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RATINGS: 112   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68/5   IBU: 34   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Brewed predominantly with organic 2- row, the malt bill is rounded out with organic light munich, organic 60L crystal and caravienna. Northwest Golding and Hallertauer hops provide a pleasant hop character. Right out of primary fermentation this beer is decidedly an American Pale Ale, but as it enters secondary, a bridge to Belgium is built with a dose of Brettanomyces Bruxellensis. A 5 week maturation results in slightly dry, fruity beer with a hint of floral Brett character that will evolve over time.

The Great American Beer Festival 2012: Silver Medal, American Brett Ale

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (20429) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 23, 2013
Draft @ Beer Revolution, Oakland, CA. Pours a hazy pale amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty aroma. Fruity malty spicy yeasty sour tart bretty flavor. Has a fruity malty yeasty sour tart finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Travlr (17660) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 16, 2013
Bottle from the source. Cloudy golden reddissh amber color, large off pink head with good retention and solid lacing. Aroma of dusty and funky strawberries, rhubarb. Taste is fruity, funky, softly sour and dusty berries and summer. Fruit. Delicious.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
fiulijn (16924) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 24, 2014
Courtesy of Josh; 6.5% ABV
Cloudy golden color with small head. Wonderful aroma, deep, fresh, fruity, with mild Brett character; apricot wine; impression of hard cheese rind. Highly carbonated, smooth mouthfeel, rather dry; strong Brett character, providing also a strong astringency; a lot of bitter orange peel; the acidity is just mild.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theydon_Bois (14300) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 13, 2013
Bottle at the brewery, kindly split by the guy serving to a couple of out of towners from the East coast and myself - 26/05/13. Lightly hazed golden with a thin white head. Nose is bretts, soured fruits, funk, tarte gooseberries, barnyard. Taste comprises light brett - but always in the shadows, grass, lemon rind, tarte berry fruits. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, crisp clean finish - pitched to perfection and making this sour super drinkable. Great tackle! Lots of complexity and depth for 5.7%, well executed.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (14042) - San Leandro, California, USA - OCT 18, 2013
on tap @ gabf. amber pour with an off-white head. lots of dark fruit aromas. grape, cherry, and raisin. tart lemon, red wine vinegar, and oak. hints of vanilla and grass. light malt sweetness. flavor has a solid tartness. moderate acetic character and some lemon/lactic notes. red wine vinegar, lemon zest, and grass. lots of cherry, grape, and raisin. mild oak, vanilla, and caramel sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Oakes (13913) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 13, 2014
Hazy peachy-tan. Apricotty, peachy, bretty, dry, fresh fruity, complex. Tasty. Crisp and dry. Touch of hops.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (12951) - Woodland, California, USA - JUN 24, 2013
Capped 750 from Made in Oregon. Pours hazy orange with a creamy off-white head. Nice fresh brett odor. (brett? fresh? well, yeah) With fruit. Med body or better. Flavor seems to be brett, light pitted fruit, spicy. It’s earthy. Extremely tasty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bu11zeye (12367) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - OCT 27, 2011
(Draught) Pours a hazy golden body with a moderate off-white head. Aroma of horse blanket, soap, wet leather, and herbs. Flavor of herbs, brett, grass, citrus, and chemicals.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jtclockwork (11784) - , New Jersey, USA - MAR 29, 2014
Bottle. Pours orange gold with white head. Nose and taste of wild yeast, lemon, musk, toasty wood, light stone fruits, grassy grains and touch of peach. Lighter medium body. Easy drinking. Mildly acidic.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (11760) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAR 26, 2013
750 ml bottle poured a hazy orange amber with a lasting creamy ivory head. Aromas of straw, lemon zest, barnyard, poineapp;le and light earthiness. Palate was light to medium bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of straw, barnyard, fruittiness and light earthiness with a crisp dry funky finish.

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