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Trixie - Perennial Artisan Ales

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BA SCORE
83
good

16 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 16
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 9.29%


Brewed by:
Perennial Artisan Ales visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Farmhouse ale brewed with grape must from Adam Puchta winery for Annie Gunn's.

(Beer added by: hooliganlife on 10-23-2013)
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Reviews by JoEBoBpr:
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JoEBoBpr

Missouri

3.7/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured into a Perennial snifter from a 750ml bottle. Split with the wife.

Pours a very nice slight pink and copper hue with a nice quarter inch head. The head is white and pretty dense with some more medium sized bubbles.

Aroma of fresh wheat, crisp and clean with some nice mild fruity sweetness. Earthy grain with some nice slight woody notes. Mild must and funk.

Flavor starts off with notes of earthy grain, fresh bread and woody funk. The flavor then nicely transitions to some fruity sweetness imparted by the yeast and the wine barrel. There is some nice slight tartness mixed in with some good mustiness and slight white grape notes. Slightly vinous. AS the brew warms there are nicer sweet and bready wheat notes present that work very well with the mild tartness and slight fruit sweetness. Mouthfeel is light and crisp. Very nice and drinkable.

Perennial always does a solid job. They are hitting their stride for sure. I really enjoyed this beer. Its not earth shattering but the yeast esters and grain bill go very well together and work even better with the vinous characters from the barrel.

Serving type: bottle

01-03-2014 23:11:01 | More by JoEBoBpr
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