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Winter Ale - Rivertown Brewing Co.

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Winter AleWinter Ale

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BA SCORE
83
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94 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 94
Reviews: 34
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 14.79%
Wants: 1
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Rivertown Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Winter Warmer |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: ltjska04 on 11-28-2010)
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shanblur

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3.43/5  rDev -6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

No date markings on bottle. Poured from 12 oz bottle into a snifter.

A - Deep mahogany colored beer with red highlights. Minimal white head on the pour and sparse lacing.

S - Cinnamon comes through on the smell. Also a malt aroma.

T - Cinnamon again is the major player, with a gentle sweet malt and minor hops combination.

M - Medium bodied with a light carbonation.

A nice beer. Would probably not get again but glad I tried it. Nice integration of the cinnamon.

Serving type: bottle

01-06-2012 21:41:20 | More by shanblur
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Winter Ale from Rivertown Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 94 ratings.