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WWB Batch 60 - Crooked Stave Brewery & Taproom

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97
world-class

261 Ratings
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Ratings: 261
Reviews: 36
rAvg: 4.38
pDev: 8.22%
Wants: 67
Gots: 36 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Crooked Stave Brewery & Taproom visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: DrinkSlurm on 01-22-2014)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Reviews by chugalug06:
Photo of chugalug06
4.45/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4.25

Smooth orange appearance with slight haze, nice white full-fluffy head with decent retention and fantastic lacing and legs. Good viscosity.

Grassy, horsey, nice mild hop (galaxy?) aroma. Subtlety dank and robust.

This brew is fantastic. Slight green apple tartness with very little vinegar factor. Not a pucker bomb. Hops are delicate and profound with rounded dry earthyness. Grassy, horsey...just like the aroma, plus a bit of hidden tartness. Nicely sweet and mildly bitter. Carbonation is high and slightly detracts.

This brew is kick ass. I slightly prefered it on-tap to bottle. @ $10/375ml it's a decent value, not great, but still worthy of a try, or two, or three... Highly recommended for at least one bottle. A smooth, well thought-out, robust, full bodied, sour hopped ale.

chugalug06, Feb 12, 2014
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look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

375 mL bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Hazy bright orange. Nice white head that doesn't last.

Smell - Smells herbal, citrusy, lemony. Brett. Interesting for sure. Almost smells dry-hopped.

Taste - Lemony and herbal tang. Very bretty. Bright tanginess. Orange citrus flavor. Really delicious.

Mouthfeel - Light and crisp. Well carbonated.

Overall - I could drink a ton of this. Truly excellent.

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A: Coudu straw gold body with a thin 1" head. Tiny bubbles and the head dies quickly. Mild lacing on the glass. Gentle swirling regenerates about 50% of the head.

S: Pale ale all the way. Mild dry hopping and a touvch of earthy funk and lactic sour.Very nice alteration on the style.

T: Sweet, tart, hoppy...what is this? Lemonade, bitter citrus, sweet roasted malt. Elements of lemony funk, barnyard and a touch of wood. Complex, but well balanced. Brett must be lambicus and bruxellensis focused.

M: Light and well carbonated. Clen finish with mild sweetness. It lingers ever so slightly, but the tartness clenses the palate.

O: Amazing example of twisting a classic style. Love this bee. Chad...more please?

F2brewers, Jun 27, 2014
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WWB Batch 60 from Crooked Stave Brewery & Taproom
97 out of 100 based on 261 ratings.