He'Brew Funky Jewbelation - Shmaltz Brewing Company
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Reviews by Ford:
3.58/5 rDev -2.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5
Bottle poured into a pint glass.
Wow. There is a lot going into this one. Hard for me to pinpoint everything down here...except for the bourbon and whiskey..
SIx ales blended and all aged in mostly rye whiskey then the rest in bourbon barrels.
I wanted to love this one and on some sips, it seemed I did, but on others I didn't really enjoy it that much.
As it warmed up I started tasting some sour cherries.
This was fun to try, but in the end not my favorite.
Serving type: bottle
12-26-2012 02:45:34 | More by Ford
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4.01/5 rDev +9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
This poured a dark cranberry red to almost brown that gave it a purplish hue in the bar. The head was a tightly knit cap of dense brownish foam.
The aroma is tart, a tad sour and full of balsamic funk. A good amount of sour cherry can be had along with some barrel wood.
The flavor is well matched between barrel and sour. The taste is tangy and tart with cherry, vinegar and sour. The barrel manifests itself in a bit of oak and a touch of vanilla for sweetness. This taste profile compliments the sour cherry very well.
The feel is a bit puckering but not over done and adds to the personality of this ale.
This is listed as a strong ale but this certainly could mask for a well done European Flanders, Oud Bruen or any other sour style ale.
Serving type: on-tap
06-29-2014 13:22:39 | More by KYGunner
He'Brew Funky Jewbelation from Shmaltz Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 433 ratings.