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AleSmith Horny Devil - AleSmith Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

753 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 753
Reviews: 356
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 12.62%
Wants: 92
Gots: 122 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
AleSmith Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  10.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-26-2001)
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Ralphs66

New York

4/5  rDev -1%

11-23-2012 22:51:52 | More by Ralphs66
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BMMillsy

Florida

4.43/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Pours beautiful clear light golden with small quickly receding head. Bubbles like champagne and they keep coming up from the bottom. Smell of coriander, honey, apples and pears. A little funk. Fruity flavor Very effervescent. Flavors follow the smell exactly, with some extra sweetness. Less dry than I expected from the aroma. Clean finish and light mouthfeel. Very nice. I liked this a lot.

Serving type: bottle

11-23-2012 18:03:11 | More by BMMillsy
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bluntedboywonder

New York

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

11-17-2012 02:46:28 | More by bluntedboywonder
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abrand

Illinois

4.38/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

750 ml bottle poured into LA tulip

Pours a golden color with a nice 1 finger head that leaves lacing. Haziness to the pour with visible sediment. Smells sweet with cherries and citrus fruits. Some alcohol is left on the nose as well. Taste is very malty with lots of grains. A sweet finish with the coriander. Very smooth and enjoyable. Mouthfeel is medium bodied and good carbonation. Overall this is great. Very delicious.

Serving type: bottle

11-17-2012 02:18:34 | More by abrand
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Victor

California

4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

11-17-2012 01:58:33 | More by Victor
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JxExM

New York

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

11-14-2012 14:33:41 | More by JxExM
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gshak

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

11-13-2012 15:51:29 | More by gshak
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BeerHunter76

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

11-12-2012 03:18:17 | More by BeerHunter76
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Texasfan549

Texas

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

11-10-2012 14:31:23 | More by Texasfan549
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chrisxmartin


4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

11-05-2012 10:42:08 | More by chrisxmartin
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kjkinsey

Texas

4/5  rDev -1%

11-03-2012 15:35:48 | More by kjkinsey
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tbone1384

Wyoming

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

11-03-2012 14:09:36 | More by tbone1384
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RockyTopHeel

North Carolina

4.28/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Pours a golden color with a thin rim of white bubbles. Aroma of coriander and Belgianness. The first sip takes me back to the first time I had a big Belgian beer and my eyes were forever opened. Coriander, candi sugar, lots of fruity esters and phenols backed up by a creamy, slick mouthfeel and ever so slight touch of hops at the end. Delicious.

Serving type: bottle

11-03-2012 00:33:46 | More by RockyTopHeel
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Twal

Colorado

4/5  rDev -1%

10-31-2012 03:32:42 | More by Twal
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Kopfschuss

Oregon

4/5  rDev -1%

10-29-2012 04:53:04 | More by Kopfschuss
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Hacksaw34

Colorado

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

10-29-2012 02:54:20 | More by Hacksaw34
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Bubbalito

Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

10-27-2012 02:27:42 | More by Bubbalito
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alpenglocken

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

10-24-2012 22:03:06 | More by alpenglocken
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ABokononist

New York

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

10-21-2012 15:57:07 | More by ABokononist
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pmarlowe

District of Columbia

4.15/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at the tasting room.

A: Pours medium gold, with a frothy white head. Excellent retention, thick lacing, and pretty effervescent bubbles.

S: Subtle floral aromas, coriander in good balance, mild citrus aromas, and pale malt.

T: Sweetish malt and some fruity esters, which impart brightness and structure. Mouthwatering. Crisp yet somehow a little flabby. Coriander on the back end supports the flavors nicely and adds some complexity.

M: Medium body and medium-light carbonation. A little crispness.

T: Tasty, well executed example of the style. Goes down remarkably easily for the ABV: I would've guessed like 7%.

Serving type: on-tap

10-21-2012 00:32:40 | More by pmarlowe
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Gavini

California

1.25/5  rDev -69.1%

10-19-2012 22:21:48 | More by Gavini
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jrenihan

Ontario (Canada)

3.98/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at Blind Tiger in NYC.

Beer is golden in colour. No head.

Aroma consists of sweet bready malt, honey, yeast and apply. Quite floral.

Sweet bready malt in the nose as well, with light fruit (apple, melon), honey, spices and green grape.

Medium bodied, moderate carbonation. A bready feel.

Overall, a good BSPA. Not a standout but quite enjoyable.

Serving type: on-tap

10-18-2012 01:43:52 | More by jrenihan
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RblWthACoz

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -13.4%

10-15-2012 01:19:34 | More by RblWthACoz
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jlieber17

California

4/5  rDev -1%

10-13-2012 01:42:06 | More by jlieber17
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2GOOFY

California

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

09-30-2012 02:11:39 | More by 2GOOFY
AleSmith Horny Devil from AleSmith Brewing Company
90 out of 100 based on 753 ratings.