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Triple-Goddess Ginger Kombucha Beer - Unity Vibration

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50 Ratings
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Ratings: 50
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 3.56
pDev: 16.85%
Wants: 5
Gots: 3 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Unity Vibration visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: MarcatGSB on 01-25-2012)
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sammyg832

Arizona

4.25/5  rDev +19.4%

06-27-2014 19:28:07 | More by sammyg832
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Denverfan801

New York

4.25/5  rDev +19.4%

06-22-2014 23:51:22 | More by Denverfan801
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Mikeluzzjr

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +12.4%

06-13-2014 12:35:59 | More by Mikeluzzjr
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nikhilshetty007

Arizona

3/5  rDev -15.7%

05-20-2014 06:13:53 | More by nikhilshetty007
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BrewtalHonesty

Michigan

3/5  rDev -15.7%

05-18-2014 20:43:01 | More by BrewtalHonesty
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Morakaton

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

05-02-2014 02:43:36 | More by Morakaton
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Betajeff

New York

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

04-30-2014 02:37:47 | More by Betajeff
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Jtrigonis

California

4/5  rDev +12.4%

04-20-2014 05:59:08 | More by Jtrigonis
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acurtis

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

04-11-2014 03:10:23 | More by acurtis
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Jordy777

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

04-07-2014 23:16:19 | More by Jordy777
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rderedin

Maine

2.25/5  rDev -36.8%

03-14-2014 22:31:36 | More by rderedin
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chefbigjon

Arizona

4.25/5  rDev +19.4%

03-09-2014 23:44:17 | More by chefbigjon
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CampusCrew

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

03-03-2014 00:08:19 | More by CampusCrew
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TechBrew

New York

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

11-05-2013 01:17:26 | More by TechBrew
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EZEKIEL_F

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

10-27-2013 01:20:19 | More by EZEKIEL_F
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CFHMagnet

Ohio

3.53/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

I poured this one into my snifter and got (for a second) a finger of what seemed to be white head, which was very effervescent. The beer itself is a translucent mild and muted yellow color, with a constant fizz going on. A little bit of sediment rests on the bottom of my glass.

Smells of wheat, wild yeast, mildly of vinegar, slightly spoiled green apples and funk.

Up front its a little on the sweet side. Sugar, green and red apples seem to dance with the ginger. The back end gets a little sour with a hint of funk and wet grass. The very end has the hint of a gardeny flavor that may or may not be the kombucha. After reading the bottle, I believe it is the black tea they brew it with.

The mouthfeel is light-medium. It is very carbonated and moves very easily. It goes down clean with no residue and is actually a little refreshing.

Serving type: bottle

09-22-2013 16:27:08 | More by CFHMagnet
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mfnmbvp

Illinois

3.6/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 oz. bottle, with no apparent bottled on date present. Acquired at the local Binny's as part of a mixed four pack with the Unity Vibration Triple-Goddess Raspberry Kombucha Beer. My third kombucha beer from Unity Vibration.

Poured into a clear balloon snifter.

A - Pours a pale murky straw yellow colored body with absolutely no head. Sits still in the glass. No carbonation visible. In a lot of ways it looks like a glass of white wine.

S - Smell is a bit more pleasing than the raspberry counterpart. Less raging nail polish remover alcohol fumes, some natural spicy ginger, and some tart vinegar. No hop presence or oak barrels in the nose, like the others.

T - Taste is a notch up from the raspberry version also. Less booze heat, and more full-on ginger kombucha. Vinegar, ginger spice, bacterial kombucha cultures, & some alcohol heat are most apparent here. Sugary sweetness from the black tea used is also highly apparent. A bit of peachy fruit comes out in the mix, also. Again, no presence of hops or barrel character.

M - Feel is crisp, juicy, tart, and sour. A little bit of alcohol warmth, and some ginger spice clinging to the palate.

Overall, this has been one of the better kombucha beers I've had from these guys so far. Of the three, this one is a likely contender for repeat drinking. It tastes pretty much exactly how you expect from a kombucha beverage with 8.00% abv. A fine choice for both kombucha and beer lovers alike.

Unity Vibration Triple-Goddess Ginger Kombucha Beer ---3.5/5

Serving type: bottle

09-18-2013 17:53:32 | More by mfnmbvp
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bbeane

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +12.4%

09-12-2013 22:44:53 | More by bbeane
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beernads

Florida

4/5  rDev +12.4%

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tommy5

Michigan

4/5  rDev +12.4%

09-04-2013 01:22:45 | More by tommy5
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ranokmai

Michigan

4/5  rDev +12.4%

08-26-2013 13:14:49 | More by ranokmai
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Caskaway

Illinois

4.65/5  rDev +30.6%
look: 2 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 3 | overall: 5

Definitely more kombucha than beer.

For those unfamiliar with kombucha, it's essentially a probiotic with a lot of fermentation. In the US, it's a niche beverage that is popular with the vegan and natural food crowd.

The yeast in kombucha creates a natural carbonation. This exacerbates the overflow danger when the beer is poured.

I was expecting a beer with a hint of kombucha. This brew is precisely the opposite. It tastes like genuine kombucha. I happen to enjoy kombucha, so I thought that this beer was excellent. On the other hand, my favorite beer styles are trappist ales and imperial stouts, which makes it difficult to even classify this as beer.

5/5 for kombucha lovers.

??? for beer lovers.

Serving type: bottle

08-24-2013 03:23:30 | More by Caskaway
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geekrobot

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

08-16-2013 17:34:57 | More by geekrobot
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remitrom

Illinois

3/5  rDev -15.7%

08-07-2013 03:39:35 | More by remitrom
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dbrauneis

North Carolina

3.79/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A: Pours a cloudy pale straw yellow in color with moderate to heavy amounts of gentle visible carbonation, light to moderate amounts of fine dark sediment in suspension near the bottom of the glass, and hints of lemon yellow highlights. The beer has a finger tall very fizzy white head that almost instantly reduces to a small patch of very thin film and a very thin ring at the edges of the glass. No lacing is observed.

S: Moderate notes of funkiness and raw ginger followed by moderate to strong aromas of vinegar.

T: Upfront this beer is slightly sweet like Schweppes Ginger-Ale with some hints of lemon/citrus like lemonade. All that is followed by some light amounts of tartness (not quite to the strength of sourness) and light to moderate amounts of spiciness from the fresh ginger. Light amounts of lingering spiciness from the ginger in the finish.

M: Just heavier than light bodied with heavy amounts of carbonation. Moderate amounts of acidic prickliness.

O: I would forewarn anyone else that purchases this beer to make sure you open it right beside the sink because it is a heck of a gusher. With that being said, I found this one to be refreshing and enjoyable though not as sour as I hoped/expected. I could easily drink this beer again (though not multiple in a session) because it is quite interesting but it will not be for everyone. If you do not like Kombucha, I would recommend skipping this one.

Serving type: bottle

08-04-2013 22:21:27 | More by dbrauneis
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Triple-Goddess Ginger Kombucha Beer from Unity Vibration
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