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Fat Ten-Er #5 - New England Brewing Co.

Fat Ten-Er #5
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88
very good

37 Ratings
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Ratings: 37
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4
pDev: 9.25%


Brewed by:
New England Brewing Co. visit their website
Connecticut, United States

Style | ABV
Smoked Beer |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Smoked Old Ale

(Beer added by: CTJman on 02-08-2014)
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PicoPapa

Connecticut

4.3/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

On tap at Prime 16. Pours a brownish black color with ruby hues and a 1/4 inch of head. Lots of lacing. The aroma is smokey and meaty. Some earthiness as well. The taste is a mix of smoked malts, charcoal, meat and salt. Like drinking a liquid campfire. Some peat as well as more smoke towards the end as well as more of that meaty campfire flavor. Light mouthfeel with a small amount of carbonation. I love Rauchbiers and I have been waiting a long time for NebCo to make something along this style. It was worth the wait for sure. Overall, outstanding.

Serving type: on-tap

03-05-2014 00:09:59 | More by PicoPapa
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woosterbill

Connecticut

4.33/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

On tap at the brewery.

A: Slightly hazy deep chestnut nody under a dense head of persistent tan foam. Gorgeous lace. Lovely.

S: Rich woody, spicy, piquant smoke dominates; vanilla, dark fruit, and chocolate. Complex and enticing.

T: Smoke up front, meaty sweetness midway through, and a pleasant mix of fruitiness, smokiness, and bitterness on the finish. Really tasty.

M: Smooth, creamy medium body. Soft and luscious.

O: Well done James!

Serving type: on-tap

02-26-2014 23:37:47 | More by woosterbill
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DrinkSlurm

Connecticut

4.51/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Had a mega sampler at the brewery today. Nice new digs by the way NEBCO!
Pours a deep brown with off white head. Looks like a perfect brown all - albeit slightly darker. Great smoked malt aroma here..mixed well with a sweet caramel malt aroma and a nice amount of hops. Flavor id fantastic! Sweet caramel and chocolate with a perfect mellow smoke flavor. The hops provide the perfect balance of bitterness. The mouthfeel is ridiculous. So silky smooth and easy to drink but the body on this is amazing...its full without being cloying or heavy. Really a spectacular brew...glad I got to try it.

Serving type: on-tap

02-08-2014 17:33:06 | More by DrinkSlurm
Fat Ten-Er #5 from New England Brewing Co.
88 out of 100 based on 37 ratings.