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Baby Tree - Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project

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88
very good

695 Ratings
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Ratings: 695
Reviews: 343
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 11.51%
Wants: 60
Gots: 89 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Quadrupel (Quad) |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
Quadrupel with dried plums.

This beer is no longer brewed with dried plums as of June '11 batch.

(Beer added by: twelvsies on 04-21-2009)
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philipquarles

Connecticut

3.33/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

Bomber from the first batch in April '09. Pours a very dark, cloudy brown with a small light beige head that doesn't really last. Smells of bready, fruity, and even tangy yeast; pretty reminiscent of Chimay Première, actually. A wee bit of chocolate/roastiness. Sweet overall. The taste has all of the same characteristics; a doughy but fruity yeast presence, along with a good amount of sweet, dark malt. Brown sugar. Very sweet finish that leaves a rather cloying aftertaste; kind of like Cracker Jacks. Warming. Full body. Too sweet, though I guess that keeps with the style.

Serving type: bottle

09-29-2009 04:11:30 | More by philipquarles
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A - Poured a deep brown with a small head that leaves nice lacing in a chalice.
S - The nose is dark fruit and sweet.
T - Its close to the smell with lots of the fruit, plums, cherry. A bit earthy and of course yeast.
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From the 650 ml. bottle with an expiration date of February 2014. Sampled on May 29, 2014. So I am beyond the expiration date but it is a Quad and that makes a lot of difference. Served about 50 degrees.

A gorgeous looking mahogany brown-amber with reddish hues and a modest off-white head that fades some but does not disappear.

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Baby Tree from Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project
88 out of 100 based on 695 ratings.