Colossal Three - Port City Brewing

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Reviews: 2
Hads: 24
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: n/a
Wants: 1
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
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Port City Brewing visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
Maibock / Helles Bock |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: apasternak on 02-01-2014

COLOSSAL THREE is a Heller Bock, also known as a Maibock. Heller Bocks are the palest and hoppiest of Bock style beers. Ours is a beautiful tawny color which comes from the Munich malt. We have chosen noble hop varieties that impart floral, spicy aromas and flavors.

This lager beer was fermented cold and aged at 32 degrees Fahrenheit for 8 weeks. The long fermentation and aging process gives this strong beer a remarkably clean finish, for which our beers are known.
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A- poured a deep cloudy gold. About one finger of creamy white head dissipates quickly. No retention or lacing.

S-fruity and funky bread, like sourdough

T-tart and tangy, with a nice crisp bite from the hops on the finish.

M- a nice full feeling on the palate with a just a hint of carbonation.

O- I've never had a traditional helles bock for comparison, so I can't tell you how close it is to style. But this is a really good beer in its own right. (453 characters)

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Colossal Three from Port City Brewing
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