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Sourdough Wild Ale - Almanac Beer Co.

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Sourdough Wild AleSourdough Wild Ale

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BA SCORE
78
okay

258 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 258
Reviews: 37
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 17.2%
Wants: 14
Gots: 44 | FT: 12
Brewed by:
Almanac Beer Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed with a mash of raw and malted barley, oats, rye, spelt and lemon, this beer was fermented in used wine barrels with a blend of Brettanomyces wild yeasts and Marla Bakery’s San Francisco sourdough yeast. The finished beer is dry-hopped with tropical Mosaic hops. This unfiltered ale is alive in the bottle: drink fresh for a bright, passionfruit aroma or age to develop the wild yeast funk.

(Beer added by: Jtrigonis on 01-30-2014)
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3.76/5  rDev +9.6%

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Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +2%

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Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +2%

08-18-2014 23:17:47 | More by handcrafty
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1/5  rDev -70.8%

08-17-2014 01:40:10 | More by ThatsThatDude
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2.75/5  rDev -19.8%

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Illinois

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Illinois

2.5/5  rDev -27.1%

08-14-2014 12:49:10 | More by Ncpogs
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Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +2%

08-14-2014 04:10:30 | More by teamwiggum
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Wisconsin

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3/5  rDev -12.5%

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California

3.25/5  rDev -5.2%

08-04-2014 04:45:39 | More by sourdog
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Missouri

3/5  rDev -12.5%

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Washington

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Missouri

3.98/5  rDev +16%

The beer pours a dull golden orange with a big, fluffy off-white head that laces. The nose is lightly grainy and funky with a hint of lemon, which is slightly herbal and minimally tart. The taste is slightly malty with an underlying semi-sweet lemon/lime citrus character and bitter hops that resemble a lemon poppy seed muffin. It's a relatively light bodied & drinkable sour, that's semi-sweet, overly carbonated, and has a slightly harsh, lemon rindy bitterness in the finish. This is a very approachable lemon forward sour with modest funk, but has a slightly undesirable finish - it's worth trying, but not the best almanac I've had.

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California

3.5/5  rDev +2%

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Sourdough Wild Ale from Almanac Beer Co.
78 out of 100 based on 258 ratings.