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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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coldmeat23

Oklahoma

4.38/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

GLASS: Over-sized Wine Glass
TEMP: Cellared @ approx 45 degrees

Dark ruby tinged amber liquid. Decent head which has good retention and some pretty good lacing.

Big, dark roasted coffee hits first. Strong, sweet maltiness follows. Hints of chocolate ice cream. Slight vanilla caramel notes. Good dark fruit presence. Tobacco notes.
Nose is quite complex and inviting.

Like a chocolate coffee malt. Hefty roasted malt backbone. Sweet caramel/brown sugar notes. Hints of espresso. Nice dark fruit presence, here. Good yeast presence. Slight oakiness.

Very nice and silky smooth. Great carbonation level.

Tasty, tasty, and quite drinkable. Many more of these shall be consumed, now that they are readily available to me.

Serving type: bottle

11-13-2008 21:04:01 | More by coldmeat23
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Hibernation Ale from Great Divide Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 2,187 ratings.