Serum - DuClaw Brewing Company
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Ratings: 319 | Reviews: 86 | Display Reviews Only:
3.74/5 rDev +5.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75
Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a standard pint glass. Moderately aggressive hand. The stamp on the neck is smudged, but I can make out a -"13" at the end.
A: Classic golden yellow-orange body with a slight haze. 2 fingers of sudsy, off-white head. Good retention. Moderate lacing.
S: Juicy, fruit-forward hop with elements of grape juice, tropical fruit. Light earth. Light brown sugar, caramel. Trace grapefruit, pine.
T: Moderately aggressive bitterness followed by a subdued maltiness. Transitions slowly back into a lingering bitterness and dry finish. Light alcohol presence for the 9% ABV. Occasional floral whiffs in the nose.
M: Smooth, moderate to light carbonation with a medium body. Drinks pretty well.
O: I had high expectations after enjoying a few preemptive sniffs, but in the end, it didn't quite live up to it's own olfactory hype. That being said, it was a good beer. I enjoyed it.
Serving type: bottle
04-18-2014 04:16:36 | More by fourstringer
3.51/5 rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5
Bottle > Pint Glass
A - Clear orange with one finger of fizzy white head, no lacing.
S - Biscuit and caramel malt, very sweet smelling, citrus zest
T - Sweet orange candy biscuit malt, some pine, a little citrus,
M - Bitter and incredibly sticky, a little alcohol burn
O - Just ok, sure its strong, but its just an average double IPA, East Coast style.
Serving type: bottle
04-10-2014 12:35:55 | More by Omnium
3.76/5 rDev +6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75
Poured a nice amber color
Smell of citrus, hops, and pine
I enjoyed this one at FatHeads, it had a bitter bite with hints of grapefruit and pine
It left my mouth feeling dry
Overall I liked this beer, besides leaving the mouth a bit dry, I enjoyed it. It wasn't too strong, but it satisfied my needs for an IPA.
Serving type: on-tap
04-06-2014 14:15:19 | More by GregA135
Serum from DuClaw Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 319 ratings.