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Gose - Westbrook Brewing Co.

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93
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1,456 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,456
Reviews: 177
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 11.75%
Wants: 293
Gots: 231 | FT: 40
Brewed by:
Westbrook Brewing Co. visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Gose |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
This is our interpretation of Gose (pronounced “Gose-uh”), a traditional German-style sour wheat beer brewed with coriander and salt. Once nearly extinct, this very refreshing style is making a comeback.

5 IBU

(Beer added by: mrandypandy on 05-06-2012)
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MCain04

Illinois

4.15/5  rDev -0.5%

12 oz can poured into a crooked stave glass. Thanks for the extra Reggae4203

Pours a cloudy straw yellow body with a thing white head which dissipates to a slight rimming around the glass.

Smells of clean, tart, lemon juice and sea salt. Not overly aromatic.

Wow, this is quite flavorful. Puckerlingly sour right from the start, tastes of lemon juice, other citrus flavors, sour grapes. I was afraid the salt would overpower, but it actually is only slightly present on the finish and cuts through the sour nicely. Extremely refreshing.

Mouthfeel is crisp and light, a little sticky on the finish, not quite as clean as a berliner but dry.

Overall, really enjoyed this, it is sessionable and tasty, I would buy this all the time if available close by. Highly recommend.

10-30-2013 12:57:18 | More by MCain04
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Gose from Westbrook Brewing Co.
93 out of 100 based on 1,456 ratings.