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Tröegs Nugget Nectar - Tröegs Brewing Company

Tröegs Nugget NectarTröegs Nugget Nectar

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

6,008 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 6008
Reviews: 2288
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 9.63%


Brewed by:
Tröegs Brewing Company visit their website
Pennsylvania, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Edwin on 02-13-2004)
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Ego

New Jersey

4.63/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

$12 for a growler of this @ Andy's in Bogota NJ (they still have the nug on cask also as of today)

eyes...
glowing orange, mesmerizing like c cup boobies on a jogger in the summer, 2 full fingers of white foam adorn this beauty.. and said head stays put, the head is like the blob, you tilt the glass but it remains in one, slowly blobbing down the sides of the glass to reform itself into the head, awesomely packed micro-bubbles sit on top of the beer.. damn the head is not fading. this is about as close to perfection as you can get.

nose...
tis better to have hopped and lost than to have not hopped at all.. is apparently the motto of this beer, a great mix of the citrusy type of hops and the floral variety, the sweetness of the malt comes through as a honey odor, the hop smell is just fantastic here. so, maybe it is a touch one dimensional but when you pull off that one dimensional better than most hopped up jobbers you deserve some credit.

taste etc..
medium bodied but the oils coat the mouth immediately delivering their hop packages all over your soon to be numb pallet. not overly bitter, not overly sweet, this beer goes down quicker than Anna Nicole in a hotel room... As you drink a glass you can count how many sips it takes to get to the center of this lollipop based on the O rings of lace left behind.

verdict?
the Brother's T have crafted one of the finest American beers here, do whatever it takes to get some. if you are into hops this beer is screaming your name, this is one that is not overhyped...

Serving type: growler

02-11-2007 03:43:29 | More by Ego
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Tröegs Nugget Nectar from Tröegs Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 6,008 ratings.