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Arrogant Bastard Ale - Stone Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

8,822 Ratings
THE BROS
98
world-class

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Ratings: 8,822
Reviews: 2,794
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 12.74%
Wants: 264
Gots: 1,030 | FT: 5
Brewed by:
Stone Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 11-15-2000)
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Appearance was a clear dark brown/copper color which formed a light tan head of decent size. Aroma was more subdued than I would have expected. Primarily hops, with a mild grapefuit/grass aroma. Malt is fairly represented, but hops is primary aroma. Flavor was a lightly roasted malt, well balanced by the hops, again with a grapefruit type flavor. Some alcohol was present, but not excessive. Light to medium in body, with fairly high carbonation. The alcohol came out a little bit more as a warming sensation, and the effect of the beer was drying. Overall, a great beer which was highly drinkable.

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look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3

Poured from 22oz bottle into 16oz pint glass.
A: Large, creamy, off white head on top of a red/amber colored beer. Leaves nice lacing in the glass. Little to no carbonation.
S: Citrusy hops
T: Citrusy hops balanced very well with a malty finish. Nice lingering bitterness.
M: Medium body with a very soft mouthfeel.

This beer wastes no time in making its presence known. The hop flavors hit you as soon as the beer enters you mouth and is balanced nicely with a malty finish.

goalie33, Dec 06, 2010
Arrogant Bastard Ale from Stone Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 8,822 ratings.