Calm Before the Storm - Ballast Point Brewing Company - Beer of the Day.

  Aug 16th, 2015  

Ballast Point Brewing Company

Calm Before the Storm

Category:

Cream Ale
5.50% ABV - 15 IBU

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Calm Before the Storm from Ballast Point Brewing Company
2.2 out of 5 based on 2 ratings.
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Calm Before the Storm is exactly as described and tastes as such: a cream ale with coffee and vanilla. It pours a very clear golden coppery color with slight head. The aroma is a strong coffee, as if you were smelling the spent grinds from your pot of coffee this morning. The taste isn't much different - very coffee forward with just a hint of vanilla. The only downside is the aftertaste which is more like freeze-dried Folgers than freshly ground beans.


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