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Honey Lavender Ale - Garrison Brewing Company

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Honey Lavender AleHoney Lavender Ale

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Reviews: 2
Hads: 9
Avg: 3.3
pDev: 27.88%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Garrison Brewing Company visit their website
Nova Scotia, Canada

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Long813 on 08-31-2011

Brewed with English lavender harvested from Meander River Farms and wildflowers honey from G.G. Smeltzer & Son in Shubenacadie, this lovely strong ale features the delicate flavours of honey, malt & lavender with a hint of lemon.

15 IBU
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Reviews: 2 | Hads: 9
Reviews by Long813:
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3.24/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A: Pours a cloudy pale orange body with a thin film of white head. Retention and lacing is poor.

S: Beautiful aroma's of honey, lavender and bready wheat.

T: Flavours are much weaker than the aroma, the honey is the strongest notes with lavender and wheat following. Overall it is weak and very pale.

M: Light bodied with high carbonation. The texture is water like and leaves slight notes of wheat and lavender. Alcohol is not noticeable.

O: Good idea, but I feel it fell short in the taste section.

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3/5  rDev -9.1%

Poured from 500mL bottle. Obviously a strong lavender aroma, unfortunately it makes me think of soap. Appearance is a cloudy golden colour with a white head. Has medium sweet taste that lingers. A medium body, with oily texture, and average carbonation. The finish is strong with honey with a bit of lavender. Not a bad brew, but a bit heavy on the honey for me.

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Honey Lavender Ale from Garrison Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.