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Third Coast Beer - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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78
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678 Ratings
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Ratings: 678
Reviews: 331
rAvg: 3.44
pDev: 14.53%
Wants: 19
Gots: 20 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Bell's Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-01-2002)
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Reviews by demcorhip:
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demcorhip

Ontario (Canada)

3.78/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Appearance
Poured a straw coloured clear ale with some floaties present. Huge rocky white head, left thick and clingy lacings on the inside of the glass as it was consumed. Finely carbonated with a medium level of carbonation.

Aroma
Not a whole lots going on here in terms of complexity, but the smells are pleasant. Bready malts and lemongrass hop bitterness.

Taste
Slightly more complex than the nose, and certainly tasty. Bready malts reminding me of white bread crust. Nicely hopped with a hint of citrus, but mostly lemon and a mild grassy character. A very mild yeasty mustiness also present.

Mouthfeel
Light to medium in body, crisp, refreshing beer. Light. clean and pleasant malts nicely balanced and complimented by the tasty, lemony hops.

Drinkability
Very drinkable, sessionable brew. Perfect summer quencher. Also a very approachable beer, should be easy to get some BMC drinkers interested in craft beer with this one. Will look for this again come the dog days of summer.

Serving type: bottle

01-28-2007 13:18:47 | More by demcorhip
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Third Coast Beer from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
78 out of 100 based on 678 ratings.