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Jabby Brau - Jack's Abby Brewing

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BA SCORE
88
very good

482 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 482
Reviews: 105
rAvg: 3.9
pDev: 10.51%
Wants: 39
Gots: 30 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Jack's Abby Brewing visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Lager |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Deep golden in color, this low ABV lager balances Pilsner and Munich malt with an aromatic American hop aroma. This beer starts hoppy but finishes unexpectedly malty with very low bitterness. Impressively flavorful and drinkable for the lightest beer we brew. We dub this beer a "Session Lager," as we once again brew a lager in a beer style of its own. Uses local Soft Red Winter Wheat from Four Star Farms.

20 IBU

(Beer added by: jlindros on 01-15-2012)
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Qantaqa


3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

07-24-2014 21:34:13 | More by Qantaqa
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plaid75

New York

3.81/5  rDev -2.3%

Poured a murky medium brass hue with a one ginger frothy white head. There was very good retention and lacing.

The smell featured a dry pilsner malt with a touch of earthy sweetness and an herbal hop.

The taste consisted of clean pilsner malts accented with a light toasted sweetness firm the Munich malt, finished with an herbal noble hop.

The mouthfeel was full for the style.

Overall a tasty and easily quaffed lager.

07-24-2014 00:42:42 | More by plaid75
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Sweffin

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

07-23-2014 22:26:36 | More by Sweffin
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Ultra-Plinian

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

07-23-2014 17:56:46 | More by Ultra-Plinian
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tbone1384

Wyoming

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

07-22-2014 00:32:18 | More by tbone1384
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XmnwildX12

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -23.1%

07-20-2014 22:52:42 | More by XmnwildX12
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ChipChaight

New York

4/5  rDev +2.6%

07-20-2014 02:13:06 | More by ChipChaight
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brother_kenneth

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

07-17-2014 00:06:44 | More by brother_kenneth
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BTVflatlander

Vermont

4.25/5  rDev +9%

07-14-2014 23:24:41 | More by BTVflatlander
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vegasmac99

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2.6%

07-12-2014 18:11:00 | More by vegasmac99
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timotao

New York

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

07-12-2014 05:47:10 | More by timotao
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rjp217

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2.6%

07-09-2014 01:31:06 | More by rjp217
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brennan02461


4/5  rDev +2.6%

07-08-2014 01:10:21 | More by brennan02461
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Mikeypnh

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

07-05-2014 22:36:39 | More by Mikeypnh
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ChrisMyhre

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

07-02-2014 18:51:29 | More by ChrisMyhre
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insearchofhops

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

07-01-2014 19:46:38 | More by insearchofhops
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hiker1701a

New York

5/5  rDev +28.2%

06-30-2014 23:18:31 | More by hiker1701a
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Phished880

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

06-30-2014 01:18:06 | More by Phished880
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xacidx

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +2.6%

06-29-2014 13:29:26 | More by xacidx
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csustar001

New York

4.25/5  rDev +9%

06-28-2014 21:37:24 | More by csustar001
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mmmbeerNY

New York

4/5  rDev +2.6%

06-27-2014 03:14:15 | More by mmmbeerNY
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PicoPapa

Connecticut

3.73/5  rDev -4.4%

On tap at New York Pizza. Pours a translucent dark golden color with an inch of head. Minimal lacing. The aroma is some lightly toasted malts with some citrus and grassy hops. The taste is more of the same. Bready malts mixed with some grassy hop bitterness. Some citrus near the end with floral and grassy hop notes. The finish is more of the malts with some light bitterness. Light mouthfeel and a bit watery. Very easy to drink and refreshing. This would be a solid canned session beer, but there are better options out there. Still good, though. Overall, not the best Jack's Abby has to offer but not a bad beer by any strech of the imagination.

06-25-2014 19:36:08 | More by PicoPapa
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WeymouthMike

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +2.6%

06-24-2014 23:29:58 | More by WeymouthMike
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beertardis

Rhode Island

3.25/5  rDev -16.7%

06-23-2014 03:03:47 | More by beertardis
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my_knew_craft

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -10.3%

06-22-2014 20:30:38 | More by my_knew_craft
Jabby Brau from Jack's Abby Brewing
88 out of 100 based on 482 ratings.