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Penn Ginger Beer - Pennsylvania Brewing Company

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Penn Ginger Beer
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Ratings: 11
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 17.54%
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
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Pennsylvania Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Herbed / Spiced Beer |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Summer

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Beer added by: 57md on 06-14-2014

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Ratings: 11 | Reviews: 2
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4.75/5  rDev +38.9%

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3.77/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a clear light champagne-like color (basically it looks like ginger ale soda) with plenty of fizz but little head. The nose has the distinct essence of real ginger – definitely not the fake smell one gets from ginger ale soda. The ginger also dominates the flavor profile but the distinct bite of hops comes on in the end to break up the ginger spiciness.

This offering is very light-bodied and highly drinkable. I’d recommend this for a summer picnic as a far better choice than the fake tasting “malternatives” that are mass produced by the big commercial brewers.

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3.26/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

LOOK: The 12 oz bottle pours a golden liquid a few shades darker than a ginger ale. Carbonated bubbles rise to the top busily.

AROMA: Ginger ale and malts. Definitely can smell the aromatics of ginger amongst the grains. Perceived sweetness is high from the nose.

TASTE: Ginger is the dominant taste with powdery malts and a twang of hop bitterness. Suggestions of honey and citrus. Slight earthy thing going on. I like ginger, so I like this. Would pair excellent with Sushi or any Asian cuisine for that matter.

FEEL: Medium bodied, highly carbonated brew. Lingering flavor of ginger and hop bitterness.

OVERALL: This is an interesting brew here, I've had a few ginger beers and this still reminds me of a Penn Beer, though of course heavy on the ginger. Rating this as an alcoholic ginger beer.

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Penn Ginger Beer from Pennsylvania Brewing Company
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