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Christmas Ale - Sly Fox Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
85
very good

84 Ratings
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Ratings: 84
Reviews: 25
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 12.7%
Wants: 3
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sly Fox Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
Winter Warmer |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: NeroFiddled on 11-24-2002)
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robdip9

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +25.7%

01-23-2014 14:39:20 | More by robdip9
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Cylinsier

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Tap

Pours clear reddish brown with a yellowish head. Retains as a film.

Smells of cinnamon, nutmeg, and biscuit malt.

Biscuit malt with brown sugar, cinnamon, and cloves.

Medium to thin body with tingly carbonation on the tongue.

Pretty tasty winter ale with good spice flavor and aroma, worth a try but could stand to have a fuller body.

Serving type: on-tap

01-23-2014 01:27:06 | More by Cylinsier
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scottbrew4u

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

01-08-2014 02:35:36 | More by scottbrew4u
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Mcballz13

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +12.4%

01-08-2014 00:49:43 | More by Mcballz13
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mendvicdog

Maryland

3.25/5  rDev -14%

01-06-2014 19:52:08 | More by mendvicdog
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tdm168

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

01-04-2014 02:04:27 | More by tdm168
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BeerForMuscle

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

01-03-2014 23:47:27 | More by BeerForMuscle
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NonicPanic

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -14%

01-02-2014 21:41:33 | More by NonicPanic
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jungj3

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +12.4%

12-30-2013 23:08:36 | More by jungj3
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oriolesfan4

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

12-30-2013 04:37:47 | More by oriolesfan4
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Amandazor

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.8%

12-28-2013 22:11:41 | More by Amandazor
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sketchyhoodie

New York

4/5  rDev +5.8%

12-27-2013 03:17:44 | More by sketchyhoodie
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BodiesLexus

New York

4/5  rDev +5.8%

12-26-2013 04:09:56 | More by BodiesLexus
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ccrida

Oregon

3.86/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

2013 version of the 750 ml corked and caged bottle, poured into my new Steelers shaker pint for xmas. Appearance is caramel brown with a light tan head leaving light sticky lace.

Smell is sweet malt and mulling spices, exactly as advertised.

Taste is pretty good, surprisingly! I find spiced beers tend to be heavy handed, especially with the strong nose, but the integration and balance are pretty good. Somewhat lithe in fact.

Mouthfeel is light and very dry.

Drinkability is pretty good, a solid Xmas beer with just enough spice to bring the cheer without the pain! Still, one 750 is enough for me, for the year.

Serving type: bottle

12-25-2013 19:54:12 | More by ccrida
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jmdrpi

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

12-25-2013 19:01:34 | More by jmdrpi
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TimHitchings

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +5.8%

12-23-2013 02:28:32 | More by TimHitchings
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mikehillman

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.4%

12-22-2013 00:10:07 | More by mikehillman
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bigeyedfish89

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +12.4%

12-20-2013 14:01:57 | More by bigeyedfish89
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scfatallis

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.8%

12-19-2013 19:04:24 | More by scfatallis
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Beer4Baltimore

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

12-18-2013 00:46:51 | More by Beer4Baltimore
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JC333

New York

3/5  rDev -20.6%

12-16-2013 00:18:29 | More by JC333
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pearljam118

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

12-14-2013 17:36:55 | More by pearljam118
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Dreamer

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -20.6%

12-10-2013 23:15:20 | More by Dreamer
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aszatk01

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.8%

12-10-2013 19:26:41 | More by aszatk01
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kmos27

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

12-08-2013 04:22:44 | More by kmos27
Christmas Ale from Sly Fox Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 84 ratings.