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RATINGS: 98   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.06/5   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 11   EST. CALORIES: 218   ABV: 7.25%
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2014 Great Taste of the Midwest Release - Sour brown ale with Michigan peaches. Spontaneous fermentation aged on oak. Blended with one, two and three-year old beer. Oak, leathery and horsey notes with hints of bourbon. Complex quenching, sour ale.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pailhead (6273) - Plymouth, Michigan, USA - APR 23, 2016
Courtesy of Darshan

Bottle: The aroma consists of huge peach...equal parts sweet and tart. There’s some mild vanilla and bourbon, but it’s all about the peach in the nose. It pours a hazy brownish-orange with a orange tinted off-white head that fades to a thin film outlined by a thicker ring. The flavor starts with a quick dose of citrus before it all turns to heavy peach...slightly more tart the than sweet. There is some mild lemon, vanilla, and oak in the finish...but peach dominates. It’s light-medium bodied with somewhat soft carbonation and mouthfeel. Overall, if you like peaches, you’ll love this beer. I’m not much of a peach fan, but this is still really good.

4.4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
nuplastikk (5612) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - APR 5, 2016
Probably the most depth in aroma from any peach sour I’ve ever had. Deep pungent tropical peach. Over the top peach juiciness. Wow. The gold stand Peche.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
joshmcg000 (388) - Iowa, USA - FEB 4, 2016
Bottle has been aging for a year and a half roughly. Acidic aroma of peach. Pours amber with small amount of off white head. Very thin, unbelievable that this is 7.25%. Very tart peach, lots of oak bourbon barrel starts to come out as it warms up and I get closer to the bottom of the glass. Tons going on that I’m nowhere near qualified to explain. But its great, worth the wait.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
fidelis83 (2270) - Clinton, Iowa, USA - FEB 4, 2016
Hazy mahogany pour with a tall, fluffy tan head that has great retention and leaves nice lacing and some brown floaties and sludge stuck in the head. Aroma is loaded with tart peach, toasted oak, lightly musty funky notes, wet hay, limestone and sweet and tart fruity notes, a hint of caramel, cereal and husky grain. Flavor is juicy tart peach, lots of vanilla laden oak, a little horse blanket, under ripe mulberries, light almond sweetness, light leather, lactic acidity, green woodiness and wet basement. Light body, sort of thin, acidic feel, medium, sharp carbonation. Really good stuff, the best peach character I have ever gotten from a beer and plenty of other good stuff going on.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hackobock (3070) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 16, 2016
UPDATED: JAN 17, 2016 January 16, 2016. Bottle, received in a trade with craftbeer1over, thanks!
Hazy dark orange copper with a small head. Aroma is lots of fruity sweet and tart peach, apricots, some lemon notes, light funky, a touch of lemon and leather. Taste is light tart, very fruity, light funky. Finish is lots of peaches, light sweetness, some tart fruity notes, lemon, light funky. Medium bodied, soft to average carbonation.
Amazing fruit character!

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
_angst_ (4289) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 16, 2016
UPDATED: JAN 18, 2016 Bottle courtesy of hackobock. Pours hazy deep brown with a frothy goldenish offwhite head that leaves some thick trace on the glass while dissiapting. Smell is heavy fruity and slightly funky with sourdough crackers, peaches, apricots, lemon juice, yoghurt, hay, dry soil, barnyard, leather and lemon zest. Taste is sour, heavy fruity and slightly funky. Mouthfeel is soft, dry, tart and medium bodied. Finish is sour with sourdough crackers, dark bread, peaches, apricots, lemon juice, hay, minerals, barnyard and lemon zest. One hit wonder with intense peach charater, some funk and not too much more. Doesn’t matter though since it’s a peach dream. Damn good!

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
rlgk (16886) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 16, 2016
Bottle at Happy New Beer in Sätila 160116. Hazy copper/orange beer with a nice beige/yellowish head. Sourish peach aroma, magic peach by the way, grapes, oak, leather notes, some vanilla. Sour peach flavor, passion fruit, woody, tart, funky, again the peach is magic and adds even more perfection to this beer. Fantastic beer!

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
linusb (608) - SWEDEN - JAN 16, 2016
A: Deep Deep orange to brown with a thick head that dissapears quite fast. N: Peach, strawberry, orange, almond, marzipan T: Peach, oak, apricot O: Wow! Very amazed of how well balanced this is!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
fluffy (2241) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - DEC 31, 2015
A very sour peach, love the crazy flavor sourness in this one. More like this one! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
ChrisSc (463) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - DEC 5, 2015
500ml bottle. Aroma is very peachy, like peach gummy rings. Sour taste, but not excessive. The peach is not very strong in the taste. Medium body.


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