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Giddy Up! - New Belgium Brewing

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Giddy Up!Giddy Up!

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BA SCORE
82
good

252 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 252
Reviews: 86
rAvg: 3.6
pDev: 15.28%
Wants: 4
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Maudite on 08-22-2008)
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jlivings757

Virginia

2.5/5  rDev -30.6%

12-12-2013 19:35:55 | More by jlivings757
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ZachKelly

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

12-11-2013 01:43:40 | More by ZachKelly
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dylntbrown

North Dakota

3/5  rDev -16.7%

12-10-2013 01:39:15 | More by dylntbrown
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JohnBender

Texas

3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

12-09-2013 02:32:10 | More by JohnBender
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emerge077

Illinois

3.34/5  rDev -7.2%

Best by: FEB032013.

Saturated copper color, good clarity, some rising carbonation visible. Frothy collar of tan foam, spindly lace in the glass. Good surface coverage, creamy surface texture.

Earthy aroma of mild coffee, odd yeastiness.

Coffee is present in the taste, though subdued and mellow. Earthy mellow coffee and light toasted malt. Carbed a little high, it feels frothy across the palate. Overall its fun to try this retro beer, but wasn't all that exciting.

12-08-2013 04:12:08 | More by emerge077
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JoninVT

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

12-05-2013 04:09:04 | More by JoninVT
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Spider889

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +25%

12-01-2013 22:56:51 | More by Spider889
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MidwestBA

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

12-01-2013 04:17:33 | More by MidwestBA
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gregu2

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

12-01-2013 02:11:02 | More by gregu2
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maxk

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

11-30-2013 18:28:53 | More by maxk
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jsprain1

Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

11-30-2013 14:24:57 | More by jsprain1
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Yesdog

Illinois

2.75/5  rDev -23.6%

11-28-2013 01:33:00 | More by Yesdog
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leroybrown10

Missouri

4/5  rDev +11.1%

11-28-2013 00:02:18 | More by leroybrown10
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yaksurf

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +11.1%

11-27-2013 16:51:27 | More by yaksurf
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DaveMiller

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

11-26-2013 14:29:18 | More by DaveMiller
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jwc215

Wisconsin

3.83/5  rDev +6.4%

Pours ruby brown with a thin to wispy off-white head. Trailing lace drapes down the glass.

The smell is of lemon, floral notes, mint, spiced bread, roasted coffee.

The taste is of medium, approaching dark, malt (dark toffee), roasted mild coffee, hint of tangy lemon. Spicy, dry-ish finish.

It is smooth, effervescent/spritzy, but not fizzy. It leaves a fresh, pleasant aftertaste.

This is a unique beer - blends a malty character with coffee and lemon, without the porter/stout character - more towards amber ale (as it is categorized). Didn't know by the description if it would work, but it sure does!

11-25-2013 19:09:30 | More by jwc215
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mkf629

Kansas

3.5/5  rDev -2.8%

11-24-2013 05:15:34 | More by mkf629
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sgttibbs

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -16.7%

11-24-2013 05:14:39 | More by sgttibbs
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Mrose78

Arizona

3.25/5  rDev -9.7%

11-23-2013 02:00:06 | More by Mrose78
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jsanford

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

11-22-2013 22:51:38 | More by jsanford
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dhbiker0889

Colorado

3/5  rDev -16.7%

11-21-2013 21:03:24 | More by dhbiker0889
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MITCHELLMPLS

Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev +4.2%

11-21-2013 16:19:18 | More by MITCHELLMPLS
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mhaugo

California

4.25/5  rDev +18.1%

11-21-2013 16:17:15 | More by mhaugo
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illidurit

California

2.25/5  rDev -37.5%

11-21-2013 02:44:10 | More by illidurit
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PatM

Illinois

4/5  rDev +11.1%

How can a beer be retired if I'm drinking it now? ROTFLMAO I just picked up a variety 12 pack of New Belgium at the local Jewel Osco. Nice surprise to find a supposed retired beer. I'm new to the review thing so bare with me. Taste good, smells good, head good, lacing good.

11-20-2013 01:31:01 | More by PatM
Giddy Up! from New Belgium Brewing
82 out of 100 based on 252 ratings.