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Gold Spike Ale | Berkshire Brewing Company Inc.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Berkshire Brewing Company Inc.
Massachusetts, United States
berkshire-brewing.com

Style: Kölsch

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by UnionMade on 06-27-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#28,834
Reviews:
78
Ratings:
160
pDev:
10.27%
Bros Score:
3.88
 
 
Wants:
6
Gots:
14
Trade:
0
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From the 650 ml. bottle best by 11/05/15. Sampled on July 22, 2015.

Straw yellow pour under a boisterous white fizzy head that fades to a ring.

Aroma of crusty malts, crackers, toast, dank cellar, and a little bit of grassy hops.

Light to medium body.

The taste is mildly sweet and toasty with a mild to moderate earthy or grassy bitterness coming up from behind.

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A: crystal clear; light gold in color; 1 finger white head that receded to a wispy cap; very little lacing;

S: grainy; a little bready; a little sweet;

T: follows the nose; very little bitterness on the finish;

M: light bodied; moderate carbonation; dry finish;

O: straight forward; refreshing;

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Gold Spike Ale from Berkshire Brewing Company Inc.
Beer rating: 3.7 out of 5 with 160 ratings
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