Gritty McDuff's Christmas Ale | Gritty McDuff's Brewing Company
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Gritty McDuff's Brewing Company
Maine, United States | website
Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)
Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.20%
Notes / Commercial Description:
If it looks like Ed just got merrier, you're right. Every November heralds the return of our holiday seasonal, Christmas Ale – available on draft and in six-packs. Our Christmas Ale is a robust E.S.B. (Extra Special Bitter) full of holiday cheer. Christmas Ale has a lovely, dark red/amber color and a rich, full-bodied, malty taste with a slightly roasted undertone. We brew our Christmas Ale to an original gravity of 1064 (about 6.2% alcohol by volume) using only the finest English Pale and Crystal Malts, with a touch of Roasted Barley as well. A blend of Clusters, Styrian Goldings, Saaz and Yakima Goldings leaf hops round out this hearty brew. Gritty's Christmas Ale has no additives, fruits or spices. It's just a good honest ale, perfect for the season. And to top it all off, it's already gift-wrapped! Happy Holidays!
Added by Bierman9 on 01-11-2002
Reviews: 124 | Ratings: 194
Gritty McDuff's Christmas Ale from Gritty McDuff's Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 124 ratings.