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Funky E Star - Mikkeller ApS

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197 Ratings
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Ratings: 197
Reviews: 102
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: 16.03%
Wants: 7
Gots: 15 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Denmark

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  9.39% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
Water, malts, light candy, hops, yeast and brettanomyces.

(Beer added by: koopa on 06-15-2009)
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2.75/5  rDev -25.3%

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3/5  rDev -18.5%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

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KVNBGRY

Florida

3.61/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

From a bomber

Appearance - Cloudy, deep amber. When held up to a light it has a ruby red hue. There is a quite large and sticky off white head that leaves great lacing.

Aroma - Brett, candi sugars, and some fruit.

Taste - Follows the nose. Brett funk is most noticeable. Classic candi sugar in the middle, finishing with more Brett, and a little fruit.

Mouthfeel - Slick, oily, with a drying finish. Right amount of carbonation.

Overall - Decent "belgian wild ale". I would think of this as a sweet/sour amber saison. Though the Brett isn't souring, it gives it a little funk. If you're into this style, I'd recommend it. It may not be for you if you're not used to da funk.

Serving type: bottle

08-27-2013 01:10:28 | More by KVNBGRY
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3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

07-12-2013 17:09:14 | More by owend
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3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

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Florida

3/5  rDev -18.5%

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Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -18.5%

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Illinois

3.25/5  rDev -11.7%

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North Carolina

3/5  rDev -18.5%

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District of Columbia

3.5/5  rDev -4.9%

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North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +15.5%

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Romania

3.75/5  rDev +1.9%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev +8.7%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev +8.7%

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Illinois

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facundoCNB

New Jersey

3.94/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

a hazy orange pour with 2 fingers of foamy head giving off great amounts of lacing. smells of jasmine, wine barrels, perfume, lemon, very funky! a sweet candy like flavor of caramel up front with a slight grassy bitterness, not that funky at all in taste.. nothing like how it smells. very slight hint of that jasmine scent is in the flavor. very drinkable beer, unlike most sours this is fairly easy going, medium body, low carbonation. creamy and very refreshing. you can't feel the high alcohol percentage.

a nice offering from mikkeller.. i was expecting a sour beer from the the scent, but was surprised by something totally different.

Serving type: bottle

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4.5/5  rDev +22.3%

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California

4/5  rDev +8.7%

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Funky E Star from Mikkeller ApS
83 out of 100 based on 197 ratings.