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Sleeman Original Dark (50*) | Sleeman Breweries Ltd.

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70
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76 Reviews
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63
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BEER STATS
Reviews:
76
Ratings:
102
Avg:
2.94
pDev:
22.79%
 
 
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Sleeman Original Dark (50*)Sleeman Original Dark (50*)
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Sleeman Breweries Ltd.
Ontario, Canada | website

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
An all malt ale, Sleeman Original Dark is brewed from a combination of roasted barley malts, English Aroma hops, and deep well water. Its unique flavour has become a trademark in the Sleeman lineup.

Added by John on 10-26-2001

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2.68/5  rDev -8.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Clearish light amber appearance with a weak head of small bubbles that lasts about 10 seconds in the glass. Sweet aroma, vague sense of a Twix bar in chocolate and caramel notes. Dead body, watery and sweet with caramel flavors early but little hop sense or moxie in the mouth. Finishes clean (i.e. vacant) with little aftertaste, but nothing upfront is very inviting to sip again. Like the Honey Brown Lager, there's not much to make me want to buy this again, though it would be drinkable to me if offered.

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Sleeman Original Dark (50*) from Sleeman Breweries Ltd.
70 out of 100 based on 76 ratings.