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New Belgium Lips of Faith - Biere de Peach Barrel

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New Belgium Lips of Faith - Biere de Peach Barrel
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RATINGS: 11   MEAN: 3.54/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
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Biere de Mars aged in a Leopold Brothers Peach Whiskey barrel with brettanomyces and lemon peel.


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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pailhead (4633) - Brownstown, Michigan, USA - NOV 19, 2012
On tap: The aroma consists of peaches, cotton candy, and some faint lemon. It’s a transparent golden-orange with a small white head. The flavor starts with sweet peaches and light cotton candy. The finish has light lemon/lemon peel with some faint floral notes. It’s light bodied with soft carbonation and mouthfeel.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (6030) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 24, 2014
Taster on tap at Upland Sour Fest. Mostly clear golden orange color. Thin ring of off-white head. Just a couple loose bits of lace. Really interesting aroma... A very creamy peach flavor to it, definite funk, like a heavily bruised peach and vanilla ice cream. Medium to bigger body. Smooth, crisp, lighter carbonation. Light slick. Moderate sweet taste, lightly tart, light spiciness. Interesting stuff, but a little mild and musty.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
olr1984 (1047) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - MAY 21, 2014
on tap at upland sour fest. pours a copper orange with a white head. sour peach and light whiskey taste

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (10807) - Woodland, California, USA - MAR 28, 2014
On tap at Capitol Beer in Sacramento, CA. Pours amber gold with a white head. Lightly sourish peachy aroma. Med body. Flavor is sourish peach with a Belgian yeast aspect. Nice.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
marcus (6364) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAR 24, 2014
On tap at Capitol Beer & Tap Room. Pours orange copper with a rich beige head and a citrus aroma. There is a sour peach flavor with lots of brett presence and a warm whiskey trail ending with a lemon note.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (9545) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 21, 2013
On tap at Hops and Pie poured a clear golden amber with a small lingering amber head. Aromas of straw, peach and light barnyard funk. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of straw, light peach and light barnyard with a crisp dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pantanap (3351) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 23, 2013
On tap at northdown... Pours a mostly transparent golden brown hue and topped with a creamy white head... Sweet maple barrel nose with heavy malt and triple like accents. Peach and booze come into play but overpowered by the aforementioned. A fair bit phenolic and somewhat over the top... Flavors are better than what the aroma suggests with notes of earthy mild peaches exhibiting a decent sour character. Booze is still present with a medium or just there lighter of with soft fluffy carbonation. A bit if bitterness and astringency on the backend.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Thorpe429 (5012) - , Illinois, USA - JUN 8, 2013
On tap at Northdown. Nice moderate peach character. Light body and a light acidity. Light and easy drinking.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheAlum (5575) - Lisle, Illinois, USA - NOV 27, 2012
Sampled at FoBAB 10 - 2012 (Chicago, IL). Pours a rich deep golden hue, good haze, frothy head stays as a firm layer, laces well. Aromas are peaches, gentle oak, brett, vanilla, and funk. Straw, some grass, gentle sweet dough. Initial is sweeter medium body, some straw, funk, and cobwebs. Grass, gentle peach, sweetness. Middle is peach, a touch of cream, quickly moving into a touch of heat, oak, and spirit. Touches of peach, yeasty spice. Backend shows coolness, gentle heat, dry rich yeasty and funky elements. Nice. Solid.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerman6686 (4232) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 27, 2012
This poured a dark orange color with a beige head. Aroma was light brett, light barrel funk, and peach brandy. Flavor was tart peaches, wood, and lemon peel sour/spiceyness. Ok.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
deyholla (6514) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - NOV 24, 2012
Sampled from the tap at FOBAB. Pours a hazy amber gold with a white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has a bit of sweet grain with a dry peach note that has a hint of sourness. Flavor has a good amount of peach with a nice tartness and a hint of dry funk in the finish.


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