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Lips Of Faith - La Folie - New Belgium Brewing

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2,827 Ratings
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Ratings: 2,827
Reviews: 948
rAvg: 4.26
pDev: 10.56%
Wants: 444
Gots: 547 | FT: 32
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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JonathanL7890

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4.33/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This just became available on tap in Texas --Yay!
On tap at the Draught House in Austin.
Poured into a New Belgium Globe Glass.
Color is a deep red. Slight ring of foam that maintained throughout (thanks to the laser etching).
Smell: vinegar, oakey, vinous. some fruit ->cherry.
Taste: Sour, tart, dry finish. I can taste the oak. Vinous -- almost like a red wine.
Mouthfeel: nice well balanced.
Drinkability: goes down great. My favorite Flanders red. Seems a little less oakey than the bottle version.

Serving type: on-tap

03-27-2009 19:57:35 | More by JonathanL7890
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Lips Of Faith - La Folie from New Belgium Brewing
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