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Elaborative #2 - Hill Farmstead Brewery

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

151 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 151
Reviews: 19
rAvg: 4.24
pDev: 6.13%
Wants: 56
Gots: 29 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Hill Farmstead Brewery visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Elaborative Two was brewed September 2012 with our friends Brad Clark and Ryan Burke. We crafted this farmstead ale with pumpkins grown by Ben’s Pumpkins. The beer was aged in a variety of wine barrels — as well as a barrel from Virtue Cider in Michigan — with wild yeast and bacteria. After a year, the unique threads were blended together and conditioned in the bottle.

(Beer added by: scotv on 11-13-2013)
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4.25/5  rDev +0.2%

Seanniek91, Friday at 04:04 AM
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mrn1ceguy, Sep 27, 2014
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4.15/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

jbaker67, Sep 27, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A-Cloudy orange, nice carbonation and two finger fluffy head that leaves some lacing.

S-Some oak, good deal of tartness, mild pumpkins, the flavor has really faded,

T-Starts with moderate oak and tartness. Some spice and extremely mild pumpkin.

M-Lighter, nice carbonation with a semi dry finish.

O-Can only imagine what this beer tasted like with the full pumpkin flavor. Extremely thankful to have tried it. Thanks!

rlee1390, Aug 10, 2014
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4.24/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

The beer is light orange to golden and hazy with a half inch of white head. Brett and yeast, funky, perhaps a touch of melon. No discernible pumpkin, per se. A solid blonde wild ale. A touch of tartness in the finish. Lingering brett notes. Smooth with minimal acetic quality.

Huhzubendah, Aug 09, 2014
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Elaborative #2 from Hill Farmstead Brewery
94 out of 100 based on 151 ratings.