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Coriander Ale - Brevard Brewing Company

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Coriander Ale
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Ratings: 3
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 11.76%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brevard Brewing Company visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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(Beer added by: chinchill on 09-15-2012)
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Reviews by chinchill:
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3.95/5  rDev +16.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

On tap at the brewery, which describes it as follows: "unfiltered, medium bodied amber ale has brown hues, solid hop bitterness, and is infused with one pound of freshly crushed coriander seeds per barrel."

A: Sounds like a lot of coriander, but the nose is of a lightly spiced amber ale.

T: I've had many over-spiced beers; this is not one of them. Instead, the coriander has been added prudently so as to shade and complement the amber ale base. Very good sweet/bitter balance.

M: exceptionally smooth: medium-low carbonation; medium+ body.

O: An outstanding variant of an American Amber. It seems that there's an excellent (but perhaps not very interesting) amber ale base artfully altered with coriander to create a unique version with more complexity and interest. I believe this was created as a one-tie brew, but the popularity and very positive response I was seeing in the tasting room may well mean a spot in the rotating or even the regular line-up. I'll add my vote for this.

chinchill, Sep 15, 2012
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Photo of DrMindbender
3/5  rDev -11.8%

DrMindbender, Aug 06, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

ZEB89, Tuesday at 09:57 PM
Coriander Ale from Brevard Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 3 ratings.