Spotted Cow | New Glarus Brewing Company

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Spotted CowSpotted Cow

Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company
Wisconsin, United States

Style: Cream Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 02-02-2002

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Now this is what I love to drink every day of summer for the past two years. This golden goodness of this beer has a hint of citrus and is slightly sweet and with a touch of hops to bring your taste buds all together and cheer. Sad that I can't get this beer here in Chicago, but at least it gives me a reason to go to Milwaukee to pick up a few cases when visiting friends. So great to enjoy on the back porch when listening to some Blues records on a summer day. Made my birthday just golden today.

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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Thanks to yamar68 for this one.

12oz Bottle poured into a Duvel tulip.

Appearance: Bright amber/yellow with a nice head that builds to about 2" and hangs around. Good lacing.

Smell: Nice citrus with maybe some banana ans clove.

Taste: Refreshing, very refreshing, citrus as in lemon/orange with some clove just like the nose. Some bready malt as the backbone, all-in-all a tasty and solid brew.

Mouthfeel: Highly drinkable, very crisp and clean on the palate.

Overall: Very sessionable beer, great for warm days.

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Spotted Cow from New Glarus Brewing Company
3.65 out of 5 based on 3,550 ratings.
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