Trophy Wife | San Diego Brewing Co.

BA SCORE
-
no score
Awaiting 10 Reviews
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
San Diego Brewing Co.
California, United States
sandiegobrewing.com

Style: Belgian Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by womencantsail on 07-19-2010

BEER STATS
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
3
Avg:
3.47
pDev:
15.27%
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
0
For Trade:
0
User Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 3
Photo of srandycarter
4.01/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A - Tight beaded lace, Pretty, clear copper body, near white head, slow to leave.

S - Bready malt, some spice evident.

T - Not a typical Belgian. Nice clean malt, subtle hops. Taste more like an APA.

M - Good carbonation, nice balance,.

D - Very nice beer, very sessionable.

 278 characters

Photo of womencantsail
3.28/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

On-tap at SDBC

A: The pour is a standard golden amber color with a moderate white head on it.

S: The nose is fairly bland; very little aroma other than just a touch of floral hops and a bit of caramel, yeast, and citrus.

T: The flavor is alright, but I don't necessarily get anything "Belgian" out of this beer. Maybe a bit of an ester quality, but otherwise this just seems like sort of a mediocre pale ale. Light bitterness and hop flavor, and some yeast.

M: The body is on the lighter side with a moderate level of carbonation.

D: Not a very good effort from San Diego Brewing Company here. There just really is not anything that makes you want to keep drinking this beer.

 680 characters

Trophy Wife from San Diego Brewing Co.
3.47 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

    Join us June 2-3, 2017 in Boston, Mass. for beer, cider, mead, kombucha and sake from over 70 small producers.

    Learn More
  • Subscribe to BeerAdvocate Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.

    Subscribe