Twilight Summer Ale - Deschutes Brewery
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4.45/5 rDev +20.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
Didn’t expect this to be labeled as a blond ale. Might as well call it a pale amber. I like it even more now.
This pours a golden toasted straw color with nice foaming. The foam dies down leaving some cotton in the glass. The aroma has a subdued straw-pine hop characteristic, with just the slightest whisper of a biscuity malt. A bitterness upfront has a pleasing straw note which tapers into a slightly piney finish. There’s a dry and lingering finish with the slightest hint of caramel sweetness. To be honest it’s a confusing mix of contrasting flavors with the hops and a touch of malt contrasting rather than complementing but I definitely enjoyed spending time with it.
Serving type: bottle
07-22-2013 07:01:52 | More by elNopalero
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Twilight Summer Ale from Deschutes Brewery
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