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Thumbprint Apple Ale - New Glarus Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

1,311 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 1,311
Reviews: 422
rAvg: 4.13
pDev: 10.9%
Wants: 326
Gots: 176 | FT: 15
Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Skidz on 09-25-2004)
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4/5  rDev -3.1%

OBD, Nov 18, 2014
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4.04/5  rDev -2.2%

mrk829, Nov 18, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9.2%

mulerofthewhalez, Nov 18, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Hallsey3, Nov 17, 2014
Photo of Jonada
4.04/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

12 oz bottle poured into a teku glass

Appearance: Pours a copper orange, brown color with not much head at all, but does settle to a thin ring. Body is clear with a few light amount of sediment.

Smell: Apple, apple juice, apple cider, red apple skin, light sweetness. One dimensional, but really nice.

Taste: Medium sweetness right away, followed by apple juice, cider-like spices, and finally a light bready/pie crust character to remind you that this is in fact a beer. Definitely a sweet beer but not even approaching cloying, and there's a very light tartness to balance it out.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied and crisp with medium carbonation. Finishes semi sweet. Super drinkable.

Overall: Another excellent fruit beer from New Glarus. So much clean, crisp fruit character and incredibly easy to drink. Definitely worth trying if you have the chance.

Jonada, Nov 16, 2014
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4.23/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

12 oz. bottle purchased at the brewery, unknown brewing/bottling date, poured into my New Glarus flute-style glass, drank over 30 minutes

MNishCT77, Nov 15, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9.2%

BDeibs, Nov 15, 2014
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3.32/5  rDev -19.6%

Basoos1, Nov 15, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

cjn40277, Nov 14, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9%

nharres, Nov 13, 2014
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4.29/5  rDev +3.9%

Yellolab2010, Nov 13, 2014
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4.24/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

jshusc, Nov 13, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

Danny1217, Nov 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9.2%

DrunkAl, Nov 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.1%

Shawner, Nov 10, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

EricTKole, Nov 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.1%

beernads, Nov 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -9.2%

mklisz, Nov 10, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Mgm54, Nov 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev -3.1%

dwagner003, Nov 10, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

Great dessert beer. Really joyed this after a nice rich meal. Don't normally love beers this sweet but I would recommend this for certain situations.

Bshaw22, Nov 10, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9%

williamjbauer, Nov 09, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -15.3%

Raziel313, Nov 09, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.9%

joeshow, Nov 08, 2014
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3.9/5  rDev -5.6%

GCBrewery, Nov 08, 2014
Thumbprint Apple Ale from New Glarus Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 1,311 ratings.