Autumn Maple | The Bruery

Autumn MapleAutumn Maple
BA SCORE
3.78/5
2,058 Ratings
Autumn MapleAutumn Maple
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
The Bruery
California, United States
thebruery.com

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.00%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brewed with 17 lbs. of yams per barrel (in other words, a lot of yams!), this autumn seasonal is a different take on the "pumpkin" beer style. Brewed with cinnamon, nutmeg, allspice, vanilla, molasses, and maple syrup, and fermented with our traditional Belgian yeast strain, this bold and spicy beer is perfect on a cold autumn evening.

ABV: 10%, IBU: 25, SRM: 15, Release: Fall

Added by MiScusi on 09-21-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#16,795
Reviews:
631
Ratings:
2,058
pDev:
12.96%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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Trade:
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Thanks to mikedashg for sharing one of these. had it before, but never reviewed.

pours a ruddy brownish caramel with some head that recedes quickly and leaves no lace. i think this might be due to the glass shape, because other people at the tasting got a lot of head and lace. we all were vigorously swirling them too, which is sort of weird.

Smells of sweet brown sugar and there's a slight smell of yams, but not what you would expect. There's very mild spice, but it's not prevalent.

Instantly there's a spiciness that isn't overwhelming, but not so light that I'd call it subtle. The sweetness in the nose shows up in the form of sugar and candied yams. The spice and sweet blend very well and there's even a slight hint of nutmeg that rounds everything out.

Overall, this is a good light bodied holiday brew. It was great for a seasonal tasting.

NOTE: Having this side by side with BA Autumn Maple I really think this one is better. There's more subtlety to it, but I'll get into that in my review of the BA version.

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - dark brown to burgundy in color with a thin brown head that dissipates quickly.

S - a thick molassesy smell. Very malty. Belgian yeast I assume.

T - just insanely fall flavored. I feel like the molasses and maple play a huge part in this. It's real good.

M - Medium to heavy bodied with light carbonation.

O - super good beer. Dark, thick, sweet and all the fall time flavors you want.

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Autumn Maple from The Bruery
Beer rating: 3.78 out of 5 with 2,058 ratings
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