Winter's Ale | Clearwater Brewery

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Clearwater Brewery
United Kingdom (England) | website

Style: Winter Warmer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Winter

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Added by BlackHaddock on 12-27-2012

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3.48/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

500ml bottle best before 1 Jan 2013: poured into a UK pint sleeve on Christmas Eve 2012.

Front label claims it 'Warms yer Cockles': well it didn't do that but I did enjoy the beer.

Dark mahogany body with deep red highlights: on top a thin off-white covering of foam.

Malty molasses with an almost musty yeast presence in the nose: not unpleasant, but not right either.

The taste was malts first and foremost: semi-sweet and fruity feel to the flavours. The hops were just below the surface throughout the tasting and added a little bitterness to the overall taste. Well balanced if a little un-bold in the blending/brewing. Could have been so much better.

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Winter's Ale from Clearwater Brewery
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