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Alt"er" Ego - Pennsylvania Brewing Company

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Alt"er" Ego
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 10.84%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Pennsylvania Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Altbier |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: Todd on 04-20-2008)
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3/5  rDev -18.7%

billbeers, Jun 10, 2013
Photo of bigdog73
4/5  rDev +8.4%

bigdog73, Aug 17, 2012
Photo of Stinkypuss
3.85/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pennsylvania Brewing Co.
Alt "er" ego
4.5% ABV

LOOK: From the tap it pours a rich amber brown color with a fine clarity.

SMELL: The nose is greeted with some soft fruity aromas, sweet roasted malts, lager yeast

TASTE: Upfront flavors are rich and malty. Some tasters have detected raisin and dark fruits. Brown sugar, caramel, low bitterness. There is a toasted edge to the malts. Rich and satisfying flavors.

FEEL: Medium to full bodied, solid feel. Well carbonated.

OVERALL: Glad to see Penn bring this one back after some years of being retired. A tasty, accessible dark lager that would be a solid compliment to grilled pork.

Stinkypuss, May 06, 2012
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3.9/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Strange I'm the first to review this beer, I wish I had taken more detailed notes. On-tap at the brewery.

A nice rich mahogoney color with ruby highlights and a white head.

Smells very sweet, malts with caramel and molasses.

Taste follows smell. A nice, rich and sweet flavor. Notes of molasses and caramel, just a slight roasted character. Actually has a somewhat dry finish. Medium bodied, good carbonation.

Pretty good beer overall, I hope others agree.

Hojaminbag, May 16, 2008
Alt"er" Ego from Pennsylvania Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.