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Brewed By: Big Sky Brewing Company

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Average Rating:
6.60821

Number of Ratings: 268

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Brewed In: 5417 Trumpeter Way, Missoula, MT 59808, USA

ABV: 6.20%

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Tasting Notes

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sreitsma@charter.net profile picturesreitsma@charter.net - December 17, 2016
Neat beer. Malty and biscuity, with a nice touch of hops. Good balance.
huskychampion profile picturehuskychampion - March 6, 2016
Nice Amber color. Smooth, easy to drink with a slight bitter after taste. Hints of caramel and malty consistency. Similar to a summit. Tasty.
srooz profile picturesrooz - March 6, 2016
Nice hops notes. Reminds me of Summit. Tasty.
blewis426 profile pictureblewis426 - February 16, 2016
Not much of the Winter taste I was expecting. Butter and hoppy, not spicy.
ProfessorJeff profile pictureProfessorJeff - February 12, 2016
Here's my issue: it's a decent red ale/amber ale. However, it's packaged as a winter ale, which it is not. as a winter ale on its own it is quite disappointing. I thought it was bad when I opened it.
Poks profile picturePoks - December 19, 2015
12-18-15: Not bad. A little hoppy for a winter ale. But smooth with a nice aroma.
kevinc profile picturekevinc - December 12, 2015
Had it on Nitro. Smells very hoppy, but the nitro kills the bitterness. Very good.
PolaDaBear profile picturePolaDaBear - December 21, 2014
Had it nitro. More hoppy than I would have thought for a winter ale but still decent.
Beeker profile pictureBeeker - September 12, 2014
Was expecting a winter ale. This is not. It's a hoppy red ale with a spice flavor. Will not try again.
BCR3 profile pictureBCR3 - June 18, 2014
Good winter spices ale.
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