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Lips Of Faith - La Folie - New Belgium Brewing

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2,891 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,891
Reviews: 949
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 10.8%
Wants: 450
Gots: 564 | FT: 34
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Flanders Oud Bruin |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Flemish Sour Brown Ale fermented in stainless then transferred to barrels for 1-4 years of aging then blended to taste.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-22-2002)
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Ruby red and brown color with a strong sticky tan foam.

Nose is of tart green apple with vinegar, oak, and a slight funk.

Puckery, green apple sourness up front. Oak barrels do their business, malts are moderately sweet, but the dryness is complete. Finishes tart and dry.

Moderate body, enough carbonation to do the job. Acidity is balanced, amazingly enough, although this thing is definitely too sour for your typical palate. For Belgian red/sour fans only.

Serving type: bottle

01-06-2012 06:03:15 | More by BretSikkink
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Lips Of Faith - La Folie from New Belgium Brewing
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