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Hibernation Ale - Great Divide Brewing Company

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Hibernation AleHibernation Ale

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

2,187 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,187
Reviews: 1,064
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 11.17%
Wants: 96
Gots: 110 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Great Divide Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Old Ale |  8.70% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-26-2001)
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SchmoTerp

Alabama

3.75/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Cooked a light fish dinner and was looking for an ale to try it with. I was looking for more of a pale ale and was thrown a bit off guard with the darkness and robust-ness of this ale. Then I read the label and realized that it was a winter old ale and tried it again and it all made a bit more sense.

Pours with little head and a brown-red color. Although it is fairly clear in color, its taste is anything but clear. Malty and thick, this beer is robust with some hoppiness to it, particularly toward the end of the taste.

Certainly worthwhile and I would recommend. I imagine it would be much better if drunk during winter months.

Serving type: bottle

04-30-2008 01:24:39 | More by SchmoTerp
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Hibernation Ale from Great Divide Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 2,187 ratings.