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Cali Creamin' Vanilla Cream Ale | Mother Earth Brew Co.

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3.83/5
Very Good
356 Ratings
Cali Creamin' Vanilla Cream AleCali Creamin' Vanilla Cream Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Mother Earth Brew Co.
California, United States
motherearthbrewco.com

Style: Cream Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by mactrail on 12-12-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#12,924
Reviews:
43
Ratings:
356
pDev:
12.79%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
46
Gots:
150
Trade:
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Ratings: 356 |  Reviews: 43
Photo of edc20
3.5/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of TheCrowsEye
3.06/5  rDev -20.1%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Photo of Leefrommars
4.45/5  rDev +16.2%
look: 5 | smell: 3 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of AZBeerDude72
4.11/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Pours straw gold with decent head and medium lacing. Nose is very sweet vanilla and baked goods. The taste is very pleasing, a nice light vanilla creamy ale, carbonated lightly and just easy to consume. The key with this beer is its not over the top sweet, very well balanced and nice on a summer day.

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Photo of paulish
4/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of shelby415
3.69/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of stratusjeans
3.25/5  rDev -15.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of tliuzzo
4.51/5  rDev +17.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

You are hit with the vanilla aroma that rolls into the hoppiness of it. A caramel hue has hints of gold in the light, Great anytime but was exceptional on a hot summer day with friends.

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Photo of matcris
4.01/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

A crystal clear, light golden/amber, mild carbonation rising, and a finger of white, creamy foam that sticks around; minor lacing. The aroma, is, almost like a liqueur, white bread crust, and lots of vanilla. The flavor, is, sweet, then, slightly bitter, then ends with a lasting mild sweetness. Vanilla is front and center, throughout; a bit of a doughy/bready quality in the flavor as well. No bitterness in the flavor, but the flavor isn't cloying at all. It is very cream soda like, and no alcohol in the nose or flavor. The feel, is, well carbonated, slightly sticky, and dry on the finish, with medium thin body, but, not watery, at all. Overall, if you like vanilla in your brews, you may love this ale. Good stuff.

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Photo of edthehead
3.5/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BarrelAgedG
3.79/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of wisegreensoul
3.68/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JavierGC
3.5/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Sexmortus
3.35/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Soulstrider
4.75/5  rDev +24%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Yummy!!!!

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Photo of Donkster46
4.03/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of leprechaunandfatman
3.89/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of QuakeAttack
3.98/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Erik-P
3.75/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of brymtb
3.89/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

....it is what it is what it is what it is....lol...if you love cream soda you will love this....

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Photo of TwoThreeBrews
4.16/5  rDev +8.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Vanilla Cream Ale 5.0% ABV | 20 IBU

The look on this one is a light, transparent golden color. It starts with a good inch thick of foamy head that quickly vanishes and has a very light lacing.

The smell immediately reminds me of a cream soda. It hits with tons of vanilla and almost nothing else can be picked up.

The mouth is almost thick and foamy to a point but very refreshing.

The taste on this one follows my nose. I am reminded of a cream soda that is full of vanilla. It hits home very light and smooth.

I enjoyed this beer quite a bit actually. It is light, refreshing, and ultimately a very easy beer to drink. I can’t get passed it but this beer really tastes like a cream soda to me which is by no means a complaint. Full of vanilla and easily goes down your gullet. I don't feel as if this is a beer you can crush a bunch of but it is absolutely a beer you have to get your hands on for a sample

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Photo of G_Shoe
4.09/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of rodbeermunch
3.49/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

I remember reading from people whose opinion's I respect about how this was the greatest cream ale ever made. Shit brah, this ain't even the best cream ale made in San Diego.

Pours a standard yellow with marks of dullardness and haze. 3/4" white head. Aroma smacks of ice cream.

Taste, I get the cream aspect, the vanilla and orange cream feels. Its there. Everything else about a beer seems to be nondescript or missing. Like, them hops, dat malt, this yeast. Which is fine, style being what it is and everything. Higher carbonation than average for a cream ale. I think these are plenty serviceable, especially come summertime where you have someone drinking with you that isn't into hoppy or sour beers, that really limits your options in hot weather.

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Photo of Ruger_44-Redhawk
3.93/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

I'm not sure what to think about this. It's very tasty. I just don't know if it's more of a added syrup taste or what. It does say vanilla bean and natural flavors though. It's definitely a desert beer as it is fairly sweet. Smell of cream soda. Taste of lots of vanilla and a little malt.

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Photo of dsshuck
3.71/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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Cali Creamin' Vanilla Cream Ale from Mother Earth Brew Co.
Beer rating: 3.83 out of 5 with 356 ratings
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