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Firestone Walker/Mikkeller Lilí Mikkel


Brewed by Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Paso Robles, California USA
Style: Sour/Wild Ale | Ratings: 47 | Special Seasonal | Alcohol: 6.6%
Final blend: 50/50 blend of barrels that where fruited with Sauvignon Blanc and Chenin Blanc grapes. Barrels used for this blend were exclusively from the famed Opus One winery. In addition to the grapes, Brettanomyces Lambicus and Lactobacillus Brevis were introduced to these barrels. ABV: 6.6% O.G.: 12.9P F.G.: 0.5P pH: 3.75 (mildly acidic) Color: Golden Straw Aroma: Vinous, peppery, mild clove, spicy barnyard Flavor: Mild acidity with strong white wine qualities, pepper and clove, dry quenching finish.

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alcohol, banana, bubblegum, butterscotch, clove, cooked vegetables, cough drop, ginger, licorice, raisin, rotten eggs, soy sauce, skunky, smoke, vanilla, woody
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