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8 Bells - Three Brothers Brewing

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very good

10 Ratings
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Ratings: 10
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 4.22%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Three Brothers Brewing visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
In the Naval tradition of telling time by the ship’s bells, sailors would hear eight bells each day at noon, the perfect time to enjoy this brunch-inspired brew. We’ve added a hefty dose of blueberries to a bready base ale and finished it off, of course, with a modest helping of rich maple syrup. Just a dash of vanilla and cinnamon round out this decadent yet balanced indulgence.

(Beer added by: ThreeBrosBrew on 04-03-2014)
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Nose is interesting, weird malt thing, little cinnamon and spice thing, sweet candy, nice blueberry, little yeast and yeast from berry.

Taste very interesting, nice blueberry up front, into cinnamon, candy, fresh blueberry flesh, cardamom, baking spices, a bit of a blueberry candy sweet bread or almost pie. Hint of maple on the back end, semi sweet. Finish is drier, little sticky, mild blueberry lingering and dessert bread.

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A - Poured into a Kate the Great tulip a ruby red grapefruit hue with a nice three finger white head that left a thin blanket.

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8 Bells from Three Brothers Brewing
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