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Tröegs Nugget Nectar - Tröegs Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

6,440 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 6,440
Reviews: 2,301
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 9.66%
Wants: 1,057
Gots: 669 | 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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Neffbeer

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

12 oz bottle into a tulip.
Bottled on 1/27/11

A: It pours a gorgeous amber that reveals some orange hues when held up to the light. There is a generous two finger white head that stands on its' own for quite some time. Plenty of great sticky lacing to go around as well, it is caked massively onto the glass.

S: Tons of sticky hops in this one; pine cone, citrus, herbal, spicy, and a distinctly dank resinous aroma. As I keep stuffing my face in the glass I am starting to pick up a respectable malt back bone, caramel and toasty bread.

T: There is a blast of hops on the first sip that just goes on, and on. It finishes moderately bitter and quite dry. As the sips continue the hops develop into more specific flavors, fir tree, grapefruit, spicy herbal tea, to name a few. The flavors of the hops in this beer are much more piney and earthy than some, but the Nectar holds up really solid in comparison for me.

M: Smooth and luscious, they kept the carbonation in check which really allows the hop profile to shine.

D: I could put this one away all winter. My favorite offering from Troegs and an all around excellent hoppy red ale. Get some!

Serving type: bottle

02-15-2011 01:03:57 | More by Neffbeer
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Tröegs Nugget Nectar from Tröegs Brewing Company
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