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Tröegs Nugget Nectar - Tröegs Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

6,454 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,454
Reviews: 2,302
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 9.66%
Wants: 1,061
Gots: 676 | FT: 25
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:
IBU: ~93

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

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Wow, this is one impressive beer!

A: First thing I noticed was the famous bottle art, probably one of the coolest I've ever seen. The beer itself pours a nice clear amber color. Light tan fluffy head leaves a nice bit of sudsy lacing behind. Head seems to last fairly long.

S: Utter perfection. Resiny sweet pine smells, warm malty aromas to soften the hops, everything beautifully balanced, couldn't ask for more from a beer.

T: I was expecting a bitter hop bomb, I was pleasantly disappointed. There is an abundance of hops, but they're neither bitter or biting. Strong yet mellow sticky piney flavors explode, just enough of a bready malt taste to keep things in check, soft hoppiness leads to happiness. Yum, to say the least.

M: Medium body, somewhat slick and coating feeling, carbonation is spot on and the alcoholic warmth is just lovely.

D&N: The only fault I could find with this beer is that it's not more widely carried. One of the best beers I've ever had the pleasure of drinking, ranks up there with Westy 12 and Thomas Hooker Liberator Dopplebock among my most treasured beer memories. Fives across the board are well warranted, imho. Brilliant job, Troegs brewer guy, brilliant!

Serving type: bottle

03-06-2006 01:45:32 | More by JackTheRipper
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Tröegs Nugget Nectar from Tröegs Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 6,454 ratings.