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Sails Of Charon - Bellwoods Brewery

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Sails Of Charon
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Ratings: 5
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.77
pDev: 4.24%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Bellwoods Brewery visit their website
Ontario, Canada

Style | ABV
Weizenbock |  7.30% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: TheSevenDuffs on 09-24-2013)
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Reviews by liamt07:
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Ontario (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -7.2%

10-01-2013 05:03:04 | More by liamt07
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Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +6.1%

10-06-2013 13:23:17 | More by Sammy
Photo of TheSevenDuffs

Ontario (Canada)

3.79/5  rDev +0.5%

Bottled on Sept 17, 2013.

A - Poured deep brown and settled black with a thin layer of tan coloured head.

S - Caramel, toffee, banana, brown sugar.

T - Rich toffee, brown sugar and caramel notes up front. Some banana, spice and fruit esters in the background. Warming alcohol throughout.

M - Medium body. Somewhat creamy. Moderate carbonation.

09-24-2013 03:16:44 | More by TheSevenDuffs
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Ontario (Canada)

3.79/5  rDev +0.5%

Beer is dark brown, with a moderately sized off-white head. Fades steadily.

Nose contains wheat and is very malty and bready. Smells quite sweet. Banana and raisin are there. Smells a bit like banana bread, but more on the bread side than banana.

Fairly strong flavour. Wheat, spices, bubblegum, bread, banana and raisin. Decently hopped- despite the notable sweetness, the finish has a touch of bitterness.

Full bodied, moderately carbonated. A bit of boozy heat, but slight.

Overall, pretty good, but too sweet and it gets hard to finish a pint. Starts strong, but wears on you.

09-26-2013 13:10:21 | More by jrenihan
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Ontario (Canada)

3.76/5  rDev -0.3%

Served in a weizen glass.

A - Voluminous light mocha foam settles to a linger creamy cap, leaving behind plenty of lacing. Unfiltered chestnut brown body, with some bubbles visibly streaming upward.

S - The initial aroma had a fair bit of green apple, but as the beer warmed it dissipated and revealed toasted grains, wheat, nuts, sugar cookie, and perhaps a hint of milk chocolate. Not the most potent beer and I don't get a ton of yeast character here.

T - The taste is a bit more potent, with clove and phenol-laden weizen yeast mingling with brown sugar, grain, tobacco, and a bit of milk chocolate. Less toasty and more yeasty here, with a mildly tangy finish.

M - Medium body, grainy texture, with a fairly crisp finish; only mild lingering stickiness. Pleasant carbonation and minimal alcohol presence.

D - Not a bad beer once you get past the wimpy aroma. I think a 12oz serving might have been better than 500ml, as I struggled near the end; not the type of beer I'd want in large quantities. Still, it's a pretty solid example of a relatively unsexy style.

12-12-2013 04:13:07 | More by MasterSki
Sails Of Charon from Bellwoods Brewery
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