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Lactobacillus Guava Grove - Cigar City Brewing

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Lactobacillus Guava GroveLactobacillus Guava Grove

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

35 Reviews
THE BROS
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Reviews: 35
Hads: 427
Avg: 4.1
pDev: 32.44%
Wants: 68
Gots: 59 | FT: 10
Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing
Florida, United States | website

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale | 8.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: velcrogrip on 09-10-2013

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Reviews: 35 | Hads: 427
Reviews by Beer4B:
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4.2/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

July '15 release: let warm from fridge for a while, TONS of guava on the nose. The taste follows the nose with a lot of guava. Not very sour and could use a little more depth (and sour) for my taste. Still a good beer and happy to see if this changes with time.

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4.4/5  rDev +7.3%

Appearance - pours a deep amber hazy body with a 2 finger white head that reduces quickly to a small ring of foam. 4.25

Smell - smells much like a Flanders.. Creamy, pale malt, Lacto tartness, cherry juice, citrus rind, some fruityness , spices 4.5

Taste- starts off hugely sour with lactic acid, lemon juice, sour apple, and citrus. The follow through definitely exhibits melon and guava, with some banana. The finish is creamy with some caramel and pale malt. The finish is astringently tart. 4.5

Mouthfeel- super carbonated, light and refreshing. 4.25

Very tasty, very sour, maybe a little too sour and carbonated and that may take away from the guava notes. Nevertheless nicely done.
4.25

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Photo of lionelhutz23
4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

Very sour if you drink it early. Sweetens up over time. Unless you want it extremely sour sit on it for a few months.

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4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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4/5  rDev -2.4%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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4/5  rDev -2.4%

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4.5/5  rDev +9.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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3.42/5  rDev -16.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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4/5  rDev -2.4%

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Lactobacillus Guava Grove from Cigar City Brewing
90 out of 100 based on 35 ratings.