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RATINGS: 216   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Famous in Michigan for farmhouse ales, our friends at Brewery Viviant introduced us to their biere de garde ale yeast strain. From there, we imagined a slightly tart, intentionally dry beer with hints of bergamot citrus that pairs perfectly with French cheeses.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ajnepple (2901) - Conifer, Colorado, USA - APR 5, 2013
On tap at New Belgium. Golden and hazy. The aroma and flavor is yeast, white wine, light fruit, light toffee and citrus. Dry crisp and refreshing with clean finish.

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
gruberm (329) - - APR 1, 2013
Clearing backlog. No comments. Apologies, future ratings will have detail. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
drdisque (606) - Illinois, USA - MAR 30, 2013
From a bomber. Light sweet creamy flavor. A little tart too. A really good balance in this rich but refreshing beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mikem409 (1753) - bloomfield, Michigan, USA - MAR 28, 2013
pours hazy yellow, with thin white head. fruity wheat aroma. taste is subtle wheat and fresh orange zest.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SudsMcDuff (6428) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 19, 2013
On draft @ Nobi with Professor Blunt .. . pours a deep gold . .. solid foam .. . lovely bitterness, mild yeast .. . a very nice beer .. . roooooooster!

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
rumproasts (3553) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 16, 2013
tap. Golden with small head. Light yeasty funk. Subtle sweetness. Extremely tasty stuff.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Iphonephan (3907) - McLean, Virginia, USA - MAR 15, 2013
From a 22 oz bottle shared in Breckenridge CO. Pours a hazy dark yellow with a white head. Aroma of yeast and citrus. Highly carbonated mouthfeel. Flavors of orange and mild spice. Tart finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jgb9348 (4943) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - MAR 11, 2013
Crisp, completely clear orange coloured body with a faint peach glow and a thinnish, one centimetre tall white head. Aroma of curacao, coriander seed, bubble gum, yeast, pale malt, wheat and a bit of lemons - very nice. Medium-bodied; Assertive yeast flavour with a lot of wheat, some pungent sugars of unfinished caster sugar, a little curacao and a good helping of honey, all with some fairly noticeable alcohol warmth and a good fruity finish. Aftertaste shows some of the barnyardie funk with the yeast coming through more and the body amplified a bit from the alcohol and complexity of the flavours. Overall, a nice beer for the style and a good beer with a complex profile and an even nicer body. I sampled this 65 cL bottle purchased from Arrowine in Arlington, Virginia on 24-November-2012 for US$8.99 sampled at home in Washington on 11-March-2013.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
arrogantb (1402) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 9, 2013
Got a bottle of this at the $5.99 price point which is the only reason I bought it, the $9 Lips of Faith beers are almost never worth it (sours excluded of course). Bright orange in the glass, mild head. Aroma is quite entertaining, I wasn’t in love with it but there is something interesting about it, the yeast maybe. Its not quite what I would expect from brett so I don’t if that is the yeast they used but it is certainly unique and hard to describe. Flavor had a bit of orange and then that crazy yeast again. I will say I wish it was lower ABV (like 7%) but oh well. Serving type: bottle 12-15-2012 16:19:42

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gachupines (994) - USA - MAR 7, 2013
Light golden with little to no head. Aroma is very light, vaguely flowery. Flavor is a light touch of hops with some light sweetness, notes of honey. Finishes a little bitter. Mouthfeel is a little similar to white wine with a bitter end.


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