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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

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-04-2003)
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thatruth

Washington

4.63/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: pours a nuclear gold color into a beautiful orange-lit amber in the glass. off-white, almost beige middle finger head, proper grasping lacing, both which stick around a while. body just hazy and bubbly enough.

S: extremely vibrant. like a warm summer's day at the lake. peaches, apricot, citrus hops, hint of coriander.

T: So far I cannot wait to taste this beer. If the first two categories are any indication, I'm in for a treat. Spicy and aromatic approach to a quick, dry finish.

M: Greets and bids adieu to the palette in the most conservative and pleasant of ways. A real pleasure to drink. Bready afters.

O: A truly great find. Nothing wrong I can see or am able to complain about in this brew, and what's more I truly enjoyed it. 3.69 before tax is a little high for a 12 oz, but with quality like this it truly is worth every penny. Highly suggested for a wedding or important get together. Beautiful styling on the bottle, beautiful brew in the glass. Honestly just became one of if not my favorite brews.

*Bottled on: "03/01/12"

Serving type: bottle

12-06-2012 21:52:34 | More by thatruth
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Matilda from Goose Island Beer Co.
90 out of 100 based on 3,522 ratings.