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Ebenezer's Spiced Ale | Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's
Kentucky, United States
bbcbrew.com

Style: Herbed / Spiced Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
BBC’s annual Christmas Ale. Smooth amber ale spiced with ginger, sweet orange peel, cinnamon, nutmeg and clove.

16 IBU

Added by ferrari29 on 12-25-2010

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
3
Avg:
3.26
pDev:
23.93%
 
 
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Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 3
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3.14/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Poured from a bottle into a stemmed Tulip glass;
Bottle marked '9/77 Brewmaster'

A - Beer poured with barely any head; very thin in appearance; rarely seen that before; body has a color of dark amber hue; slightly cloudy and has some lacing but doesn't stick to the glass very much

S - A spiced beer for sure; spiced notes come up very quickly; the smell is fruity and pleasant, but about the only characteristic I really liked; apples, cinnamon, and banana scents come up very quickly; back-end hops; smells like the Christmas holidays

T - Fruits like apple and cinnamon are faint compared to the enormous amount of banana that comes up; that's really all I pretty much tasted; slightly malty and kinda flat; doesn't really taste much like a beer and more like a fruit drink; drinks follows up with a buttery aftertaste

M - The beer feels thin and flat; not much of a bubbly feel to it; the beer also doesn't have any consistency other than a watery liquid feel

D - OK drink; very average, probably a very generous grade for it even though it really didn't taste like a beer; its a nice seasonal drink that should only be enjoyed during the holidays; chances are if I had another shot at this again I would probably pass

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Ebenezer's Spiced Ale from Bluegrass Brewing Co. - East St. Matthew's
3.26 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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