Southern Pecan | Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company

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Southern PecanSouthern Pecan
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company
Mississippi, United States
lazymagnolia.com

Style: English Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Southern Pecan Nut Brown Ale is the first beer in the world, to our knowledge, made with whole roasted pecans. The pecans are used just like grain and provide a nutty characteristic and a delightful depth to the flavor profile. This beer is very lightly hopped to allow the malty, caramel, and nutty flavors shine through. The color is dark mahogany. Southern Pecan won a Bronze Medal in the 2006 World Beer Cup in the Specialty Beer category.

19 IBU

Added by Todd on 03-26-2005

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#40,883
Reviews:
598
Ratings:
1,805
pDev:
14.53%
Bros Score:
3.08
 
 
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1/5  rDev -72.1%

This is, by far, the worst beer I have ever had.

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1/5  rDev -72.1%

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1/5  rDev -72.1%

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1.2/5  rDev -66.5%

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1.48/5  rDev -58.7%

Photo of utfiero
1.5/5  rDev -58.1%
look: 1.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Color- clear light brown. Slight head.

Aroma- mildly roasted malt with hints of maple syrup.

Taste- A disappointing watery nut brown ale. Starts with a metallic mild sweetness like maple syrup stored in a slightly rusted old can then quickly finishes lackluster with a watery lager note.

Poured from 355 ml bottle into a Liefmans Goudenband glass (my preferred all purpose beer tasting glass). Tasted 9/2/2013

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Photo of harrymel
1.57/5  rDev -56.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1

A: Pours a orange rudy ale with excellent clarity. Single finger peanut head sticks around and loosely creates a medium quilt. Little lacing.

S: Mostly smells like stainless steel and cranberry. Not very good.

T: Tastes sweet. not sure why they call this a nut brown ale. Sould have called it a malt liquor with sugar. Very sweet. I can taste the idea of pecans here. But this is far from appropriate for a beer. Lots of artificial flavor. I can drink this, but willl never drink again.

M: medium to light body with little carb.

O: poor, poor job. change the genre and I can raise abit, but this is waaay too sweet to be good.

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Photo of dacz76
1.74/5  rDev -51.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.75

Just completely mediocre in every way. Looks amber/brown. Smell copper and malt. No discernible flavors besides malt and maybe a slight touch of pecan. Light feel in the mouth but drinks kinda heavy. Will be giving the rest of this 6er away

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1.75/5  rDev -51.1%

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1.76/5  rDev -50.8%

Photo of sweemzander
1.85/5  rDev -48.3%
look: 4 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

12oz. bottle poured into an imperial pint. No bottled date. Thanks to BeerFMAndy for the trade.

(A)- Pours a clear dark brown color that produced a tan to light yellow head w/ decent retention.

(S)- Smells like nuts. . . pecan obviously. Otherwise it just smells sweet like sugar; rather closed.

(T)- A nutty pecan sweetness. Its really sugary sweet.

(M)- A good carbonation level, but is just plain & way too sugary.

(D)- An interesting idea for a beer, but there is really nothing I like about this beer. Too disjointed and sugary to enjoy.

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Photo of Nominoe
1.93/5  rDev -46.1%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2

What a disappointment. This is my first Lazy Magnolia beer. I’m hoping it gets better.

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2/5  rDev -44.1%

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2/5  rDev -44.1%

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2/5  rDev -44.1%

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2/5  rDev -44.1%

Had high hopes for this but began the let down spiral on pour. Not much head at all, even with a fairly aggressive pour. No lacing to speak of either. Nose was nearly nonexistent, save for a whiff of toasted malts but not much a whiff at that. Taste was at best, boring. Nothing pecan or intriguing about this at all. Even that which made it a brown ale was not really good. Body was thin. Just not something that I enjoyed, obviously....

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2/5  rDev -44.1%

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2/5  rDev -44.1%

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2/5  rDev -44.1%

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2/5  rDev -44.1%

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2/5  rDev -44.1%

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2/5  rDev -44.1%

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2/5  rDev -44.1%

Photo of BhamBeerLover
2.04/5  rDev -43%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

Light brown color, which was lighter than expected. Very little head and poor retention. Seemed far too highly carbed. Mettalic finish which suggests some sort of contamination to me or a high pH kind of issue with the beer. Then I checked the bottle and it was dated December. Since it is October now this must be a distribution problem or some organization issue within the brewery itself as the store I purchased the beer from is less than a month old.

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Southern Pecan from Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.58 out of 5 with 1,805 ratings