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Incorrigible - New Holland Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
87
very good

280 Ratings
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Ratings: 280
Reviews: 37
rAvg: 3.86
pDev: 10.62%
Wants: 13
Gots: 36 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
New Holland Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Sammy on 06-09-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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3.42/5  rDev -11.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

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3.85/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Beachrat
3.91/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Really nice sour. Light almost like champagne. Added a fresh strawberry. Wished I'd bought more.

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4.37/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

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4/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.15/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of zachary80
3.41/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

L: Applejuice, or more accurately apfelwein. Not much head, what is there is white and doesn't last much.
S: Sour and Aceitic, but pleasant. Fruity. Nothing amazing.
T: Pretty simple, with high sourness that overstays. Oak influence is minor.
F: A little thin.
O: Enjoyable but needs more complexity

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3.25/5  rDev -15.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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4.05/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Justdoit1234
3.81/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of schoolboy
4.07/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

I saved a bottle of this to pair with my Christmas turkey this year. I am not sure how old it was and it only sat in my basement for a few months, but it seemed pretty much where it should be.

It was a clear yellow with lots of bubbles and did not smell like beer. The sour taste was huge and up front - maybe not like a big Flemish sours, but closer to that than any beer. I think the style listed here is a compromise.

It is easier drinking than truer sours, but it is still huge. The bite keeps on biting. I wish I had more!

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3.92/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 4

A: This poured a clear light gold with quickly dissipating white head.
S: It smelled like sour apples and tart vinegar, with some funky oak and white grapes.
T: It tasted like puckering apple cider vinegar and funky oak, with some sour white grapes and a little mellow wheat. It had a clean and lasting sour aftertaste.
M: It was watery with moderate carbonation. Light body.
D: This was a very sour wheat ale, with bold and complex scent and taste. The body was a little flatter than I would prefer, and the finish was a little harsh, so it needed to be sipped. Age may improve, but this is already a really enjoyable drink fresh.

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4.04/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

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3.72/5  rDev -3.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

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3.8/5  rDev -1.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

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4.02/5  rDev +4.1%

Bottle (code F054):
Pours crystal clear light golden. Head is bubbly and fleeting. Nose is herbal tinged sour apple, wine grape, and a bit of lemon. I get a hint of oak as the beer warms.

Taste is crisp sour milk and lemon up front. This does mellow to a mostly sour apple flavor by mid-taste. Carbonation is tickling, but almost an afterthought. Body is light, and the sour flavors make the beer, like them or not. I also get a hint of oakon the palate, but it seems like it is only evident because I am searching for it.

The light tingling carbonation with the decent sour bite work well for me. Would enjoy another glass.

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3.79/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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2.5/5  rDev -35.2%

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4/5  rDev +3.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

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3.5/5  rDev -9.3%

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4/5  rDev +3.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -2.8%

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Incorrigible from New Holland Brewing Company
87 out of 100 based on 280 ratings.