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B-Funk - Springfield Brewing Company

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Ratings: 7
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.18
pDev: 26.42%
Wants: 2
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Springfield Brewing Company visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

B-Funk (the B is meant to mirror 13 years of business). This beer was aged for over two years in oak barrels with Brettanomyces bruxellensis giving it a complex mix of oak, vanilla and fruit packed with a sour finish. The B Funk is a beer that defies a simple description.

(Beer added by: salvo on 01-08-2012)
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look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1 | overall: 2

Pours darker than I was expecting out of a .375 smoky wine bottle into a chalise. Little off-white head quickly collapses.

Aroma of whisky and wood is replaced by vinegar and apple cider as the beer warms. Dark: deep mahogany wood with red highlight.

Sharp stinging brett sourness stings the tongue. Very sour; pickle-juice sour, particularly as it warms, masking the whisky and wood.

Overpowering sourness. Fizzy on the tongue.

salvo, Jan 08, 2012
B-Funk from Springfield Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 7 ratings.