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RATINGS: 31   MEAN: 3.63/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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The Quick and The Dead
Sour ale brewed with pumpkin and lime.
Brewed Exclusively for the Rare Beer Club
We bring delight to our dance of a decaying mortal tune. The beauty of contrasts, of oposites and the shores on which they clash is the inspiration behind Los Vivos y Los Muertos. When The Rare Beer Club asked us to brew up something form (sic) the fringe of our imagination, we thought what better and more appropirate for this autumnal season than this? Cheers and Mahalo Plenty!

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
tcane7 (1668) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 24, 2014
Bottle split with Ray at Zorbas. Pours a hazy gold with bubbly, thick white head. Aroma of lime rind, brett, tropical fruit and pepper, spiceÖI donít pick up any pumpkin. Medium light body, very carbonated. Taste of lime, spice, honey, hay, light brett notes. Very dry and a bit astringent. The flavors seem to clash about. I donít care for this.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mittenator (1390) - Michigan, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Bomber thanks to RespertFTW. Hazy gold with a frothy head. Light funk and vanilla and lime aromas. Barnyard and dry with a plasticy aftertaste.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
adnielsen (9470) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - NOV 9, 2014
GABF 2014. Pours a bit hazy golden appearance with a light tan head. Really not an enjoyable beer. Lots of green olives and green herbal notes. A little bit of spiciness and citrus but overall, just a veggie flavor taste. Kind of surprised that others at GABF didnít experience a similar flavor. Maybe I got a pour from a bad bottle.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jredmond (5667) - Manhattan, New York, USA - OCT 20, 2014
Sampled at GABF 2014. Pours a lightly hazy body with white lacing. Aroma is deliously fresh, zippy lime. Great nose! Mouthfeel is delicately carbonated with notes of limeade, sour funk, sour fruit and absolutely no pumpkin (thank god).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
badgerben (4502) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - OCT 18, 2014
GABF 2014. Hazy yellow color with a small head. Aroma of lemon and hay. Light sourness. Moderately bitter, but fairly astringent. Thin body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - SEP 29, 2014
(750ml bottle) Pours a hazy golden body with a tall frothy white head. Aroma of lime, horse blanket, pumpkin, pepper, and grapes. Flavor of lime, brett, vinous, pepper, earth, grass, florals, and light pumpkin.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ben4321 (4097) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - SEP 11, 2014
Sampled at Where the Wild Beers Are, 6/7/14 (Iím keeping this a little shorter than my normal rating style to help catch-up my backlog a little faster)
A hazy golden beer with a pretty interesting flavor. Thereís a good deal of stuff going on here.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HonkeyBra (3528) - Lemont, Illinois, USA - AUG 27, 2014
Sampled at GTMW 2014. Pours a hazed dark golden with a thick white head. Aroma of brett, yeast notes, mild earth and lime. Flavor is earthy, yeast, with mild sweetness and slight tartness. Finishes crisp and dry. Medium bodied, zippy mouthfeel, lively carbonation. Overall, this is pretty nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
PhillyCraft (3447) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 23, 2014
Bottle cracked by Ryan, notes of wood and clubman talcum powder. Not much pumpkins but a good bit of lime and peppermint mineral. A decent brew from JP...glad to enjoy something they have put out in the last few years.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (8993) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 22, 2014
750 mL bottle shared by OldSock at the DC Summer Saison & Sour Tasting, 7/12/14. Pours a hazy orange-yellow color with a large frothy white head. Fair head retention. Aroma of lime, yeast, mild pale malt and pumpkin. The taste is peppery notes, lime, olives, pith, mild pumpkin. Medium bodied, lingering spice.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (13425) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle courtesy of Mad Mike, thank you sir! Cloudy pal yellow color, white head. Aroma of lightly spiced hay and straw. Taste is peppery, herbal straw. Tasty.

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