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Not Your Father's Root Beer (10%) - Small Town Brewery

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Not Your Father's Root Beer (10%)Not Your Father's Root Beer (10%)

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BA SCORE
98
world-class

150 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 150
Reviews: 27
rAvg: 4.45
pDev: 11.91%
Wants: 95
Gots: 24 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Small Town Brewery visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Herbed / Spiced Beer |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 10-29-2012)
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Missouri

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

07-08-2014 22:38:55 | More by Punisher
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5/5  rDev +12.4%

07-08-2014 02:34:21 | More by bcfinley
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New York

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

07-08-2014 01:37:15 | More by Kyle1986
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Trifecta1

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

It's premium root beer. Looks like root beer, smells like root beer, feels like root beer, tastes like root beer. Alcohol is well hidden. Any qualities that resemble beer are hidden. How they brewed this beast is a mystery, but it is tasty, and no one can deny that.

Serving type: on-tap

07-07-2014 17:47:26 | More by Trifecta1
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ryansox

Illinois

5/5  rDev +12.4%

07-06-2014 02:41:18 | More by ryansox
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Grfilwett

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

07-06-2014 02:07:17 | More by Grfilwett
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KingBiscuit

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

07-05-2014 21:52:34 | More by KingBiscuit
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acbdawg

Oklahoma

5/5  rDev +12.4%

07-04-2014 18:54:02 | More by acbdawg
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Bjorn2bWild

Connecticut

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

06-29-2014 21:03:59 | More by Bjorn2bWild
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tectactoe

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

06-29-2014 03:02:06 | More by tectactoe
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Holland

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -4.5%

06-24-2014 19:15:45 | More by Holland
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Jonker1

Illinois

4/5  rDev -10.1%

06-24-2014 02:43:16 | More by Jonker1
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SocalKicks

California

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

06-23-2014 15:37:03 | More by SocalKicks
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imyourhero21

California

5/5  rDev +12.4%

06-22-2014 00:48:24 | More by imyourhero21
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Billy_Bars

Illinois

5/5  rDev +12.4%

06-22-2014 00:47:33 | More by Billy_Bars
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BDeibs

Colorado

4/5  rDev -10.1%

06-21-2014 01:17:24 | More by BDeibs
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Dolfan907

Louisiana

4.25/5  rDev -4.5%

05-31-2014 20:47:11 | More by Dolfan907
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Quackus

New York

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

05-31-2014 13:11:20 | More by Quackus
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Svyturys30

Illinois

5/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

I have had this beer almost every time I go to WOB. It is a beer that you can enjoy and try to pick up on all the tastes, or it is a beer that you can slam and will taste great either way.

A- Has that dark brown, almost motor oil color.

S- There is a sweet root beer aroma that this delectable beer leaves in your nose. This beer has a tan head that lingers for a while.

T- This beer is heaven in your mouth. I see that there is a picture of the beer in a bottle, but I haven't been able to find this beer anywhere, bottled (I know they were going through the process of obtaining a bottling permit, not sure if they obtained it or not). It tastes of a home made root beer that you can only find in diners down south.

M- This beer has a sticky feel to it, each and every drop sticks to your tongue and leaves behind an amazing root beer taste.

O- This beer is definitely one of my favorites. Now that I have seen a picture of a bottle of it on BA, I am determined to find it and stock my fridge with it! If you can find this beer in bottles or (if you can purchase) a keg, buy it, you won't be disappointed (that is if you like root beer).

Serving type: on-tap

05-27-2014 14:42:29 | More by Svyturys30
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Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

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Purp1eOne

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

05-24-2014 22:56:35 | More by Purp1eOne
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hagmic

Minnesota

5/5  rDev +12.4%

05-22-2014 14:00:10 | More by hagmic
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MgoJohnStamos

Michigan

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

05-21-2014 22:28:40 | More by MgoJohnStamos
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rjholcomb

California

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

05-11-2014 03:10:16 | More by rjholcomb
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schmidtmattsays

Illinois

4/5  rDev -10.1%

05-10-2014 12:01:06 | More by schmidtmattsays
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Not Your Father's Root Beer (10%) from Small Town Brewery
98 out of 100 based on 150 ratings.