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Metacool Maltuwanna - Wynkoop Brewing Company

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Metacool Maltuwanna
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.49
pDev: 19.48%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Wynkoop Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Amber / Red Ale |  7.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: emmasdad on 05-24-2011)
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3.75/5  rDev +7.4%

MarkyMOD, May 15, 2012
Photo of mactrail
2.33/5  rDev -33.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 1

Brewed with hemp seeds, according to the waitress at one of the Wynkoop Group pubs, the Wazee Supper Club. That would make it a flavored beer, I think. Nor is it in any way red. It's a dark mahogany. Served in a 10 oz goblet with aroma of roasted grains.

But oh, man, the painful, shuddering, bitterness of this stuff. I must have chewed on hemp seeds back in the day, but I don't remember a chokecherry kind of bitterness. Chewing on aspirin or worse medicinal bitterness. I can only think this is some kind of chemistry experiment, or a practical joke.

mactrail, Jun 08, 2011
Photo of Mebuzzard
3.85/5  rDev +10.3%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

I had this one in my notes, totally misspelled. Glad someone put in the database :)

Pours a dark ruby yet still kinda bright. Off-white head was mostly a collar as it drank. Aroma is a mix of malt characters and hop presence. Earthy and citrusy, piny and fruity. Some hints of smoke, i think

Perhaps this could be mistaken for a scotch ale, if not for the hops. Malty and sweet, and a touch light. Citrus and pine give it a refreshing quality, and a nice bite. What the heck is going on here? Whatevva...I like it.

I suppose this is classified correctly, but it would be interesting to see what they planned on making :)

Mebuzzard, May 27, 2011
Photo of emmasdad
4.03/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I had this one on tap Saturday at Wynkoop (thanks for the drink coupon, Marty) based on a recommendation from a friend. Poured a nice amber color with a smallish off-white head. Aromas of caramel, nuts, pine and citrus. Medium bodied on the palate, with flavors of citrus, pine and tropical fruit.

emmasdad, May 24, 2011
Metacool Maltuwanna from Wynkoop Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.