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Fantasia - Upright Brewing Company

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338 Ratings
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Ratings: 338
Reviews: 77
rAvg: 4.36
pDev: 9.4%
Wants: 600
Gots: 68 | FT: 10
Brewed by:
Upright Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  5.75% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
The New School:
"...in the vein of a Lambic style of wild beer though it does not use wheat and of course is not spontaneously fermented. [I]t was fermented entirely in oak barrels [that] were stuffed with fresh peaches from Baird family orchards."

More on the process:  http://uprightbrewingblog.blogspot ... -love.html 

Released in 750ml bottles (96 cases) - January 2012
Released in 750ml bottles (85 cases) - January 2013

(Beer added by: msubulldog25 on 01-16-2012)
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hopsbreath

Oregon

4.4/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Sampled at Upright tonight for the release. Twelve ounce glasses were a pretty good deal at $4 each. Bottles (750ml) were $20 out the door.

A: Murky and pulpy peach colored beer for the lack of a better descriptor. Good half finger of white head, big bubbles, good glass ring. 4.5/5

S: Nice botanicals in the nose, vinous and fruity, flowery and fragrant, nice lactic. 4/5

T: Sour and a touch of tannin on the finish, the peach comes through nicely. Don't age this too long or you'll lose that nice peach character. Right now, it makes it very special. 4.5/5

M: Scrubbing and refreshing. Nice and clean finish. No residual sugars left in this bad boy. Always a strong point in Upright beers, and no exception here. 4.5/5

O: Always a pleasure to visit the Upright tasting room and sample their beer. They're a little hit and miss and this one is a hit. Good job guys. 4.5/5

Serving type: bottle

01-21-2012 03:42:03 | More by hopsbreath
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Fantasia from Upright Brewing Company
96 out of 100 based on 338 ratings.