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Convergence - Backlash Beer Company

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BA SCORE
86
very good

73 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 73
Reviews: 17
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 10.73%
Wants: 4
Gots: 10 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Backlash Beer Company visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Saison / Farmhouse Ale |  7.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mduncan on 10-14-2011)
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Reviews by Duhast500:
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Duhast500

Rhode Island

3.98/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 22oz. bottle into a tasting glass.

The color is a hazy orange/gold with some nice foamy white head and some nice lacing left on the glass.

The smell is fruity with some slight pear that is sweet in the aroma. There is a nice funk aroma that comes up as well with some slight bitterness holding the background.

The flavor of this beer has some nice grassy flavor that is ripe with some nice juicy flavor that comes out after touching with some skin flavor. The juicy flavor holds for a second and then lets some bitterness in and it takes control. There is almost a hop blitz but there is a nice yeasty flavor that is a slight Belgian flavor that I was looking for. Then bitter hit at the end. Nice.

The feel of this beer is big but only for the complex flavors. There is some interesting fruit flavors that also carry some big bitterness that is there for a moment to take control but then slides right into the background. This beer is drinkable and has a great feel to it that is warming and somewhat spicy at times.

Serving type: bottle

11-30-2011 06:00:59 | More by Duhast500
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Convergence from Backlash Beer Company
86 out of 100 based on 73 ratings.