Osculum Infame | Silver Gulch Brewing and Bottling Co.

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Brewed by:
Silver Gulch Brewing and Bottling Co.
Alaska, United States | website

Style: Belgian Strong Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.50%

Availability: Winter

Notes / Commercial Description:
TA Spiced Belgian Golden Quad brewed with a trident of grains: barley, wheat and oats. Righteously spiced with Saaz hops, coriander, and sweet orange peel to balance the demons on your palate.

20 IBU

Added by Reswald on 02-10-2010

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
13
Avg:
4.4
pDev:
34.09%
 
 
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1
Gots:
5
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User Reviews
Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 13
Reviews by Reswald:
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4.45/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

A lovely, golden beer, brewed with a Belgian yeast. Could easily be called a Strong golden Ale, but the brewer cals it a Winter Warmer, so we'll go with that. Nice hop nose, plus hints of spices, likely from the yeast. Very crisp on the palate with interesting notes both from local spruce tips and 30 IBUs worth of noble Saaz hops. The grain bill included both wheat and rye, along with enough barley to bring it in at 10.5% ABV, though you would not guess the brew was that potent when you taste it. A super beer to warm body and soul on those cold winter days in Fairbanks.

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4.75/5  rDev +8%

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3.75/5  rDev -14.8%

Photo of fellmaniak
4.05/5  rDev -8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.25/5  rDev -3.4%

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4/5  rDev -9.1%

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4/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BrandynB
4.75/5  rDev +8%

I'm not good at this, but this beer is pretty damn good.

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4.19/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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3.94/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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Osculum Infame from Silver Gulch Brewing and Bottling Co.
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