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Five Rings - Goose Island Beer Co.

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Five Rings
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4 Ratings
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 3.97%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
English Bitter |  4.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: kylehay2004 on 08-11-2012)
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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

08-29-2013 04:24:21 | More by ChicagoShakeAndBake26
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TMoney2591

Illinois

3.58/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Served in a nonic pint glass at the Clybourn brewpub.

Gotta have a cask-conditioned beer before leaving Clybourn, right? This one pours a mostly clear amber topped by two fingers of cream-white foam. The nose comprises light walnut, very light caramel, and some light earthy hops. The taste brings in more o the same, though the earthy hops take on a slightly rind-y quality beneath their earthiness. The body is a light medium, with a fairly light carbonation and a very smooth feel. Overall, a nice little bitter, nothing that stands out as exceptional, but definitely a tasty cask beer for the day.

Serving type: cask

08-28-2012 21:37:41 | More by TMoney2591
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NateMac13

Illinois

4/5  rDev +5.8%

08-17-2012 14:09:10 | More by NateMac13
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kylehay2004

Florida

3.78/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Enjoyed at the Clybourn location.

A: half finger white head on a

S: a very toasty and nutty aroma. Earthy hops, wood notes and strong toasted malt presence.

T: more toasted caramel malts which are lightly sweet. Earthy hops with nut notes.

M: medium to light body, very moist with moderate carbonation.

Overall: a little watery but that's how this style is expected to be. No bitterness here really. Definitely highly drinkable.

Serving type: on-tap
@ Goose Island Clybourn, 1800 N Clybourn Ave, Chicago

08-11-2012 18:28:35 | More by kylehay2004
Five Rings from Goose Island Beer Co.
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