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Cuvee Series One (Oak Aged Series) - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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Cuvee Series One (Oak Aged Series)Cuvee Series One (Oak Aged Series)

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BA SCORE
85
very good

283 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 283
Reviews: 220
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 14.1%
Wants: 5
Gots: 27 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  11.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mcallister on 07-15-2008)
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Keyes88

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

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Iowa

3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

07-03-2014 01:43:40 | More by KAF
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Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +6.4%

06-13-2014 12:33:43 | More by Mikeluzzjr
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Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

06-10-2014 22:01:46 | More by Kegatron
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New Jersey

4/5  rDev +6.4%

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Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +6.4%

03-24-2014 01:16:46 | More by wisrarebeer
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TheManiacalOne

Rhode Island

3.64/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 22oz bottle into an imperial pint glass.

A: The beer is a bright golden brown color, with a thin off-white head that fades quickly and leaves a thin lace on the glass.

S: The aroma contains caramelized malts, brown sugar, fruit, some alcohol and some hops.

T: The taste starts out sweet with flavors of caramel, brown sugar and some fruit. Then some alcohol sting comes in along with a hearty but not too heavy malt character. The oak essence is also prevalent. The hops presence is mild but complementary and brings some balance. The after-taste is slightly sweet.

M: Smooth and a little crisp, medium body, medium carbonation, finish is slightly sticky.

O: A little tasty, goes down ok, not too filling, strong kick, decent representation of style, it’s an ok aged beer to drink for a while.

Serving type: bottle

02-13-2014 03:56:28 | More by TheManiacalOne
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drummermattie02

Texas

3/5  rDev -20.2%

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Vermont

4.25/5  rDev +13%

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BillRoth

Maryland

4/5  rDev +6.4%

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vissai

California

3/5  rDev -20.2%

12-04-2013 17:41:45 | More by vissai
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generallee

New York

3.25/5  rDev -13.6%

10-06-2013 12:41:24 | More by generallee
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rab53

Washington

3/5  rDev -20.2%

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California

4.5/5  rDev +19.7%

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Hopheadjeffery

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

08-01-2013 15:59:21 | More by Hopheadjeffery
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gpblackgt

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +6.4%

07-17-2013 19:35:17 | More by gpblackgt
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hardcor33

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

06-23-2013 19:54:02 | More by hardcor33
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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -6.9%

06-15-2013 19:56:22 | More by orangesol
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Virginia

4/5  rDev +6.4%

06-13-2013 20:18:19 | More by djre4orm
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beertardis

Rhode Island

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

06-06-2013 01:41:06 | More by beertardis
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GRG1313

California

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

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whallgren

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -0.3%

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Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +6.4%

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SLeffler27

New York

3.54/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Clear bright copper (SRM 14) with no head. Very viscous in a Dogfish Head snifter glass.

Big sweet malt with ample caramel, followed by pine tar, dates, and hints of fig. Also detected with warmth is sweet tea, oak, allspice, and perhaps some red wine.

Sweet malt with light bitterness generally follows the nose with emphasis on the oak, but no allspice or wine. Pine and tea are more prominent with warming. This one has a long, mild finish.

A full, syrupy body controls the alcohol, while prickly carbonation controls the chewiness.

This is a decent beer that fits within my impression of the style, if not precisely within the actual profile. It was enjoyed late in the afternoon of St. Patrick’s Day.

Serving type: bottle

04-21-2013 21:19:09 | More by SLeffler27
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New York

4.25/5  rDev +13%

03-30-2013 03:17:07 | More by Goobastic
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Cuvee Series One (Oak Aged Series) from Southern Tier Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 283 ratings.