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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.2/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 10   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Sour Belgian w/ Peaches
Pêche Mode is brewed with 700 lbs of peaches from Matt’s orchard in Odell. Red Haven and Elberta peaches from the 2011 season were puréed and added to a three-week old strong Belgian ale along with the same Brettanomyces culture used in both Krieks. This particular beer wasn’t aged as long as the Krieks, so the Brett character is not as tart and assertive. The peach aroma comes through nicely, providing a sweetness alongside the slight sourness provided by the Brett. “Golly it’s peachy!”

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ernesto987 (4965) - Arizona, USA - OCT 26, 2015
bottle, a vinegar bomb, tons of peach flavors, then tons of vinegar. Overwhelming vinegar, too bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (11810) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 19, 2015
UPDATED: OCT 20, 2015 Bottle - Pours orange white head -nose/taste of peach, oak, funky peach pit - nose is a little off but taste is spot on - medium body. Tasty. This bottle must be getting better given the earlier ratings.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wchesser (1578) - Denver, Colorado, USA - SEP 21, 2015
Hazy muddled orange. Nose of peach and apricot, some musty funk. Taste follows...slightly chewy texture with nice peach flavors. Not very sour, but nice funk to it. Solid.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JohnGalt1 (1074) - , Idaho, USA - AUG 30, 2015
375 picked up at Bier Thirty for a VERY pricey $15.... Double Mnt is pretty proud of this one. Pours a mostly clear glowing orange with a decent white head... Very tart peach on the nose and really puckery fermented out peach essence flavor... Brett becomes much more present as it warms up... Peach flavor is mellow but it tastes real and not artificial at all. Very good peach sour... Expensive, but I will have to pick up a couple more just to have around.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PhillyCraft (4541) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 23, 2015
Bottle at Franks, pours Amber with tiny white head. Aroma is caramel malt, wheat, and other slightly peachy fruit funk. Flavor is unbalanced with sticky tartness, vinegars, and butt. The 700 pounds of peaches should have been utilized differently if this was the end result.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BuckeyeBoy (4070) - Boise, Idaho, USA - APR 21, 2014
Spring cleaning notes. Tap at pub pours out a amber topped with a small white head. Nose is light peach, caramel sweetness, and some vinegar. Taste is still a touch of peach juice, some sweetness, and a good amount of pucker.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mcberko (10578) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 22, 2012
Sampled on tap at PIB, pours a hazy golden with a small white head. Aroma of Belgian yeast and light fruits. Flavour of light fruits, booze, Belgian yeast - ABV is well-hidden - seems unnecessarily high though as the flavour is quite bland. Pretty light-bodied and thin for 8%. Not the most complex either. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
after4ever (6941) - Brier, Washington, USA - JUN 19, 2012
Draft at collins. Pours a clear medium amber with golden brown highlights. Loose grayish foam. Mild peach and caramel nose with a little bit of funky sharp white vinegar. Creamy medium body with soft carb. Messy tart finish. Not what they were aiming for in the ferment.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
riversideAK (5831) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - MAY 28, 2012
Nose of very light peach caramel light pickles some wheat. Pours amber thin head no lace. Flavors of light peach caramel wheat. A little pickle juice - very subtle tartness. Pretty awesome that a reputable bar passed this as a sour and charged 9 bucks a glass. Fuck this hobby. Eat a dick.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Alphadelic (1975) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 24, 2012
A deep amber beer. The nose is very subdued with a hint of peaches-and-cream candy to it. A light peachiness and the tiniest tang of tartness grace the tongue. It is primarily sweet malt with maybe a hit of wheat. The carbonation is fuzzy and fun.

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