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Tröegs Nugget Nectar - Tröegs Brewing Company

Tröegs Nugget NectarTröegs Nugget Nectar

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BA SCORE
97
world-class

5,979 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 5979
Reviews: 2287
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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TenHornsProud

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4.43/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Pours a clear solid red with a big white head that lingers.

Smells of sweet, bready malt and some grapefruit, lighter fruit hop notes...almost barley wine esque. Really nice aroma overall, unique hop and bready character.

Taste is sweet malt up front with some initial grapefruit bitterness that goes into a more complex lighter fruit note before ending on a sweet, crystal malt and slightly bitter finish. Really well integrated flavors that create a unique beer.

Medium body and medium to lower carbonation works well. The alcohol is present but not overwhelming.

Great malty and hoppy beer that lives up to whatever praise it receives. It has a bready, slightly sweet barleywine-like note that is balanced with big hop flavor and aroma that never gets too bitter. Tasty was right, everyone loves a beer that is both malty and hoppy.

Serving type: bottle

05-08-2012 23:08:23 | More by TenHornsProud
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Tröegs Nugget Nectar from Tröegs Brewing Company
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