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Alaskan Winter Ale - Alaskan Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
83
good

638 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 638
Reviews: 332
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 13.86%
Wants: 20
Gots: 19 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Alaskan Brewing Co. visit their website
Alaska, United States

Style | ABV
Old Ale |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed in the style of an English Olde Ale, this ale balances the sweet heady aroma of spruce tips with the clean crisp finish of noble hops. Its malty richness is complemented by the warming sensation of alcohol.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-03-2001)
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4.33/5  rDev +17.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Amber in color with a white head that dissipated fairly quickly with no lacing. Aroma is mainly caramel malts and evergreen. I didn't expect the spruce to come through in aroma, but it does. Flavor is mainly caramel malts, very subtle spruce, and a nice sweetness. Virtually no bitterness. The light to medium body, nice effervescence, and a buttery sensation combine to produce a nice overall mouth feel. The taste of alcohol is slight and the drink provides a very nice warming feeling. A bit of sweetness lingers in the finish and leaves a nice aftertase.

Serving type: bottle

09-22-2011 05:57:41 | More by notsoprobeer
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Alaskan Winter Ale from Alaskan Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 638 ratings.