Winter Warmer

Description:
These malty sweet offerings tend to be a favorite winter seasonal. Big malt presence, both in flavor and body. The color ranges from brownish reds to nearly pitch black. Hop bitterness is generally low, leveled and balanced, but hop character can be pronounced. Alcohol warmth is not uncommon.

Many English versions contain no spices, though some brewers of spiced winter seasonal ales will slap "Winter Warmer" on the label. Those that are spiced, tend to follow the "wassail" tradition of blending robust ales with mixed spices, before hops became the chief "spice" in beer. American varieties many have a larger presences of hops both in bitterness and flavor.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 5.5-8.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
3 Scrooges Winter AleGriffin Claw Brewing Company6.503.8171-
Frostnipper Winter WarmerAviator Brewing Company7.303.7670-
Brewer's Art St. Festivus Holiday AleThe Brewer's Art8.004.0370-
Father John's Winter AleHowe Sound Inn & Brewing Company7.003.7668-
Lead Dog Olde English AleYukon Brewing Company7.004.0367-
Winter WarmerHangar 24 Brewery7.803.664-
Rudolph's Revenge Winter Ale (6%)The Great Yorkshire Brewery6.003.0264-
Christmas AleShepherd Neame Ltd7.003.3463-
Winter WarmerGarrison Brewing Company6.803.8363-
Blitzen Festivus AleNorth Peak Brewing Company6.803.656285
WinterventionPeticolas Brewing Company10.004.1560-
Winter Warmer AleNo-Li Brewhouse7.503.6659-
Winter WunderPhiladelphia Brewing Company6.503.658-
Elevator Winter Warmer AleElevator Brewery & Draught Haus8.603.7758-
Atwater Lebkuchen Christmas AleAtwater Brewery6.203.6657-
Poacher's ChoiceBadger Brewery, Hall and Woodhouse5.703.5256-
Hoppy Claus Holiday AleHoppy Brewing Co.7.803.452-
Adobe IglooSanta Fe Brewing Company6.003.3251-
Big Rock Winter Spice AleBig Rock Brewery6.003.5150-
AvalancheSnoqualmie Falls Brewing Company & Taproom6.803.8150-
Vertical Winter AleTree Brewing5.003.8749-
Celebration LibationCisco Brewers Inc.8.503.714886
Chanukah In KentuckyShmaltz Brewing Company8.003.6647-
Wasatch First One DownUtah Brewers Cooperative7.103.7147-
Nørrebro JulebrygNørrebro Bryghus7.003.7946-
Red Racer Winter AleCentral City Brewers + Distillers7.003.9946-
The Merry ElfOdd Side Ales5.003.0245-
Festeroo Winter AleHop Valley Brewing Company7.803.7944-
Tannen BombGolden Valley Brewery and Pub8.003.8744-
Festivus Holiday AleBlack Raven Brewing Co.7.603.7743-
Jubilee AleIsland Brewing Company6.803.3342-
SnowsuitLucky Bucket Brewing Co.5.503.4641-
Spooks AleShepherd Neame Ltd4.703.3640-
Old Saint ChangoBear Republic Brewing Co.7.203.8340-
Barrel Aged Brrrbon '12Widmer Brothers Brewing Company9.403.6940-
Slippery Slope AleCascade Lakes Brewing Co.6.403.5139-
Rail Slide Imperial Spiced AleSanTan Brewing Co.7.103.243874
Mistletoe BlissLazy Boy Brewing7.803.583890
Marley's LamentAleWerks Brewing Company8.003.7536-
Warmer Winter Winter Warmer - BourbonCigar City Brewing12.003.9535-
Mountain BoomerSchooner Exact Brewing Company7.503.835-
Stegmaier Holiday WarmerLion Brewery, Inc.8.203.63480
Emelisse WinterbierBierbrouwerij Grand-Café Emelisse9.003.8934-
Santa's SecretCarolina Brewery5.903.9334-
Winter AleBig Muddy Brewing6.003.732-
Winter WarmerSanTan Brewing Co.9.503.7632-
Kitten MittensKulshan Brewing Company ? 3.9530-
Barley's Christmas AleBarley's Brewing Company6.604.0229-
Shiner Texas WarmerSpoetzl Brewery / Shiner6.803.9829-
Kris KringleMcMenamins6.003.6528-
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