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Chainsaw Ale - Left Hand Brewing Company

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Chainsaw AleChainsaw Ale

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BA SCORE
86
very good

253 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 253
Reviews: 162
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 12.34%
Wants: 16
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  9.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: RoBotGod on 03-06-2006)
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theWrkncacnter

North Carolina

3.8/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured from a magnum bottle, no date.

Pours an opaqe deep red-brown. Head is minimal but sticks around with some decent lacing. Mild caramel and coffee on the nose with a bit of malt sweetness. Taste is initially heavy, it made me check the label again to make sure I wasn't actually drinking a stout. Stronger toasted coffee tasting malts than I've ever had in a strong ale, but good. A hint of caramel on the aftertaste with a hint of hop bitterness. Mouth feel is very smooth with a dry aftertaste and lingering coffee flavors. Drinkability is decent, only hurt a little bit by the heavyness.

Overall a decent brew, interesting, but nothing that really sets it above others. Might be better during the winter, as heavy as this one is.

Serving type: bottle

05-27-2007 00:12:17 | More by theWrkncacnter
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Chainsaw Ale from Left Hand Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 253 ratings.