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Sahalien - The Ale Apothecary

Sahalien
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BA SCORE
86
very good

11 Ratings
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Ratings: 11
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 15.66%


Brewed by:
The Ale Apothecary visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: HuskyinPDX on 01-03-2014)
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Reviews by Alieniloquium:
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Alieniloquium

Florida

3.05/5  rDev -23%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.5

750 mL bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Pale orange. Big white head. Fractal pattern of surface lace. Medium collar.

Smell - A light funk, some lemony citrus. Pale malt. White wine. And an intense acetic aroma.

Taste - Lemony. Some yeasty funk. White wine. A little herbal. Pale malt in the middle and then WHAM. Acetic sourness dominates. Really sour and intense.

Mouthfeel - Extremely sour and difficult to drink. Medium carbonation.

Overall - I really wanted to like this. Ale Apothecary usually puts out really nice stuff, but this is too sour.

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2014 02:46:39 | More by Alieniloquium
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3.8/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Bottle opened on 12.23.13
Batch July '13

A - Pours a hazy medium orange with a fizzy white head that is gone fast.

S - Strong citrus, orange, lemon, some oak, funky - earthy and dirty socks.

T - Wine, funky, again more dirty socks, citrus fruit, oak.

D - Good carbonation with a light body.

O - Earthy and unique. Wine barrel influence is strong with some odd funkiness and some nice citrus. Truly a different experience with this one.

Serving type: bottle

01-03-2014 05:02:28 | More by HuskyinPDX
Sahalien from The Ale Apothecary
86 out of 100 based on 11 ratings.