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Allegheny Cream Ale | Old European Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Old European Brewing Company
California, United States

Style: Cream Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Dogbrick on 12-16-2002

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
3
Avg:
2.2
pDev:
20.91%
 
 
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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 3
Reviews by Pegasus:
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2.03/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Orange-brown in color with a half-inch or so head that utterly vanishes in less than a minute. Lacing is minimal; there is only slight carbonation. Sweet lightly toasted malt aroma with excessive caramel notes. Taste begins with a slight sting of carbonation, lightly toasted malt and sweet caramel flavors. Towards the finish the taste turns tart and dry. The mouth feel was watery. This beer seemed more like a weak amber ale than a cream ale.

Package reviewed was a 16-ounce custom brown glass twist-off. ABV is 4.6%.

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2.83/5  rDev +28.6%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Pours a moderate tanned gold color. The head rose fast and settled fast. The nose is malt and hops but is weak. This beer is is dry and hoppy, with a clean finish. This beer is OK at best and is drinkable. I can't really find anything remarkable to say about it.

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1.73/5  rDev -21.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 1.5

Part of the "12 Greatest Brews of the World" sampler pack found at my local Wal-Mart. If this is one of the "best beers", I would hate to try the worst. Actually this wasn't awful, it just doesn't really taste like anything. Pours an orange color with a thick foamy head and thin lacing. Aroma is indeed creamy. There was really nothing to the flavor at all, it was mostly sweet creamy carbonation. I guess no flavor is better than bad flavor.

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Allegheny Cream Ale from Old European Brewing Company
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