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Grumpy Old Time - Westbrook Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

105 Ratings
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Ratings: 105
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 11.33%
Wants: 7
Gots: 22 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Westbrook Brewing Co. visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Dark sour Belgian ale aged in apple brandy barrels.

(Beer added by: thegoon55 on 10-16-2013)
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Dark tawny red to auburn and brown coloring this poured with a fizzy bubbly foam that collared quickly.

The nose is tangy Apple Brandy, brownie batter, dates, raisins, plums and a tart wine or cider.

The flavor is very sour but with a chocolate malt and brownie batter. The Apple Brandy is quite tangy and finishes this off.

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Grumpy Old Time from Westbrook Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 105 ratings.