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Heritage Ale - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

Heritage Ale
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85
very good

91 Ratings
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Ratings: 91
Reviews: 50
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: 10.11%


Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
True to the Norgrove's Scottish Heritage, this Wee Heavy is brewed with Scottish malts and lightly hopped with East Kent Goldings. Big and Malty sweet, this ale will have you hearing bagpipes.

(Beer added by: xlperro on 09-27-2002)
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jujubeast6000

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3.33/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Reviewed 1/30/2010 (Draft @ Flying Saucer, Houston, TX):

Pours a very dark yellowish red brown color body, opaque. Small whitish head, somewhat lasting. Hoppy malty sweet aroma, syrupy. Fruity like strawberries, seeded fruit. Sweet syrupy taste, some hoppiness, citrus. Some roastedness. Not my thing. Dark brown sugar like taste.

Serving type: on-tap

04-15-2010 12:01:25 | More by jujubeast6000
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Heritage Ale from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 91 ratings.