Winni Ale | 603 Brewery

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68 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
603 Brewery
New Hampshire, United States
603brewery.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.60%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by puboflyons on 03-10-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
68
Reviews:
11
Avg:
3.67
pDev:
12.81%
 
 
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Photo of TheManiacalOne
3.94/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of ZEB89
4/5  rDev +9%

Photo of InspectorBob
3.27/5  rDev -10.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of johnnnniee
3.67/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Pours a mostly clear deep amber brown color with a decent sized fluffy off white head that persists for quite a while. The aroma is a nice mix of caramel, toffee, sweet and brown sugars with a light but present aroma of citrus and light earth and pine. The flavor is malty with a fruity edge to it and a light bit of hop presence. Sweet caramel and sugary malts with quite a bit of toffee flavor to round things out. There's a firm earthy hop presence to attempt to counter the sweetness, but this one leans more towards the malty side. Medium body with a moderate level of carbonation and a sweet light syrupy mouthfeel. This is a nice beer, it's not horribly complex, but it's certainly a well made flavorful brew. I can't wait to try some more offerings from this newcomer.

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Photo of mklisz
3/5  rDev -18.3%

Photo of puboflyons
3.81/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

From the 22 fl. oz. bottle. Sampled on March 10, 2013.

The pour is a medium amber with a tremendous off-white puffy head that lingers and a slight cloudiness.

The aroma is mellow and sweet with malts and a mild caramel scent. The hops are downplayed on the nose.

The body is about medium and on the smooth side.

The flavor begins with a bready sweetness and then evolves into a low to moderate bitter hop ending. Not a lingerer but actually quite nice. This is a drinkable take on a classic style. Looking forward to the beers from this brewery.

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Photo of wrightst
4/5  rDev +9%

Photo of Kelp
3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

Photo of barczar
3.87/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Aroma is caramelly sweet, with amber malt fruitiness and a hint of citrus.

Flavor is oddly caramelly, as well, which is fine because I'm not an amber fan. There's moderate amber fruitiness, some sharp citrus, and it finishes nutty and just a touch bitter.

As it warms, thinking there might be some diacetyl. Slickness.

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Photo of costanzo_mike
3.7/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Darkmagus82
3.79/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from can into a pint glass

Appearance – The beer pours nice deep reddish amber color with a two finger head of white foam. The head has a decent level of retention, fading over time to leave a light level of foamy lace on the sides of the glass.

Smell – The aroma was a sweet mix of caramel and a little bit of fruit. Along with these aromas came some smells of a bready smell as well as a little bit of light pine hop

Taste – The taste begins a rather sweet and bready taste with the sweet being mainly of a caramel nature, but containing some tropical fruit flavors as well. These sweet flavors remain quite potent throughout, but are joined by some rather light pine and earthy hops. In the end, a smooth and sweet, but pleasant flavor is left to linger on the tongue.

Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is on the average to slightly chewier side with a carbonation level that is on the slightly lower side. For the style and the sweeter flavors the slightly thicker body and lower carbonation helped bring out the lighter hop flavors which nicely balanced out the sweeter flavors well.

Overall- A rather sweeter and tastier amber that all the while maintained a great drinkability. This was a rather nice brew.

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Photo of MDDMD
3.48/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A-light red brown color with a decent white head and some lacing

S-malt, caramel, hints of tropical fruit, pine

T-malt, light tropical fruit, caramel, decent bitterness in the finish

F-light to medium body with moderate carbonation, crisp

O-a decent amber ale, but lacks a little depth of flavor and body

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Photo of st9647v3
3.48/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Satchboogie
3/5  rDev -18.3%

Photo of waiting4lunch
4.25/5  rDev +15.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ScaryEd
2.69/5  rDev -26.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Photo of unclekeith
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ScottP
3.48/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of SawDog505
3.32/5  rDev -9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Abe_Froman
3.79/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of meehandennis
3.93/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of Auror
4/5  rDev +9%

Photo of Mack
3.6/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of kdivers
3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

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Winni Ale from 603 Brewery
3.67 out of 5 based on 68 ratings.
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