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Terrapin Maggie's Peach Farmhouse Ale - Terrapin Beer Company

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Terrapin Maggie's Peach Farmhouse AleTerrapin Maggie's Peach Farmhouse Ale

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461 Ratings
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Ratings: 461
Reviews: 59
rAvg: 3.45
pDev: 15.07%
Wants: 8
Gots: 39 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Terrapin Beer Company visit their website
Georgia, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: plato on 05-25-2013)
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3/5  rDev -13%

malfunxion, Aug 21, 2014
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3.65/5  rDev +5.8%

chossboss, Aug 21, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Therealfootball, Aug 21, 2014
Photo of SebD
3.32/5  rDev -3.8%

Appearance: It has a nice hazy golden/yellow color to it. It has a nice thick off-white head that dies down moderately and leaves very little lacing.

Smell: The aromas give out hints of peaches, apricots, wheat malts, faint pepper and a touch of Saison yeast.

Taste: Like the aromas, it has a some peaches, wheat, some black pepper and faint Saison yeast.

Mouthfeel: It has a medium carbonation with a decent overall balance and feel.

Drinkability: It's a very smooth drinkable beer accompanied by passable flavors and aromas. Nothing exciting here.

Serving type: bottle

SebD, Aug 20, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

GinDC, Aug 18, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

Ieatlambfries, Aug 18, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13%

jaemeno3, Aug 17, 2014
Photo of fmccormi
3.1/5  rDev -10.1%

Straight pour from a pry-off 12oz bottle to a can glass. There’s a freshness date of October 31, 2014 printed in yellow ink on the neck of the bottle (“14134.136 10.31.2014”), which would mean it’s got another two and a half months or so before it “expires” or what have you. Which I think would make this about a month and a half old now.

Appearance (3.0): Two fingers of crackly, just-off-white head comes off of the pour easily, capping a golden body with light orange highlights and just a very light chill haze. Retention is moderately below average, with the head lasting an average period of time but leaving very little behind—no lacing to speak of, and just a thin residue on the surface.

Smell (3.25): Overripe peach juice, peach candy flavor (like a lollipop), a little dusty hay and dried grains. Light, dry common crackers underpin the fruit esters a bit, but it’s very light.

Taste (3.0): Following the nose, the flavor’s dominated right off the bat by peachy fruit esters that, while they may not be, certainly feel artificial. It’s got a light fruit bitterness on the backside, but it’s pretty vague. The malt base is pale, clean, simple, and crackery. An amorphous spice comes through on the back end, bringing a vague pepper/clove character, but it doesn’t hold up particularly well. It’s pleasant enough, though.

Mouthfeel (3.5): Light carbonation that doesn’t quite tingle helps lighten the body, which is a bit on the light side of medium, give or take. The pale body, light spice, and peachy esters help the beer to finish on the dry side.

Overall (3.0): I dunno, I really liked the idea of this beer but it’s just not there. It’s average-ish, because it’s refreshing enough and not inoffensive, but it’s not in any regard a decent representation of the style, nor is it a particularly interesting fruit beer. But, like I said, it’s refreshing enough and in no way does it offend.

fmccormi, Aug 16, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13%

JMS1512, Aug 16, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

weezarc, Aug 15, 2014
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3.6/5  rDev +4.3%

Wsherry1, Aug 15, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13%

AndyEdgar, Aug 14, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +1.4%

dmorgan310, Aug 14, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -27.5%

ChrisKayler, Aug 14, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

mdfb79, Aug 13, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

Falcone, Aug 13, 2014
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4.12/5  rDev +19.4%

Hollywould, Aug 12, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

GregDuB65, Aug 09, 2014
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2/5  rDev -42%

KCFaninPA, Aug 08, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.7%

northstar23, Aug 07, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

denver10, Aug 07, 2014
Photo of DarkerTheBetter
3.08/5  rDev -10.7%

This one pours a cloudy peach color with a frothy white rim of foam.

Smells of soapy hops with a dim peach in the background.

The soapiness is there in the flavor and it reminds me of an old dishrag! Too bad. There's a soft wheaty taste behind it along with a thin and easy peach.

Feels a little full for what the flavor delivers.

Not so hot, yet not entirely terrible.

DarkerTheBetter, Aug 06, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -5.8%

atlbravsrno1, Aug 06, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -20.3%

rbail012, Aug 06, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13%

craft_shannie, Aug 04, 2014
Terrapin Maggie's Peach Farmhouse Ale from Terrapin Beer Company
79 out of 100 based on 461 ratings.