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Matilda - Goose Island Beer Co.

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

3,522 Ratings
THE BROS
99
world-class

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Ratings: 3,522
Reviews: 1,125
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 12.16%
Wants: 151
Gots: 421 | FT: 13
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Golden sunrise color, baking spice aroma, fruity biscuity malt flavor, dry body.

Users have reported some infected bottles from these batches:

4/1/10 12oz
4/17/10 12oz
4/22/10 12oz
5/20/10 12oz
4/16/10 650mL
5/21/10 650mL

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drewd0g

New York

3.95/5  rDev -2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Bottled on 4/16/10 - Infected Batch

Picked up one of these yesterday, shared it with the girl, was much more tart than we had expected. Needless to say we were pleasantly surprised. went back to my local shop today and got another bottle with the same bottled on date.

Appearance is a copper/orange color. not much in the nose, a little sourness there, but not a lot going on here. the taste is tart and makes you want to pucker. tastes sour and tart. taste is simple and nice. a nice Belgian pale with some solid sourness. not to much complexity but i'm enjoying drinking it. for $9 i think i'm gonna go dig up as many of these infected bottles as possible. will be interesting to see what they do with a couple years on them.

Serving type: bottle

01-13-2011 02:19:00 | More by drewd0g
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Matilda from Goose Island Beer Co.
90 out of 100 based on 3,522 ratings.