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Harvest Ale - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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87
very good

1,335 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,335
Reviews: 554
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 12.44%
Wants: 40
Gots: 87 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: John on 10-19-2003)
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undated 12 oz bottle served in a pint glass.

No style indicated on the label other than Fall "seasonal", so I was surprised to find the beer is like a strong pale ale or ESB rather than a marzen. Not surprised by the flavor, however, since there is plenty of earthy and spicy hop aroma. There also some citrus in the nose, but the flavor veers more towards the citrus side, and leaves a moderately bitter grapefruit aftertaste.

A nice orange-amber with a lasting off-white head.

O - a bold and flavorful Fall seasonal.

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Poured into small glass.

A - Poured clear amber color with thin head that quickly dissipated leaving very light lacing around the glass.

S - Slight scents of malts, citrus and hops but not much there.

T - Starts off with bready malts followed by citrus fruitness with a very hoppy bitter finish.

M - Medium bodied with medium carbonation.

O - Good ESB that is crisp, refreshing and malty.

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Harvest Ale from Southern Tier Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 1,335 ratings.