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Fat Squirrel Ale - New Glarus Brewing Company

Fat Squirrel AleFat Squirrel Ale

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86
very good

1,189 Ratings
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Ratings: 1189
Reviews: 488
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 11.32%


Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: UncleJimbo on 05-17-2003)
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Josievan

Iowa

4.28/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Appearance: A lot lighter in color than I remember. Much closer to amber than brown. Nice head and generous lacing.

Smell: Whiffs of malt in the aroma.

Taste: This is advertised as a nut brown ale, but it's really more of a malty amber ale with nut undertones. This is certainly no complaint, however. The nuttiness is soft and pleasant. Earthy hops round things out. You've got your maltiness, nuttiness, and hoppiness, culminating in a multi-faceted and wonderfully balanced beer!

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied and a plesant nut aftertaste lingers.

Drinkability: Certainly flavorful and interesting enough to keep one coming back for more.

Serving type: bottle

12-24-2009 01:25:18 | More by Josievan
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Fat Squirrel Ale from New Glarus Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 1,189 ratings.