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Festivus - Mike Hess Brewing - Miramar

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Reviews: 1
Hads: 6
Avg: 3.62
pDev: 3.04%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Mike Hess Brewing - Miramar visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Altbier |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Winter

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Beer added by: mactrail on 01-01-2012

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 6
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3.63/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Brownish-orange amber in the glass. Quite hoppy at first taste, and not very sweet. Lots of roast flavors. Browned biscuits and cereal. Quite a lot of grain flavors followed by the bitterness. Some caramel and sawdust in the nose. Just a slight malty mellow sweetness. Fairly piney with hops as you sip. Rather dry in the aftertaste. A definitely hoppier style of Alt, more like a malty amber ale with Pale Ale hoppiness.

The holiday offering from Hess. Enjoyed at Local Habit in San Diego. Interesting and distinctive seasonal beer.

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Festivus from Mike Hess Brewing - Miramar
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.