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Saranac Big Moose Ale - Matt Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
79
okay

441 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 441
Reviews: 206
rAvg: 3.49
pDev: 15.76%
Wants: 2
Gots: 14 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Matt Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Saranac Big Moose Ale is an American Pale Ale with a kick. The medium-bodied malt sweetness is balanced by a nice crisp bitterness from hand selected centennial and cascade hops. Look for a vibrant citrusy hop aroma that will leave you craving another swig!

13.5 IBU

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-07-2009)
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u2carew

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4.03/5  rDev +15.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz longneck
A) Pours with a finger thick head that quickly settles. Clear bronze body. Visible upward carbonation.
S) Pleasant hop aroma - piney. Caramel malts
T) A bright hop bite upfront. Then transitions to a floral notes blended with sweet caramel notes. Earthy and gritty hops linger in the aftertaste and beyond.
M) Crisp. Clean. Light bodied.
O) A delicious PA. I will definitely be drinking another.

Serving type: bottle

01-08-2013 02:04:09 | More by u2carew
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Saranac Big Moose Ale from Matt Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 441 ratings.