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Knight Weisse - Night Shift Brewing

Knight Weisse
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BA SCORE
88
very good

10 Ratings
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Ratings: 10
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 8.87%


Brewed by:
Night Shift Brewing visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Pouring a deep amber with fragrant hints of cherry, port, vanilla, and honey, Knight Weisse proudly serves the red wine barrels in which it aged for seven months. Sipping dry, tart, and tannic, this old world sour ale offers rich flavors of fig, berry, citrus, and funky oak. It was an honor to brew it, it is an honor to share it, and we hope it honors your palate.

(Beer added by: Auror on 11-07-2013)
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Ratings: 10 | Reviews: 2 | Show All Ratings:
Reviews by Dope:
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Dope

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4/5  rDev -4.1%

11-10-2013 18:56:39 | More by Dope
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Dark amber color with a typical, fleeting Berliner head. Few bubbles linger and merge into what looks like an outline of South Africa.

Cherry blossom, oak and blackberry aroma. After about 20 minutes I got a seeming new carpet aroma but with some imaginative searching that turned into fresh berry skins that were just rinsed in a colander.

Appropriately tart blackberry and vanilla are immediately evident on the palette. Some nutmeg in back too.

Another fine Berliner from Night Shift.

Serving type: bottle

01-26-2014 18:07:50 | More by donkeyrunner
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lordofthewiens

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3.8/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Beer #5 of the Barrel Society.
Bottled 10/30/13.

In a teku glass the beer was a dark amber color. There was a medium-sized tan head that receded quickly.

Aroma of sweet fruit. Some vanilla, some oak.

A berry taste. Some other sweet fruit. Oaky.

A dry beer. Tart, but not very tart.

This was a nice enough beer. I think Night Shift has brewed some better weissbiers than this one, however.

Serving type: bottle

11-22-2013 23:20:17 | More by lordofthewiens
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11-07-2013 05:08:14 | More by Auror
Knight Weisse from Night Shift Brewing
88 out of 100 based on 10 ratings.