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Fuller's Crossing - Brasserie Saint James

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Fuller's Crossing
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Ratings: 2
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 0.25%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brasserie Saint James visit their website
Nevada, United States

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: Beerandraiderfan on 12-24-2012)
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3.98/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into a small tulip. Barely any head on it, a thinner brown appearance, ruby edged hues throughout when held up to the light (or fireplace). This is a brown ale aged in a bourbon barrel for 3 months. Its about the least amount of malt presence I've ever had with something in a bourbon barrel. Super thin head, so thin I couldn't tell the exact color of it. Aroma was a very mild bourbon presence, you still get a tame nutty undercurrent to the aroma, subtle, yet respectable.

Taste, a good sipper, even though it isn't all that strong, its still fun to sip on it just for the cruising low profile bourbon taste. Turns what is usually a deservedly boring style label, a very short 3 months of exposure in the barrel really does well here. A smidge of chocolate and brown malt, next to nothing in terms of hop bitterness. The wood is just a touch. Overall, it makes for one of the best drinking brown ales bar none. I wasn't a big fan of the price ($8) for a small pour, but it was good drinking.

Beerandraiderfan, Dec 24, 2012
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

Copernicus, Feb 04, 2014
Fuller's Crossing from Brasserie Saint James
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.