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Beer Table - Table Beer - Stillwater Artisanal Ales

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87
very good

131 Ratings
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Ratings: 131
Reviews: 49
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 15.17%
Wants: 8
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Stillwater Artisanal Ales visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: larryi86 on 04-14-2012)
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CellarGimp

Missouri

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-25-2012 20:21:56 | More by CellarGimp
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fehrminator

North Carolina

2.25/5  rDev -42.2%

07-18-2012 21:03:07 | More by fehrminator
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TheChauffeur1

Pennsylvania

4.35/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This is a very good session beer, which the brewers intended. Superior lacing, smell was difficult to pin point but pleasant. Enjoyed this one, but a little light on the tongue. I will enjoy this one next time with some mussels and clams. Also had a bottle and it always surprises me that some beers are so different from bottle to tap. ON tap the brett in this really comes out and adds to the pleasure of drinking. You really can not go wrong with this one, the price even makes it better.

Serving type: on-tap

07-09-2012 14:18:10 | More by TheChauffeur1
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thebouch01

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-08-2012 14:18:38 | More by thebouch01
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dtx00

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-07-2012 21:02:27 | More by dtx00
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Psychmusic

Rhode Island

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

06-28-2012 00:39:19 | More by Psychmusic
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Rifugium

Pennsylvania

4.11/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

First had: on tap at TJ's, Paoli, PA

I sure did like this one. Served in a tulip glass, a copper-gold color with a slight haze, capped with a finger of creamy white head that retained 'til the end and left a thick blanket of lacing on the glass. Great aroma, fresh, and laden with floral sweetness, honeydew, pear, apricot, afterthoughts of bready yeast, peppery spice, hay. The taste fell a little short of the aroma, but it was still very nice. Pale malts, sugar sweetness, floral, fresh cut hay, bready, light hints of citrus and melons. Smooth and tasty, light-medium body, but still a bit chewy, and highly enjoyable at a nice reasonable alcohol level.

Serving type: on-tap

06-25-2012 03:34:17 | More by Rifugium
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brez8791

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -10%

06-24-2012 15:08:20 | More by brez8791
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brentk56

North Carolina

4.4/5  rDev +13.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Appearance: Arrives with a meringue-like head perched on top of the hazy amber-colored liquid; clumps of lacing stick to the glass

Smell: Bready, with lemon zest, sage and a barnyard tone

Taste: Opens bready, with the lemon and spice elements adding a slightly grassy character by mid-palate; after the swallow, there is a nice blend of the base malt and the herbal with a subtle touch of bretty dryness in the finish

Mouthfeel: Light to medium body with crisp carbonation

Overall: This is a fantastic session beer, filled with flavorful nuance

Serving type: on-tap

06-13-2012 11:14:01 | More by brentk56
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kaelingirl

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2.8%

06-11-2012 20:14:53 | More by kaelingirl
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SMKida

Georgia

1/5  rDev -74.3%

06-09-2012 19:33:12 | More by SMKida
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Chou

Oregon

3.25/5  rDev -16.5%

06-09-2012 02:22:24 | More by Chou
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bluejacket74

Ohio

4.08/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

22 ounce bottle. Served in a tulip, the beer pours a slightly hazy gold color with an inch and a half off-white frothy head. Head retention is excellent, and there's a good amount of lacing. Aroma is very nice, the brew smells like hay, peppery spice, pears, brett, lemon peel and some earthy hops. It tastes like sage, pepper, lemon peel, hay, brett and a little bit of bubblegum. Mouthfeel/body is light/medium, it's smooth but has a little bit too much carbonation for me. I think it's a good overall brew. Low in alcohol, but full of flavor! It's definitely worth trying.

