Decoy | Carton Brewing Company

BA SCORE
88
very good
108 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Carton Brewing Company
New Jersey, United States
cartonbrewing.com

Style: Winter Warmer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 12.00%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
At his restaurant, Eleven Madison Park, Chef Daniel Humm makes an extraordinary five spice roast duck. The genesis of Decoy is our notion that those spices would affectionate the fig notes of a Belgian Strong malt bill in the direction of a winter warmer. Cumin, coriander, lavender flowers, Sichuan red peppercorns and honey are added to Special B malts and Belgian candi sugars, with American ale yeast chosen because its esters enhance rather than dominate as would a Belgian. A strong, gently-spiced ale, Decoy is intended to sit next to or in place of a fire during the bracing cold of winter. Drink Decoy because life and spice.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ann3LarlJFA&list=UUnN44_ILc3y0x6WbvjLR1Kg

Added by KenC on 01-22-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
108
Reviews:
11
Avg:
4.02
pDev:
9.45%
 
 
Wants:
7
Gots:
11
For Trade:
0
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JAN 11, 2014
Aroma Is Carrot, cinnamon,pepper, spice, . Dark brown pour. Taste is bittersweet....caramel, raisin, Apple. Spicy and warm. ..on tap at Blend.
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Decoy from Carton Brewing Company
4.02 out of 5 based on 108 ratings.
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