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Summer Breeze - Tustin Brewing Company

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Summer Breeze
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Ratings: 1
Reviews: 1
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 0%
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Brewed by:
Tustin Brewing Company visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Summer

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(Beer added by: DoubleJ on 08-31-2009)
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3.65/5  rDev 0%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

The bartender said this was experimental, and somewhere around 5.2% ABV. And it being almost 100 F outside, I was willing to try it. On to the beer:

It looks almost like an industial lager. Pale, yellow/pale gold color, poor head retention. The aroma brings up hopes with some ripe fruits, some yeast, and dark sugar teasing the nostrils. A spiced Belgian, kind of reminds me of Leffe, but not so damn sweet. Spiced ground clove leads the way. Dark sugar and other assorted sweets and spices keep this beer going down in my glass. Carbonation is strong with explosive bubbles on the palate. Sweet and peppery in the aftertaste.

As far as I'm concerned, it's an experiment worth doing again. Tasty. We could use a few more BPA's here.

DoubleJ, Aug 31, 2009
Summer Breeze from Tustin Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.