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He'Brew Messiah Bold - Shmaltz Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
79
okay

491 Ratings
THE BROS
62
poor

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Ratings: 491
Reviews: 356
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 15.79%
Wants: 3
Gots: 10 | 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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3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

MattGrimes17, Jun 23, 2012
Photo of abcramer
3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

abcramer, Jun 03, 2012
Photo of hosehead83
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.

hosehead83, May 21, 2012
Photo of TimH
3/5  rDev -12.3%

TimH, May 19, 2012
Photo of Aschap
3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

Aschap, May 15, 2012
Photo of OldTime
2.75/5  rDev -19.6%

OldTime, Apr 28, 2012
Photo of whatname
3.25/5  rDev -5%

whatname, Apr 19, 2012
Photo of nimrod979
2.98/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

12 oz brown bottle into a pint glass.

Appearance - Brown with amber hues. Very thin off white head that fades as quick as it began.

Aroma - Malty. Chocolate and toffe notes. Nutty and toasty. Brown sugar.

Taste - Muddled malts. Caramel and toffee flavors. Slighty toasted and nutty. Notes of brown sugar and some slight hops bitterness on the backend.

Mouthfeel - Medium bodied. Low carbonation. Dry mouthfeel. Kind of an odd finish. Its very average and a bit boring. I've definitely had better Browns.

nimrod979, Apr 17, 2012
Photo of Zach_Eshelman
1/5  rDev -70.8%

Zach_Eshelman, Apr 10, 2012
Photo of keenanite21
3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

keenanite21, Apr 08, 2012
Photo of raszputini
3.73/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

From a single....pours a rich, dark brown with a camel fluffy head the dissipates quickly. Smell is malty with a light hazelnut essence. Almost smells like a German-style dopplebock. Taste includes hazelnut, brown sugar, maybe molasses, maybe caramel. Finishes with a light hop crispness. Very clean finish. This is a very easy drinking ale.

raszputini, Apr 03, 2012
Photo of C63AMG
4/5  rDev +17%

C63AMG, Apr 02, 2012
Photo of harrymel
1.25/5  rDev -63.5%
look: 3 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1

Bottled: unk
Pours brown with a sheet of cream foam. Smells of sweet malts, a slight grape, prune smell on the nose, not really becoming of a brown ale. Empty flavor of sweet malt, grape artificial flavor again and some dirt. Very, very thin beer, oddly thin with sharp assertive carbonation. This beer is a huge fail, I can't believe a brewery is built on this kind of beer.

harrymel, Mar 28, 2012
Photo of justinbrown
2.5/5  rDev -26.9%

justinbrown, Mar 19, 2012
Photo of arjun
3/5  rDev -12.3%

arjun, Mar 16, 2012
Photo of LiquidAmber
3.4/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a Gulden Draak tulip. Pours a very dark brown, appearing black with brown edges. Thin light brown head that dissipates quickly leaving a ring but no lacing. Aroma of roasty malt and molasses. Taste is mild roasted malt, coffee and some chocolate. Body and flavor are thin, but what flavor is present is nice. Needs a bit more robustness to be "bold". Pleasant, but average.

LiquidAmber, Mar 13, 2012
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3/5  rDev -12.3%

StoutPreacher, Mar 09, 2012
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3/5  rDev -12.3%

Tumble, Mar 04, 2012
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4/5  rDev +17%

Ktmktm01, Mar 04, 2012
Photo of leaddog
3.88/5  rDev +13.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Appearance - Pours a dark cola brown with a finger width of foamy beige head.

Smell - Caramel, vanilla, hint of plum, slight hazelnut.

Taste - The nuttiness and sweet caramel are the boldest flavours coming through, supported by the vanilla undertones. Nice bittersweet flavours.

Mouthfeel - Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Nice smoothness and refreshing qualities.

Overall - A refreshing brown ale by Shmaltz. I enjoyed the mild nutty flavours, complemented by the other sweet flavours.

leaddog, Feb 26, 2012
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3.25/5  rDev -5%

shelby415, Feb 25, 2012
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3/5  rDev -12.3%

friedpotatoes, Feb 25, 2012
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2/5  rDev -41.5%

AltimusPrime, Feb 24, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +31.6%

poopsmitherson, Feb 16, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +2.3%

tfsimpkins, Feb 10, 2012
He'Brew Messiah Bold from Shmaltz Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 491 ratings.