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Short's Key Lime Pie - Short's Brewing Company

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422 Ratings
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Ratings: 422
Reviews: 187
rAvg: 3.44
pDev: 20.93%
Wants: 134
Gots: 39 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Short's Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.75% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jrallen34 on 02-21-2010)
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SiepJones

Pennsylvania

3.4/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Pours a hazy orange/brown. Small layer of head, which is slick on the sides of the glass and leaves a few traces or traces head.

S: Interesting scent to it, graham with a hint of lime. The nose stings the nostrils just a little.

T: A graham malt flavor up front with a sweetness of marshmallow and lactose to a bitter lime flavor on the finish. With a little imagination this tastes like a piece of key lime pie, some sips however make me think of a a lime flavored sour. Either way this beer is interesting.

M: Lots of carbonation on the mouth, the finish is a little crisp, mainly due to the bitter lime flavor.

D: Low ABV and interesting flavor make this a beer worth trying. However one was enough for me.

Serving type: bottle

02-04-2011 23:47:43 | More by SiepJones
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12 ounce bottle into pint glass, bottled on 6/18/2014. Pours slightly hazy orange amber color with a 1 finger fairly dense off white head with good retention, that reduces to a thin cap that lingers. Slight spotty lacing clings on the glass, with a fair amount of streaming carbonation. Aromas of tart lime, biscuit, graham cracker, toast, vanilla, cream, light caramel, and herbal earthiness. Nice and pleasant aromas with good balance and complexity of bready malt, lime, lactose, and other adjunct notes with light hop presence; and solid strength. Taste of lightly tart lime, biscuit, graham cracker, toast, vanilla, cream, light caramel, and herbal earthiness. Light tartness and minimal earthy bitterness on the finish; with lingering notes of lime, biscuit, graham cracker, toast, vanilla, cream, light caramel, and herbal earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Very nice robustness and complexity of bready malt, tart limes, lactose, and other adjunct flavors; with a great malt/adjunct balance and zero cloying sweetness after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a very smooth and slightly slick/bready mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is well hidden with minimal warming present after the finish. Overall this is a very nice experimental fruit beer. All around well balanced and nicely robust bready malt, lime, lactose, and other adjunct flavors; and very smooth to drink. A very enjoyable offering.

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O - Shorts never disappoints for creativity, but this one falls short of the mark. Drinks more like a malt bomb than a fruity brew. I wish it had more lime and less malts.

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Short's Key Lime Pie from Short's Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 422 ratings.