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The Sauer Peach - Sloop Brewing

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The Sauer PeachThe Sauer Peach

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BA SCORE
86
very good

51 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 51
Reviews: 7
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 13.02%
Wants: 8
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sloop Brewing visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  4.30% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: mdfb79 on 10-15-2012)
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Reviews by cavedave:
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cavedave

New York

4.38/5  rDev +14.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Finally reviewing this Justin and Adam delight. Live review. This beer is poetry.

It pours turbidly, the color of peach-tinged straw. A quick view of a two finger white cap all I saw.

That sour funky citrus that Berliner lovers crave, with peach so dreamy luscious it could put me in my grave.

Refreshing, tart the start of flavors bold yet smooth and clean, then peach a sweet reach to it starts the fueling funk machine. Some real hormonal in there never seeming too extreme, it ends just dry enough to make a fruit and sour dream.

Ah, but in the mouth, light and refreshing bright zest, the citrus clean and sour/ sweet in a wheaty finish

makes this a super refreshing beer with just the right amount of Peach. Love this beer, go get some.

Serving type: bottle

01-09-2013 23:13:09 | More by cavedave
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DanforthPewter

New York

3/5  rDev -21.9%

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4/5  rDev +4.2%

06-16-2014 15:33:35 | More by GeoffreyM
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Texasfan549

Texas

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

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Griffith

Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

02-24-2014 01:52:59 | More by Griffith
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dar482

New York

3.39/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

The beer has an aggressive apricot jam or a strange chemical candy peach aroma.

The flavor follows with follows with that strange peach flavor. A nice tartness, and then onto a candy and grainy malt body.

For some reason, the beer just doesn't taste exactly right.

Serving type: growler

02-12-2014 04:10:09 | More by dar482
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Florida

4/5  rDev +4.2%

02-09-2014 03:02:46 | More by ThreeFishes
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Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

01-16-2014 00:56:32 | More by ubufan2112
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California

3/5  rDev -21.9%

12-19-2013 05:43:42 | More by HopsintheSack
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Minnesota

3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

12-13-2013 02:22:54 | More by XmnwildX12
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Scalzo

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

12-07-2013 19:17:57 | More by Scalzo
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New York

4.75/5  rDev +23.7%

12-06-2013 02:11:18 | More by BeerTrader57
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Shiredave

New York

4/5  rDev +4.2%

11-16-2013 04:45:06 | More by Shiredave
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Gmr75

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +4.2%

10-28-2013 23:09:54 | More by Gmr75
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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +4.2%

10-05-2013 13:39:12 | More by DrunkinYogi
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facundoCNB

New Jersey

4.18/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

a hazy orangy pour with two fingers of head which diminished quickly into a thin ring. smells wonderfully refreshing.. lots of lacto sourness comes into the nose immediately, definitely getting some peach, lots of wheat, funky bretty notes. ohhh that tastes excellent.. a subtle sourness/tart flavor of lactobacillus and peach combined. not extremely mouth puckering sour or anything - but just enough to bring out the fruit flavor AND the wheat taste. light in body and high carbonation fits the style perfectly.

this is my first beer from sloop, and i'm impressed. this is a wonderful take on the berliner weisse style, and not to be overlooked. i'll have to check out some of their other brews.

Serving type: bottle

10-03-2013 01:43:49 | More by facundoCNB
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stakem

Pennsylvania

3.58/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Bomber into a snifter. This review is a long time coming since cavedave put it on my radar. The brew appears a clouded golden color with a frothy cap that exceeds your typical berliner head formation and far exceeds expectations regarding the lacing and head retention.

The aroma is strong with more of an apricot jam aspect than peach. Somewhat earthen and lemony with a grain backing presence that doesnt necessarily scream wheat. The more I smell this, I cant get over how much this smells sweet and candy-like which is quite atypical of the style regardless of a fruit addition.

The flavor is quite tart almost to the point of being sharp and acedic moreso than lactic. Just like the aroma hinted, there is a deep fruit apricot flavor that is much more prevelant than the typical lemony lacto fruity quality typically seen in the style. Perhaps the most distracting part of this brew is the candy-like sweetness that lasts long after each sip and feels very unnantural. The sweetness is almost like marshmallow fluff.

This is a medium bodied brew with a modest amount of carbonation. Dont get me wrong, this is interesting and enjoyable by its own regard but it isnt something I would want to drink on a regular basis. That borderline cloying sweetness to the finish really clashes with the tartness and makes for quite a disjointed and seemingly artifical brew. Maybe the bottle I tried was an anomoly, if that is the case I wouldnt mind having this again. But as is, I would not seek this out.

Serving type: bottle

09-16-2013 18:41:42 | More by stakem
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Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania

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Stormtrooper297

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

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The Sauer Peach from Sloop Brewing
86 out of 100 based on 51 ratings.