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Bell Ringer - RJ Rockers Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
84
good

326 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

(view ratings)
Ratings: 326
Reviews: 170
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 12.06%


Brewed by:
RJ Rockers Brewing Company visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our high gravity offering weighs in at 8.5% ABV and is delightfully loaded with malt and hops. This is an ale worthy of your sturdiest goblet or most treasured stein. Ring it!

(Beer added by: mikesgroove on 08-16-2007)
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Reviews by LordofTime25:
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LordofTime25

Iowa

3.83/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Received in a trade from casemw!

Pours to a orange color that is cloudy with a slight off white head. The head had some retention with good lacing left on glass.

Mainly get the strong aroma of the hops in this brew. Nice!

You get a sweet tasty bitterness with the hops in this brew with a hint of malts.

Full body with a good carbonation!

A nice very drinkable brew!

Serving type: bottle

12-12-2008 22:28:37 | More by LordofTime25
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Bell Ringer is quite malty with some hop resin and pine straw. Caramel and honeydew melon add to a dark tea aroma.

Light bitterness and tea aromas translate directly to the flavor profile. So much so that it is all that I perceive long into the finish.

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Bell Ringer from RJ Rockers Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 326 ratings.