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Kuhnhenn Simcoe Silly - Kuhnhenn Brewing Company

Kuhnhenn Simcoe SillyKuhnhenn Simcoe Silly

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BA SCORE
86
very good

214 Ratings
THE BROS
76
okay

(view ratings)
Ratings: 214
Reviews: 112
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 12.79%


Brewed by:
Kuhnhenn Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This Pale American Belgo style beer was 2010 GABF’s silver medal winner. It has notes of spicy pineapple, mango bubblegum aromas which comes from the unique marriage of a special Belgian yeast and an American Simcoe hop. This beer has an initial soft malt sweetness with orange fruitiness and finishes with a hoppy dryness.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-08-2003)
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BoitSansSoif

France

3.58/5  rDev -6.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A-Poured an orange copper. Light head.

S-Orange tangerine; minerals, earth, and all of the good qualities you'd smell on a ripe, triple creme camembert.

T-A bit sour-sweet, with a metallic sensation on the tip of the tongue, tangerine, hops, and ripe cheese. The ripe cheese sensation is bizarre, but not unpleasant. This beer is very earthy, w/a generous and unmistakable twinge of minerals.

M-Pretty decent body w/light carbonation, but who knows how long this growler's been open? The overall texture is good.

D-This stuff is interesting, but bizarre. I don't know what'd I'd pair it with, but I would start with some ripe, French cheese.

Note: The generous provider of this beverage mentioned that there were French sea salts added, which might account for some of the minerals.

Serving type: growler

02-21-2008 07:01:26 | More by BoitSansSoif
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Kuhnhenn Simcoe Silly from Kuhnhenn Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 214 ratings.