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Tröegs Nugget Nectar - Tröegs Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

6,426 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,426
Reviews: 2,300
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 9.66%
Wants: 1,056
Gots: 667 | 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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LarryV

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3.95/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

This is an update to my original review. After drinking several more of these, I've come to like it and realized that it's more than one dimensional. As it warms up a bit, the malt backbone does make it's presence known and is ample enough to balance the huge hoppiness.

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Poured a deep amber color with a fluffy light head. Pungent, piny, resiny, herbal hop aroma greets the nose. I enjoyed this beer but felt it was a little bit one dimensional. The hops overwhelm the malt resulting in an unbalanced taste. I would have liked a bit more of a malt backbone to balance things out. Mouthfeel and body are on the thinner side. On the pricey side at $12.00 a sixer.

Serving type: bottle

03-09-2009 11:58:51 | More by LarryV
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Tröegs Nugget Nectar from Tröegs Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 6,426 ratings.