Pig's Ear Brown Ale | Woodstock Inn Brewery

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Woodstock Inn Brewery
New Hampshire, United States
woodstockinnbrewery.com

Style: English Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.30%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Medium bodied with a balance of roasted and crystal malts creating a hearty nutty flavor. Medium bitterness with a slightly sweet finish.

25 IBU

Added by UnionMade on 09-02-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
411
Reviews:
129
Avg:
3.59
pDev:
13.09%
 
 
Wants:
5
Gots:
61
For Trade:
0
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3.05/5  rDev -15%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Yeestermeister
4.34/5  rDev +20.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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3.67/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Dakin
3.42/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.75

Look: Clear dark amber color with no head. No carbonation.

Smell: Roasted malts, not much else.

Taste: Roasted malts... Not a ton else. But very smooth. Little bit watery though. Drinkable.

Feel: Thin

Overall: Not a ton to this beer. Pretty plain. Overall pretty sessionable at least. Nothing to write home about though. 5/10.

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3.7/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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3.64/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Thomas_Wikman
3.79/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

I got Pig's Ear from Woodstock Brewery via beer trade and it is a very nice brown ale.

Look: semi-clear brown with no head.

Aroma: It has a nutty, sweet, caramel aroma.

Taste: Nutty, toasted malt flavor, bready, chocolate, modestly hoppy.

Feel: Medium body, easy drinking

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4.79/5  rDev +33.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.68/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.64/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

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2.75/5  rDev -23.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

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3.27/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

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3.52/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

smells like an adjunct lager to me ... mostly detecting sweet corn and grains, maybe a hint of roastyness. taste is much better, but definitely not what i expected. a bit of tartness and some dark malts that provide some sweetness for balance. overall not a bad brown ale but nothing special.

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3.48/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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3.78/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

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3.62/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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3.13/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

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2.94/5  rDev -18.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

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3.52/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SteveCarrozza
3/5  rDev -16.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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3.56/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.44/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of DOSullivan
3.56/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of shigg85
3.5/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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Pig's Ear Brown Ale from Woodstock Inn Brewery
3.59 out of 5 based on 411 ratings.
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