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Apricot Coriander Ale - McCann's Food & Brew

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Apricot Coriander Ale
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 1
Avg: 4.12
pDev: n/a
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McCann's Food & Brew
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  ABV ?

Availability: Fall

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Beer added by: ZAP on 01-18-2009

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 1
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4.12/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Here's the brewer's description:"Brewed with Belgian malt and French hops, this ale is blended with a tasty addition of apricots and gently spiced with East Indian coriander which contributes a light orange/citrus like flavor. A wonderful, light refreshing ale."

My review:

A-Gold color...impressive clarity for an ale...little head from the growler pour..

S-Apricots. peaches and cream, very nice...no off notes..

T-Apricots are evident but not overwhelming which is the way I like a beer like this...as described by the brewer the coriander adds a subtle "orange peel" flavor...there is also a little of the peaches and cream notes on the taste which I think really make this beer special.

M-Light side of medium bodied...medium carbonation...light maltiness...perhaps a little watery but this is meant to be a refresher not a sipper so I think that fits fine.

D-I'm impressed with this one...when I drink an Apricot Coriander I want to taste apricots and coriander and I do in this one....a refreshing, interesting fruit beer.

*Seems to have lingered on tap from October until January....might fit better as a summer patio beer but I'm surprised it hasn't moved quicker....nice beer.

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Apricot Coriander Ale from McCann's Food & Brew
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