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He'Brew Messiah Bold - Shmaltz Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
78
okay

484 Ratings
THE BROS
62
poor

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Ratings: 484
Reviews: 356
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 15.79%
Wants: 1
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Shmaltz Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: WVbeergeek on 09-13-2003)
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grumpygerman

Alabama

2.75/5  rDev -19.6%

09-14-2012 02:45:53 | More by grumpygerman
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mdfb79

New York

4/5  rDev +17%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had this tonight at Honky Tonk on the UES in NYC. 12 oz. bottle poured into a Lagunitas mason jar.

a - Pours a very dark brown color with one inch of off white head and moderate carbonation evident.

s - Smells of caramel malts, chocolate, roasted malts, toasted malts, tofee, and as it warms up some light dark fruit.

t - Tastes of caramel malts, tofee, chocolate, burnt malts, toasted malts, roasted malts, and some sweet dark fruits in the end. More fruit than the nose.

m - Medium body and moderate carbonation. Very easy to drink

o - Overall a very nice brown ale. It was super easy to drink and the nose had a ton of great toffee/caramel and chocolate, while the taste had those and a little fruit. Would definitely have it again.

Serving type: bottle

09-08-2012 03:41:57 | More by mdfb79
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garymuchow

Minnesota

3.78/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Rich malt aroma. Not too sweet. No real hop presence.
Small head. Very dark color with garnet highlights
Flavor also rich in malt character. A little less intense than the aroma and holds a slightly thinner watery quality.
Carbonation is rather high, which cuts the smoothness from.
A solid brown ale. A touch thin, but full of robust malt flavor.

Serving type: bottle

09-08-2012 01:46:06 | More by garymuchow
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jurbanik

New Jersey

2.75/5  rDev -19.6%

09-07-2012 13:34:53 | More by jurbanik
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brentblack1

New York

3/5  rDev -12.3%

09-07-2012 00:17:45 | More by brentblack1
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Vinmar

North Dakota

3.25/5  rDev -5%

09-06-2012 04:28:22 | More by Vinmar
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KegsAndEggs

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

09-01-2012 16:42:12 | More by KegsAndEggs
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WynnO

Florida

3/5  rDev -12.3%

08-26-2012 04:34:14 | More by WynnO
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slowdaddy

Alabama

3.25/5  rDev -5%

08-19-2012 16:38:24 | More by slowdaddy
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leagr

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

08-10-2012 01:21:13 | More by leagr
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Jfowler05

Maryland

3/5  rDev -12.3%

08-03-2012 17:40:11 | More by Jfowler05
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Bishop_Collar

Louisiana

4/5  rDev +17%

07-30-2012 01:44:16 | More by Bishop_Collar
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rolltide8425

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

07-24-2012 23:20:25 | More by rolltide8425
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Louski

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

07-22-2012 19:37:08 | More by Louski
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crobinso

Colorado

2.75/5  rDev -19.6%

07-15-2012 01:12:49 | More by crobinso
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TheSixthRing

California

2.78/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Appearance - Pours brown with a reddish tinge when held to light. Head is off-white and about finger width, decent retention, resulting in a sparse lace.

Smell - Malt forward - caramel with slight notes of toffee. A dry euro hop undretone. All fairly faint aromas.

Taste - Taste is slight toffee and a touch nutty, but lacks any real redeeming qualities. Slightly watery.

Mouthfeel - Watery light body. Very little carbonation. ends up drinking like flat diet soda.

Overall - Similar to the Messiah nut brown that's offered, only considerably worse. A little more dry hop but with less flavor, and replaced by a watery mouthfeel. Bold? If by "This is bold in that we're selling you watery beer and we know you'll buy it at least once" kind of bold, then yeah. You got me. It was a bold move selling me on sub-par beer named after it's better (though average) brethren. It won't happen again. Unless I read more a lot favorable reviews for beers I've yet to try, I'm done with this brewery.

Serving type: bottle

07-07-2012 08:00:29 | More by TheSixthRing
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MrGaughran


1.25/5  rDev -63.5%

06-27-2012 02:26:55 | More by MrGaughran
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terence

California

1.5/5  rDev -56.1%

06-25-2012 02:09:40 | More by terence
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MattGrimes17

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

06-23-2012 02:47:43 | More by MattGrimes17
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abcramer

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

06-03-2012 02:52:19 | More by abcramer
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hosehead83

Ohio

3.88/5  rDev +13.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12oz. bottle into a standard pint glass.
Dark tea/cola color, with a nice, two-inch head of tan foam.
Aroma-Faint chocolate
Taste-Chocolate, coffee, subtle hazelnut, nice little hop note. Very well-balanced and quaffable. Good flavor and balance. A fine match for a grilled burger or a chunk of aged Gouda.

Serving type: bottle

05-21-2012 16:28:24 | More by hosehead83
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TimH


3/5  rDev -12.3%

05-19-2012 18:03:41 | More by TimH
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Aschap

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

05-15-2012 01:56:13 | More by Aschap
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OldTime

Georgia

2.75/5  rDev -19.6%

04-28-2012 22:13:11 | More by OldTime
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whatname

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -5%

04-19-2012 12:53:47 | More by whatname
He'Brew Messiah Bold from Shmaltz Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 484 ratings.