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Ching Ching - Bend Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
89
very good

29 Reviews
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Reviews: 29
Hads: 196
rAvg: 4.03
pDev: 10.67%
Wants: 50
Gots: 22 | FT: 6
Brewed by:
Bend Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: jdense on 06-17-2011

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Bottle (2013)

Acquired via trade
Thanks, libbey!

Pretty pink/light orange color. Thin off-white head.

Lactic character with good amounts of fruit and a bit of grain. Lemon and grapefruit would be my guess if given this blind with a bit of berry juiciness. Nice.

Moderate sour character, grapefruit and lemon flavors, a bit of lactic. Incredibly drinkable. Nice combination of juicy fruits, lactic sour character, mild grain, and low bitterness.

Thin-medium bodied with low-moderate carbonation. I suppose it could have used a bit more carbonation.

Incredibly tasty fruited berliner. (589 characters)

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Smells a for sure floral but I'm not really sure what else is going on there.

Tastes are only slightly tart. A little lemon shines through with a mild herbal quality shining through every once in a while. Has an almost cider like quality.

Mouthfeel is light to medium with lots of carbonation.

Overall is really good an excellent summer offering. Glad I have another one of these. (520 characters)

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Smell - A little floral and a bit of cherry. Grainy. Light acidity.

Taste - Fruity. Not as distinctly cherry. Lemony tang. Very grainy.

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Ching Ching from Bend Brewing Company
89 out of 100 based on 29 ratings.