Short's The Woodmaster | Short's Brewing Company

BA SCORE
85
very good
349 Ratings
Short's The WoodmasterShort's The Woodmaster
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Short's Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
shortsbrewing.com

Style: English Brown Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 10.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Double Brown Ale fermented with Northern Michigan maple syrup and toasted pecans

Added by BelgianAleSlut on 06-29-2007

BEER STATS
Ratings:
349
Reviews:
134
Avg:
3.78
pDev:
14.55%
 
 
Wants:
53
Gots:
58
For Trade:
5
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 349 |  Reviews: 134
Photo of elliott1184
3.97/5  rDev +5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of TreyIsWilson
3.94/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Pours a cloudy dark brown with a half-finger tan head. The head dissapates extremely quickly leaving lots of spotty lacing.

S - Aromas of maple syrup, pecans, dark fruits, and booze.

T - The flavor starts with maple syrup and candied pecans. Dark fruits, nutmeg, & vanilla appear midpalate. There is some booziness and piney hoppiness in the finish.

M - Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Soft syrupy mouthfeel with a dry finish.

O - Another solid beer from Short's. The booziness is a tad strong and this could good be great with some aging.

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Photo of Winston3737
3.5/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jaymo18
3.64/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Coorsy
3.82/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Segnem5
3.56/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of EuphonicHops
3.62/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of atrocity
3.44/5  rDev -9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of HookemHoos
3.75/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Acuity
4.21/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of docoman
3.99/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of wtkphoto
3.98/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of MiWolfman
4.09/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Fargrow
4.29/5  rDev +13.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of md655321
4.18/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Sliqjonz
2.45/5  rDev -35.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

Nice deep brown color. Wow, a lot boozier than I was expecting. Falls pretty flat once you get past the booziness. The pecans & syrup are there, but very subtle. Honestly, if it didn't day they were in there, I probably wouldn't have picked them out. I'd like to pick up another & cellar for a bit & then revisit it.

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Photo of hardysf
4.62/5  rDev +22.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Tasty beer. Smells like syrup and pecans. A touch boozy right now. Less boozy when first poured. Will sit on a few bottles and retaste in a few months.

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Photo of Robdiesel21
3.97/5  rDev +5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of TurboBrew
3.38/5  rDev -10.6%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Phoodcritic
4/5  rDev +5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of SP1_FLA
3.94/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of cyrushire
3.94/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of mcrawford
4.27/5  rDev +13%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Dr_Bahmbay13
4.08/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of miwestcoaster
3.69/5  rDev -2.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Short's The Woodmaster from Short's Brewing Company
3.78 out of 5 based on 349 ratings.
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