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Freetail Figgy Wood’n

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RATINGS: 34   MEAN: 3.62/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Figgy Wood’n began with our 2nd Anniversary Dubbel-style “TWO”. Re-fermented on mission figs and honey we rang in the holiday season with this wintery treat—Figgy Pudd’n. Finally, we set aside a small portion in a retired Dry Comal Creek wine barrel and re-discovered this subtly sour, complex creation. Enjoy with your next festive occasion, or cellar for another year or two as the flavors continue to evolve and meld with age. Cheers!


Hopper's rating

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hopper (827) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - AUG 31, 2011
Light brown color almost red. The aroma is considerably tart which is the dominant characteristic. Fruity and almost vinegar like. The taste is tart, very fruity and cherries. Flanders Red? This was very enjoyable and may have been the best one I tried at the RealTail II Festival.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (11760) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 2, 2012
(couple 22oz bottles) Pours a hazy orange body with a small off-white head. Aroma of caramel, wood, figs, raisins, and barnyard. Flavor of figs, vinous, caramel, wood, and citrus.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BMan1113VR (7787) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JUL 31, 2012
2011 bottle via a trade. Pours with a hazy amber hued body with a small tan head that slowly fades. Aromas are very spicy phenolics, pear drops, spiced dessert, raisins, vinous, red wine, chewy malt, low funk. Smells like a poached/spice pear dessert. Flavors are fruity, pear juice, medium alcohol, low sourness, spicy. Lively bubbles, dry, low funk and low acidity.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnnyJ (4080) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 18, 2012
Bottle. Hazy dark amber pour, with an off white head. Fig, plum, spice, light sourness, and sweet malt. Meh.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (33333) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 1, 2012

Bottle 22fl.oz.

Unclear medium to dark amber colour with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white to beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, tart, figs, dried fruit, light alcohol. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and light to moderate acidic with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20120616]

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (15503) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 24, 2012
Bottle @ Papsø. Pours a slightly hazy amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity dark fruity figs aroma. Fruity weak sour dark fruit and figs flavor with weak hoppy hints. Has a fruity weak tart dark fruit finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (19644) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 19, 2012
Bottle at Papsø. Hazy orange-red coloured with a small off-white head. Fruity aroma of dried fruits and caramel with notes of flowers. Fruity flavour of caramel, dried fruits and berries with notes of brett. Fruity finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theis (12753) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 18, 2012
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Clear brown - white head. Fruity, caramel, apples, light pear, light light figs, amber malts, red berries, tartness, light sourish notes, ok bitterness, wooden notes.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madsberg (9634) - Søborg, DENMARK - JUN 17, 2012
Bottled. Dark amber coloured. Dense light Brown head. Aroma of Earth, berries, Spice, Wood, ripe fruits, berries, fruits, caramel, sourness, Spice, grape. Medium to full bodied. Sourness and grape in the end.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Plovmand (6176) - Helsinge, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2012
Bottle. Pours hazy amber with a small off white head. The aroma is fruit and light sourish. The flavour is sweet fruity and funky with some citric notes. Overall quite sweet.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ungstrup (28448) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2012
Bottled. An unclear amber beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of hops, caramel, brettanomyces, and fruits. The flavor is sweet with notes of brettanomyces, fruits, berries, and caramel, leading to tart finish.


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