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The ABCS - Jack's Abby Brewing

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

253 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 253
Reviews: 42
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: 8.13%
Wants: 57
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Jack's Abby Brewing visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Double / Imperial Pilsner |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jbertsch on 03-29-2013)
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Photo of goldenM13
4/5  rDev -4.3%

goldenM13, Sep 08, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

Mulder531, Aug 29, 2013
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4/5  rDev -4.3%

MattXT, Aug 26, 2013
Photo of ComRock12
4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

ComRock12, Aug 22, 2013
Photo of discharmingly
3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

discharmingly, Aug 12, 2013
Photo of earljones199
4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

earljones199, Aug 11, 2013
Photo of Reagan1984
4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

Reagan1984, Aug 10, 2013
Photo of Duhast500
4.19/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured from the bottle into a pint glass.

The color is a bright orange/gold with two fingers of foamy white head and good amount of lacing is left on the glass.

The smell has a bit of citrus fruit flavor. The hops elevate this a bit while giving off a bit a tart aroma that could be shaping up to hit hard with bitter hop flavor.

The taste is piney at first with splash of pine, and some grassy hops that push the bitterness up a bit. Some hints of mango and tangerine reveal themselves as the bitterness wears down. Some malty biscuit flavor comes out before a slight twang at the end.

The feel of this beer is medium bodied and is really drinkable just as most Jack’s Abbey beers are. Crisp and refreshing this beer goes down easy.

Duhast500, Jul 30, 2013
Photo of ThrashMaster
4.75/5  rDev +13.6%

ThrashMaster, Jul 28, 2013
Photo of NK__
4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

NK__, Jul 26, 2013
Photo of harsley
4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

harsley, Jul 26, 2013
Photo of incubuscience
4/5  rDev -4.3%

incubuscience, Jul 22, 2013
Photo of CypherEnigma
3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

CypherEnigma, Jul 18, 2013
Photo of Draught2012
4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

Draught2012, Jul 18, 2013
Photo of amcglathery
4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

amcglathery, Jul 12, 2013
Photo of Saltee
4/5  rDev -4.3%

Saltee, Jul 12, 2013
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4/5  rDev -4.3%

DonFrap, Jul 10, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

AJ01923, Jul 03, 2013
Photo of Okisailor
4.5/5  rDev +7.7%

Okisailor, Jul 02, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +1.7%

Rochefort10nh, Jun 29, 2013
Photo of DrinkingDrake
3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

DrinkingDrake, Jun 28, 2013
Photo of RKing44
3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

RKing44, Jun 26, 2013
Photo of mattvandyk
4/5  rDev -4.3%

mattvandyk, Jun 25, 2013
Photo of Alieniloquium
3.23/5  rDev -22.7%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

500 mL bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Clear golden orange. Nice white head and surface wisps. Well retained.

Smell - Citrus hops and a little bit of a diaper aroma. Clean diaper, but weird. Some malt.

Taste - Better. Hoppy. Citrus and more pine comes out. Clean malt. Bitterness and oily hop resins linger in the finish.

Mouthfeel - Medium body. Closer to medium heavy. Medium carbonation.

Overall - Decent. Smells kinda bad, but redeems itself.

Alieniloquium, Jun 25, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

BostonPhilly, Jun 24, 2013
The ABCS from Jack's Abby Brewing
93 out of 100 based on 253 ratings.