Festivus | Mike Hess Brewing - Miramar

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Brewed by:
Mike Hess Brewing - Miramar
California, United States
hessbrewing.com

Style: Altbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.80%

Availability: Winter

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Added by mactrail on 01-01-2012

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Reviews:
1
Ratings:
6
Avg:
3.62
pDev:
3.04%
 
 
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Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 6
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3.63/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Brownish-orange amber in the glass. Quite hoppy at first taste, and not very sweet. Lots of roast flavors. Browned biscuits and cereal. Quite a lot of grain flavors followed by the bitterness. Some caramel and sawdust in the nose. Just a slight malty mellow sweetness. Fairly piney with hops as you sip. Rather dry in the aftertaste. A definitely hoppier style of Alt, more like a malty amber ale with Pale Ale hoppiness.

The holiday offering from Hess. Enjoyed at Local Habit in San Diego. Interesting and distinctive seasonal beer.

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Festivus from Mike Hess Brewing - Miramar
3.62 out of 5 based on 6 ratings.
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