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Preservation Series: Or Xata - The Bruery

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BA SCORE
87
very good

309 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 309
Reviews: 36
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 11.34%
Wants: 25
Gots: 50 | FT: 11
Brewed by:
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California, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: ehammond1 on 07-15-2013

Blonde ale brewed with rice, cinnamon, and vanilla beans.
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Ratings: 309 | Reviews: 36
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A - Pours a red mahogany in color body with a one finger eggshell head. Not much retention or lacing going on here.

S - Definitely a healthy mix of cinnamon and vanilla on the nose. Like a reviewer below me stated, getting a cream soda vibe here.

T - Vanilla takes over here and the cinnamon goes to the background. The blonde base isn't hidden and a grainy aspect of rice pokes in & out.

M - Light body and medium carbonation. The vanilla wasn't cloying to me, but I could see how it would be for some.

O - Such a fun, easy drinking beer. The Bruery knows how to make an odd mix of ingredients come together and be a pleasure to drink.

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Preservation Series: Or Xata from The Bruery
87 out of 100 based on 309 ratings.