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Brett & No Mices - Westbrook Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
89
very good

70 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 70
Reviews: 19
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 7.96%
Wants: 22
Gots: 17 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Westbrook Brewing Co. visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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

Instead of just complaining, there is no hopefully enough or a chance that some of you will take notice of the subtle vinous oak character, and funky old timey taste of this 10 month barrel-aged and dry-hopped Belgian-style pale ale.

30 IBU

(Beer added by: MasterSki on 07-19-2012)
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HuaiDan

New York

4/5  rDev -0.5%

08-12-2014 16:30:56 | More by HuaiDan
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Boski

North Carolina

4/5  rDev -0.5%

04-28-2014 02:53:51 | More by Boski
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jeff1973

California

4/5  rDev -0.5%

04-15-2014 01:37:27 | More by jeff1973
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ThatsThatDude

New York

3.25/5  rDev -19.2%

02-22-2014 14:42:46 | More by ThatsThatDude
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Holland

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -6.7%

01-16-2014 15:53:57 | More by Holland
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4thelvofbeer

Virginia

3.84/5  rDev -4.5%

All around, this was a very drinkable really good beer. A nice twist to a Belgian Pale Ale...the barrel tastes make this a easy beer to drink with a some really nice flavors. Big fan of Westbrook beers and this one, like other Westbrrok beers I have enjoyed, does not disappoint!

12-15-2013 00:26:52 | More by 4thelvofbeer
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StaveHooks

Oklahoma

4.14/5  rDev +3%

750ml served in a Duvel Tulip
Thanks to Hopswagger for this one.
Bottled June 2012

A - Super cloudy, tawny orange/brown color. 2 fingers of yellow head fizzle down forming a thin cap. Zero lacing.
Opened this one over the sink and I'm glad I did. Popped the top and out came gushing bubbles.

S - Big brett aroma, citrus and cherries, tart and sweet, tropical fruits, mango, pineapple but mostly papaya. I mean like you cut open a papaya and stuck your nose in it. There's a strong layer of wine soaked wood along. Some cherry bubblegum and mineral notes in the background along with some lactose sugar.

T - Tart fruit upfront, cherries, grapes, lemons, very seltzer like. Stings the tongue. Then it transitions into some sweet and fruity malts in the middle, orange citrus, some bubblegum, semi tart candy but quickly turning dry again. The wine barrel rolls in bringing in old vinous wood, dried tropical fruits, vinous basement funk, earthiness, dry with an refreshing finish.

M - Effervescent bubbles upfront, very dry in the middle but the dryness drops off a tad on the finish. The carbonation is overbearing the first pour but drops of as it sets. Medium wet body but full carbonation. Weird mouthfeel.

Awesome bretty aroma full of tropical and vinous fruit. The barrel was milder in the flavor but added plenty depth. The mouthfeel is weird and hard to explain. This bottle is almost 1.5 years old and I've never had it fresh so I can't tell if it's gotten better or worse but it's drinking great.

11-13-2013 02:57:09 | More by StaveHooks
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iatethecloudsfor

Vermont

4/5  rDev -0.5%

10-15-2013 18:38:59 | More by iatethecloudsfor
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LambicKing

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -6.7%

09-23-2013 03:21:51 | More by LambicKing
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thegoon55

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -0.5%

09-15-2013 20:44:27 | More by thegoon55
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jmarsh123

Indiana

3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

08-26-2013 11:37:55 | More by jmarsh123
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icehawk

South Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -19.2%

08-09-2013 18:36:41 | More by icehawk
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WOLFGANG

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

07-23-2013 01:15:20 | More by WOLFGANG
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Durb777

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

07-22-2013 11:14:31 | More by Durb777
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duff247

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

07-18-2013 05:15:04 | More by duff247
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Hopbully

Virginia

4/5  rDev -0.5%

07-16-2013 00:54:19 | More by Hopbully
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Spider889

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -6.7%

07-14-2013 17:44:50 | More by Spider889
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MacQ32

South Carolina

3.91/5  rDev -2.7%

A - pours a hazy muddied light amber. Small white head that dissipated quickly, decent thick lacing hangs around the glass

S - lots of sour funkyness, smells great. Earthy subtleness

T - decent dry earthy bitter sour cherry flavors up front, the sourness lingers. Smells more tart/sour then it is

M - lighter bodied, slightly watery feeling. Good carbonation. Incredibly refreshing

O - tasty but not quite as fantastic as I expected

07-12-2013 21:15:42 | More by MacQ32
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dabakemon

Alabama

4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

07-07-2013 00:28:28 | More by dabakemon
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kawilliams81

Illinois

4.29/5  rDev +6.7%

Bottled June 2012

Big oak, sour cherries, and funk aromas.

Huge oakiness, slightly sweet, some dark fruits, and funk, Brett.

Very nice, love the aroma.

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06-23-2013 01:29:44 | More by kawilliams81
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GratefulEdd

Alabama

4/5  rDev -0.5%

05-30-2013 04:25:29 | More by GratefulEdd
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ChrisMetcalfe

South Carolina

4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

05-23-2013 19:08:43 | More by ChrisMetcalfe
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Photekut

Tennessee

4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

05-18-2013 21:14:26 | More by Photekut
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FUwolfpacker

South Carolina

4/5  rDev -0.5%

05-18-2013 18:37:11 | More by FUwolfpacker
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raverjames

Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +18.2%

05-03-2013 16:21:52 | More by raverjames
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Brett & No Mices from Westbrook Brewing Co.
89 out of 100 based on 70 ratings.