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Heini's Hooch - Church Brew Works

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Heini's Hooch
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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

11 Ratings
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Ratings: 11
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4.32
pDev: 11.34%
Wants: 6
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Church Brew Works visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Strong Ale |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: OWSLEY069 on 07-21-2012)
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Ratings: 11 | Reviews: 3 | Display Reviews Only:
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FLBeerGuy

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

01-10-2013 02:49:09 | More by FLBeerGuy
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4/5  rDev -7.4%

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3/5  rDev -30.6%

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4/5  rDev -7.4%

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4.75/5  rDev +10%

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thagr81us

South Carolina

4.43/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Big thanks goes out to nhindian for this one in a recent trade! Shared this one during the One Year Anniversary of My Wreck Tasting! Served from growler into a Crooked Stave ‘Crooked Line’ tulip. Poured a ruby red-orange with a half finger off-white head that subsided to a minimal amount quickly. Maintained phenomenal lacing throughout the glass. The aroma was comprised of sweet malt, wood, caramel, caramel hop, and dark fruit. The flavor was of sweet malt, wood, caramel, dark fruit, fruit, caramel hop, and fruit hop. It had a light feel on the palate with medium carbonation. Overall this was a fairly great brew. Everything going on in this one worked really well together. The nice sweetness from the caramel and fruit really made this one easy to drink and kept your palate craving more after each sip. I can honestly see why this one won gold at GABF this year. Really well done!

Serving type: growler

11-21-2012 11:44:05 | More by thagr81us
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injuredreserve

Louisiana

4.5/5  rDev +4.2%

10-29-2012 00:46:17 | More by injuredreserve
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greg4579

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +10%

10-28-2012 15:20:35 | More by greg4579
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cld253

Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +10%

10-18-2012 01:29:12 | More by cld253
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Cylinsier

Pennsylvania

4.38/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

tap

Pours a deep ruddy brown color with a tan head around an inch. Good retention.

Smells of spices, caramel, vanilla and bourbon.

Rich bourbon and cinnamon flavor, with vanilla, caramel, and some apple sweetness.

Full body with slightly stinging carbonation and a boozey warmth.

A really fantastic heavy sipper of an ale, I hope they continue to do this beer because I would have it all the time.

Serving type: on-tap

10-06-2012 19:39:14 | More by Cylinsier
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OWSLEY069

Pennsylvania

4.48/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a hazy brown color with an off white head. In the aroma, bourbon, sweet vanilla, and a note of earthiness. In the taste, mellow oak, with a nice presence of bourbon and vanilla. A small bite and a medium bodied mouthfeel, with a small dry bourbon in the aftertaste. Nice bourbon, with a sweet texture, yet somewhat mellow and enjoyable.

Serving type: on-tap

07-21-2012 14:45:28 | More by OWSLEY069
Heini's Hooch from Church Brew Works
90 out of 100 based on 11 ratings.