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Malus - Kane Brewing Company

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very good

80 Ratings
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Ratings: 80
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 13.56%
Wants: 6
Gots: 13 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Kane Brewing Company visit their website
New Jersey, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Dark Ale |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: 9InchNails on 01-12-2012)
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

jgrummm, Aug 22, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

koopa, Aug 04, 2013
Photo of themind
4.35/5  rDev +15.7%

Kane Brewing kicks butt! I love these guys, Solitude is such an awesome brew. Ok on too Malus. This Apple Cider monster clocks in at 9.50% and the ABV is well hidden. The beer pours a really foamy head which took a while to calm down. The aroma was cider up front, a very subtle tart followed by super ripe sweetness with some brown sugar. I could drink a lot of this. Ice cold this beer rocks! so when drinking it make sure it's cold. Not as good if it warms. I would buy this again, it's like Positive Contact...it's good.

Bottom Line: I love Kane Brewing! Malus is a good brew!

themind, Aug 04, 2013
Photo of jhillwastaken
3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

jhillwastaken, Jul 21, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

bonbini26, Jun 24, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

rgilbert, Jun 20, 2013
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

bbrown12, Jun 20, 2013
Photo of robwestcott
4.1/5  rDev +9%

big thanks to Ed5388 for this one. poured cold and fast to a 14oz snifter a nice candied copper to brown with a finger and a half bubbly, long lasting tan head.

aroma of tart apples, cloves and a hint of overripe banana.

medium bodied, huge carbonation, nearly champagne style bubbles all over the palate as soon as the sip passes the lips.

cider way up front, a very subtle tart followed by super overripe sweetness, brown sugar, hints of spices.

the abv is hidden well, a nice sipper.

robwestcott, Jun 18, 2013
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3.86/5  rDev +2.7%

dark color with big foamy head which settles down to a thin layer.

smell of spice and apple

first taste attacked sour taste buds. Apple dominates the taste with a hint of raisins and in the finish, dry champagne yeast.

Medium body, carbonation is good. When I opened the bottle an impressive sound of the cork popped. Gases were visible as they escaped from the top.

it was an interesting beer. Next year I will try this one during the colder months and I will also age another bottle. This bottle was cellared for 9 months.

sfsean28, Jun 09, 2013
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1.25/5  rDev -66.8%

cde1218, Jun 01, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

cp45, May 31, 2013
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

megamass, May 22, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

jnardone235, May 20, 2013
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

mikeburd1128, May 12, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

InspectorBob, May 09, 2013
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

jkane101, May 07, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +19.7%

schaffer9252, May 04, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

Iamstryker, Apr 19, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

emceecue, Mar 15, 2013
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4/5  rDev +6.4%

ummswimmin, Mar 12, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

drummermattie02, Mar 11, 2013
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1.5/5  rDev -60.1%

Peyton5410, Mar 10, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

tobelerone, Mar 03, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

flynndan, Mar 02, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

nmann08, Feb 23, 2013
Malus from Kane Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 80 ratings.