Junkyard Brewing Company
Shake-o-Matic Double Pineapple
My crowler of Junkyard Brewing Company Shake-o-Matic Double Pineapple (9.0% alcohol by volume) is a month old. It is brewed with pineapple puree, lactose, Madagascar vanilla beans and natural pineapple flavor. Mild pineapple, moderate vanilla, and medium plus citrus hop aromas with a touch of grass lead. As the beer sits and warms more vanilla comes forward. Its hazy gold capped with 2.5" of off-white to beige robust foam with good retention. It has a rich, very creamy texture, mildly sweet with a trace of lemony tartness. Big fruit flavors lead with citrusy pineapple out front lightly seasoned with vanilla. The hop bitterness is moderate and helps balance the sweetness. The body is medium plus with very soft medium carbonation. The beer has a slight touch of oxidation peeking through but at this point is still full flavored and drinkable with a great texture. I rate it 78.
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