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Strawberry Short's Cake - Short's Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
81
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323 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 323
Reviews: 133
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 18.66%
Wants: 128
Gots: 18 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Short's Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: akorsak on 07-20-2009)
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Reviews by pastradul:
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pastradul

California

4.03/5  rDev +12.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.5

Thanks to urbancaver for this treat!

Poured into a tall flute...

I was warned this was a gusher so I opened it very very slowly.... there was a ton of carb coming out. Pretty sure that if I had just popped it I would of lost a good amount of beer.

the most gentle pour possible produced a huge fluffy slightly pink head. with tons of bubbles streaming from the bottom.

the aroma is crushed and strawberries! with a bit of yellow cake vanilla sweetness in the back.

the mouthfeel it way to prickly... some extra swurling helps kill to carb a bit and after that you are able to get a bit more of the bread cake flavor.

the taste is exactly what you would expect.... strawberries and cake flavor... me and my friend thought it was pretty tasty!

Is it my favorite beer... no. but for what it is supposed to be... i think it is pretty awesome.

Serving type: bottle

10-28-2010 18:04:15 | More by pastradul
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Strawberry Short's Cake from Short's Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 323 ratings.