Lips Of Faith - La Folie - New Belgium Brewing
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4.36/5 rDev +2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5
The aroma here is lovely. Certainly bright and acidic...enough to make my mouth water just from the smell alone. Definitely a fruity note there, particularly of tart cherries. Yum.
Pours a deep mahogany in my glass. Head wasn't much to write home about, though that could be my fault admittedly.
Taste is initially sharply tart....reminicisent of vinegar and sucking on a lemon wedge. However, the fruity aspect then comes through that was noticed on the nose. Again, perhaps a cherry influence there....pleasant. The woodsy nature imparted by the oak barrels is also perceptible. Finishes quite obviously tart, but not quite as much as that initial hit was....it's pleasant.
Really enjoyed it, though at 16 bucks a bottle I'd be hesitant to buy any beer at that price very often.
Serving type: bottle
03-23-2013 01:02:11 | More by NODAK
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