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Brew Ho Ho Holiday Ale - Bootlegger's Brewery

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Brew Ho Ho Holiday Ale
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 20.18%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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California, United States

Style | ABV
Winter Warmer |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

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(Beer added by: Halcyondays on 01-19-2013)
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3.54/5  rDev +3.5%

Bottle pour at mrbubbler's tasting.

Pours a clear brown with a foamy khaki head that settles to wisps of film on top of the beer. Small dots of lace slowly drip into the remaining beer on the drink down. Smell is of malt, brown sugar, cinnamon, and other Christmas spice aromas. Taste is much the same with malt and spice flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of spice bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good beer with a solid spice presence for the style.

08-26-2013 15:21:31 | More by UCLABrewN84
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2.25/5  rDev -34.2%

08-25-2013 06:40:39 | More by drewone
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4/5  rDev +17%

06-04-2013 17:06:50 | More by blguillen
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3.88/5  rDev +13.5%

22 oz. bomber,

A: Pours a dark brown with a medium light tan head. Fair head retention, light spotty lace.

S: Honey, orange peel, gingerbread, Christmas cookies, Christmas spice, clove.

T: Good malt flavour, though not as big as I would have hoped. Real nice citrus zest mixed with the Christmas spice. Noticable honey in the finish.

M: Medium-bodied, frothy carbonation, nice long aftertaste for the style.

O: A good Christmas beer, I don't know why it showed up in bombers now, a taste of the holiday season a month late.

01-19-2013 04:23:58 | More by Halcyondays
Brew Ho Ho Holiday Ale from Bootlegger's Brewery
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