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Nieuw Bruin - Cigar City Brewing

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Nieuw Bruin
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BA SCORE
87
very good

17 Ratings
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Ratings: 17
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 5.05%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
Flanders Oud Bruin |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: Brenden on 02-04-2014)
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3.99/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Sample #2 at the brewpub 1/29/14

This beer, a blend of tradition with newer tastes, is an appropriate murky medium-dark brown. It has a light brown head, not especially large but reasonably so, with good retention as well as lacing.
The blend of new and old is apparent from the get-go, as popping out of the aroma and in the flavor is a curious but well-tuned blend of roast in a strong malt backbone and sourness with a dry, woody sort of edge to it. The roast is strong but never going toward char, staying soft enough just to complement the sourness and take the sting out of it a little. Once everything's melded together, it gets very tart from the middle to the end.
The body is medium with soft carbonation adding a bit of bite while it counters smoothly.

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Nieuw Bruin from Cigar City Brewing
87 out of 100 based on 17 ratings.