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Wreck The Halls - Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub

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BA SCORE
85
very good

450 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 450
Reviews: 267
rAvg: 3.78
pDev: 11.11%
Wants: 13
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American IPA |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
"This annual favorite is a sublime hybrid of an American style IPA and a winter warmer. The result is a bold brew that celebrates the holidays with an intriguing blend of Centennial hops providing elegant citrus notes balanced by a backdrop of a rich caramel malt body. Dry hopped to amplify the aromas and flavor. Available in 22oz. bottles and draught. ABV 6.5% IBU 68"

(Beer added by: dolem98 on 11-19-2002)
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49degrees

British Columbia (Canada)

4.35/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Another highly enjoyable bitter beer from the west coast of the United States, quickly becoming one of the most respected hoppy beer regions in the world. Full Sail of Bend, Oregon presents bitter beer fans with a super addition to the hoppy seasonal favorites dubbed Wreck The Halls.

Like the Stone and Lagunitas IPAs, this one has similar characteristics without going over the top. I'm quickly finding myself steering towards hoppier beers all the time (Stone's Ruination and Arrogant Bastard, Dog Fish Head 90 Min IPA and now Full Sail's Wreck The Halls).

A little harsher in texture compared with Lagunitas IPA, but not overly so harsh that its going to shock your senses.

Pours a deep copper color with a nice large off white tightly packed foamy head. Head slowly minimizes to a solid surface coating with extensive glass lacing during the drink.

Aroma is highlighted by extensive earth tones, pine and some mossy undertones. A much richer bitter ale compared to most, but not overwhelming, this making for a very enjoyable and very drinkable beer.

[ STATS:>> SERVING: 650ml bottle / ABV: 6.5% / PRICE: $3.69 USD ]

Serving type: bottle

02-07-2003 17:37:27 | More by 49degrees
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Wreck The Halls from Full Sail Brewery & Tasting Room & Pub
85 out of 100 based on 450 ratings.