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Golden Grizzle - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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Golden Grizzle
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Ratings: 2
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.39
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Bear Republic Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Tripel |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Beer added by: augustgarage on 06-21-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.28/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

When brewed before this came in at 9.5%, but this was up on the board as 8.5% so perhaps the recipe has changed a bit. On-tap @ the brewpub, served in a generic tulip.

Peach/amber-orange liquid - very cloudy with a thin ivory collar and slick. Ornate albeit thin lacing. Average retention.

Very fresh aromatics indicative of a young yeast perhaps? Light esters suggest over-ripe pears - plenty of sugary malt as well.

Quite sweet palate entry: honey, fruit syrup and malt syrup all hit you before a moderate bitterness comes forward to provide a modicum of balance. Yeast seems ill-suited to this style as it reminds me more of their American beers. I'm not sure if they are using a different strain here...

Medium-light bodied but somewaht flacid.

Pairs well with food, but is a bit cloying and dull on its own.

Golden Grizzle from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
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