Over Ale | Half Acre Beer Company

Over AleOver Ale
BA SCORE
69%
Liked This Beer
3.81 w/ 403 ratings
Over AleOver Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Half Acre Beer Company
Illinois, United States
halfacrebeer.com

Style: American Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Originally brewed as an ESB, but is now brewed as an American Brown Ale.

Added by beerfairy on 02-18-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#13,645
Reviews:
139
Ratings:
403
Liked:
278
Avg:
3.81/5
pDev:
9.71%
Alströms:
-
 
 
Wants:
17
Gots:
30
Trade:
0
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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Thanks to Hessian257 for this one!

A murky red/brown body produces a healthy tan head - good looking sticky lace.

Sort of a mellow caramel/toffee thing going on with marshmallow and creamed corn... a bit of toasted grain keeps the sweetness in check.

The hops seem to surface a little bit on the palate - citrus and pine fade into that semisweet malt profile. This beer definitely defies style boundaries but I'm not sure they accomplished what they were going for. It's like an ESB, a brown ale and an IPA had a wee little babe and named it Over Ale.

That said, I'll have no trouble finishing this one. It's good for what it is.

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Over Ale from Half Acre Beer Company
Beer rating: 69% out of 100 with 403 ratings
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