Arbor Brewing Tree Fort Beer | Arbor Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Arbor Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
arborbrewing.com

Style: English Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by jeremyd365 on 03-22-2008

BEER STATS
Ratings:
29
Reviews:
25
Avg:
3.53
pDev:
11.05%
 
 
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Photo of Monkeyknife
3.88/5  rDev +9.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a bottle a slightly hazy gold with a frothy white cap.

Aroma is bready with a sour malt quality.

Taste is grainy and slightly bitter with the same sour malt quality found in the aroma. A touch of citrusy hops comes forward in the finish.

Medium mouthfeel, slight dryness, and lightly carbonated.

A very easy to drink English Brown from Arbor. I recommend it with a summer BBQ.

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Photo of CortexBomb
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Tree Fort pours textbook dark brown / amber with a moderate off-white head on top. The nose is heavy on sweet biscuit yeast and malty goodness.

The flavour is a fairly textbook Summer wheat brew: it starts off with nice, casual malt tones, and adds on a layer of casual spicy hops on the finale. It's not huge, but very drinkable.

The mouthfeel and drinkability also both finish in the slightly above average rating area: moderately full mouth, and moderately good take on the style.

The bottom line: Tree Fort is far from the most memorable beer that Arbor has released, but it's a serviceable Summer session beer. Enjoyable but not surprising in any way.

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Photo of proc
4/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Brown ale or amber?

Pours out to a dark amber in the glass with a good-sized head. The aroma is that of malt, biscuit dough and light molasses. The taste features a nice rounded out malt to hop presence with a nice snap of hops on the swallow. This beer reminded me of an amber crossed with an English bitter. I like it.

A full flavored beer that could be quite the session offering.

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Photo of jeremyd365
3.8/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A- Poured a dark, hazy golden with a thin head.

S- Smells unique but cannot place it, perhaps just wheat and spices.

T- The taste is wheaty with perhaps a hint of lemon. Finishes slightly tart/bitter.

M- It's medium-bodied and slightly bitter.

D- I can definitely see this as a very drinkable summer beer. It's on the lighter side but full of flavor.

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3.53 out of 5 based on 29 ratings.
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