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Wells Banana Bread Beer - Wells & Young's Ltd

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BA SCORE
79
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2,208 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,208
Reviews: 787
rAvg: 3.49
pDev: 18.62%
Wants: 49
Gots: 155 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Wells & Young's Ltd visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rastaman on 08-15-2002)
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rmolledo

Florida

3.48/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A: Beautiful clear Mahogany with a small white head. decent lacing.

S: nutty, malty, toffy like aromas. like an oktoberfest. nutmeg surfaces as it warms.

T: unmistakeable fresh banana flavor accompanied by a biscuity and nutty malt flavor.

MF: moderately high carbonation with a little bit more of a body to it. finishes relatively dry.

D: not a bad ale by any means. A good winter ale IMO. A conversation piece ale. I probably wont buy this again though.

Notes: Is and Isn't what I was expecting. I was kind of expecting a hefeweizen style for what ever reason. I'm guessing this is more like a Bitters brewed with bananas rather than relying on a bavarian yeasts banana like esters.

Serving type: bottle

10-03-2010 22:30:15 | More by rmolledo
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Plenty of banana bread aroma, with spice, including some coriander. The flavor is even more like banana bread, and I sense a strong base of biscuity malt, wheat malt, and plenty of yeast funk. The banana flavor doesn't come across as contrived and is far from overbearing. Maybe a little apple in there somewhere. Fairly light in body with a crisp finish that includes a little bit of lingering spice and perhaps a little herbal hop bitterness.

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Wells Banana Bread Beer from Wells & Young's Ltd
79 out of 100 based on 2,208 ratings.