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Marruca - Birra Amiata

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Marruca
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6 Ratings
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Ratings: 6
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 9.81%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Birra Amiata visit their website
Italy

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 05-12-2012)
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ste5venla

California

4/5  rDev +9%

01-16-2014 20:35:38 | More by ste5venla
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rudabegga9

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

12-30-2013 16:28:43 | More by rudabegga9
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dcmchew

Romania

3.89/5  rDev +6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours hazy orange with a huge 2-3 finger head, extremely sticky and foamy.
Cascade hops dominate the smell, with citrus and green notes. There's also coriander and honey.
Huge citrus notes on a pale malt background. Lots of oranges (with unripe dry orange rind), lime, tangerine and grapefruit. Exotic notes also, with lychee and dragonfruit. Some peach also. Buttery feel, with lots of honey on top. Spicy yeasts, giving off coriander, pepper and hints of vanilla. Low floral notes, bigger herbal and bitter hoppy finish, typical for a Cascade dry hopped.
Body is medium, somewhat creamy and borderline fizzy also.
A really nice artisanal brew, a good one from Amiata.

Serving type: bottle

12-16-2013 18:05:10 | More by dcmchew
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Jsher

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

06-23-2013 15:41:41 | More by Jsher
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dfernandez77

California

3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

05-25-2013 03:56:23 | More by dfernandez77
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TMoney2591

Illinois

2.9/5  rDev -21%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Served in a Chicago Bears shaker pint glass.

A brand new brewery to our area. This offering is a Belgian pale ale (or so I believe) brewed with marruca honey (though the translated Italian story I read may or may not suggest it was brewed with "honey thorns"...). It pours a hazy bright pale orange-gold topped by a finger or so of white foam. The nose comprises clove, cardamom, orange zest, and coriander. Everything comes off sweeter than I expected. The taste is dominated by a mildly bitter orange peel flavor, with a touch of coriander and soap to back it up. The sweetness and spiciness of the smell are both absent here on the tongue, which comes across decidedly one-dimensional. The body is a rather light medium, with a moderate carbonation, a somewhat thin feel, and a sorta dry finish. Overall, an alright beer at best, one I don't see myself picking up again (especially at that outrageous (Italian craft beer) price).

Serving type: bottle

05-12-2012 01:44:37 | More by TMoney2591
Marruca from Birra Amiata
- out of 100 based on 6 ratings.