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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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Fermented with two saison yeasts and a bit of Brettanomyces, this beer puts the ‘funk’ in Funkwerks! Aromas of pineapple compliment the flavors of citrus and subtle earthy notes found in the dry finish. Brett character will continue to develop with cellaring.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bu11zeye (11760) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 3, 2012
(750ml bottle) Pours a clear yellow body with a medium white head. Aroma of pineapple, citrus, urine cakes, pepper, and herbs. Flavor of pear, herbs, grass, pineapple, earth, and brett.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
drjay44 (2490) - Salida, Colorado, USA - JUN 24, 2012
750 ml. capped bottle. 1495 of 2100. Opens a gusher, with the overflow cleverly caught . Pours an enormous fluffy, rapidly collapsing, white head (remarkably short retention), over a cloudy dark yellow (SRM 4) body.....nose is very light funk, light melon, mango, hints of pineapple, horse urine....taste is light melon, musty barnyard funk, leading to a dry Brett bitter finish....mouth feel light of medium. sticky, no alcohol, very light carbonation. The aromas and flavors in this are pleasant, not overly strong, with the Brett present but not dominant. BJCP 7/3/13/4/7

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RABinVA (1024) - Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA - JUN 24, 2012
Have now had this on draft at the brewery and from a bottle I bought there. Not a whole lot going on here, but a great higher ABV warm weather beer. Pours a light, yellow hay. Very nice carbonation. Yeasty, fruity aroma and a nice tart bite on the tongue.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beaver (1225) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUN 14, 2012
750ml bottle, #151/2100. Pours clear straw yellow with a monstrous rocky white head that retains well and laces the glass.

The aroma is doughy malts and floral fruity brett with some funk and a little band-aid.

The flavor is sweet bready malts and some slightly tart fruit with some earthy funk and a little brett. The mouthfeel is medium bodied and a bit watery.

Overall, like the Elder Brett I liked this better fresher. Not as fruity and bretty as I remembered.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
deyholla (5975) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - JUN 8, 2012
Bottle thanks to Aaron. Pours a very hazy pale yellow a fluffy white head that lasts throughout the beer. Aroma has a nice funky nose with light fruits, flora and a hint of light grains. Flavor begins with a good amount of Brett with some earthy sweet grains and a hint of flora.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pailhead (4418) - Brownstown, Michigan, USA - JUN 2, 2012
Courtesy of northernbrews

Bottle: The aroma consists of citrus, bandaid, lemon, and faint sweet tarts. It pours a transparent dull gold with a large white head that leaves some clumps of lacing. The flavor starts with lightly yeasty with some mild citrus. The finish has notes of lemon, sweet tarts, brett, and a touch of dusty notes. It’s light bodied with somewhat soft carbonation and mouthfeel.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
sherm1016 (1066) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 26, 2012
750ml bottle, courtesy of ablackshear. Pours a cloudy yellow color with a huge white head and lots of lacing. A gusher. Aroma is funky, yeasty, Brett, citrus lemon. Medium on the palate with soft carbonation. Flavor is sour, funky, yeasty, bready, with a funky, Brett finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dwm1034 (600) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 26, 2012
Split bottle with Sherm1016 and sarahtmcc...thanks. Sour sour sour...but a good sour.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dcschiller (2201) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 24, 2012
Shared by Dak. Pours a cloudy golden color with a soapy white head. Aroma is lemony, pepper, and wheat. Taste is sweet with some earthiness. Medium bodied and smooth. Good beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rhialistic (156) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 22, 2012
Bottle. Cloudy lemon-yellow color with frothy white head. Good lacing. Pineapple, coconut, white pepper, wool, phenol on the nose. Taste is not that funky and not really sour, rather like a refreshing saison/pilsner malt brew with brett. Fortunately, phenolic flavor is not as present as the aroma might indicate. Light to medium spritzy mouthfeel. Finishes very dry with herbal estery notes.


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