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Hops N' Roses - Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

246 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 246
Reviews: 59
rAvg: 4.04
pDev: 10.64%
Wants: 67
Gots: 55 | FT: 8
Brewed by:
Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cosmicevan on 06-24-2012)
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WTKeene

Texas

4.14/5  rDev +2.5%

Poured from a 375ml bottle dated 5/12 (courtesy of cestlavie, as an extra) into a Prairie Teku glass.

Appearance: A sizable, bubbly, champagne-style head dissolves relatively quickly into a thick crown around the edge of the glass. The beer itself is particularly beautiful, at the base of the beer it starts a rosy pink, then fades to vermilion, and then to a rusty yellow toward the top. What a beautiful range of colors in here.

Smell: Tart, and barely acetic with some funk backing both up. I can get quite a few floral notes too as I stick my nose deep into the glass. As I stick it deeper, intense dried apricots come through as well. Very complex, but requires some work to truly appreciate the variety.

Taste: Sour but barely, with floral perfume mixing well with cracker malts. The perfume is barely bitter, and the hibiscus is the one flower I can pick out above the other two, although I'm not particularly familiar with elderflower. Lightly bitter, and just a bit watery. The funk on the nose is evident as well.

Mouthfeel: Prickly like cider at first, but quite smooth afterward. Just a bit dry.

Overall: Very interesting sour, and I enjoyed it. Definitely a solid beer worth picking up if you see it.

04-14-2014 00:00:37 | More by WTKeene
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cestlavie

New York

4.75/5  rDev +17.6%

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Jeffrey2310

Minnesota

4/5  rDev -1%

03-20-2014 18:30:48 | More by Jeffrey2310
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stevec32

New York

4/5  rDev -1%

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Moses_Malone

District of Columbia

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

02-11-2014 23:16:15 | More by Moses_Malone
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California

4/5  rDev -1%

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Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

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millerbuffoon

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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New York

4/5  rDev -1%

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Nebraska

4.5/5  rDev +11.4%

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Griffith

Connecticut

4/5  rDev -1%

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ThatsThatDude

New York

1/5  rDev -75.2%

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Florida

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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TechBrew

New York

4/5  rDev -1%

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tikk

New York

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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California

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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New York

4/5  rDev -1%

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DarthKostrizer

California

1/5  rDev -75.2%

11-02-2013 22:27:41 | More by DarthKostrizer
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IndyDad

New York

4/5  rDev -1%

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Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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Morey

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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garuda

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +5.2%

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Maryland

4/5  rDev -1%

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Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -1%

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New Jersey

4/5  rDev -1%

10-05-2013 18:51:34 | More by InspectorBob
Hops N' Roses from Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 246 ratings.