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Eye of the Hawk - Mendocino Brewing Company

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Eye of the HawkEye of the Hawk

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BA SCORE
83
good

867 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 867
Reviews: 483
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 13.97%
Wants: 17
Gots: 53 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mendocino Brewing Company visit their website
United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-04-2000

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Photo of nakedasajbird
3.6/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Csikic93
3.85/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of bplabernie
4.21/5  rDev +15.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Pens1967
3.54/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Bali_hi
3.81/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.75

Keg of eyeofthehawk beer drank.

Photo of Forplay678
4.46/5  rDev +22.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

This beer is goes so well with cheese and crackers.

Photo of BeerLovinWoman87
3.41/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Poured cold from bottle to pub style pint glass. Color is a dark reddish Amber. Has about a one inch head of white foam that seems to be sticking around (I'm drinking it while reviewing). Strong taste of malt and caramel. I got this beer as part of a build your own six pack at the liquor store. I love to try new beers, and hadn't heard of this one, so I thought, for $1.60 it can't hurt to try it. It was money well spent. I am enjoying this beer, and would drink it again any time. Can't believe it's 8% AVB!

Photo of jaymo18
3.17/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Mongo_only_pawn
3.65/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

a little slippery, a little better, but it's good. I could drink 4 of these.

Photo of 31Sam13
4/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

An old friend from when I lived in Mendocino/ Humboldt. This has a very thick mouth feel and hides its alcohol well. A very malty, caramel-like taste that is quite unique. I love it's color.

Photo of Popkorn615
4.59/5  rDev +25.8%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Simply delicious beer. Fantastic overall.

Photo of HookemHoos
3.18/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of atrocity
2.18/5  rDev -40.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2

No bottle date so rated as it tasted... which was like a 6 month old IPA.

Photo of lordofthewiens
3.74/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Matt2509
3.42/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Spaceman_Jer
3.93/5  rDev +7.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of mikemikemike
3.68/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ThirstyHrothgar
3.48/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of doom_deluise
3.85/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Noahtrumble
3.55/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Not to sure what to say about this one. Not a top choice to buy again, but wouldn't turn it down

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

Tasted from a 12 ounce bottle on January 21, 2015.

Photo of i4ourgot
3.63/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Very strong malt flavor some hops to back it up but overall very malt forward. Lots of caramel and bready/ biscuit notes . Very full bodied beer much richer than I would anticipate based on the color.

Photo of Diegofcosta
4.08/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A very good golden ale!

Photo of Bear1964
4.14/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Donkster46
3.17/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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Eye of the Hawk from Mendocino Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 867 ratings.