Eagle Claw Fist | Clown Shoes

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3.79/5
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375 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Clown Shoes
Massachusetts, United States
clownshoesbeer.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by mduncan on 08-18-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
177
Ratings:
375
pDev:
12.93%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
19
Gots:
36
Trade:
1
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Photo of Lone_Freighter
3.74/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

The appearance has a hazy amber body that leaves a one finger white foamy head and lasts for a minute. The body is too dark for any carbonation to be seen. Some spotty lacing coats the sides of the glass. The smell has some citrus, pine and hops up front combined very nicely. The taste brings back the hops over top of the citrus and pine. On the palate, it sits about a light to medium with nothing harsh on the tongue, sessionable. Overall, it's pretty good amber ale that I could come back to.

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Photo of DocZygote
4.76/5  rDev +25.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of jrob21
3.25/5  rDev -14.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of mattycasey
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.04/5  rDev -19.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of pat61
4.5/5  rDev +18.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

From tasting notes. Appearance: Dark deep reddish amber with a very slight haze from the hops under a 1” frothy off-white foam cap. Smell: Hop nose, citrus rind, but also some malt shows through.Taste: Big bitter and big malt join together with citrus rind, dark sugars, a suspicion of bourbon and a long lingering bitter finish. Mouthfeel: Medium full body and medium carbonation. Overall: alcoholic, hoppy and malty.

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Photo of paulish
4/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of 5EKF
3.77/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DrBier
4/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.65/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of VeganUndead
3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

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3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

Photo of Nichols33
2.25/5  rDev -40.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of malfunxion
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

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3.64/5  rDev -4%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of PaulBorn
4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

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4/5  rDev +5.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -14.2%

Photo of REVZEB
3.67/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Just not an exciting amber. Looks fine, feel is a little thin and unbalanced. Smells typical, with biscuit and toffee tones. Taste is misguided, with odd wheat character in the middle of it all

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Eagle Claw Fist from Clown Shoes
Beer rating: 3.79 out of 5 with 375 ratings