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Sour In The Rye - The Bruery

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

1,923 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

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Ratings: 1,923
Reviews: 246
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: 9.07%
Wants: 263
Gots: 532 | FT: 62
Brewed by:
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California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  7.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
We brewed this ale with around 40% rye as a base malt and let our sour yeast and bacteria eat away at it in oak barrels for over a year creating a sour ale with a complex character of rye spice, oak and a subtle funk.

(Beer added by: womencantsail on 08-09-2009)
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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

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4.91/5  rDev +14.2%

This is my favorite sour beer and it's not even really close. The Bruery makes three of the best sours I've ever had: this, Tart of Darkness, and Oude Tart. What sets this beer apart from all the rest is just how sour it actually is. Think jowls watering sour. I had this fresh on tap and I've had it in bottles and there was no distinguishable difference for me.

The price is high, but to me, worth it and I'd put down $20 for a 750ml anytime.

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Sour In The Rye from The Bruery
96 out of 100 based on 1,923 ratings.