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Third Coast Beer - Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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BA SCORE
78
okay

746 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 746
Reviews: 335
rAvg: 3.44
pDev: 13.95%
Wants: 22
Gots: 35 | 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:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-01-2002

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3.35/5  rDev -2.6%

Appearance - 4.4/5
A moderately clear golden orange. A little bit of head retention. Can see LOTS of carbonation rising upward in the beer. I always love that because it makes the beer look alive. If you look close, you can see lots of little tiny particulates floating throughout the beer. Overall, a nice look. I am excited to try this beer.

Smell - 3.25/5
A bready, orange smell. Can't really smell much beyond that. But basically it smells close to an Oberon. Which is not a bad smell, just prefer it to be something different from Oberon which is a ubiquitous summer staple in Michigan.

Taste - 3/5
Again, there is a bready orange taste. The beer is slightly sweet, maybe moderately sweet. There is a faint alcohol taste. Overall, I am not impressed by the taste. It tastes different than an Oberon (most notably is has a breadier taste and less citrus), but didn't really strike me as anything innovative or tasty.

Mouthfeel - 3.5/5
A lot of moderate intensity carbonation is present through the sip, stimulating your tongue. Light to medium in body. Fairly crisp. This beer has an okay feel to it.

Overall - 3.25/5
This beer looked very promising from its appearance, but the this beer was just okay, and probably not one I would want to get again.

Weighting: Appearance 15%, Smell 15%, Taste 35%, Mouthfeel 15%, Overall 20%

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Third Coast Beer from Bell's Brewery, Inc.
78 out of 100 based on 746 ratings.