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RATINGS: 124   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Urban Farmhouse Ale (previously known as B-side) is a light , crisp and refreshing farmhouse ale. Golden to light orange in color with a floral nose and a dry finish. Urban Farmhouse Ale is brewed with three base malts: Organic Pilsner, Organic 2-row and Rye.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OldMrCrow (1999) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 24, 2015
750 ml bottle from Beer Authority.

Lighter yellow pour, white head. Dusty nose, a bit of pepper, dry hay. Flavor is quite dry, phenols forward, modest fruity esters but not much in the way of funk. It’s alright, but only just.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
VsXsV (2546) - Linköping, SWEDEN - JAN 23, 2015
Bottle. Light hazy golden liquid with medium white head. Aroma of white pepper, lemon peel, grain, ligth earth and tropical fruit. Taste is dry and light bitter with notes of lemon peel, grain, white pepper and light earth. Light to medium bodied with mediu to high carbonation. Pretty decent.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Defreni (2687) - Husum, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2015
Flaske: Lysegul uklar øl med et stort skumhoved. Duften er hvede og belgisk gær med en lille snert af citrus syre. Let syrlig og frisk i smagen. Meget lækker øl.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Prufrockstar (1209) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JAN 12, 2015
Draft at chucks. Clear gold pour with minimal head. Mild aroma - biscuit, lemon, and flowers. Lean texture, light body with lively carbonation. Taste is rather dry, with a lightly bitter floral finish. What’s missing is any funky, tart, mineral or earthy qualities that I often dig in saisons. Also, what is an urban farmhouse anyway?

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichTheVillan (3702) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2015
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; clear straw yellow pour with a big frothy white head, quite a yeasty aroma, taste has quite a few wit characteristics, bubblegum, banana, lemon, a hint of spice.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drake (9264) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Bottle shared at a tasting. Pours a clear pale yellow with a large frothy white head. Good head retention. Pale malt, white bread, spice, yeast, apple. Medium bodied, mild lingering spice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
smallfry (107) - - JAN 3, 2015
(Bottle) Very very light straw color. Nice spicy sweet aroma. Quite refreshing. Lots of interesting subtle spice, fruit, and floral flavors. This is quite good! One of the better "farmhouse" ales I’ve tasted. I just wish it was stronger :)

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
nilsas (1807) - Bryne, NORWAY - JAN 2, 2015
Lukt: Syrlig duft av høy, sitron og hvete.
Utseende: Dunkel lys gul farge.
Skum/kullsyre: Tynn hinne dekkende skum.
Smak: Smak av hvete og høy.
Hvor: Nydt@Lokal hjemme tasting hos Bryne
Medium: Flaske@750ml, ABV@5,3%, Når@02.01.2015

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (32988) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 29, 2014
75 cL bottle. Pours hazy yellow with a small white head. Aroma is mild citric, estery and fruity. Fresh citric flavoured. Mild estery. Vague peppery. Medium dry and slight citric finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnar (5761) - Sandnes, NORWAY - DEC 28, 2014
Bottle from Vinmonopolet, Kvadrat. Pours clear golden with a small creamy white head.Aroma of fresh apples, yeasty and weak funky farmhouse notes. Taste is weak sweet, lively champagne mouthfeel,dry apples, light spicy and funky, very easy to like this one.


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