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German Alt - Hollister Brewing Co.

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German Alt
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 2
Avg: 2.99
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Hollister Brewing Co.
California, United States | website

Style | ABV
Altbier | 5.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: t0rin0 on 02-07-2010

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 2
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3.03/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of t0rin0
2.98/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 2.5

On tap at Hollister 2/5/10

Pours golden brown, plenty clear, nice head and some lace but the head disappers quickly.

Aroma is dry and malty and very altbier-like.

Flavor is between a restrained altbier and a crappy steam beer complete with a (slight) hint of butter and a certain funkiness.

Body is light as it should be and if it weren't for the crappiness of the beer it would be a good hot weather beer or possibly something to compliment delicate European food flavors.

Not sure what they are trying to pull here but I get the impression that they are confusing styles. From my notes: "some decent German Alt taste but more shitty Steam beer taste".

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German Alt from Hollister Brewing Co.
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