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Featherleggy Bulrusher - Anderson Valley Brewing Company

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Featherleggy Bulrusher
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37 Ratings
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Ratings: 37
Reviews: 11
rAvg: 3.52
pDev: 18.47%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Anderson Valley Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  5.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cps98 on 01-24-2012)
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geuze_gone_wild

California

2.56/5  rDev -27.3%

08-16-2014 16:02:51 | More by geuze_gone_wild
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Texas

4.5/5  rDev +27.8%

06-02-2014 19:20:11 | More by ber12
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Dactrius

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +13.6%

05-10-2014 11:11:40 | More by Dactrius
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FitnessForBeer

California

2.75/5  rDev -21.9%

03-19-2014 06:22:25 | More by FitnessForBeer
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Missouri

3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

03-01-2014 22:21:45 | More by snakeayes11
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cletusdog

California

3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

02-24-2014 05:03:41 | More by cletusdog
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South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

02-22-2014 04:37:31 | More by UltimateLivewire
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PapiMagnum

New York

3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

02-07-2014 01:58:33 | More by PapiMagnum
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vermilcj

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

01-28-2014 02:18:32 | More by vermilcj
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Jslay013

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

01-19-2014 19:37:54 | More by Jslay013
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Beer-A-Lot

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

01-17-2014 17:12:51 | More by Beer-A-Lot
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RochefortChris

North Carolina

5/5  rDev +42%

12-13-2013 02:01:03 | More by RochefortChris
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JJStout83

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

10-19-2013 20:05:31 | More by JJStout83
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SE-VAbeerdrink

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

09-24-2013 03:58:27 | More by SE-VAbeerdrink
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McAndrew

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

09-24-2013 00:52:27 | More by McAndrew
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chinchill

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

09-11-2013 01:10:14 | More by chinchill
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Florida

2.75/5  rDev -21.9%

08-17-2013 03:17:40 | More by jkd03c
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California

3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

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t0rin0

California

2/5  rDev -43.2%

06-11-2013 12:21:49 | More by t0rin0
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scottfrie

California

3.96/5  rDev +12.5%

14oz tulip on tap at Final Gravity.

A: Pours near black with a dense and soft light tan head that faded into a well retained collar. Sheets of lace where left down the glass.
S: Nutty, butterscotch, light red vinous quality, smooth chocolate milkshake and flaked oatmeal creamy richness. Smells a lot like the base oatmeal stout but with more buttery oak and a hint of red wine.
T: Follows the nose but not as buttery. Base stout is creamy with oatmeal and mild chocolate. Red wine barrel is light with a candy tartness in the finish. The tartness is definitely vinous as opposed to berry. Smooth and mild flavors. Could be more sour but as it it’s a nice little twist on an already delicious oatmeal stout. The aftertaste is light and easy with flavors of mild roast.
M: Medium-full body, fluffy and non-distracting carbonation, very soft mouthfeel with hardly any tartness. The finish is drying with a touch of gritty tannins.
O: Enjoyable but needs more oomph. Pretty much their base beer with a hint of sour red wine. Good but could be much better.

03-14-2013 01:16:37 | More by scottfrie
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popery

California

2.5/5  rDev -29%

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California

2.25/5  rDev -36.1%

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jco3rd

California

3.69/5  rDev +4.8%

Poured a really nice dark color. About a quarter inch of head.

Smell was definitely good and appropriate for a stout aged in port.

I was expecting something sour (it was listed as a sour stout on the tap list) but this was almost a bit too vinegary. I have had port aged beers before (Track 7 had a port aged beer on tap that was delicious) but this one seemed to be almost too much.

Because of the puckering taste, the mouthfeel was a bit astringent as well.

02-06-2013 18:13:40 | More by jco3rd
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jsanford

Georgia

4/5  rDev +13.6%

01-30-2013 02:42:55 | More by jsanford
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CaliMark

California

4.5/5  rDev +27.8%

12-18-2012 03:26:30 | More by CaliMark
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Featherleggy Bulrusher from Anderson Valley Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 37 ratings.