The Dove - Goose Island Beer Co.

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The Dove
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Ratings: 8
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: n/a
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
English Pale Mild Ale |  4.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed to grasp the final days of summer, this very refreshing and lively English ale has a nose of fresh bread and faint fruit, with a crisp, light body and clean finish.

(Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 07-04-2013)
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Served in an imperial pint glass at the Clybourn brewpub.

The Pre-Gold Box Excursion continues with a beer described by the menu as an "English summer ale with wheat". Okay... It pours a clear amber-brass topped by a finger of lightly off-white foam. The nose comprises lightly-wet grass, wheat, light corn, and a hint of lemon peel. The taste brings in more of the same, though now the wheat is fuller and funkier, and methinks I detect a pinch of cardamom. The funkiness is off-putting, though not quite enough to make me react very viscerally. The body is a light medium, with a light moderate carbonation and a slick feel. Overall, a decent little brew, but not something I'd go for another pour of any time soon.

The Dove from Goose Island Beer Co.
- out of 100 based on 8 ratings.