1. Extreme Beer Fest. March 20 & 21, 2015 in Boston, Mass. Join us!
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Wookey Jack - Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Wookey JackWookey Jack

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
95
world-class

3,531 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 3,531
Reviews: 540
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 8.94%
Wants: 201
Gots: 419 | FT: 9
Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Black Ale |  8.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: barleywinefiend on 03-11-2012)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Read the Alström Bros Beer Reviews and Beer Ratings of Wookey Jack Alström Bros
Ratings: 3,531 | Reviews: 540 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Grantotx
4.25/5  rDev 0%

Grantotx, Thursday at 03:22 PM
Photo of Cafu912
4.92/5  rDev +15.8%

Cafu912, Wednesday at 04:49 AM
Photo of BDeibs
3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

BDeibs, Wednesday at 03:28 AM
Photo of RKB2
4.56/5  rDev +7.3%

RKB2, Wednesday at 02:51 AM
Photo of Ian_G
4.4/5  rDev +3.5%

Ian_G, Wednesday at 02:40 AM
Photo of LXIXME
3.75/5  rDev -11.8%

LXIXME, Tuesday at 10:55 PM
Photo of jrschaef
4.25/5  rDev 0%

jrschaef, Tuesday at 09:04 PM
Photo of Jlog7910
4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

Jlog7910, Tuesday at 05:24 PM
Photo of diddith
5/5  rDev +17.6%

diddith, Tuesday at 02:30 AM
Photo of Brackh
4.25/5  rDev 0%

Pours black. Not super dark black. No head. Smells great. Malty and sweet. You can taste the alcohol but without the over the top bitterness. Glad I got a chance to try it.

Wife's Review:"It is ok."

Brackh, Tuesday at 01:32 AM
Photo of JohnnyMc
4.25/5  rDev 0%

JohnnyMc, Tuesday at 01:03 AM
Photo of hillvt4me
4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

hillvt4me, Monday at 11:38 PM
Photo of mykneeisbig
4.75/5  rDev +11.8%

mykneeisbig, Oct 19, 2014
Photo of Tamigleo
4.28/5  rDev +0.7%

Tamigleo, Oct 19, 2014
Photo of Happyyb
5/5  rDev +17.6%

Happyyb, Oct 19, 2014
Photo of yemenmocha
4/5  rDev -5.9%

yemenmocha, Oct 18, 2014
Photo of Josh_951
5/5  rDev +17.6%

Josh_951, Oct 18, 2014
Photo of leaddog
4.34/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Appearance - Pours a dark cola brown with two fingers of creamy tan head.

Smell - roasted malts, hint of rye malts, cocoa, citrus/piney hops, hint of pine resin.

Taste - Hit right away with the roasted malts and hint of rye malts followed by the cocoa,citrus/piney hops, and pine resin.

Mouthfeel - Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Finishes with a pleasant lingering bitterness from the piney hops.

Overall - For my first offering from Firestone, they deliver a solid Cascadian. The aroma could of been a little more pronounced with the hops as I found it to be more malt dominated. Other than that, a solid Cascadian and am glad to have finally tried a Firestone offering.

leaddog, Oct 18, 2014
Photo of Kevin89065
4.5/5  rDev +5.9%

Kevin89065, Oct 18, 2014
Photo of McBraniel
4/5  rDev -5.9%

McBraniel, Oct 18, 2014
Photo of iwillbefrank
4.72/5  rDev +11.1%

iwillbefrank, Oct 18, 2014
Photo of vidisad
3.85/5  rDev -9.4%

vidisad, Oct 18, 2014
Wookey Jack from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
95 out of 100 based on 3,531 ratings.