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Snow Day Winter Ale - New Belgium Brewing

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Snow Day Winter AleSnow Day Winter Ale

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BA SCORE
83
good

1,346 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 1,346
Reviews: 363
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 14.25%
Wants: 28
Gots: 50 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Pleasantly hoppy, Snow Day carries the subtle chocolate and caramel flavors of a new brewing malt known as Midnight Wheat. The Styrian Golding, Centennial and Cascade hops bring the backbone of hoppy bitterness to complement the roasty undertones. This beer is the deep garnet of a roasted walnut and presents a creamy tan head, floating artfully atop. Snow Day is bold and hoppy, drinkable and strong.

(Beer added by: NStLincoln on 10-14-2011)
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Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

11-15-2012 23:01:31 | More by alrhodesjr
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gungoat

Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

03-07-2012 01:44:40 | More by gungoat
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jtd335

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

01-31-2012 11:43:50 | More by jtd335
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SoCalBeerBabe

California

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

12-18-2013 20:31:41 | More by SoCalBeerBabe
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cbcrunch

Wyoming

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

03-12-2013 17:36:20 | More by cbcrunch
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JRBecks

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

11-05-2012 20:12:15 | More by JRBecks
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Mjmoon15

Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

01-04-2012 02:26:07 | More by Mjmoon15
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threedaggers

Kentucky

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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MisterKilderkin

California

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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08-10-2012 05:55:02 | More by xGreatWallx
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Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

01-15-2012 04:36:26 | More by otto251068
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North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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Georgia

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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Kansas

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

07-14-2012 18:31:44 | More by Reed
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chadski

California

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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North Carolina

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Kansas

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

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sergio1va

California

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours to a dark brown/mahogany color with off white head. Exactly what you expect of a Winter Beer- dark and mysterious.
Smells of Coffee, chocolate and hints of nuts.
Taste up front is somewgat of bitter dark chocolate- love it. Bitterness subsides giving way to a malt profile that reminds me of Newcastle or Smithwicks.
At 6.2% ABV it doesn't take much to feel warm and fuzzy while sipping this beer.

Serving type: bottle

02-09-2012 04:52:09 | More by sergio1va
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harlotry

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

12-31-2011 01:29:18 | More by harlotry
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New York

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

01-27-2012 08:28:48 | More by JRod1969
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cdwil

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

12-28-2011 15:26:53 | More by cdwil
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DukeX13

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

01-13-2013 04:37:31 | More by DukeX13
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martyl1000

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

02-06-2012 01:16:35 | More by martyl1000
Snow Day Winter Ale from New Belgium Brewing
83 out of 100 based on 1,346 ratings.