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Breakside Soursop Wheat - Breakside Brewery

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Breakside Soursop Wheat
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.46
pDev: n/a
Wants: 2
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Breakside Brewery visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

"A blend of Belgian wheat beers that were all aged in inoculated Old Tom gin barrels. The blended beer was then aged for three months on soursop, a sweet and savory fruit from Southeast Asia and the Caribbean."

Because of blending and barrel-aging, the brewer estimated the (not calculated) ABV at between 6.0 - 8.0%.

Released on draught and in 750ml bottles December 2011

(Beer added by: msubulldog25 on 12-23-2011)
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Reviews by tcampbel1:
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3.83/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

First had: on tap at their brewpub

Poured a hazy straw yellow with a healthy white head that left light patchy lacing on the glass. Aroma was a good balance of sweet and tart, notes of juniper, and bore semblance to a citrus martini. Taste was tart up front, almost like a lambic or wild ale, citrus and fruit flavor from the soursop (I assume, having never tasted soursop before), slightly lactic, with a wheaty acidity; gin was subtle and clean, which is good, since I do not care for said type of alcohol. Medium body, quite unique, and quite drinkable overall.

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4.5/5  rDev n/a

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Breakside Soursop Wheat from Breakside Brewery
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