Fat Ten-er #24
New England Brewing Co.

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Style:
American Pale Ale (APA)
ABV:
4.8%
Score:
89
Avg:
4.3 | pDev: 5.35%
Reviews:
4
Ratings:
17
From:
New England Brewing Co.
 
Connecticut, United States
Avail:
Retired (no longer brewed)
Wants
  2
Gots
  6
SCORE
89
Very Good
Notes: 100% Nelson Sauvin hops
Reviews: 4 | Ratings: 17 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
Photo of orcrist_cleaver
4.18/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A: Brilliant honey golden luster with a slight haze to it. Limited chalky white head with spotted lacing.

S: Fermenting peaches and grapes. Tropical notes of passionfruit and fruit punch bubblegum. Light crackery malt.

M: Light feel to medium body. I'd like this as a dessert beer.

T: Crisp malt notes. Clean and light tropical notes, herbal pine, grapes, stone fruit. Cranberry; Finishes with a touch of orange zest and grapefruit.

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Photo of PicoPapa
4.06/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

32oz growler from NebCo. Pours a hazy pale burnt orange with an inch of head. Tons of lacing. The aroma herbal and citrus hops. Light stone fruits with some bready malts. The taste is lots of the Nelson hops, herbal and citrus hops. Toasted malts and some berry notes. Slightly bitter finish with more of the malt flavor coming out at the end. Medium bodied with a dry mouthfeel. Drinkable and bitter. Reminds me a bit of Lawson's Super Session #2. Overall, solid Pale Ale I'll buy again.

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Photo of BranfordBound
4.4/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Had at the brewery today, been waiting to try this one since I love the Nelson Sauvin hops lately. Poured a lighter gold color with some cloudiness. Great aroma of hops bursting through at first sniff. The flavor is fantastic, light cracker malt which gets kicked out the way by a ton of Nelson hops, just really herbal and citrusy and refreshing. Taste gets dinged a bit because the malts can be a bit grainy. Feel is most excellent, super light and easy on the palate, not too clingy. Overall a superb beer and I actually prefer this one over #2 on a hot day.

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Photo of Mikefriedman90
4.73/5  rDev +10%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

This gem came from the growler on release day, big thanks to cousin Eric. The finish is very different from the initial taste which makes this brew distinct. You are able to taste a full range of flavor followed by the galaxy finish. Pours a hazy amber color without much head. The smell isn't overpowering. Extremely drinkable. Well built. Another great from NEB.

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Fat Ten-er #24 from New England Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 89 out of 100 with 17 ratings