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White Oak - The Bruery

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BA SCORE
87
very good

994 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 994
Reviews: 249
rAvg: 3.87
pDev: 12.14%
Wants: 95
Gots: 256 | FT: 30
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Wheatwine |  11.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
White Oak is a blended beer-- 50% wheatwine aged in Bourbon barrels (we call it "White Oak Sap"), and 50% Mischief (our Golden Strong Ale). Vivid caramel, coconut and vanilla flavors blanketed in a crisp yet robust wheat ale, White Oak is an exercise of balance.

(Beer added by: OlieIPA on 07-12-2009)
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PorterLambic

Florida

3.8/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours hazy from the bomber. A massive head develops with dark yellow liquid underlying the white head. Decent lace here.
Smell is malt, oak, hops, spices and vanilla. Well balanced.
Taste is very well balanced with notes of malt, oak, spice(pepper), hops, vanilla and orange.
Tart up front getting smoother late/ Warming throughout. Full-bodied. Good though the aged part doesn't really seem to be too prevalent. The oak is nice, not overpowering like is some beers but a solid partner to the other flavors. Very nice overall and certainly better after it warms.

Serving type: bottle

08-10-2012 02:45:15 | More by PorterLambic
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(A)- Pours a hazy golden apricot orange color. Some decent white froth and lacing.

(S)- An interesting smell of toast and apricot jam meets honey and oaky booze. Bits of orange citrus and wheat in the background.

(T)- Plenty of orange/apricot citrus meets wheat and biscuit. A splash of honey and oaky booze at the end.

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White Oak from The Bruery
87 out of 100 based on 994 ratings.