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Goose Island Horatio


Brewed by Goose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)
Chicago, Illinois USA
Style: Sour/Wild Ale | Ratings: 2 | Alcohol: -
Inspired by the beer carried by the Royal British Navy and Lord Admiral Nelson, this English Style IPA is aged on Brettanomyces for a year to dry out the body. After the aging period, it is dry hopped with Brambling Cross hops from England to add a hop character similar to currants.

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