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Honker's Ale - Goose Island Beer Co.

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Honker's AleHonker's Ale

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BA SCORE
83
good

2,952 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 2,952
Reviews: 1,006
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 11.68%
Wants: 47
Gots: 154 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
English Bitter |  4.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Golden sunset color, fruity hop aroma, biscuity malt flavor, soft body.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-08-2001)
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MattyG85

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4.13/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Poured from 12 oz. bottle into pint glass.

Appearance: A bright golden orange. Very small white head that lingers. No noticeable lacing.

Smell: Strong sense of malt with pine hops and a hint of fruit.

Taste: Citrus and malt up front followed by a light earthy hop bitterness. Hints of caramel, spice, and bread.

Mouthfeel: Medium body with a surprisingly strong carbonation.

Overall: An interesting and tasty cross between an IPA's hops and a lager's malt.

Serving type: bottle

04-07-2011 05:49:31 | More by MattyG85
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Honker's Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
83 out of 100 based on 2,952 ratings.