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RATINGS: 91   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Available as Divinatale or simply as Divina, in bottles of 75cl; the card attached to the neck reads "birra speciale maturata in legno" (wood aged). The alcohol went from 6% in the earier versions to 6.5% today.
If you had a 37cl bottle, you had the regular, not barrel-aged, Divina.

Nella Divinatale, versione natalizia della Divina, il mosto viene inseminato naturalmente in cantina, senza aggiungere lieviti. A fermentazione avvenuta, la birra viene fatta maturare in barriques di rovere francese. Dopo rifermentazione in bottiglia, presenta un leggero profumo vinoso e al gusto sentori di frutta esotica, con note acidule molto delicate ed eleganti.

Divina brewed using open fermentation.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Strife21 (139) - North Wales, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 28, 2014
2013 batch #1, Bottle #885 pours hazy golden with a thick sticky head smells funky, yeast, fruit, citrus and pine tastes starts off sweet then gets pleasantly sour finishes like a dry champagne heavy carbonation, medium body

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (10934) - Woodland, California, USA - JAN 27, 2014
Batch 1; 2013; Bottle 246. Capped 750 from the Davis Beer Shoppe. Pours translucent gold with a transient fizzy white head. Aroma suggests the old fashioned cap pistol caps after explosion. Near med body. Flavor is very oaky with some sour apple, and still has that "cap" aspect . Finishes dry, sour and weirdly bitter.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
marcus (6438) - Sacramento, California, USA - JAN 27, 2014
Batch 1- 2013 bottle 2046 shared by bhensonb. Pours light golden with a white head that lasted but a few seconds, and a strange fruity aroma. There is a fairly sour oaky fruit flavor with a dry finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DrewFace (773) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - JAN 17, 2014
Pours a slightly cloudy light orange character . Light citrus aroma, medicinal, rubbery phenolics. Flavor is very citrusy, medcinal, rubbery, sweet and tart.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Homer321 (1868) - Rock Ridge, Florida, USA - JAN 17, 2014
Bottle share thanks to doofus197. Smell of phenolic bomb. Band aid. Smokey. Plastic. Plastic. Gross. Cloudy yellow barge white head. Taste is slightly less offensive but not good by any means. I think I would rather stab myself with rusty scissors than drink this burnt rubber garbage. Thanks bro

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beechner224 (663) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - JAN 17, 2014
Bottle share thanks to DrewFace! Pours cloudy orange with white head. Aroma is slightly tart, sweet. Taste is quite tart, maybe sweet, I like it as much as a kick in the nuts, better sweeter.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
j12601 (6584) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - JAN 13, 2014
Bottle at James’ place for A Clocking New Years! Pours a very faintly hazed gold with a thin white head. Lemony funk on the nose, big musk and citrus peels. Medium-bodied, soft funk with a nice acid tone, hints of acetone but lovely funk covers it all up. Long musk and big cheesy funk into the finish. Amazingly good.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
tgncc (2774) - Bellmore, New York, USA - JAN 6, 2014
At jtclockwork’s. The aroma is lemon, slightly sour, clean. The appearance is cloudy, swirling yellow, thin white head. The flavor is lemon drop, tart, oak. The finish is tart lemon, wood. Really nice, refreshing. Slightly thin in body. Great beer.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jow (2091) - New York, USA - JAN 5, 2014
Big thanks to clockwork for popping this for me. Pours cloudy orange with funky nose. Tastes of lemons, sour grapefruit, horse blanket, and wet wood. Tasty treat.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jtclockwork (8240) - , New Jersey, USA - JAN 5, 2014
Bottle thanks to Dany (and Jay for muling). Shared at Clocking New Year. Pours lemon gold with white head. Nose and taste of rustic funk, sour malt, lemon, lemon cake, horse blanket and oak. Medium body. Perfect balance. Delicious.


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