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Japanese Trees - Black Acre Brewing Co.

Japanese Trees
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Ratings: 2
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 0.47%

Brewed by:
Black Acre Brewing Co. visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  6.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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(Beer added by: JohnnyHopps on 09-28-2013)
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4.21/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Their website states that this is a Belgian IPA made with Japanese Sorachi Ace hops, estery and floral with a light lemon finish. Got a mini-growler of this in a recent trade.

Appearance - The beer was an unusually dark copper color with a few big white bubbles on the top.

Smell - The aroma was would be best described as spicy with a certain sense of Earthiness.

Taste - The piney notes are most obvious at the front. However, the malts and spices begin to emerge. There are light resin notes in the back, which are given a certain twang by the Belgian yeast. In the aftertaste, one might notice orange rind and mild pine/resin.

Mouthfeel - The beer has a the thickness of a double which allows it to linger nicely.

Overall - I would certainly drink this again. It is one of the more interesting IPAs I have had in quite a while.

Serving type: growler

09-28-2013 12:21:14 | More by JohnnyHopps
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

09-29-2013 14:24:17 | More by MSandahl23
Japanese Trees from Black Acre Brewing Co.
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