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Mikkeller / To øl Betelgeuse - Mikkeller ApS

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Mikkeller / To øl Betelgeuse
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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

24 Ratings
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Ratings: 24
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 4.16
pDev: 11.3%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Denmark

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: OBeerMeGreatOne on 09-24-2013)
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Picked this up from a shop in Portland while doing some Christmas shopping. The bottle describes this as a "Dry hopped sour ale aged in oak barrels." I had to have it.

Pours: Cloudy golden/orange with just over one fingers worth of head.

Aroma: Citrus, hops, sour wood, damp soil, yeast at the tail, creates a slight tickle in the back of the throat....this thing definitely smells wild

Taste: Very crisp followed by a mild pucker, like sucking on a lemon but refreshing. There's an unripe green grape somewhere in this bottle. The end is hoppy but mild as well. The balance between sour and hoppy is incredible. Neither overpowers or outshines the other.

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Pours out a very hazy, light blonde. The head starts at about an inch, sinks to nothing, no lace.

The smell starts very hop forward. Not strong, but plenty of citrus, pine, floral and grassy notes. Oak and sour yeast follow.

Pale malts, oak and an interesting jumble of hops are quickly followed by wild yeast, wine sour. I don't imagine this will age that well, but the soured hoppiness is tasty. A bit heavy on carbonation.

Very nice sour (again) by Mikkller and Toøl!

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Mikkeller / To øl Betelgeuse from Mikkeller ApS
90 out of 100 based on 24 ratings.