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Honker's Ale - Goose Island Beer Co.

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BA SCORE
83
good

3,260 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 3,260
Reviews: 1,024
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 12.02%
Wants: 59
Gots: 260 | 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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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Appearance:
Amber-golden color, clear. Lots of bubbles rising up. Thick frothy head.

Aroma:
Citrus, herbal, fruity, toasted, bready.

Taste:
Bready, toasted malts, grainy, slight toffee. Hop bitterness is low-medium, citrus, herbal, a little earthy. Finish is fruity, crisp, semi-dry. Body is light-medium, crisp, refreshing, a little dry.

Overall:
It's an excellent beer.

mjurney, Oct 07, 2013
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Honker's Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
83 out of 100 based on 3,260 ratings.