Easygoing currents of Italian Plum lay across this deeply hued unique ale. Fermented with Sake yeast and blended with malts that bring the body to a dark-er color, she is not as heavily bodied as she looks. These two worlds come together to create an ale with a modern mouth feel as your mind sits and identifies all the unique tones, flavors and characteristics this lovely lady has to offer you. Brewer: Jen Kent Beer style: Japanese Sake-yeast Beer
OG: 1.062 TG: 1.014 ABV: 6.19% IBU: 28 SRM: 42
Malts: Pale, Wheat, Vienna, Organic C60 & 135/165L Crystal, Midnight Wheat, Blackprinz
Hops: Chinook, Cascade
Words to live by: “I am at two with nature.” - Woody Allen
Reid (1920) - Salem, Oregon, USA - FEB 26, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pint at Thompsons Brewpub in S.Salem
Darker brown beer with a small tan head..that goes fast.
Woody,earthy,slight perfumed aroma.Dark fruit,fig maybe purple plum..
Taste is more fruity..plum like,still a bit of leafiness and a touch of hop. Interesting.
Palate is fine..smooth with medium body and carbonation.
This is the second sake yeast beer from McMens and I liked them both.
douglas88 (6126) - Portland, Oregon, USA - FEB 26, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Interesting beer. On tap at the Hillsdale Brewers Fest. Pours a cloudy brown color with a medium white head. A big spicy nose, roasted malts and anise. The flavor is dusty at times, big sweet spices, floral, a bit of roast, chocolates. Pine. Good.
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