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Headwall Alt - Tuckerman Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
83
good

162 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 162
Reviews: 84
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 11.41%
Wants: 6
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Tuckerman Brewing Co. visit their website
New Hampshire, United States

Style | ABV
Altbier |  4.75% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This is traditional style of altbeir from Düsseldorf, Germany. Alt literally means old in German. Staying as true to the recipe as possible, the Headwall Alt is brewed using German malts, plus German and American hops. Like the Pale Ale, the Headwall Alt is cold conditioned, dry-hopped and krausened in the bottle or keg. Similar to the Pale Ale, the process takes about 30 days.

(Beer added by: UncleJimbo on 05-29-2005)
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MattBrooks

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4.1/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Had a last, lonely bottle I was holdeing onto. But now that I know it's finally available in MA, I'll be going out to get me some more. Pours hazy brown-gold with an impressive head. Smells like it was made yesterday, it's still so fresh after being in my fridge for a month and a half. All the classic components come through one at a time: citrus, hops, (coriander?- nah, it couldn't have been-what is that I'm tasting?) but the slightly malty finish wraps it all up in one clean punch. This is a damn fine brew, and it's a real treat to finally have another beer from these great folks!

Serving type: bottle

04-01-2006 03:14:01 | More by MattBrooks
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Headwall Alt from Tuckerman Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 162 ratings.