content top
Brewed By: Geary's Brewing Co.

You must be signed in to rate beers or receive recommendations.
Average Rating:

Number of Ratings: 169

Style: English Strong Ale

Brewed In: 38 Evergreen Dr, Portland, ME 04103, USA

ABV: 7%

People Who Liked This Beer Also Liked:We don't have enough ratings to say what beers are similar.
Hampshire Special Ale

Image contributed by:

Tasting Notes

Please sign in to post comments about this beer and see your Beer Buddies' comments. profile - January 9, 2015
Portland, ME Has a grape nose, with a grapey taste. Old ale, like a barley wine
Ricker888 profile pictureRicker888 - October 24, 2014
Slightly bitter at first taste but then quickly goes smooth. Not bad to have especially after your first beer.
DeadPhish profile pictureDeadPhish - October 22, 2014
It's ok but like the other Geary beer it's strange. Style is kinda in the middle
web profile pictureweb - October 19, 2014
Appearance: Gorgeous ruby red, one of the reddest beers I have seen in the hundreds I have tried. Tan to gold-beige head that leaves at a medium-fast pace. Very little quantity of elliptical lacing. Aroma: Mild and semi-sweet with faint but deep caramel notes. Body: Medium mouthfeel with a semi-creamy quality. Flavor: First double-sip is very hop-bitter, but tastes three and onward are more balanced while still maintaining a fair amount of hop-bitterness. Semi-sweet medium maltiness. Overall: Convincingly English and a nice reminder of some English ales I have had. 4/5 for the category, 3.5/5 for my BrewGene sorting purposes.
gadgetman profile picturegadgetman - April 22, 2014
My favorite beer. Full flavored. I always say it's a meal more than just a drink. Complex, rich flavored and aroma, with a nice head. profile - February 20, 2014
Great ale, very strong but still drinkable. Geary's best beer.
jdegroff profile picturejdegroff - August 13, 2013
Gumballs at the beginning clean butter hops to finish. Maybe a weird Belgium pale ale?
scituatescott profile picturescituatescott - January 26, 2013
Smooth yet bold.. Nice creamy finish profile - August 30, 2012
Smooth with Carmel notes
itzkrazi profile pictureitzkrazi - August 10, 2012
Reddish strong ale. Not too bitter. Goes down smooth for the strength.
1 - 2 -- Next >