Creole Alt | Crescent City Brewhouse

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Brewed by:
Crescent City Brewhouse
Louisiana, United States
crescentcitybrewhouse.com

Style: Altbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by Redrover on 02-13-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
8
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.55
pDev:
7.04%
 
 
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Ratings: 8 |  Reviews: 2
Reviews by Boto:
Photo of Boto
3.52/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Draught @ Brewpub: This one poures a clear mahogany color. There was about 2 fingers of an off white head on it (demerits to the bartender). The head lingers a bit and leaves some lacing. Some malts poking up thru a musty earthiness. No real sweetness to the nose. The taste is good. Caramel malt with a touch of sweetness. Some earthiness and biscuit with a touch of dryness in the finish. Not bad, but I’ve hav better Alts.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of javlin624
4/5  rDev +12.7%

Photo of Eaglefan344
3.5/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of stortore
3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of Drknight
3.49/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Redrover
3.63/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

This was the seasonal offering during this year’s Mardi Gras season. Served in their standard Hefe-pilsner hybrid glass, the beer is brown with amber highlights. It has a slightly sticky beige head.

The beer has a nose of lightly roasted grains and some slightly floral notes.

The beer starts with light toasted grains, a bit of brown sugar and then finishes slightly dry with a bit for floral hops. It is balanced and paired well with my gumbo.

The mouth is above average with mid-level carbonation. I enjoyed this take on a style you really don’t see enough of.

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Photo of rolltide8425
3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of Kerrie
3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

Creole Alt from Crescent City Brewhouse
3.55 out of 5 based on 8 ratings.
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