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Braggot | C.H. Evans Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
C.H. Evans Brewing Company
New York, United States | website

Style: Braggot

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 12.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 01-20-2003

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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4.18/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Yeah, what he said!

Pours ruby-amber, with a finely beaded cream colored hhead that hangs around for a while. Could smell it being poured four feet away - an unmistakable aroma of honey, malt, and alcohol that gets your attention in a hurry. It lets you know up front that it's big.

Verrrrrry smooth - the honey sweetness blends in with the malt to give a very round, warm mouthfeel, with the alcohol kicking in more gently than the smell would lead you to believe. As the sip progresses, a flavor note akin to scotch - a sort of smoky malty dry alcoholic taste - appears, which seems to round it out even further. The finish is simply luscious, with fermented honey flavors that tie this together. Compared to the fresh keg, it's mellowed incredibly.

A beer to be sipped, slowly, on a cold afternoon - which is exactly what I did. The original percent alcohol may have been 12, but my guess is that it's gotten stronger in the past year.

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Braggot from C.H. Evans Brewing Company
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