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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

848 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 848
Reviews: 476
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 14.25%
Wants: 17
Gots: 48 | 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 Noahtrumble
3.58/5  rDev -1.9%
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
4.09/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A very good golden ale!

Photo of Bear1964
4.16/5  rDev +14%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Donkster46
3.15/5  rDev -13.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Bubbawilly88
3.31/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of CSeavey64
4/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of GeoChase90
3.38/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of campfirebrew
3.34/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

Photo of robebo44
4.13/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ross84
3.23/5  rDev -11.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of T-topz
4.04/5  rDev +10.7%

Photo of Jeff_Winger
3.44/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of jklecko2
3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of BeerSnobery
3.5/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of 9to
5/5  rDev +37%

Eye of the Hawk boasts an amazing 8.0% ABV, but you wouldn't know that from the taste.

Head-lovers and carbonation-aficionados beware! This is a rich, no-frills ale.

Poured cold, even as sloppy as you can, creates the smallest head with light lacing. (Poured warm, on the other hand, and this one comes alive).

Drank cold, it's malty with a touch of hops. It's rich, sweet, bordering almost on a Baltic porter without molasses and darkness.

It's my favorite beer because it brings no nonsense with its flavor, and it doesn't make you pay with burps and air in your stomach. Highly recommended.

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3.95/5  rDev +8.2%

Photo of Duffman79
3.25/5  rDev -11%

Photo of kevinmaher
4.2/5  rDev +15.1%

Photo of jaswilson2
2/5  rDev -45.2%

Photo of ZEB89
3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of woodchip
3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

Photo of laramis
3.7/5  rDev +1.4%

Photo of Ampsta
3.75/5  rDev +2.7%

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Eye of the Hawk from Mendocino Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 848 ratings.