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Tröegs Nugget Nectar - Tröegs Brewing Company

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97
world-class

6,454 Ratings
THE BROS
90
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Ratings: 6,454
Reviews: 2,302
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 9.66%
Wants: 1,061
Gots: 676 | FT: 26
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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wchesak

South Carolina

4.18/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured in pint glass

A - orangey copper color, with a fingers worth of creamy head that leaves good lacing already as it diminishes into a small ring

S - like fresh squeezed grapefruit juice that is strong at first then levels out to some malt, love this smell

T - caramel malt leading to the bitter bit of the hops that's taste is left dancing on the back of the tongue

M - smoothness throughout, with a good amount of carbonation to play up the flavors

D - so easy to go down, alcohol hardly noticeable hidden behind the sweet caramel and grapefruit hops, besides the obvious dryness left by the hops at the end, i still would enjoy to have a few of these esp in the warmer months

Serving type: bottle

04-02-2009 23:42:37 | More by wchesak
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Tröegs Nugget Nectar from Tröegs Brewing Company
97 out of 100 based on 6,454 ratings.