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Burning Bridges - Spiteful Brewing

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

36 Ratings
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Ratings: 36
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 8.52%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Spiteful Brewing visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Brown Ale |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 01-14-2013)
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Reviews by emerge077:
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emerge077

Illinois

3.85/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Batch #10

Poured into a tulip glass, there's a dense head of tan foam the forms quickly and lasts for awhile. leaving behind plenty of lace in it's wake. Brownish black color, doesn't reflect much if any light.

Toasty aroma, chocolate malt is present, dry unsweetened bakers chocolate. Not much of a distinctive hop aroma.

Light toasted cereal aftertaste, moderate hop bitterness. Light florals and dried citrus peel hop character ride underneath the primary malty flavors. Fairly dry in the finish, medium bodied with a smooth carb level. Overall it's decent. Aptly named, knowing some of the background.

Serving type: bottle

03-08-2013 04:04:19 | More by emerge077
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buschbeer

Ohio

4.1/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

1 PINT 6 FL. OZ. bottle
Served in a mug

A - This is about as dark as a brown ale can be. When held to the light I get faint amber highlights. There is about half a mug of tan head.

S - The smell is grain, molasses, and chocolate. There are a few wafts of citrus.

T - The taste has some remnants of a once hoppy beer. I taste some orange and a little citrus. The main flavors are from the malt. I get wonderful roasted grain and chocolate malt.

M - Medium to full

O - This is a flavorful brown ale. Unfortunately, I held on to it past its prime as far as the hops go, but the malt bill is delicious. I am really enjoying this beer. This is my first Spiteful beer, and I will definitely seek out more of their offerings.

Serving type: bottle

07-06-2014 21:25:40 | More by buschbeer
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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev -2.7%

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Texas

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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Germany

4/5  rDev -2.7%

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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

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Illinois

2.75/5  rDev -33.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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Kentucky

4/5  rDev -2.7%

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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

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Ohio

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wyatt13

Illinois

4.24/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Batch 10. Poured from a 22 oz. bomber into my Half Acre snifter.

A - Pours a very dark brown that is pretty much impenetrable by light. A nice one a half finger frothy head. Incredible retention & consistency of bubble size.

S - Hops & nuts. Roasted notes pair well with a grassy hop character. Some nice bitter chocolate.

T - Nice roasted & toasted notes to begin, with a piney hop presence to balance. A bit of a boozy presence at the very end. Reminds me of a nice porter.

M - Great creamy mouthfeel, with superior drinkability.

O - Very impressive job here from a new brewery. A very interesting take on a brown ale. Do not hesitate to pick this up.

Serving type: bottle

04-09-2013 02:02:31 | More by wyatt13
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Burning Bridges from Spiteful Brewing
90 out of 100 based on 36 ratings.