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Tavern Ale - AleWerks Brewing Company

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Tavern AleTavern Ale

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BA SCORE
84
good

143 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 143
Reviews: 79
rAvg: 3.7
pDev: 10.81%
Wants: 3
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
AleWerks Brewing Company visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Bleedingshrimp on 11-06-2006)
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Ratings: 143 | Reviews: 79 | Display Reviews Only:
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67cuda

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

12-11-2013 16:59:38 | More by 67cuda
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corneliustoad

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

12-07-2013 13:18:21 | More by corneliustoad
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fishrunner

Virginia

4/5  rDev +8.1%

11-30-2013 14:52:35 | More by fishrunner
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smakawhat

Maryland

4.08/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Poured from the bottle into a nonic pint glass.

Dark chestnut out of the bottle and hitting the glass with a deep mahogany brown color. Creamy forming small head of two fingers tall, tan in color with a creamy top. Settles to a simple well sized bubbles puck and collar.

Good nose. Hints of roasty nuts and toasty bread. Light hints of chocolate as well and some milky creamy sensations.

Creamy slightly light palate hits the mouth with lots of coating sensations. Good hints of chocolate and a grainy crunch malt density. Steely like finish and moderately carbonated to make for some playful flavor profile. Nutty slightly tannic in the mid palate as well.

Overall an interesting melding of flavors for a brown and well put together, quite solid.

Serving type: bottle

10-14-2013 19:36:21 | More by smakawhat
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AWB3

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

09-26-2013 23:19:32 | More by AWB3
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AngusOg

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +14.9%

09-04-2013 10:12:42 | More by AngusOg
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PaulD

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

08-31-2013 03:23:57 | More by PaulD
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Jeffreysan

Maryland

4.23/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

12 oz bottle poured into a pint glass

Appearance: Pours a deep dark brown color, that lightens a little at the bottom of the glass with a quarter of a finger of off-white colored head that quickly disappeared into a thin wispy lacing of foam that covered the entire top of the beer.

Aroma: Lots of strong dark bread and roasted malts. There’s hints of dark chocolate and caramel as well. Very pleasant.

Taste: Very malty and bready with some nice, slight hoppy bitterness at the end. Roasted nuts and fresh bread.

Mouthfeel: Medium and a little chewy, with some really good carbonation to tickle the taste buds and coat the palate.

Overall: This is a very tasty, very satisfying brown ale. I’ll certainly get it again.

Serving type: bottle

08-29-2013 21:28:04 | More by Jeffreysan
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StoutSeth

Virginia

2/5  rDev -45.9%

08-28-2013 21:41:03 | More by StoutSeth
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kristougher

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

08-22-2013 23:39:41 | More by kristougher
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VBWharfRat

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

08-15-2013 23:44:01 | More by VBWharfRat
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edificio5

New York

3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

08-13-2013 23:25:39 | More by edificio5
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brendaniel

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

07-21-2013 21:15:04 | More by brendaniel
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bcheng

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

07-14-2013 21:45:53 | More by bcheng
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dgherm

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -12.2%

07-14-2013 12:06:28 | More by dgherm
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ChefHopMeister

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

07-14-2013 04:00:01 | More by ChefHopMeister
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Molson2000

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +8.1%

06-11-2013 21:25:05 | More by Molson2000
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CreightonSM

New York

3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

06-10-2013 17:22:51 | More by CreightonSM
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dbell23

Tennessee

4/5  rDev +8.1%

05-27-2013 00:00:13 | More by dbell23
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obywan59

Virginia

3.74/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours a crystal clear deep amber with a 2 1/2 finger head. Decent lacing.

The aroma is really nutty with sweet malt.

Sweet with the flavor of light chocolate and caramel. Nutty here as well with some nice hoppy bitterness.

Moderate to moderately light in body. slight carbonation. Creamy and slightly stidky.

Decent offering for my first W. Alewerks sampling. Tasty, creamy and an easy drinker. It makes for a nice spring beer. Not too thick, not too thin.

Serving type: bottle

05-01-2013 01:35:50 | More by obywan59
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sdsimkins

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

04-08-2013 04:49:11 | More by sdsimkins
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campfirebrew

New York

3.5/5  rDev -5.4%

04-04-2013 17:11:13 | More by campfirebrew
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rorjets

Connecticut

4.5/5  rDev +21.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Found this six pack at a local Food Lion in Newport News, VA while staying with my cousin for a visit. I wish I had picked up a couple more, as we plowed right thru the six, and they were delicious! One of the better Ales I have had recently. I will definitely search it out the next time I am in the area, as I don't think it gets wide distribution.

Serving type: bottle

03-22-2013 14:18:28 | More by rorjets
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rmargeson

New York

3.75/5  rDev +1.4%

03-16-2013 12:06:41 | More by rmargeson
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Raiders757

Virginia

4/5  rDev +8.1%

03-15-2013 00:01:27 | More by Raiders757
Tavern Ale from AleWerks Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 143 ratings.