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La Boheme - Perennial Artisan Ales

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

64 Ratings
THE BROS
92
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Ratings: 64
Reviews: 8
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 11.49%


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

Style | ABV
Flanders Oud Bruin |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: acurtis on 10-26-2013)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Reviews by JoEBoBpr:
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JoEBoBpr

Missouri

4.35/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Poured into a Perennial snifter from a 750ml bottle.
Bottled: 12/2013

An agressive pour yields a very nice traditional brownish color with some nice dark ruby red hues. Nice earth and mahogany chocolate tones are present. There is a nice yet fleeting half inch head that quickly recedes down to some thin film and ring around the glass.

Aroma is amazing and quite traditional. Musty notes of wood and barrel, notes of farmhouse and slight hay notes. These are then enveloped in a milder balsamic vinaigrette blanket. This aroma is then followed by superb notes of cherries. Cherry tartness rules but is underlain by some nice cherry jam sweetness that is faint. Mild grainy and earthy notes of pie crust that bring the notes of cherry pie to mind. Nice vinous notes with some good tannins and some amazing dry oaky notes as well as some soured grape notes. Quite complex.

The flavor is incredible. Such a well crafted brew. Starts off with tight and noticeable notes of balsamic vinegar tartness; this tartness is quickly followed by some tartness imparted by the cherries. Oh, the cherries, what and amazing facet of this brew.They are tart and puckering but at the same time have a sugary jam quality to them that balances out the tartness that could potentially overwhelm this brew. There are some nice buttery pie crust notes that are perceived as well. Potentially from the yeast notes and the grains. Soo delicious. There are some nice dry vinous notes that work so well with the tartness and lend the beer some more MILD dark fruit sweetness as well as some dryness. The body is perfectly light and dry with lower levels of carbonation that let the flavors shine through. Solid brew in my book.

Serving type: bottle

01-06-2014 21:53:51 | More by JoEBoBpr
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La Boheme from Perennial Artisan Ales
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