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Malefactor (Gilgamesh) - Upland Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

229 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 229
Reviews: 54
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 8.43%
Wants: 292
Gots: 89 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
Upland Brewing Company visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
Flanders Red Ale |  10.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
A stronger version of a Flanders Red Ale aged in previously beer-stored bourbon barrels for some light oak/bourbon character.

(Beer added by: claaark13 on 02-05-2012)
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HuskyinPDX

Washington

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

10-24-2013 21:06:40 | More by HuskyinPDX
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prior2two

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

10-22-2013 20:23:55 | More by prior2two
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bauermj

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

10-11-2013 03:17:16 | More by bauermj
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Alieniloquium

Florida

3.61/5  rDev -15.5%

750 mL bottle poured into a taster. Malefactor bottle.

Appearance - Reddish orange and hazy. Thin collar.

Smell - Vinegary acidity. Some bourbon. Deep caramel.

Taste - Great malt flavor behind a strong vinegar sourness. Bourbon and oak. Cherry fruitiness.

Mouthfeel - Medium heavy. Low carbonation. Quite sour.

Overall - This is a palate wrecker of a sour. It's good but it's strong.

10-08-2013 01:09:31 | More by Alieniloquium
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monitorpop

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

10-02-2013 04:15:49 | More by monitorpop
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unclejazz

New York

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

09-17-2013 02:41:13 | More by unclejazz
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mjohnson17

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

09-16-2013 16:32:23 | More by mjohnson17
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sweemzander

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

09-16-2013 14:04:51 | More by sweemzander
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Hugonaut13

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

09-15-2013 17:46:08 | More by Hugonaut13
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littlebeer

California

4/5  rDev -6.3%

09-09-2013 03:53:11 | More by littlebeer
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klipper

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

09-08-2013 01:14:48 | More by klipper
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Thecherryman

Arizona

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

08-26-2013 14:19:59 | More by Thecherryman
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TargaFlorio

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

08-24-2013 23:30:46 | More by TargaFlorio
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Rhettroactive

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev -6.3%

08-23-2013 14:18:00 | More by Rhettroactive
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billab914

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

08-23-2013 02:55:21 | More by billab914
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ridglens

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

08-18-2013 20:20:09 | More by ridglens
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phishphorce

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

08-18-2013 06:55:32 | More by phishphorce
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chase2634

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

08-03-2013 12:52:20 | More by chase2634
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KevSal

California

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-29-2013 23:16:08 | More by KevSal
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dcloeren

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-24-2013 16:44:24 | More by dcloeren
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ThePorterSorter

Missouri

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-22-2013 02:25:20 | More by ThePorterSorter
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mpayne5

Indiana

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-21-2013 01:59:30 | More by mpayne5
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JAHMUR

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

07-18-2013 18:37:12 | More by JAHMUR
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jhillwastaken

Illinois

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

07-15-2013 20:33:33 | More by jhillwastaken
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roger617

Indiana

4.35/5  rDev +1.9%

750 served in a tulip glass

A: 4.0 dark brown in color, pours with no head
S: 4.25 sour up front, surprisingly not hit you in the face sour. Very pleasant
T: 4.5 the sour is very smooth and mellow on this one. An amazing blend of flavor
M: 4.25 carbonated very well. Smooth, silky
O: 4.25 my favorite sour to date. A great blend of flavors brings this one together very nicely.

07-13-2013 00:46:30 | More by roger617
Malefactor (Gilgamesh) from Upland Brewing Company
95 out of 100 based on 229 ratings.