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Super G-Man - Seabright Brewery

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Super G-Man
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 1
Avg: 3.53
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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California, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Beer added by: tjsprague on 05-17-2009

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 1 | Hads: 1
Reviews by tjsprague:
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3.53/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

G-Man is an IPA. The Super G-man is that same IPA aged in Whiskey barrels "for a few months" as the menu said.

The beer came in a 12oz snifter and was a nice medium brown color with a whispy white head.

The smell was very much a mellow IPA smell with some hop aromas and a slight hint of vanilla from the barrel aging.

The taste was very mellow for an IPA. Pretty standard flavor, a bit of hops but nothing powerful or really upfront. It did have a nice mellow malt flavor to it. What was really intense was the vanilla flavor I assume came from the whiskey barrels.

I have had other barrel aged beers and this one did not have the same flavor. The only aging and flavor I got was the vanilla. It was a mellow flavor but could have been achieved many other ways.

The mouthfeel was slightly alcoholic, like drinking a light barlweywine (even though that is impossible). It had a hint of alcohol throughout and tasted good in the snifter instead of a pint glass. ABV is listed as ? on the menu.

I would say they should let the beer age for a while longer and they might have a real winner on their hands. As it is its not a bad beer at all.

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Super G-Man from Seabright Brewery
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