Summer Solstice Ale | Shaftebury Brewing Company

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Summer Solstice AleSummer Solstice Ale
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Brewed by:
Shaftebury Brewing Company
British Columbia, Canada | website

Style: American Blonde Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Summer

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Added by brewdlyhooked13 on 05-25-2003

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews by IronDjinn:
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2.85/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

A summer seasonal from Shaftebury's, from a brown 341ml bottle, no freshness date. Colour is a light clear gold, head did not retain long, it seemed fizzy and bubbly. Aroma of hay, herbs and spicy hops, perhaps a hint of clover honey.
Flavour is dry, a touch of sweet malt (wheat), accentuated by the spicy hops. A carbonated mouthfeel, like drinking soda water, which prevents it going down as smoothly as I'd like. Because of that it left me feeling bloated, even drinking it from a glass. Not a very strong offering for a summer seasonal, although perhaps the quality is due to this brewery switching hands and locations twice already.

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Summer Solstice Ale from Shaftebury Brewing Company
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