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Winter Shredder - Cisco Brewers Inc.

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BA SCORE
76
okay

162 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 162
Reviews: 51
rAvg: 3.3
pDev: 20.91%
Wants: 5
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cisco Brewers Inc. visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Braggot |  8.80% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerResearcher on 12-17-2011)
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BeerResearcher

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3.98/5  rDev +20.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12 oz brown bottle. No freshness date.
It pours a ruby-hued dark amber color with a fast-fading off-white, with bits of patchy lacing.
A raw malty smell jumps out at first pour. A whiff of mashed berries and nutmeg follow close behind. Citrusy and sprucy hops peak through and last throughout. A mild perfume alcohol is present.
Tastes of sweet malt, citrus zest and pine, berries and spices mix and mingle. The alcohol is noticeable throughout, but nicely in the background.
This could very well be the East Coast's answer to Anchor's Christmas Ale.

Serving type: bottle

12-17-2011 23:18:49 | More by BeerResearcher
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Winter Shredder from Cisco Brewers Inc.
76 out of 100 based on 162 ratings.