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RATINGS: 130   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.76   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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St. Bretta is our 100% Brettanomyces Whitebier that was just released this week! Not only is St. Bretta an evolution of Wild Wild Brett Orange, but also it will be ever-changing depending on the fresh citrus available that season. For our spring release we decided to brew St. Bretta with fresh Minneola Tangelo. Each seasonal release of St. Bretta will have a diverse range of citrus fruit added to keep the beer fresh and exciting (the summer release was brewed with blood oranges)!


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (8613) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 17, 2013
Bottle split at Bruce’s pad - big thanks to our host with the most, 09/12/13. Hazed orange with a thin off white covering. Nose is light fart, earthy, lactic tang, orange peel, straw, lemon rind, apricot. Taste comprises floral notes, tarte grape skin, grass, orange pith, dank straw, light brett character. Medium bodied, fine carbonaion, dry grassy tarte notes in the finale. Sound.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
merc7186 (2083) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - DEC 16, 2013
Aroma: Barnyard Funk, Bright Oranges, Yeast Appearance: Mildly Hazy Golden Straw Hue, Passes Most Light, Thin White Head, Minimal Lacing Taste: Brett, Yeast, Mildly Tart Oranges Mouthfeel: Average Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Tart, Mildly Funky

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (15068) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2013
9th December 2013
Tasting at Bruce’s pad. Hazy gold beer, small bubbly white head. Crisp palate. Zingy citrus fruits - grapefruit and orange - tangerine with a touch of lemon. Seltzer salts. Light dry finish with a sharp carbonated nip. Tasty.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (6812) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 15, 2013
Bottle thanks to Bruce. It pours lightly hazy gold with a small white head. The nose is musty, dank, barnyard, manure, sulphur, spice and fart. The taste is crisp, tart, lemon, grapefruit, sherbet, alka seltzer, some soap with a dry, citric finish. Medium body and fine, prickly carbonation. Smells a bit musty, but the taste makes up for it. As with the other version no great depth, but pretty tasty.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DenverLogan (796) - MileHi, Colorado, USA - DEC 14, 2013
On tap at Cellar Room April 18th. Pours a cloudy yellow with small head and slight lace in tulip glass. Moderate carbonation and dry mouthfeel. Flavors of biscuits, bitter fruit rind, citrus, puckering fruit bitterness. Overall funky fruit and yeast with a dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
maneliquor (3095) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - DEC 10, 2013
Bottle cheers to Colin. Pours hazy bright orange with a small, firm white head. Nose is Brett forward with pear, straw, zest, pepper, sherbert and light sugar. Taste is big and bright citrus fruits with moderate piney hops under a funky but clean citric sweet base. Mild grass and spice comes through the tarty funk. Touch sugary. Nice stuff

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (10954) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 9, 2013
Bottle shared at Bruce’s in London - thanks to Bruce. Pours hazy yellow-gold with a wispy white cream head. Tangy citrus nose, notes of tangerine, lemon, tangy wheat. Light sweet flavor with sturdy yet understated tangy lemon, doughy wheat bread, some dry hay. Light bodied with average carbonation. Clean finish, fairly dry, with further lemony tang, slight straw bitterness, hints of lemon rind. Nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
markwise (4467) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - DEC 1, 2013
Thanks to Allen for the share on this one. Pours a hazy yellow with a white head. Nose is some sweet citrus, some earthy brett, some pineapple, and some burlap with lingering citrus. Flavor is similar with earthy brett, barnyard, some sweet citrus, and some lingering sweetness on the finish. Light to medium in body and a nice wild overall.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
cbfobes (2293) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - NOV 30, 2013
Bottle thanks to Armin, pours a hazy gold with a thin head, aroma has touches of citrus and barnyard at the same time, a little bit of funk mixed in as well, the flavor is really tart on the front end with some brett and yeast in the finish, a little bit of must and dirt as well, the citrus comes through as well with the fruit, really nice, I need to track down the summer in a few months.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
curepute (139) - New York, USA - NOV 26, 2013
(This is summer, barcode got it wrong)Hazy off golden color with tiny white lacing. Lemon sour nose with funky wheat, brett. Taste starts with lemon at the back which opens up all around your mouth in to a nice dry tartness, also on top of that there is earth, funk, grapefruit, citric acid. Finishes dry and tart, refreshing. Beautiful, I want more!


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