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Genesis Blonde Sour - Wicked Weed Brewing

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

206 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 206
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 4.17
pDev: 8.63%
Wants: 45
Gots: 55 | FT: 10
Brewed by:
Wicked Weed Brewing visit their website
North Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Genesis is brewed with over 200 lbs of Mango, Papaya, Guava and Pineapple and aged for 6-12 months in a variation of white wine barrels. Each batch is artfully blended to accentuate the tropical and wild nature of the yeast and fruit.

(Beer added by: brentk56 on 01-14-2013)
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Reviews by GJ40:
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GJ40

North Carolina

3.91/5  rDev -6.2%

Purchased at The Beer Dispensary in Apex, NC. It was $15 for a 500ml bottle which kept me under the two bottle limit with just one.

Nice gold color with great clarity but a head that never really gets established. Great aroma with aspects of funk, sour and white wine. Flavor follows. Good but not much of a sour bite. Fantastic complexity though. Nice mouthfeel with a low carbonation after the initial pour.

I really like this beer but based on a love of Belgian and Russian River sours and the price tag on this, I have to say it fell short. It's a good beer but at that price and that bottle size, why not drink Belgians?

05-17-2014 22:01:00 | More by GJ40
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Genesis Blonde Sour from Wicked Weed Brewing
93 out of 100 based on 206 ratings.