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Blue Moon Peanut Butter Ale - Coors Brewing Company

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Blue Moon Peanut Butter Ale
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BA SCORE
78
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19 Ratings
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Ratings: 19
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.29
pDev: 23.71%
Wants: 22
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Coors Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TheGordianKnot on 07-31-2011)
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Indiana

3.75/5  rDev +14%

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California

1.75/5  rDev -46.8%

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4/5  rDev +21.6%

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Florida

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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Michigan

3.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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Hawaii

3/5  rDev -8.8%

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Colorado

3/5  rDev -8.8%

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New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +14%

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3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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Wisconsin

1/5  rDev -69.6%

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Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +6.4%

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milljs

Kentucky

4.35/5  rDev +32.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

I've had this a couple times at various beer festivals and thought I would review this unique beer.
Appearance -amber to golden with a thin head

Aroma - smells like roasted peanuts more than pure peanut butter, maybe the fresh roasted/deli ground peanut butter.
Taste - Roasted peanuts, creamy peanut butter, light bready malts, and a maybe a bit of honey.
Mouthfeel - Medium bodied and creamy
Finish - creamy peanut butter and beer. Reminds me of a baseball game.

It's unique, and I think it is a pretty cool beer.

Serving type: on-tap

05-06-2012 14:49:31 | More by milljs
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Illinois

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Oregon

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Colorado

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TheGordianKnot

Tennessee

3.6/5  rDev +9.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured at the Music City Brewers Fest... Really not sure about availability, I know it was at GABF and other places but don't know if this was a one time thing or rotates from time to time?

A- Very light brown color with a fairly large fluffy white head. Decent lacing and very clear. Looks kinda like a very watered down or extremely light colored brown ale.

S- Alright, they nailed it. This is definitely very peanut butter-y. There really isn't anything else to say about this. Peanut butter isn't a very subtle flavor; it kinda takes over and doesn't let you get any other aromas. I think Coors is actually doing alright so far hitting this concept... Though I don't think a peanut butter bomb is the best thing for a beer, I'm giving them a higher score for getting the aroma perfect for what they are going for.

T/M- The taste is much more of a roasted peanut type of flavor rather than peanut butter. The sweetness is tamed down (thankfully) and it tastes just like someone took a bunch of ballpark peanuts, threw them in a juicer (if thats even possible) and then put it in this glass with some Blue Moon. The flavor does end with a bit of spice reminiscent of Blue Moon. The mouthfeel is pretty light and the carbonation is much higher than I expected. I think I figured something like a peanut butter beer being heavy and thick, but it wasn't.

O- I think I can give credit where credit is due. This is by no means a great beer, but Coors did a good job getting a beer to taste and smell like peanuts; which I've never had before. At this beer fest every other brewery was pouring 8-12 ounce pours; but for this beer we only got about 5-6 ounces which was a great thing because a tiny bit of this beer goes a very long way. I would never buy a whole pint of this beer, but would definitely try a smaller amount again.

Serving type: on-tap

07-31-2011 13:51:47 | More by TheGordianKnot
Blue Moon Peanut Butter Ale from Coors Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 19 ratings.