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Zoetzuur Flemish Reserve Ale

Brewer: De Proefbrouwerij
Style: Sour Red / Brown
Alcohol Content: 7%
Seasonal: Special

Flemish Ale / Flanders Red Ale Brewed with Cherry Juice

This beer was developed in collaboration with Michael Jackson for his Rare Beer Club in 2004. Zoetzuur - meaning sweet-sour is a beutifully balanced Flanders Red Ale. The sweet component in the beer is the light addition of Belgian Kriek (cherry) juice, while the sourness comes from the use of the lambic-like Brettanomyces yeast (sic!). This is a reddish-amber ale with an off-white head. It has a complex aroma of fruit as well as a spicy earthiness from the yeast. It is medium-bodied on the palate wiht sweet notes followed by lightly sour notes and a surprisingly dry finish. This subtle and elegant beer is a classic example of the brewmaster’s art.

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