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Lips Of Faith - Biere De Mars - New Belgium Brewing

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BA SCORE
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709 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 709
Reviews: 406
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 13.7%
Wants: 34
Gots: 35 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Bière de Garde |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mattmaples on 07-20-2009)
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Knapp85

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3.45/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

This beer poured out as a bright yellow color with a fizzy white head on top. The retention was decent but the lacing was minimal. The smell of the beer gives off so light sour notes as well as some fresh lemon and grains. The taste of the beer is sweet upfront with a subtle sourness in the finish with some additional citrus flavors. The mouthfeel is light bodied, highly carbonated and dry. Overall it's not a bad beer at all, was glad I tried it. Not something I need to seek out again though.

Serving type: bottle

10-31-2012 22:50:22 | More by Knapp85
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S - Earthy citrus, acidic, white wine, granny smith apples, sharp sourdough bread, dusty grains, over ripe tropical fruit, pineapple and mango, sweet but funky. Fruity alcohol coming through.

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Lips Of Faith - Biere De Mars from New Belgium Brewing
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