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Sweet Child Of Vine - Fulton Beer

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Sweet Child Of VineSweet Child Of Vine

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447 Ratings
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Ratings: 447
Reviews: 81
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 14.92%
Wants: 11
Gots: 64 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Fulton Beer visit their website
Minnesota, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: hardy008 on 02-20-2010

Generous quantities of Simcoe and Glacier hops are added throughout the boil. Then, late in fermentation, we infuse the Sweet Child with another dose of Glaciers, imparting a bouquet of hop aroma that veritably bursts forth upon serving.

6.4% ABV
69 IBUs
15.8 Plato
12.5 SRM
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On tap into a shaker pint

A: dark bronze, a little hazy, thin head
S: faint hoppiness, some caramel malt
T: some sweetness and resin right from the start, and that's when it is at its strongest. From there, it's fine, but nothing special: some apricot and orange notes of very modest mellow hops balanced by mellow biscuity and caramel malts.
M: medium carbonation, sticky.

Overall: like this one on tap better than from the bottle. More of an English IPA than an American because of its round mellow feel, but the hops don't entirely fit. Even so, it paired well with my spicy Asian dish.

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4/5  rDev +10.5%

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Sweet Child Of Vine from Fulton Beer
82 out of 100 based on 447 ratings.