Up In Smoke | Allentown Brew Works

BA SCORE
3.59/5
7 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Allentown Brew Works
Pennsylvania, United States
thebrewworks.com

Style: Rauchbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by 57md on 07-27-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
7
pDev:
15.32%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
0
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 7 |  Reviews: 1
Photo of acurtis
3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

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

Photo of LoveStout
3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

Photo of 57md
3.98/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Depending upon one's definition, this offering is either a hearty rauchbier or a smokey bock. Since the smoke is so prominent, I will go with the former.

Appearance is an autumnal burnt orange with half a finger of head that dissipates quickly. There is a faint hint of smoke in the nose, but it does not portend the deep smoke in the flavor.

Smoke is certainly up front in the taste, especially on the finish. Malty flavors also abound and compliment the smoke very well. There is a light malty sweetness on the finish which contrasts the smokiness nicely.

All-in-all a very good effort.

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Photo of twenty5
3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

Photo of Tom_Gilman
3/5  rDev -16.4%

Photo of anthonypw
4.75/5  rDev +32.3%

Up In Smoke from Allentown Brew Works
Beer rating: 3.59 out of 5 with 7 ratings
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