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Green Bird Gose - 2nd Shift Brewing

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Green Bird GoseGreen Bird Gose

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Reviews: 5
Hads: 50
Avg: 3.78
pDev: 47.09%
Wants: 2
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
2nd Shift Brewing visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Gose |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Monkeyknife on 03-23-2013

So a Gose (say GO-SUH) is a German style of beer that is a little salty, sour and coriandery.
Very easy drinkin and quaffable.
4.5% abv
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Reviews: 5 | Hads: 50
Photo of JLaw55
3.75/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

While this was definitely pleasant, it is quite tame for a gose. Moderately tart with hints of apple in the background and just an ever so slight finish of salt. If just looking to get into gose, this is a great place to start, but it wouldn't satisfy a veteran of the style.

Would drink again. Not a go to though.

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Photo of UncleJimbo
3.9/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Clear to faintly hazy, light yellow color. Tall white foam that settles relatively quickly. Strong carbonation. Coriander in the aroma. Light coriander flavor, mildly salty, and sour. Citrusy aftertaste. Refreshing and easy drinking.

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Photo of Franziskaner
3.75/5  rDev -0.8%

Brilliant golden hue with excellent clarity. The clarity was very cloudy much later on in the latter half of the bottle! Vibrant carbonation bubbles are present and yet there is no head whatsoever. Aroma is that of lightly acidic apples,light malt,and salt. The taste is light doughy malt,just a touch of coriander,and salt. There's the lightly acidic apple note in the fade. The salty and bubbly mouthfeel is refreshing. This pairs amazingly with pretzels.
Appearance: 3.75
Taste: 3.75
Mouthfeel: 4.25

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Photo of gueuzedreg
3.77/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

A- Very transparent golden light yellow, no lacing.

S- Lemon tart, salty, some light funk in the background.

T- Lemon tart and salty, following the nose. A bit watery at the end.

M- Some carb in there, that popping carb that numbs your tongue a bit. Light and watery a bit.

O- It was ok, probably the lower end gose execution that I have had, but it was pleasant on a July day!

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Photo of Monkeyknife
3.83/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Had this Organic Saison at the Bridge. Poured from the tap a slightly hazy yellow-gold with two fingers of white head. A good amount of sticky lacing left behind.

Aroma of sour cherry and tart green apple along with Belgian yeast and an earthy funk.

The sour cherry notes really came through on this one followed by green apple, yeast and fresh earth.

Medium bodied and a bit sticky with a crisp carbonation.

A decent Saison from 2nd Shift but not quite there with the best. The sour cherry notes tended to overwhelm the accompanying flavors.

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Green Bird Gose from 2nd Shift Brewing
- out of 100 based on 5 ratings.