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Great Dane Pub and Brewing — Hilldale
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357 Price Place
Madison WI 53705
Telephone: +1 608-661-9400
Hours: Sunday-Thursday 11:00am-2:00am, Friday-Saturday 11:00am-2:30am.
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Notes

Visited: May 1, 2016

Opened: 2006

There's even a pool table among the outdoor seats.

Updated: May 9, 2016

Beer List

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    • Date: August 7, 2009 (#7867)
      Package: real ale
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 15½ points
      Appearance (3)
      Black. Dense head.
      Aroma (3)
      Big coffee. Roasty and burnt.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Medium body, smooth. More burnt than malty. Lingering roasty, mildly acidic finish.
      Overall Impression (1½)
      I'd like a bigger malt base. It reminds me of the old Anchor Porter.

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    • Date: August 7, 2009 (#7864)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 17 points
      Appearance (3)
      Dark golden. Opaque. Moderate head.
      Aroma (3)
      Piney, spicy hops.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Medium-big body, smooth. Big resiny, piney hops, fairly bitter. Mild bready malt undertones. Nice balance.
      Overall Impression (2)

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    Traditional German-Style Bock
    • Date: August 7, 2009 (#7863)
      Package: bottled
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 17 points
      Appearance (3)
      Tawny brown, slight haze. Moderate head.
      Aroma (3)
      Very mild earthy, grainy malt.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Medium-big body, chewy and malty. Toasty, a little earthy, a little raisiny.
      Overall Impression (2)
      Bigger than a traditional Oktoberfest, almost Bocky.

  • American-Style Amber/Red Ale
    • Date: August 7, 2009 (#7865)
      Package: draught
      Place: at the brewery
      Score: 16 points
      Appearance (3)
      Red-brown. Moderate head.
      Aroma (3)
      Piney, grassy, resiny hops.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Medium body, smooth. Resiny hops, reasonably bitter. Sweet caramel malt.
      Overall Impression (2)

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    American-Style India Pale Ale

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    Verrückte Stadt
    German-Style Pilsener