Christmas Ale | Goose Island Beer Co.

BA SCORE
86
very good
1,329 Ratings
Christmas AleChristmas Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co.
Illinois, United States
gooseisland.com

Style: American Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.30%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-21-2001

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,329
Reviews:
573
Avg:
3.81
pDev:
12.07%
 
 
Wants:
60
Gots:
127
For Trade:
3
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 1,329 |  Reviews: 573
Photo of KSHunt
4/5  rDev +5%

Bottle is 2009, aged 5 years. Deep caramel brown color with an apricot nose. Solid taste with a bread like aftertaste. Great beer to start the winter!

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Photo of shredder83
4/5  rDev +5%

Photo of LionHeart88
3.76/5  rDev -1.3%

Photo of Metaltildeath
4/5  rDev +5%

Photo of drwatson32
4.08/5  rDev +7.1%

Photo of gibgink
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

I recommend this beer, if you like a sweeter beer. No real hoppy bitterness to speak of, with a nice warming aftertaste. Spot on Christmas ale! Will pickup more.

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Photo of a77cj7
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of addiwilliams
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of Mikus
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of olradetbalder
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of LCranston
3.72/5  rDev -2.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of Marina
3.8/5  rDev -0.3%

Photo of jyacco15
4/5  rDev +5%

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3.6/5  rDev -5.5%

Photo of LoganMc
3.8/5  rDev -0.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of yemenmocha
4/5  rDev +5%

Photo of jbierling
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of derkfromwi
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of jay_schrock
3.8/5  rDev -0.3%

Photo of EdwardHarrington
3.6/5  rDev -5.5%

Christmas Ale from Goose Island Beer Co.
3.81 out of 5 based on 1,329 ratings.
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