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Chrome Satan | Hilliard's Beer

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3.56/5
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36 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Hilliard's Beer
Washington, United States
hilliardsbeer.com

Style: American Amber / Red Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.70%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by dirtylou on 02-09-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#35,078
Reviews:
6
Ratings:
36
pDev:
10.96%
Bros Score:
3.67
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
2
Trade:
0
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3.75/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.28/5  rDev +20.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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3.75/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Had this at the brewery and I loved it!

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3.94/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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3.22/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.67/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Clean, Floral, Sweet, Toasty

Going old world lager here, on the darker side with a clear amber hue. A big focus on the malt and lager cleanliness, overtones of bread, crust, and toasted biscuits. Kiss of oily floral hop of the Goldings variety. Mild fruitiness from the higher-temperature fermentation and residuals from the hops. A sweet beer more or less, a lot of balance but the maltiness leaves a pleasant sweetness on the palate. Clean throughout.

STYLE: Pre-Prohibition Lager | ABV: 5.7% | AVAILABILITY: Year-round

Review from BeerAdvocate magazine issue #97 (FEB 2015)

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3.75/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.71/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.84/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.25/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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4/5  rDev +12.4%

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3.23/5  rDev -9.3%

Slow spew out the pop top. Pours amber with an orange tinge but not so much foam in the glass.

Mellow with an edge of dankish hops. Flavors are a little murky. Bitter, leafy aftertaste.

Kind of a browned biscuit taste but more like an amber ale. From the 22 oz bottle purchased at 99 Bottles in Federal Way.

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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -29.8%

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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

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3/5  rDev -15.7%

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3.47/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

16oz : mason jar

Hazy, coppery red with a foamy, off white head.

Tasty, though fairly simple grassy, grainy, floral character in both the aroma and taste.

Medium body, fizzy, foamy carbonation.

Nothing complex, but still an enjoyable, well done beer.

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3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

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3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

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Chrome Satan from Hilliard's Beer
Beer rating: 3.56 out of 5 with 36 ratings
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