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Spontandoubleblueberry - Mikkeller ApS

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Spontandoubleblueberry
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BA SCORE
87
very good

11 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 11
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 9.93%
Wants: 8
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Denmark

Style | ABV
Lambic - Fruit |  8.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: MasterSki on 08-22-2012)
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Photo of Thorpe429
3.5/5  rDev -13.2%

Thorpe429, Jun 08, 2013
Photo of MasterSki
3.81/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

On-tap at Northdown. Served in a tulip.

A - Purple foam settles to a thin collar and specks of lace. Very dark purple-blue body.

S - Blueberry skins, some tartness, touch of mineral that is more consistent with the first batch of Spontan- beers. Light lactic and lemony sourness to it. Wish there was more intense fruit here, but on the whole it's pleasant enough.

T - The taste is similar, with very understated fruit. Some under ripe blueberry skin and perhaps a hint of fleshy sweetness. Less mineral, and more lactic sourness in the finish. Curious what lambic was used to get an 8.5% beer, but the flavor profile was quite similar to Cantillon for me.

M - Smooth texture, medium body, lower carbonation, and no discernible alcohol. Moderately juicy, with a dry finish. Came out of the tap super foamy which I think killed a lot of the bubbles.

D - Nice enough, but I'm not sure it warranted me sticking around until 7pm to try it. Neither enough fruity sweet, nor enough lambic sourness or funk; just kind of understated and meh for me.

MasterSki, Jun 12, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +11.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -19.4%

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4/5  rDev -0.7%

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4/5  rDev -0.7%

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Spontandoubleblueberry from Mikkeller ApS
87 out of 100 based on 11 ratings.