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2° Below Winter Ale - New Belgium Brewing

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1,037 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,037
Reviews: 557
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 12.91%
Wants: 20
Gots: 29 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-23-2005)
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Kevin-Wieken

Minnesota

3.7/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

2° Below Ale
New Belgium Brewing, Colorado
---from bottle to pint glass---

Appearance
Bright and clean copper, two fingers of ivory head, excellent lacing.

Smell
Bright floral aroma, pine, bready.

Taste
Spicey herbal flavors give way to bready, bready and caramel malts, finishes with some bitter hoppy notes – reminds me of bitter apple skin.

Mouth-feel
Light to medium body, good carbonation, good lingering bitter calls for another sip.

Overall
I like this. Looks bland, but surprises you after every sip. A good bitter beer. Bready (did I already say that?) I like the apple notes. I could drink a few of these and be happy.

Serving type: bottle

12-17-2013 20:10:45 | More by Kevin-Wieken
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2° Below Winter Ale from New Belgium Brewing
82 out of 100 based on 1,037 ratings.