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NJ350 - Flying Fish Brewing Company

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75 Ratings
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Ratings: 75
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 11.59%
Wants: 0
Gots: 9 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Flying Fish Brewing Company visit their website
New Jersey, United States

Style | ABV
English Strong Ale |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rfgetz on 04-07-2014)
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7/11 Pours medium amber, orange rust tinged, white foam climbs up the side. Malty resiny nose. Taste opens hoppy, becomes sour, then evolves into a pine/molasses blend. Natural tree flavor, with molasses backstop. Great flavor balance, loads of character.

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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

- Old english stock ale brewed with molasses.

A: In a chalice a mushroomy large beige crown of 3 inches plus sits above a tarnished oxidized orange colored body of good clarity revealing mid-size carbonation bubbles in heavy concentration. Head retention is superb, very lengthy in its stay, slowly pitting on the surface caving to a mountainous structure. Thick spongy coating for lace. very good presentation.

S: On the nose was fresh wet sticky pine and sweet molasses. Soft caramel toasted bread fresh from the oven with some hints of fresh greenery (shrubery) in the middle. Fairly aggressive hopping aroma per style.

T: Flavor was sweet caramel-pine, citrusy hops and floral notes. Sweet molasses upfront with some sweet chocolate and alcohol notes. The beer progresses to a nice bittering effect, like an ESB, piney hop attributes, dry caramel-scotch, with a dried earthy bittering. Some fresh greenery, dried molasses, and dry toasted sweetness really stands out. Piney hops on the finish.

M: Full bodied, honey consistency, dry toasty mash, carbonation is light to medium in strength.

O: Overall a very good hoppy and piney character, drinks like an ESB and a worthy tribute to my home state. Well balanced, nice deep malty lush body, with good piney hops paying tribute to the pine barrens of NJ.

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L - Looks about how I'd expect. Amber cloudy body and an eggshell head.

S - Malty, pine and sweet molasses nose. Good amount of hops up in here.

T - Not as put together as the nose. Good amount of malts. Has a pine and citrus flavor to it. It just seems a bit watered down to me.

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pours a hazy dark copper color. almost opaque, but you can see through the corners of the glass. nice fluffy off-white head. very good head retention. mild earthy, herbal aroma. maybe some hazelnut in there? taste is not sweet, like I had expected due to the style of beer. definitely malt dominated, yet dry finish. toasty, bready, nutty. medium to thick bodied, lower carbonation. very smooth, drinks easy.

jmdrpi, Aug 21, 2014
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NJ350 from Flying Fish Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 75 ratings.