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Fiddlesticks - BuckleDown Brewing

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Fiddlesticks
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87
very good

36 Ratings
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Ratings: 36
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 8.42%
Wants: 0
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
BuckleDown Brewing visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian IPA |  6.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 07-22-2013

This hybrid brings together all of the best qualities of Belgian brewing and American hopcentricity — spicy, hoppy, dry and complex.

57 IBU
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cool beer, but its more of a belgian wit type than an ipa, with an extremely pale malt base that must contain some wheat, and a yeast strain that dominates the aroma and flavor with its belgian characteristics. the hops are lost to the yeast in all sensory aspects of the beer, and a faint coriander hit even arises in the finish, maybe an ester of the yeast, but this is nothing like an ipa, not nearly enough hops for that. that said though, the beer, as a beer, is deliciously well made. the yeast is fresh and the mouthfeel is lively, its a great accompaniment to a burger (camel or otherwise), and was supremely drinkable with its explosive carbonation yet light grain weight. my first beer from these guys was tasty, even though it wasnt as advertised.

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Fiddlesticks from BuckleDown Brewing
87 out of 100 based on 36 ratings.