Sasquatch Strong Ale | Hopworks Urban Brewery

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Brewed by:
Hopworks Urban Brewery
Oregon, United States
hopworksbeer.com

Style: American Strong Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.90%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brewed in collaboration with Eugene area brewers to celebrate the life of Glen Falconer, otherwise known as the "Sasquatch". The recipe was his flagship brew during his career at the Wild Duck Brewpub in Eugene, Oregon.

17.5 Deg Plato OG 6.9% ABV 65 IBU

Hopworks will contribute 10% of the proceeds from the sales of Sasquatch Strong Ale to the Sasquatch Legacy Project, a non-profit which raises money to send deserving brewers to brewing school.

Added by msubulldog25 on 02-03-2009

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Ratings:
4
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.89
pDev:
5.91%
 
 
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Ratings: 4 |  Reviews: 2
Reviews by jdense:
Photo of jdense
4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at HUB over lunch.

1-finger creamy brown head over brown body. Sweetish body but too sugary, raisins in the nose. Pretty nice balance of malts and hops, a bit syrupy in texture, but not too much alcohol in the finish. In the end, very drinkable and give the good cause, worth making a trip to sample. Props out to Christian Ettinger and the Eugene crowd for a superlative one-off.

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Photo of SamuelR
4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

Photo of claspada
4/5  rDev +2.8%

Photo of warmstorage
3.65/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Had a small glass to see what the one-off would be.

Appearance: medium to dark chestnut brown.

Aroma: distinct spice and caramel maltiness.

Taste: nice caramel, grain, some hops, and a slightly tingly spiciness.

Mouth: moderate to slightly thin.

Overall: good beer, well done, but not amazing compared to some of HUB's other offerings. But well worth a small glass.

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Sasquatch Strong Ale from Hopworks Urban Brewery
3.89 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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