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Brandy Barrel Peche - Almanac Beer Co.

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Ratings: 412
Reviews: 40
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 7.53%
Wants: 81
Gots: 49 | FT: 11
Brewed by:
Almanac Beer Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Tyrus on 02-04-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

Historically, fruit-infused sour beers were a way of preserving the summer harvest. In that tradition, this blonde ale was added to brandy barrels with high-summer peaches, hand-picked by the Loewen family at Blossom Bluff Orchards in Reedley, California. We aged this liquid gold for six months until we needed a reminder that summer will come again. Pair with Prosciutto, crusty bread and fruit preserves.
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: pours a hazy light orange with a small white head that fades quickly
S: smells of peaches, a slight funk, and some slight maltyness. There is a bit of tartness on the nose as well
T: the drink starts off with a nice smack of sourness, there's some nice peach flavors and some oak. There's some funk in there as well. swallow brings a nice bit of sourness and peach in the finish with some clean wheat flavor
M: lighter side in medium on the mouth with good carbonation. drying finish
O: Another fantastic sour beer from Almanac. It's a little expensive but it's world class.

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A- Pours a golden peach hue with no head

S- Citrus, brandy, lemon peel

T- Sour up front with hints of brandy, lemon and wheat. Finishes with a lingering bright fruit notes.

M- Effervescent and medium bodied

D- Extremely drinkable beer. Another good on from Almanac.

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Brandy Barrel Peche from Almanac Beer Co.
94 out of 100 based on 412 ratings.