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Third Coast Old Ale - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

Third Coast Old AleThird Coast Old Ale

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,831 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 1831
Reviews: 956
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 10.19%


Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Barleywine |  10.20% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
From Bell's website:
"Third Coast Old Ale is a cellerable American-style barleywine that has notes of dried fruit and caramel embedded in a rich malt background that will grow more complex over time."

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 02-28-2002)
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grub

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4.72/5  rDev +14.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

pours a nice reddish gold colour, with a thin white head.

great aroma. sweet, and slightly fruity. noticeable but not overpowering alcohol presence. hint of raisin. rich, bready malt character.

taste is all about malt. very rich and malty, but no sticky sweetness. good, balanced bitterness. noticeable alcohol presence, but it's not overpowering and balances well against the bitterness and maltyness.

overall another great beer from bell's. really liked this one, and wished i didn't have to drive so i could have had more!

Serving type: bottle

04-21-2006 14:43:11 | More by grub
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Third Coast Old Ale from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
92 out of 100 based on 1,831 ratings.