Serving type: bottle

06-08-2012 22:54:03 | More by bluejacket74
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GRG1313

California

3/5  rDev -22.9%

06-02-2012 06:35:09 | More by GRG1313
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Mebuzzard

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

05-30-2012 23:27:44 | More by Mebuzzard
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DenverLogan

Colorado

3.73/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Light gold color...lingering head. Big aroma...cat litter, peat, funky fruit. Taste is bitter and rich...decent overall flavor despite the aroma. A bit dry, some peach...nothing outrageously wonderful or bad, nice though...I could down a big bottle despite the smell!

Serving type: bottle

05-27-2012 23:10:34 | More by DenverLogan
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ZethOfTheNorth

Louisiana

4/5  rDev +2.8%

05-25-2012 17:48:01 | More by ZethOfTheNorth
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drabmuh

Maryland

4.28/5  rDev +10%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Beer shared by Michael or Michael (have issues) the other day. Thanks! Beer is yellow and hazy with a lazy white head, wispy bubbles, some lacing, low retention, moderate carbonation, looks good.

Aroma is strongly brett, very strong, nice aroma, like Orval on crack.

So light in body and yeast forward. Very strong brett presence and a dry finish, it is definitely a session table beer and is yeast heavy. Very strong, very nice, I'd have it again.

Serving type: bottle

05-25-2012 15:24:56 | More by drabmuh
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twelveinches

Washington

4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

05-21-2012 05:46:32 | More by twelveinches
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JAHMUR

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

05-20-2012 23:31:59 | More by JAHMUR
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NanomiaCara

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2.8%

05-16-2012 01:30:55 | More by NanomiaCara
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FreshHawk

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +15.7%

05-16-2012 00:10:05 | More by FreshHawk
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Thorpe429

Illinois

4.48/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to yourefragile for sharing this one. Served in a SAVOR wine glass. Pours a clear pale straw color with a very nice white head. Good retention and plenty of sticky lacing on the way down. The nose is beautiful with notes of hay and light earthy hops with a touch of very light citrus in the background. Flavor is hay and straw with a light, yet still brisk, bitterness. Light body and quite dry with excellent carbonation. Über solid. Put this one in cans too, please!

Serving type: bottle

05-14-2012 12:43:11 | More by Thorpe429
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cosmicevan

New York

4.23/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

tremendous thanks to Gary...you are always surprising me with such excellent beer and i'm ALWAYS psyched to check out new stillwater! enjoyed from my stillwater wine glass.

a - brew poured a transparent orange with a generous three fingers of foamy white chunky head. head slowly fizzled away leaving milkshake like chunks of foam. some soft visible carbonation could be seen.

s - great crispness. bubblegum and sage. very reminiscent of cellar door. some soft citric hopping with candy-like sweetness. soft spicing like white pepper. the brett is subtle, but delivers a funk on the sweetness which is just fantastic.

t - taste is like the smell but a bit toned back. bubblegum and sage with a nice crisp hop bitterness on the finish. brett is more featured in the taste, but a bit watered down. very tasty and enjoyable...but feels like a beer made for a summer day. sage and white pepper...some belgian yeast.

m - the body is a bit watery, but very quenching. finishes a touch dry.

o - overall, the label really describes the beer well. great session-ish beer. really nice belgian vibe. the brett is a nice touch with some soft spicing and sage like appeal. the nose is the highlight and has really nice complexity. i enjoyed this beer thoroughly...extremely well done. very unique for a BPA, kind of like a cross with a saison.

Serving type: bottle

05-12-2012 02:44:09 | More by cosmicevan
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yourefragile

District of Columbia

4.23/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

650 mL 2012 bottle.

Pours a hazy straw golden color with a frothy, light white head that has nice retention and thick webs of lace. Earthy and floral nose, light lemon and funk. Flavor starts floral and hoppy, Belgian yeast, pepper, straw, and light brett finish. Medium thick, full body with moderate carbonation and a clean, dry finish. Very refreshing, would pair well with something.

Serving type: bottle

05-10-2012 22:18:24 | More by yourefragile
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