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Alt Beer - South Shore Brewery

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Ratings: 2
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 2.3%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Altbier |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Fall

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(Beer added by: ChopperSmith on 10-07-2009)
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Strix

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +2.3%

On tap at the Deepwater in Ashland.

Clear copper, some head that left nice lacing.

Smells primarily of roasted malts, slight hop note.

Roasted malts in the taste, but then a nice grapefruit taste kicks in. Nicely balanced.

Mouthfeel smooth, medium carbonation.

This was a nicely balanced beer. The hops add a lot, yet they are not dominant. I'll definitely look for more of this.

10-28-2009 20:14:39 | More by Strix
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ChopperSmith

Minnesota

3.83/5  rDev -2%

Poured from the tap at the brewery. Called "Alt Beer" on the beer board on the wall.

Appearance: A clear deep golden almost brown color. Good carbonation with a soap bubble white head that didn't last long but laced nicely.

Smell: Floral hops with some nice roasted malts underneath.

Taste: Hops up front with a grapefruit-like citrus flavor, followed by sweeter roasted malts and a touch of hops bitterness on the tongue. Very nice balance of flavors.

Mouth Feel: Crisp, dry and good carbonation.

Drinkability: Very drinkable. Could easily do a session with this...and I will, I grabbed a growler to go (along with a growler of the "Honey Pilsner", which I have yet to try).

10-07-2009 01:22:52 | More by ChopperSmith
Alt Beer from South Shore Brewery
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