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Preservation Series: Or Xata - The Bruery

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BA SCORE
87
very good

255 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 255
Reviews: 32
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 11.34%
Wants: 17
Gots: 37 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Blonde ale brewed with rice, cinnamon, and vanilla beans.

(Beer added by: ehammond1 on 07-15-2013)
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Reviews by Alieniloquium:
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Alieniloquium

Florida

2.71/5  rDev -30.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

750 mL bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - A little hazy. Deep orange. Nice white head. Thick collar and nice surface foam.

Smell - Vanilla is most prevalent. Cinnamon behind it. I guess some graininess. Kinda like a wheatwine.

Taste - Sweet. Lots of vanilla. Spice builds into the flavor and lingers in the finish. The middle is an odd sweet body. I suppose that's rice, because it doesn't taste like malt.

Mouthfeel - Heavy and sweet, but not by Bruery standards. Medium carbonation.

Overall - Having had two Or Xata beers, I can safely say I don't think I would enjoy the title beverage.

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2014 01:16:27 | More by Alieniloquium
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Tastes like cake batter. Very sweet taste with a lot of vanilla. Not a lot of booze in the taste. Pours a very yellow color with not much head. Very good!

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Preservation Series: Or Xata from The Bruery
87 out of 100 based on 255 ratings.