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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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98
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162 Ratings
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Ratings: 162
Reviews: 29
rAvg: 4.45
pDev: 11.91%
Wants: 103
Gots: 24 | FT: 1
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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4/5  rDev -10.1%

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4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

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California

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -4.5%

04-10-2014 02:14:09 | More by maxcoinage
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Yukon (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

04-02-2014 08:03:39 | More by jaminjohnson
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Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

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Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

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Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

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District of Columbia

4/5  rDev -10.1%

03-21-2014 16:05:35 | More by jacewg
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CotterEU


4.25/5  rDev -4.5%

03-14-2014 04:15:12 | More by CotterEU
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Texas

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

03-11-2014 20:59:16 | More by dkw0063
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Braden

Tennessee

5/5  rDev +12.4%

03-10-2014 00:52:10 | More by Braden
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Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

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Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

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batfireman

Illinois

5/5  rDev +12.4%

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mkennedy119

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%

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NRo

California

4.34/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Received this in an off-site trade from Chicago.

I really didn't expect to actually be like rootbeer - but this is more of an alcoholic root beer than it is a root beer-flavored beer.

Smell - Exactly like a can of any leading brand of root beer

Appearance -I would absolutely mistake this for soda

Taste: It tasted like a slightly "off" root beer - still more root beer than alcohol taste though, even at ten percent

Mouthfeel: Seriously exactly like soda. Light and carbonated

Overall: I love it. They need to make more of this and distribute it widely.

Aside from my tasting glass, I made myself a root beer float with some vanilla ice cream and it is a real throwback. It works perfectly. I highly recommend it.

Serving type: bottle

03-01-2014 07:49:17 | More by NRo
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Wisconsin

4.75/5  rDev +6.7%

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lurker501

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -21.3%

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Ohio

4.79/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

22oz bomber, love love it. Think barrel aged hint of bourbon sassafras root beer with teeth. Must go back to Kroger to get Jeni's vanilla ice cream for a 5-star float NOW. Starting to feel the coolness through my vertebrae now. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Serving type: bottle

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Illinois

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Illinois

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New York

4.25/5  rDev -4.5%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev -10.1%

02-08-2014 06:57:37 | More by stortore
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Vonerichs

Illinois

3.99/5  rDev -10.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I have to use 250 characters to describe it, so here goes nothing.

Root beer root beer root beer root beer root beer root beer root beer root beer root beer root beer root beer root beer root bee root beer root beer root beer root beer root beer delicious sweet root beer.

Serving type: bottle

02-08-2014 01:48:48 | More by Vonerichs
Not Your Father's Root Beer (10%) from Small Town Brewery
98 out of 100 based on 162 ratings.