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Nickel Brook Woodstock Headstock IPA - Better Bitters Brewing Co.

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Nickel Brook Woodstock Headstock IPA
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3 Ratings
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.52
pDev: 2.84%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Better Bitters Brewing Co. visit their website
Ontario, Canada

Style | ABV
American IPA |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TheSevenDuffs on 09-30-2011)
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Photo of TheSevenDuffs
3.4/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On cask at C'est What.
Oak Aged version of Headstock IPA.

A - Medium amber colour, slightly murky. Small amount of white head that quickly disappeared.

S -Some floral and citrus notes with some sweetness. Light nose for the abv. Didn't get the oak.

T - Good bitterness with floral and light citrus flavours. A noticeable caramel malt backbone is present as well. Again, the wood/oak flavours were not very detectable.

M - Light to medium body. Light carbonation.

TheSevenDuffs, Sep 30, 2011
Photo of ThinkAgain
3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

ThinkAgain, Dec 22, 2012
Photo of tbeckett
3.65/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Cask pint at Beau's Oktoberfest. From notes.

A - Poured amber with a white soapy head. Bright.

S - Bready with resinous hops and earth.

T - Some wood, hops, earth, dark smelling rich resinous hops, earth and wood with dark bread. No citrus.

M - Light carbonation, medium to full body and bitter.

O/D - Rich and interesting. The oak definately had an affect on the hops, perhaps changing their complexion. Tasty.

tbeckett, Oct 02, 2011
Nickel Brook Woodstock Headstock IPA from Better Bitters Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.