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Holly Jolly Christmas Ale - Fat Heads Brewery & Saloon

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Holly Jolly Christmas AleHolly Jolly Christmas Ale

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BA SCORE
85
very good

147 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 147
Reviews: 23
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 11.87%
Wants: 6
Gots: 16 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Fat Heads Brewery & Saloon visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Herbed / Spiced Beer |  7.40% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BB1313 on 12-07-2012)
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12-21-2013 23:40:51 | More by rieg21
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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

12-21-2013 04:23:24 | More by M1A2
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12-21-2013 02:00:22 | More by Hermthegerm
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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

12-21-2013 00:17:30 | More by davemathews68
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4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

12-19-2013 17:31:38 | More by JayKay412
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4/5  rDev +5.5%

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Florida

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

12-19-2013 01:09:55 | More by kylehay2004
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Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

12-18-2013 19:31:03 | More by outoffocus
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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

12-17-2013 14:59:47 | More by Segelstrom
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ZachRusk

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

12-16-2013 00:54:29 | More by ZachRusk
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Knapp85

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

12-15-2013 23:57:29 | More by Knapp85
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DCHritz

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +5.5%

12-15-2013 20:23:43 | More by DCHritz
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Artjsantos

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

12-14-2013 20:14:47 | More by Artjsantos
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Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

12-14-2013 20:13:28 | More by TasteTester
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DustinSWB

Florida

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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

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Ohio

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Ohio

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zimm421

Ohio

3.95/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a stemless wine glass. Appears a beautiful deep amber color with a nice tan head. The head has good staying power, and leaves decent lacing.

The nose has hints of ginger, honey, spices and sweet caramel malt. Very nice aroma here, just what you would expect. The taste is right in line with this with the malts dominating, and the honey playing a supporting role. The spices also come through in the forefront with ginger and cinnamon dominating. The combinations here work really well, and the hops even seem to appear in the finish with a little floral note.

The mouthfeel is medium to full bodied, with active carbonation, and there's a pretty sticky finish that you can feel for a good 30 seconds after each sip. Overall, this is a good winter beer / Christmas ale. Not the best style on earth, but this gets the job done when you're looking for something to warm you up or looking for something that fits in during the season.

Serving type: bottle

12-13-2013 01:01:19 | More by zimm421
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Ohio

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Ohio

4/5  rDev +5.5%

12-09-2013 00:46:32 | More by Snooprobirob
Holly Jolly Christmas Ale from Fat Heads Brewery & Saloon
85 out of 100 based on 147 ratings.