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Holly Jolly Christmas Ale | Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon

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BA SCORE
3.8/5
Very Good
375 Ratings
Holly Jolly Christmas AleHolly Jolly Christmas Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon
Ohio, United States
fatheadscleveland.com

Style: Herbed / Spiced Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.40%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BB1313 on 12-07-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#15,946
Reviews:
48
Ratings:
375
pDev:
11.58%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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14
Gots:
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Trade:
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User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 375 |  Reviews: 48
Photo of IPAFrankieH
3.34/5  rDev -12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of CincySpectre
3.65/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jnowak
2.92/5  rDev -23.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Okay beer. One is all I need.

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Photo of dbert21
3.72/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of _B33r_
3.3/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of brighteyes868
4.25/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4.25

Easy drink...a little sweet, not a lot of carbonation, but overall I really enjoyed it. Surprising for me because I'm not normally a Fatheads fan.

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Photo of barczar
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

I'm not a Christmas beer fan, and I'm not a fan of ginger, so this is not my fave.

Ginger and allspice dominate both aroma and flavor. Cola notes become evident in the aftertaste. There's a touch of toasted malt.

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Photo of MrJuengling
4.25/5  rDev +11.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Yeldarb92
4.15/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 5 | smell: 3 | taste: 5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BeerLoverCRM
3/5  rDev -21.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Great label good Xmas spirit

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Photo of McMatt7
3.7/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Westyn
3.41/5  rDev -10.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of Anaxagoris
4.09/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of rjp217
3.26/5  rDev -14.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Rothobinide
4.35/5  rDev +14.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of djchrismac
3.87/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Just about a carbon copy of Great Lakes Christmas Ale.

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Photo of msquared36
4.09/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of frlrv1020
4/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BergBeer
4.3/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Gaddabble
4.14/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4

Photo of imbuckeye
3.86/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Damian74
3.45/5  rDev -9.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of stumac
4.09/5  rDev +7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Guess I gotta write a review cuz it's not letting me do a quick score. My buddy brought this down from his hometown in Ohio back here to Texas. Nice treat. Looks solid. Very clear. No head. Nose isn't too pungent. Nose and flavor are the same except the flavor has more malt flavor. Holiday spices, nutmeg, cinnamon, vanilla. Medium body, mellow carbo, solid brew

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Photo of kybeerdrinker
3.25/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Beer4B
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%

Holly Jolly Christmas Ale from Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon
Beer rating: 3.8 out of 5 with 375 ratings
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