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Saint Arnold Christmas Ale - Saint Arnold Brewing Company

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Saint Arnold Christmas AleSaint Arnold Christmas Ale

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83
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458 Ratings
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Ratings: 458
Reviews: 210
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 13.55%
Wants: 11
Gots: 34 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Saint Arnold Brewing Company visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
Old Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 11-12-2001)
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Reviews by acevenom:
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acevenom

Louisiana

3.88/5  rDev +5.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into a pint glass. Pours copper with an off-white head that dissipates at a moderate pace. There are a lot of visible tiny bubbles in the beer. The beer smells of toffee and chocolate. There are some floral notes as well from the hops. What hits the tongue is a big malt presence with toffee and chocolate. The alcohol comes through in the taste as do the hops, which bring some floral, earthy, and mild spice notes to the taste. The body is medium to full with strong carbonation. This leads to a cleaner than expected finish. This is a very good beer.

Serving type: bottle

12-08-2012 00:14:59 | More by acevenom
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The aroma is sweet figgy malts with a little spice.

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Saint Arnold Christmas Ale from Saint Arnold Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 458 ratings.