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Luciérnaga, The Firefly - Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales

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90
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767 Ratings
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Ratings: 767
Reviews: 368
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 10.15%
Wants: 56
Gots: 69 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
June

(Beer added by: putnam on 10-28-2004)
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Sixpack595

Michigan

3.53/5  rDev -12.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.5

Clear red-brown body with a thick creamy cap of off white head. A touch of lacing manages to develop from the thin layer of head that remains after a few moments. Aroma is slightly musty with a hint of caramel and a spicy hop note. Flavor is odd. Very spicy with a cedary finish. Malt is present but not pronounced. Piney and grassy hop flavors mix with the spiciness and provide a complex taste if not a very enjoyable one. Mouthfeel is quite good except for an oily sensation I generally find in very hoppy beer, not quite appropriate for this one. Carbonation is full and lightens an otherwise moderate body. If not for the queer taste I would consider it a very drinkable beer. If you like the taste this beer would be a gem.

Serving type: bottle

12-29-2004 10:21:53 | More by Sixpack595
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Luciérnaga, The Firefly from Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales
90 out of 100 based on 767 ratings.