1. Extreme Beer Fest. March 20 & 21, 2015 in Boston, Mass. Join us!
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Sour Time Lager - Jack's Abby Brewing

Not Rated.
Sour Time LagerSour Time Lager

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
91
outstanding

88 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 88
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 7.13%
Wants: 29
Gots: 9 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
Jack's Abby Brewing visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

We aged last year's Leisure time Lager [a spiced, wheat lager] in wine barrels with wild yeast and souring organisms. Through this process, the beer is transformed creating a lightly tart, funky and dry beer. Prost!

(Beer added by: Resuin on 07-22-2013)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 88 | Reviews: 13 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of Shaggy9356
4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

Shaggy9356, Oct 14, 2014
Photo of spycow
4/5  rDev -1.7%

spycow, Oct 11, 2014
Photo of diverite
3.5/5  rDev -14%

diverite, Sep 21, 2014
Photo of liquorpig
4/5  rDev -1.7%

liquorpig, Sep 01, 2014
Photo of WesFoxlove
3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

WesFoxlove, Sep 01, 2014
Photo of tom10101
4/5  rDev -1.7%

tom10101, Aug 13, 2014
Photo of tbone1384
4.31/5  rDev +5.9%

tbone1384, Jul 22, 2014
Photo of my_knew_craft
4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

my_knew_craft, Jun 06, 2014
Photo of ArchEnemyBrew
4/5  rDev -1.7%

ArchEnemyBrew, May 24, 2014
Photo of beefsquatch
4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

beefsquatch, May 22, 2014
Photo of PEIhop
4.5/5  rDev +10.6%

PEIhop, May 19, 2014
Photo of MacQ32
4/5  rDev -1.7%

MacQ32, Apr 21, 2014
Photo of Jslay013
3.5/5  rDev -14%

Jslay013, Mar 31, 2014
Photo of Mikeluzzjr
3.25/5  rDev -20.1%

Mikeluzzjr, Mar 30, 2014
Photo of MA08
4/5  rDev -1.7%

MA08, Mar 27, 2014
Photo of HoppyBastard2
4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

HoppyBastard2, Feb 16, 2014
Photo of ari32
4/5  rDev -1.7%

ari32, Jan 31, 2014
Photo of HoppyBastard1
4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

HoppyBastard1, Jan 19, 2014
Photo of gueuzedreg
3.91/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A- golden hue transparent with medium lacing around the glass. Bubble fizz up from bottom of glass.

S- Lemon zest, funk, citrus, bit of brett.

T- Tastes like Sanctification with a little more lemon.

M- Pretty thin, as expected. Carbonation follows down the throat.

O- This was my first Berliner Weiss; odd because I have traded away a few in that past few months. Again, tastes like sanctification with a bit more lemon and less carbonation. Thanks Mike!!

gueuzedreg, Jan 13, 2014
Photo of Twal
4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

Twal, Jan 05, 2014
Photo of rab53
4/5  rDev -1.7%

rab53, Jan 05, 2014
Photo of gueuzegossage
4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

gueuzegossage, Jan 05, 2014
Photo of mendvicdog
4/5  rDev -1.7%

mendvicdog, Dec 18, 2013
Photo of facesnorth
4/5  rDev -1.7%

facesnorth, Dec 14, 2013
Photo of DRBiser
4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

DRBiser, Dec 06, 2013
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Sour Time Lager from Jack's Abby Brewing
91 out of 100 based on 88 ratings.