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Smuttynose Winter Ale - Smuttynose Brewing Company

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83
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845 Ratings
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Ratings: 845
Reviews: 469
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 11.68%
Wants: 8
Gots: 24 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Smuttynose Brewing Company visit their website
New Hampshire, United States

Style | ABV
Dubbel |  5.83% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Smuttynose Winter Ale is a full-bodied, amber beer brewed with a special Trappist ale yeast. Stylistically reminiscent of a Belgian Abbey Double, it features fruity aromas and flavor, balanced by soft Crystal hops. Warming, mellow & pleasantly complex, Smuttynose Winter Ale is your perfect cold weather companion.

30 IBU

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 10-30-2005)
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Ratings: 845 | Reviews: 469 | Display Reviews Only:
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3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

aqualung23, Feb 22, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

Johnroby, Feb 20, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

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dbaraniak, Feb 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

maketheheartglad, Feb 12, 2014
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4.48/5  rDev +21.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

One of the best winter ales I've tried in a long time. Smooth mellow taste, very drinkable, no weird flavors like many winter ales these days. The only problem is it is disappearing fast along with the winter but this beer could work all year long. I hope they can repeat.

mikalis, Feb 12, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

MonicaC, Feb 12, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

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4/5  rDev +8.7%

AgentMunky, Feb 07, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

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4/5  rDev +8.7%

emwild12, Feb 04, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

mrfrancis, Feb 02, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

paulish, Feb 02, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

dtomes, Feb 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

Danmullens1, Feb 01, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

nhirsch04, Jan 31, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a dark ruby, with a nice sudsy head of off-white bubbles. Lovely lattice-like lacing.

Nose is caramel malts, with a hint of fruit and some light spice. Subtle and pleasing to the olfactory unit.

Taste is pleasant as well, and complex to boot. I get some fruity malts and yeasts that collide with cinnamon and nutmeg touches. This is an easy to enjoy ale that works perfectly on a wintry, snowy morning! Prost!

secondtooth, Jan 29, 2014
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4/5  rDev +8.7%

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4/5  rDev +8.7%

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DeFaz, Jan 21, 2014
Smuttynose Winter Ale from Smuttynose Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 845 ratings.