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Prohibition Ale - Speakeasy Ales & Lagers

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Prohibition AleProhibition Ale

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BA SCORE
87
very good

699 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 699
Reviews: 313
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 11.66%
Wants: 26
Gots: 34 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Speakeasy Ales & Lagers visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-27-2002)
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mobyfann

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4.08/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Paid $8.99 for a mixed 6'er at Wild Oats...

The beer pours a clear amber colored base, moderate white head, excellent head retention for the 45 minutes, and excellent lacing effects throughout the beer's session. In the aroma I noticed two noticeable scents; floral hops and fruity apricot, a little subtle.

The taste is very thick, full bodied, moderate to heavy carbonation and has an easy-going hop and mild malt aftertaste post-delivery; it feels complete yet basic at the same time. Excellent in the mouth with the creamy head and at 6.1% abv is an ideal slow session beer.

Final Thought: This is a great red ale with no complexity.

Serving type: bottle

02-23-2008 01:25:50 | More by mobyfann
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Prohibition Ale from Speakeasy Ales & Lagers
87 out of 100 based on 699 ratings.