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Neustadt Springs Sour-Kraut

Neustadt Springs Sour-Kraut
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Brewed by Neustadt Springs Brewery
Style: Fruit Beer
Neustadt, Canada
Serve in Flute, Shaker

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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.01/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
"Our NEW Sour Krautlager! Awarded a silver medal in the 2011 U.S. Open in Atlanta Georgia. This lighter lager at 4% ABV is soured with raspberries. Pours a golden colour with a nice white head, light raspberry flavour against a malt background.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ferris (4263) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 30, 2014
Draft - Soured malts and light grape. Cloudy pale yellow with almost no head. Dust light citrus and some grain with only a touch of berry fruit. Finish is dry. Lots of potential, but just not enough fruit or tartness.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
samzim (205) - Ontario, CANADA - JUN 16, 2014
Scent of rasberry, malt, blackberry, and lemon. Hazy gold colour. Flavour or raspberry, hops, and basil. Light body with mild carbonation. Refreshing to find a fruit beer that’s not too sweet.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 4/20
hstreet (71) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 15, 2013
Pours a light pinkish tone. Very light aromas, lacing and finish. At first has a great taste however it doesn’t last long. Very weak flavouring almost synthetic in a way. Nice try

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mmacleod75 (107) - Ontario, CANADA - SEP 4, 2013
Poured from can. Unique aroma. A roasty malt, but had some fruit. Taste like most from brewery, but I was not a fan of the sour taste. I love the uniqueness, but I was not a fan of the taste.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Alpha10 (335) - Ontario, CANADA - JUL 17, 2013
UPDATED: JUL 18, 2013 2013/07/17 - Pours a hazy, pale orange-pink colour with a small, white head. Aroma is hay, grass, sweet malts, apple and berries. Taste follows nose with a grassy, sour berry aftertaste. Mouthfeel is thin with low carbonation and a drying finish. Fruit flavored lager. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
JesseM (1151) - Margaritaville, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 16, 2013
On tap at Imbibe. I had initially thought that this was actually supposed to be a beer with saurkraut infused into it, but reading the description now makes things a hell of a lot more clear to me. I had wondered where the hell the saurkraut was, and why the beer was sort of fruity. It’s like they took a decent light lager and decided it was too boring so they added something bizarre to it to make it more interesting. It has this weird vaseline-handcream feel and flavour to it that was very off-putting. I had to have to pints of the next beer I tried in order to get this bizarre flavour out of my mouth. It wasn’t unpleasant but I really wouldn’t recommend this to anyone, ever.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
solidfunk (4013) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - APR 27, 2013
It’s been a while since I had something this out of wacky. I guess I’ve been spoiled recently. Pours hazy piss yellow with a few white bubbles. Aroma of tin can and raspberry with some serious rust. Tastes sour and astringent without any good balance. Tall can at Victory Cafe.

2.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Tessic (842) - Brantford, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 30, 2012
This ale poured a slightly cloudy, light amber colour with a big, bright white, foamy head. Very light lacing. To the nose there are scents of club soda, fruit juice, salt, candy and baking soda. First sip was very thin with strong fruit juice flavours along with PEZ candy and club soda. Finish is sour nd lightly bitter with the sweet andy flavours lingering.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
toffsbury (114) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 28, 2012
Clear pinkish amber with very little head. Aroma is raspberries mainly. No real malt in the flavour - mostly just raspberry and sourness. I don’t generally care much for sour beers, but I like this.500 mL can from the brewery.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
kevinsenn (1079) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 28, 2012
Can courtesy of toffsbury. Aroma of sweet malt and raspberry. Mostly clear amber, no head. Wheaty bready taste, moving to a sour raspberry taste, with a very dry finish. Sourness is nice without being overpowering. Not bad.


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