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RATINGS: 153   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.91   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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American Sour Ale. This was a fun one to make. We took some of our barrel aged sour golden ale and added a bunch of fresh picked local peaches and let the barrels ripen. The flavors are earthy, fruity and of course...SOUR. Enjoy this one on a hot summer day with a ripe juicy peach in hand. From the Captain’s cellar to yours, we hope you enjoy!

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Sarlacc83 (757) - Oregon, USA - NOV 9, 2012
375mL bottle for my 2000th beer. Big thanks to Doodler for this big time want. A: Fizzy clear gold. No head at all, though. Great color, pretty much still in every other aspect, like wine. N: Super sour lactic acid. Apricots and peaches. Vinegar. Some residual sugar. Raspberry and acetone. Oak. Quite nice if not overly complex. T: Really shines here, unlike the nose. Lots of peaches still. Apricots and lemons. A good balancing sweetness which seems to be a hallmark of American Wilds. Oak is adding a nice balance. Unlike the sharp nose, this has a pleasant sour quality to it. M: Crisp and light on the tongue. This is exactly what I want from American Wilds. Not the heavy dense liquid I’m so often getting. O: A shining example of the style, though I wish the nose had held up like the body. I’m still thrilled to have tried this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
swoopjones (5900) - Buffalo, New York, USA - SEP 14, 2014
bottle at Sour’d in September @ Captain Lawrence. golden peach colored pour, medium bodied. tart/sour, funky peaches, apricots. very nice

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
tderoeck (4696) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAY 19, 2014
1/V/14 - 37.5cl bottle @ ThirstyBird’s place - BB: n/a (2014-457) Thanks to ThirstyBird for sharing the bottle!

Little cloudy yellow to beige beer, small off-white head, unstable, bit adhesive. Aroma: mouldy cork, musty basement (cellar), pretty off, little fruity. MF: lots of carbon, medium body. Taste: very sour, lots of citric acidity, bit dirty, mouldy, little fruity. Aftertaste: mouldy again, very acidic, citric and lemony. Not a big hit. Another US sour with fruit that disappoints. :(

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
merc7186 (2113) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - MAY 7, 2014
Aroma: Lactic Acid, Yeast, Mild Peach Appearance: Golden Straw Hue, Passes Most Light, White Head Ring, Mild Lacing Taste: Semi Lactic Acid, Mild Peach, Mild Apricot Mouthfeel: Average Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Semi Tart

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Godofthecellar (669) - NYC, New York, USA - OCT 9, 2013
Poured a dark , peach color with very little head, moderate retention. Flavor of dried apricots, peach e o’s, peach skin, candy peach wow peach . People say its over the hill, well i disagree

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
50belair (2254) - Florida, USA - SEP 1, 2013
Bottle generously shared by Maltzilla. Clear yellow pour with a white head. Peach aromas. Sour and uber tangy with mild peach and vinegar notes. Really tart with a good mouthfeel and body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DedicatedToFun (2547) - Santa Monica, California, USA - AUG 25, 2013
Nice beer thanks to friends of GT2, hazy pour small white head, nice finish overall, yum

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jcnielsen (2108) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUN 10, 2013
Bottle. Thanks to foppa78 for sharing. Pours a cloudy orange color with white head. Peach, sour, apricot, light floral aromas. Peach, sour, fruity, light floral flavors. Very tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
adnielsen (9108) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 10, 2013
Bottle in KC @ JetsonFest III, courtesy of foppa78. Thanks so much, Mat!! Pours a cloudy yellow orange appearance with a white head. Bright stone fruit, peach, light lemon spritzy, somewhat floral, a bit funky, light vinegar aroma. Juicy apple/apricot/peach tropical fruity, vanilla, quite sour, a bit floral, vanilla, vinegary, quite acidic and dry flavor with a puckering finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Aniela (2386) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 9, 2013
Bottle. Hazy yellow beer with a white small head. Citrus, rubber, fruity, earthy aroma with leather notes. Citrus, rubber, vinous, fruity, floral and gooseberries flavour.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
brystmar (1258) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 3, 2013
Thanks Denise! Bright and peachy right off the bat as fresh fruit overwhelms my olfactory senses. Yeasty component smells & tastes "sparkling" if that makes sense. Flavor profile is bold, yet delicate. Refined, yet wild. Strikingly similar to a fresh bottle of Fantasia and definitely better all around, but honestly not by that much. Damn, this was tasty.

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