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Harvest Ale - Goose Island Beer Co.

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Ratings: 1,010
Reviews: 400
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 12.3%
Wants: 26
Gots: 28 | FT: 0
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Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
Dark auburn color, citrus hop aroma, caramel flavor, medium body

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-03-2007)
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dismal

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3.8/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4

Pours a bright copper color with a one finger kind of frothy head. After a few minutes the head goes down but is still there. Leaves ok lacing. The smell is malty to me at first then the hops come out after. Theres also a bit of caramel in there. Taste is a little hoppy, mainly citrus hops. The caramel is there and ends kind of malty. Bitter but finishes easily. Kind of has that familiar Goose Island taste (at least of the Honkers Ale). Mouthfeel may be a bit thin but it could just be the style, I'm not to sure on these. A lower ABV this one is drinkable. Like I said it reminds me of the Honkers Ale which I love so this one I could do all night. Good stuff from Goose Island again which I've pretty much come to expect.

Serving type: bottle

09-23-2009 19:09:14 | More by dismal
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Harvest Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
84 out of 100 based on 1,010 ratings.