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Melange No. 3 - The Bruery

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Melange No. 3Melange No. 3

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

1,317 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 1,317
Reviews: 221
rAvg: 4.44
pDev: 9.46%
Wants: 769
Gots: 621 | FT: 57
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  15.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
A blend of Black Tuesday, anniversary ale, and White Oak Sap.

(Beer added by: Floydster on 02-14-2009)
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craytonic

District of Columbia

3.78/5  rDev -14.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: nice dark pour with a touch of mahogany, good head, no lacing.

Smell: Booze hits you in the face immediately like a brick wall, lots of bourbon but also heavy alcohol. Lots of vanilla, oak, toffee, and molasses as well. Alcohol overload.

Smell: Burning booze up front, the smell was more bourbon but the taste is all alcohol. Incredibly rich, full of bourbon, fudge brownies, brown sugar, toffee, molasses, vanilla, and caramel. Very rich, but just too much alcohol.

Mouthfeel: could use a touch more carbonation, but otherwise very rich.

Drinkability: Incredibly rich, but the enormous booze factor makes more than a glass a chore.

Most of the scores took a hit as it is really too much booze, a bit too sweet, and a bit too flat. I think it would be better on tap.

Serving type: bottle

08-13-2010 01:50:07 | More by craytonic
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Melange No. 3 from The Bruery
98 out of 100 based on 1,317 ratings.