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Farmer Wirtz - Bonfire Brewing Co.

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Farmer Wirtz
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Ratings: 2
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 2.3%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bonfire Brewing Co. visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
English India Pale Ale (IPA) |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

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(Beer added by: mcflypie on 10-16-2013)
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mcflypie

Colorado

3.83/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

16 FL OZ canned
IBU 100
FG 2
SRM 9
Hops: Chinook and Nugget

A: Copper amber in color with medium head.

S: Malty, hoppy, and a little herbal.

T: Bitter, malty, and hoppy. Spiciness in the front and piney in the back.

M: Heavy (big), hoppy, and very satisfying.

Serving type: can

10-16-2013 23:24:33 | More by mcflypie
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Colorado

4.01/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

a very well crafted ipa from bonfire, one of their best beers to date really. this is done with local and proprietary hops from what i understand, grown not to far from the brewery and done relatively fresh. the nose reflects that, a high altitude hop profile, medium alpha but a ton of citrus and pine. they describe this one the can as a caramel malt bomb, but i dont get an overdose of that, which i of course welcome in my american ipa, keep it light, let the hops shine, and they certainly do here. pumpkin orange liquid with a great glow, a little haze, and a lazy and tough to rouse white head that settles back to lace patches in a minute or so. citrus and pine hops on the nose, not a ton of malt but enough to make this a bigger beer, smells awesome really, clean and bright, satisfying, the flavor is real satisfying, complex enough to hold my attention, but not overshooting the target here, a straightforward american hop centered beer, fresh as they come. it only gets bitter on the back end, the rest of it is west coasty without the oils, chinook to thank for that. the feel is a mixed bag, i would love it to have and to hold a but more carbonation, but i love the full body, smooth feel, and prominent bitter hops that last forever with just a little malt sweetness on my tongue after each gulp. its a really good ipa, in the modus and odell ipa range, lovely stuff here, i hope this blows up.

Serving type: can

12-23-2013 07:30:49 | More by StonedTrippin
Farmer Wirtz from Bonfire Brewing Co.
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