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5 Beers For 5 Years - The Packaging Team - Gose Ale - Cigar City Brewing

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5 Beers For 5 Years - The Packaging Team - Gose Ale
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95
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77 Ratings
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Ratings: 77
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 4.32
pDev: 9.95%
Wants: 17
Gots: 6 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing visit their website
Florida, United States

Style | ABV
Gose |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mattvandyk on 03-14-2014)
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Reviewed from notes. Poured from bomber into a Cigar City snifter.

A: Light yellow to straw-colored, and hazy. Forms just over a finger's worth of white head that fades fairly quickly, and has a fair amount of visible carbonation.

S: Light citrus, tart, wheat with some husk, and a bit of sour and funk.

T: Wheat malt, lactic tartness, lemon-lime citrus. A moderate amount of salinity for style, and some sour with just a touch of funk on the back end. Tart citric lemon-lime flavor in the hang with some savory salty flavor as well. It tastes less grainy than the smell suggested.

M: Light body, medium carbonation sensation, and low alcohol presence.

O: This was really good. In my opinion, hands down the best of the 5 Beers release from Cigar City. A good execution of a refreshing style.

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A- Hazy, cloudy straw yellow body that pours with a initially fizzy half finger white head with a very short retention time. No lacing, looks quite placid.

S- Lemon, papaya, a touch of salt, a decent bit of lactic acid and light funk. Smells juicy yet balanced out by the salt. Nicely tart, I could smell this all day.

F- Lemon, tart lacto, wheat, spices, slight leather, a bit of sea salt but certainly not ocean water-level sea salt, some orange peel. Very complex but at the end of the day, I love it because it is simply refreshing.

M- Medium in body, slightly undercarbonated compared to others of the style. Very drinkable, refreshing on a warm summer night. Finish is wheaty sea salt with some tartness.

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5 Beers For 5 Years - The Packaging Team - Gose Ale from Cigar City Brewing
95 out of 100 based on 77 ratings.