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Free State Cherry Quad


Formerly brewed at Free State Brewing Company
Lawrence, Kansas USA
Style: Abt/Quadrupel | Ratings: 3 | Special Seasonal | Alcohol: -
This dark Belgian Strong Ale employs Belgian Candi sugar in the kettle to augment the already substantial malt bill. After primary fermentation, the beer is racked to another vessel along with a dose of candi sugar. We set aside a very small portion of this year’s quad and aged it on tart pie cherries. The result is a dessert beer worthy of finishing off the best of meals.

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