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Portsmouth Blitzen Abbey Ale | Portsmouth Brewery

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Brewed by:
Portsmouth Brewery
New Hampshire, United States | website

Style: Belgian Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Winter

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Added by Bierman9 on 12-25-2005

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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4/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into my Allagash chalice out of a Portsmouth growler:

Cherry amber color with a faint wisp of head. A Belgian spiced ale with notes of orange, coriander, cinnamon, and star anise in the nose. The trappist yeast really shines through from start to finish. It reminds me of a well-balanced, rounded, and more drinkable Chimay Red. At 7%, it's not quite a session beer, but it's big enough to warm the cockles of my heart in the cold New England winter.

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Portsmouth Blitzen Abbey Ale from Portsmouth Brewery
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