Columbia Common
Widmer Brothers Brewing Company

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Style:
California Common / Steam Beer
Ranked #59
ABV:
4.7%
Score:
80
Ranked #45,399
Avg:
3.5 | pDev: 14%
Reviews:
48
Ratings:
234
From:
Widmer Brothers Brewing Company
 
Oregon, United States
Avail:
Rotating/Seasonal
Wants
  8
Gots
  11
SCORE
80
Good
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StaveHooks from Oklahoma

3.19/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

12oz bottle served in a Dogfish Head shaped pint glass

A – Pours a mostly clear russet copper, a small fleeting white head settles into a thin cap.

S – Sweet grain, tangy wheat, cooked corn, slightly toasted,

T – Sweet toasted grains, light orange notes, dull grassiness, multi-grain cereal, sweet biscuit malts, the yeast is more powdery than bready.

M – Stingy carbonation adds some bite on the tip of the tongue, body is full but light around the edges, very light toasted caramel character comes out with some peppery bitterness on the finish. Grassiness only seems to come out on the aftertaste, along with notions of tart fruit skin which is kind of odd.

A quick drinker. Wish this was a little fresher, seems to have faded a bit. Dull components make for an unmemorable beer but some bitterness keeps it alive. An average cream ale that doesn’t stand out in it’s class.

Jun 20, 2013
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Columbia Common from Widmer Brothers Brewing Company
Beer rating: 80 out of 100 with 234 ratings