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2XMAS - Southern Tier Brewing Company

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981 Ratings
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Ratings: 981
Reviews: 193
rAvg: 3.71
pDev: 15.63%
Wants: 20
Gots: 51 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Herbed / Spiced Beer |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed in the tradition of Swedish Glogg. Ale brewed with Figs, Orange peels, and spices. 2 varieties of hops and 4 types of malts.

(Beer added by: CloudStrife on 10-29-2012)
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AdamBear

Pennsylvania

3.65/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A-dark brownish cherry colored with a thin almost non-existent cream colored head

S-actually smells almost like tart dark cherries and cinnamon. i smell ginger and also maybe some....curry...i know it sounds weird, but it's true. smells awesome though. very unique. good strength.

T-comes in with the cinnamon, ginger, and yes...the curry. there is no spicy bite to it though, like other beers I've had with a curry flavor. it is an odd mix that is followed by a short bitterness. the after-taste is like a wintery spiced holiday bread. the more you drink it, the more flavors just start to blend together.

M-sticky medium carbonation with a fairly dry finish

O-I'd call this a winter warmer. it's an okay beer, though I expect more from Southern Tier. I got a bit too excited when I first saw this...I didn't know what to expect, but when ST names a beer 2XMAS....i expect it to taste completely like christmas. I'm not sure what that would be, but it wasn't this beer. definitely a decent drinker though, I'm glad i got this...but I probably won't be getting it again. the nose is where this beer should stay.

Serving type: bottle

12-13-2012 03:09:12 | More by AdamBear
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2XMAS from Southern Tier Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 981 ratings.