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Vernal - Element Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
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49 Ratings
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Ratings: 49
Reviews: 17
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 16.13%
Wants: 5
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Element Brewing Company visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Wheatwine |  11.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Dunkel Wheatwine.

(Beer added by: connecticutpoet on 04-02-2011)
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Fettpopps

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

08-09-2014 00:00:41 | More by Fettpopps
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clfrost

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

06-25-2014 02:43:23 | More by clfrost
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Sspeer1

Massachusetts

2.75/5  rDev -26.1%

05-31-2014 18:24:49 | More by Sspeer1
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Mike

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

05-30-2014 23:55:12 | More by Mike
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ncelauro

New York

4/5  rDev +7.5%

05-29-2014 20:46:04 | More by ncelauro
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Janeinma

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

05-26-2014 14:50:38 | More by Janeinma
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bigorange

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

04-21-2014 01:49:24 | More by bigorange
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chet4

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

03-25-2014 00:01:37 | More by chet4
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jlordi12

Massachusetts

2/5  rDev -46.2%

03-24-2014 20:50:05 | More by jlordi12
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oriolesfan4

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

03-24-2014 02:37:40 | More by oriolesfan4
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RummyRedbeard

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

03-23-2014 18:42:48 | More by RummyRedbeard
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Knapp85

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

03-23-2014 14:44:57 | More by Knapp85
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Dave_Treat

Virginia

3/5  rDev -19.4%

03-23-2014 14:10:55 | More by Dave_Treat
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dranceboogie

Massachusetts

5/5  rDev +34.4%

03-22-2014 12:35:08 | More by dranceboogie
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BostonBeerGal


4/5  rDev +7.5%

03-21-2014 22:13:19 | More by BostonBeerGal
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trevorpost

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

01-14-2014 03:25:46 | More by trevorpost
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rowingbrewer

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

10-30-2013 12:06:39 | More by rowingbrewer
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ComRock12

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

08-22-2013 11:11:02 | More by ComRock12
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Turbodog666

Connecticut

3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

06-15-2013 23:38:19 | More by Turbodog666
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st9647v3

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +7.5%

05-19-2013 03:30:34 | More by st9647v3
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ShanePB

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

05-15-2013 19:55:08 | More by ShanePB
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VelvetExtract

Massachusetts

3.8/5  rDev +2.2%

A-Pours clear and brown with no head. No lacing either. Dull coloring.

S-Maple syrup all over the place. Sugary sweet with the whole 'brown sugar,caramel, molasses' bill.

T-So much Maple syrup. The first few sips were very cool, then the second half of the glass really became cloying.

M-Every sip lowered the beer's drinkability. It really weighs on you over time.

O/D-Started high and ended low but the overall experience was fun. Happy to have tried it.

03-21-2013 01:24:14 | More by VelvetExtract
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taez555

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

03-18-2013 21:41:25 | More by taez555
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TMoney2591

Illinois

2.98/5  rDev -19.9%

Served in a shaker pint glass.

Thanks to cbeer88 for this bottle!

Reviewed blind as part of Blind BIF 7. Figured I'd bring this over to my Hallowe'en shindig, share some blind fun with others. This stuff pours a clear smoky topaz topped by a finger of relatively short-lived sienna foam. The nose comprises honey, light maple syrup, light clove, and a touch of rye bread. The taste brings in more of the same, along with a touch of wheat and a large amount of waxy orange rind. The bitterness of the latter really detracts from the overall experience for me (others in the room felt otherwise). The body is a light medium, with a light moderate carbonation and a generally smooth feel. Overall, an alright wheatwine, but one that suffers from overly high bitterness. I do like the approach of a dunkel-wheatwine, though...

10-28-2012 19:24:37 | More by TMoney2591
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shigg85

Japan

4.5/5  rDev +21%

09-29-2012 23:36:40 | More by shigg85
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Vernal from Element Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 49 ratings.