Brown Recluse - Jackie O's Pub & Brewery
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3.9/5 rDev -2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
I had this on-tap during the event this weekend at Jackie O's. Poured into a sample glass.
Appearance: Pours a reddish brown with a layer of cream off white head that fades to a layer on top of the beer.
Smell: Sour vinegar with some tart red wine notes. The is a mildly nutty sweetness from the malt.
Taste: Sour vinegar and red wine show up as they did in the smell. I'm picking up some maple syrup, and enjoying it. The finish is tart and funky.
Mouthfeel: Medium body with tingly smooth carbonation and a dry finish.
Overall: The maple and sour notes went together quite well. I never would have thought of it, but it wasn't mind blowing either. I would have this one again.
Serving type: on-tap
12-04-2011 20:06:34 | More by oline73
Brown Recluse from Jackie O's Pub & Brewery
89 out of 100 based on 90 ratings.