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Catahoula Common - Gnarly Barley Brewing Company

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Catahoula Common
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84
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20 Ratings
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Ratings: 20
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 10.43%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Gnarly Barley Brewing Company visit their website
Louisiana, United States

Style | ABV
California Common / Steam Beer |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: EgadBananas on 05-18-2014)
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Photo of jmdrpi
4.1/5  rDev +9.6%

Draft pour in a shaker pint glass.

A bit hazy, yellow orange in color, foamy white head. mild aroma, slightly sweet. Same with taste. Grainy malt, cracked corn, a bit of earthiness, some noble hops? Medium body and carbonation. Very easy to drink, and nice mild flavor. Great for a hot New Orleans day.

jmdrpi, Friday at 01:39 AM
Photo of BayouBengal1537
4.25/5  rDev +13.6%

BayouBengal1537, Sep 06, 2014
Photo of kjkinsey
3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

kjkinsey, Sep 01, 2014
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3.52/5  rDev -5.9%

ahommell, Aug 30, 2014
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3.73/5  rDev -0.3%

tbryan5, Aug 25, 2014
Photo of shiggins22
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

shiggins22, Aug 14, 2014
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3/5  rDev -19.8%

atlbravsrno1, Aug 11, 2014
Photo of animal69
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

animal69, Jul 28, 2014
Photo of SoFisticated
3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

SoFisticated, Jul 23, 2014
Photo of gritz147
3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

gritz147, Jul 20, 2014
Photo of Pens1967
3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

Pens1967, Jul 16, 2014
Photo of douglasbarbin
3.76/5  rDev +0.5%

A: Opaque and unfiltered. Color is somewhere between dark copper and light amber. Average amount of white lacing.

S: Malty. Lots of esters, so there is some citrus fruit and floral notes in the nose as well.

T: Surprisingly flavorful for being only 22 IBU. Lots of fruity ester flavor against a solid malt backbone. I wasn't expecting to like this one, but I did. That being said, I don't know that I'd drink a bunch of this beer. California Common isn't really my favorite style.

M: Chewy and malty. Definitely one of the least "dry" lagers I've ever had. Would probably be a little more drinkable if it were a little drier.

O: Overall, not bad. Flavor and smell are very good. It could be a little more drinkable, but it's definitely the most sessionable offering from Gnarly Barley.

douglasbarbin, Jul 07, 2014
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5/5  rDev +33.7%

Skatebeer, Jul 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

sd123, Jun 29, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

Wayne17, Jun 21, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

bareju, Jun 20, 2014
Photo of brewskifan55
3.73/5  rDev -0.3%

On tap at The Red White and Brew, Hammond, LA.

A: An opaque light amber with off-white, one-finger head that lingered. Ample lacing.

S: Citrus-y sweet and malty.

T: Orange and lemon sweetness comes through with an aggressive malt background. Very sessionable. Smooth, well-balanced. A great summertime beer.

M: Medium with medium carbonation. Chewy.

O: A good offering from Gnarly Barley. A real crowd pleaser. Very inviting with ample drinking power.

brewskifan55, Jun 16, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

ThurmondTX, May 22, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

CDCNAM, May 22, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

EgadBananas, May 18, 2014
Catahoula Common from Gnarly Barley Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 20 ratings.