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Reunion Ale '12 - Shmaltz Brewing Company

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Reunion Ale '12Reunion Ale '12

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BA SCORE
88
very good

228 Ratings
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Ratings: 228
Reviews: 57
rAvg: 3.93
pDev: 12.21%
Wants: 3
Gots: 16 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Shmaltz Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: WastingFreetime on 08-12-2012)
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iKrystin

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

01-29-2013 06:27:00 | More by iKrystin
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pjs234

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

01-27-2013 14:37:18 | More by pjs234
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strongaf

Washington

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-26-2013 21:07:05 | More by strongaf
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Agold

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-13-2013 23:38:37 | More by Agold
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stampfler07

Colorado

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-13-2013 22:10:49 | More by stampfler07
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ksimons

New York

4.04/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A-chestnut with slight ruby highlights and almost a fingers worth of cream head

S-getting lots of vanilla, milk chocolate, malt, and some spicy cinnamon

T-getting a lot more of the cinnamon in the taste than I did in the smell, sweet vanilla and chocolate, and light roasted malt

M-medium body, moderate carbonation, getting kind of a dry spicy aftertaste

Overall, this is kind of a different beer. I appreciate the flavors, the cinnamon might be a bit too strong in the taste, but it's still pretty good and a nice change from beers I typically drink.

Serving type: bottle

01-12-2013 22:38:22 | More by ksimons
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Holland

Illinois

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-12-2013 01:08:44 | More by Holland
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SBoyar1

Texas

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-11-2013 04:06:18 | More by SBoyar1
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lucasj82

Indiana

4/5  rDev +1.8%

01-08-2013 20:37:45 | More by lucasj82
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RandyBoBandy

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -17.3%

01-07-2013 03:56:26 | More by RandyBoBandy
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bbrown12

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

01-04-2013 00:12:40 | More by bbrown12
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smbslt

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

01-02-2013 02:09:17 | More by smbslt
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foxyaardvark27

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -10.9%

01-01-2013 22:23:17 | More by foxyaardvark27
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BeerLover99

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

01-01-2013 19:20:47 | More by BeerLover99
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ejimhof

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev -17.3%

12-31-2012 04:25:29 | More by ejimhof
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MrRockstar

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -23.7%

12-29-2012 18:45:35 | More by MrRockstar
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AverageWhiteGuy

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +1.8%

12-25-2012 22:22:51 | More by AverageWhiteGuy
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truesolution

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -4.6%

12-23-2012 03:10:39 | More by truesolution
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FlussigkeitMut

Indiana

4/5  rDev +1.8%

12-22-2012 20:23:46 | More by FlussigkeitMut
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King_KongDCO93

Minnesota

2.75/5  rDev -30%

12-19-2012 18:52:45 | More by King_KongDCO93
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chubby2u

New York

4/5  rDev +1.8%

12-19-2012 15:14:34 | More by chubby2u
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joemcgrath27

Alberta (Canada)

4.1/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - dark swampy red-brown, some light getting through along the edges, two solid fingers of creamy tan head, very nice retention
S - big smack of cinnamon right away, followed by some boozy sweetness, rich caramel and candied fruit, light but building aroma of cocoa
T - big cocoa and coffee flavours start it off, brown sugar and cinnamon much lighter than the nose, mild cherry and booze for a bit of a brandy background, a little disjointed but still tasty
M - on the bigger side of medium, fairly creamy, little bit of dusty cocoa feel meets with alcohol to produce a sweet and drying finish
O - big on flavours all around, and while I don't think it quite comes together in harmony as it should, it is still very tasty and enjoyable treat worth a purchase

Serving type: bottle

12-19-2012 04:07:43 | More by joemcgrath27
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jlindsey

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +8.1%

12-17-2012 16:56:56 | More by jlindsey
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GPHarris

Alabama

3.63/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3.5

a - poured a one finger thick tan head into a snifter that left a thin ring which was gone halfway through the beer. the body was a bright mahogany color.
s - burnt chocolate and vanilla.
t - chocolate, cinnamon, vanilla, and some spice.
m - click and slightly on the thinner side.
o - had high hopes for this beer but was a little disappointed. it had some good features but overall fell short of a really good brown ale.

Serving type: bottle

12-17-2012 15:41:40 | More by GPHarris
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Robdrinx

Maryland

4/5  rDev +1.8%

12-14-2012 22:15:36 | More by Robdrinx
Reunion Ale '12 from Shmaltz Brewing Company
88 out of 100 based on 228 ratings.