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Thumbprint Enigma - New Glarus Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

850 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 850
Reviews: 425
rAvg: 4.15
pDev: 11.57%
Wants: 248
Gots: 100 | FT: 7
Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Flanders Oud Bruin |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: GCBrewingCo on 05-01-2005)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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4.49/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Thumbprint Enigma, which I believe was 2012. Poured from a bottle into a snifter, the beer is a bright, vibrant, slightly hazed, blood amber coloring, with a sparse film of head on the pour that quickly clears up. Aromas of tart cherry and grape, chardonnay notes, rose petals, subtle vanilla cream, berry sweet, woody spice, and some earthy highlights. Very well balanced nose. Flavors are a blast of tart and sour fruit forward, with cherry, grape must, and a berry blend, with white wine dryness and bite, some woody notes, subtle char, and hints of crème. Extremely smooth, dry bodied throughout, with a tart, slightly sour cherry and berry blend aftertaste. The finish is crisp, clean, and dry. This is a tremendous beer!

GarthDanielson, Nov 03, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +2.4%

Really nice blend of cherry and oak. Almost more Kriek charachter than Flanders but the beer I tried had about 2+ years of age on it so may be some development at play there. New Glarus rarely disappoints!

doremite, Sep 28, 2014
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4.1/5  rDev -1.2%

A-red tan color with a smallish off-white head and little lacing

S-tart cherries, yeasty, bready malt, red wine vinegar

T-bready malt, tart cherries, little oak, vanilla, light red wine vinegar, hint of apple

F-medium body with moderate carbonation, crisp and tart

O-very enjoyable, easy drinking and quite flavorful

MDDMD, Sep 27, 2014
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Thumbprint Enigma from New Glarus Brewing Company
93 out of 100 based on 850 ratings.