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Luciérnaga, The Firefly - Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales

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770 Ratings
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Ratings: 770
Reviews: 368
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 10.15%
Wants: 57
Gots: 69 | FT: 7
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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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proc

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Excellent.

This one pours out to a dark gold to almost orange in the glass with a huge head. The aroma is of fruit, with plums coming to the forefront. There is also a hint of spice, clove maybe? on the nose as well. The taste is excellent. This is a Belgian ale brewed not in Belgium, but in Dexter, Michigan. I still cannot believe beers this complex are brewed so close to home for me. Anyway, back to the taste. There is the unmistakeable Belgian ale taste profile that includes a wonderful dose of spices that mix with the taste of freshly baked bread. The finish begs for another drink, not a sip mind you, but a drink. The ABV is under 7%, which makes this very drinkable, yet still somewhat warming.

Jolly good.

Serving type: bottle

11-06-2004 00:49:24 | More by proc
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Luciérnaga, The Firefly from Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales
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