Sky Cake | Sun King Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Sun King Brewing Company
Indiana, United States | website

Style: American Amber / Red Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by mynie on 06-08-2012

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4.22/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4

Badass name for a beer, first off.

Second off, this:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=55h1FO8V_3w

Thirdly, it is billed as an alelager, and here's the website's description of it:
Sky Cake is a unique and flavorful beer. We have affectionately dubbed it an aleger because it was fermented with a lager yeast at ale temperatures, which gives the beer flavor characteristics of both. Sky Cake has a smooth malt start that is complimented by lots of hops to create a full flavored, yet balanced drinking experience.

So... I'm kind of fucked when it comes to classifying this. It looks and tastes like a cross between an amber, a hoppy brown, and a cream ale, and since ambers tend to be the most malleable of the categories that's what I grouped it under.

The beer's malt profile is somewhere between nutty and earthy, and it's very well complemented by an aggressive, medium-bitter hop profile that's a mix of flowers and resinous pine. But where the beer really shines is its spectacular, creamy body. It goes down like silk.

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Sky Cake from Sun King Brewing Company
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