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Turbulent Consequence: Peche - Block 15 Brewery & Restaurant

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Reviews: 9
Hads: 94
rAvg: 4.42
pDev: n/a
Wants: 77
Gots: 13 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Block 15 Brewery & Restaurant visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  6.25% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: Sarlacc83 on 08-06-2013

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Reviews: 9 | Hads: 94
Photo of John_M
4/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Just not my cup of tea. The beer delivers a lot of peach, light lemon and vanilla, but with the sour component clearly dominating everything else. I found the cassis to be a much more interesting beer to drink, thought still a bit to sour and funky for my taste. (264 characters)

Photo of cosmicevan
4.75/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

2015 vintage. enjoyed from block 15 snifter.

stunning color. magenta, barely transparent. nose is rubbery but fruity sour. really nice balance in the nose. taste is divine. perfect amount if rubbery sour over plum. awesome job on this one. really fantastic (257 characters)

Photo of RedDon
5/5  rDev n/a
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Smells and tastes like the perfect sour peach beer. I love it! Best peach beer I've tasted. I compared these two, and they're both amazing!
2014 - bottle
2015- on tap (168 characters)

Photo of Rifugium
4.4/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

2014 bottle.

Cloudy amber pour, huge puffy white head that settled to a medium ringlet. Nice lacing. Sweet Tart aroma. Sumptuous white peach in the taste...like actually biting into a peach. Tartness/sourness about middle of the road, nice and balanced, with a fruity sweetness keeping things organized, lots of cobwebs and notes of wildflowers. Medium body, crisp mouthfeel, but slight syrupy in the finish. Very nice overall. (428 characters)

Photo of cpetrone84
4.4/5  rDev n/a

Pour is lightly haze yellowish amber with lots of very tight white head that sits for a while. Nose has a strong dusty, cob webb, well integrated brett with a moderate peach aroma. Taste is even better, peaches are so bright with the brett pulled together working with the peach adding a dusty aspect to it. Back end is bright peach pie filling with a nice gentle sour. Feel is great, soft, delicate, just a hint oily, well carbonated. (438 characters)

Photo of Thehuntmaster
4.59/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.75

375ml bottle 6.25% Abv.
Served chilled in a wine glass.
2013 Vintage
A ridiculously massive thanks to my new beer buddy jefeld for hauling this all the way to a safari camp in South Africa for me to taste!

Appearance: Fairly opaque bright golden orange body topped by a large white head. The head lasts fairly well but doesn’t leave much in the way of the lacing.

Smell: Oh wow, this smells amazing. There is a ton of super juicy peach (it reminds me of breaking open juicy fresh yellow peaches when I was younger) combined with both sweet and tart citrus elements and an overripe fruit note. There is a hint of mustiness, a touch of wood and a light lactic acidity.

Taste: As with the nose there is a ton of fresh peach and citrus but also a solid tartness and some nice ‘wild’ notes. Slightly musty, a little wood, overripe fruit notes (it reminds me of oranges that have started to grow a little earthy mold), lactic acidity and some dry grass.

Mouthfeel: Initially there is a ton of rather aggressive carbonation (too much for me), but thankfully it settles down nicely. You can feel the fruit addition in the body with a little more heft that you might normally expect.

Overall: I barely even knew about Block 15 before today, but this one certainly put them on the map for me! I can’t believe that this is their first spontaneous fermentation beers – I suspect we will be seeing good things from these guys in the future. (1,448 characters)

Photo of Alieniloquium
3.79/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

375 mL bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Clear orange body. Small white head and a medium collar.

Smell - Peachy. Sweet fruitiness. Some lactic acidity. Oaky and lemony.

Taste - Less intense peach, but still present. Much more acetic here. Oaky still. A little bit of funk.

Mouthfeel - Pretty sour. Medium body and carbonation.

Overall - The blend is better, but the peach is nice. (398 characters)

Photo of HuskyinPDX
4.57/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Bottle opened on 8.30.13
Thanks S!

A - Pours a nearly clear, very light orange with a very active near-white fizzy head that fades farily fast.

S - Strong tart peaches, acidic barrel tones. Pleasant.

T - Sweet peach, then some tart woodiness, finishes a bit acidic.

D - Tons of carbonation with a light body.

O - Wonderful peach and barrle notes. Terrific beer. (367 characters)

Photo of Sarlacc83
4.25/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.25

On tap at Les Caves.

A: Orange color with a drifting white head. Slides off the glass.

N: Lightly sour with plenty of fresh peach. Some attic funk, yeast, and lots of oak lending a heavy woodiness.

T: Heavy sour with a modicum of the fruit sweetness. Very clean and precise.

M: Light and well carbonated.

O: I am extremely impressed by this. Not only by the beer itself, but also by the fact that this is really a first attempt at a spontaneous sour. Good stuff that I can’t wait to try again. (515 characters)

Turbulent Consequence: Peche from Block 15 Brewery & Restaurant
- out of 100 based on 9 ratings.