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Tartare Rouge - Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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Tartare Rouge
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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

127 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 127
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 4.05
pDev: 11.6%
Wants: 7
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: SkiBum22 on 03-01-2014

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Ratings: 127 | Reviews: 5
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Photo of chinchill
3.63/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Tartar rouge "American wild red ale" 6.0% on tap at the brewpub in Healdsburg.

Deep amber with a decent head but minimal lacing.

Aroma. Floral and tart sour ale.

Moderately complex and tart; not significantly bitter. Very fruity with ripe soft fruits.

Feel: Medium body. Low but adequate carbonation.

O: quote nice and recommended, but not up with the Russian River Supplication from earlier today.

Photo of Staro
1.76/5  rDev -56.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2.5

Hate sours. So ignore me.

Photo of dar482
4.05/5  rDev 0%

The beer comes in a light golden color.

The beer up front has refreshing apricot, pluot, and unripen stone fruit flavors. There's a light biscuity malt and candy sweetness in the middle. The tart quality leans towards apple cider vinegar.

A balanced tart brew.

Photo of BarrytheBear
3.45/5  rDev -14.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Bludgeoningly sour and one note

Photo of UCLABrewN84
3.73/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

On tap at the 2014 Firestone Walker Invitational Beer Fest held at the Paso Robles Event Center in Paso Robles, CA.

Pours a hazy orange with a foamy tan head that settles to wisps of film on top of the beer. No lacing on the drink down. Smell is sour with malt, grain, fruit, and acidic aromas. Taste is much the same with sour malt, fruit, and pickle juice flavors on the finish. There is a medium amount of acidity on the palate with each sip. This beer has a good level of carbonation with a crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good beer with an odd pickle juice taste that is unexpected.

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Tartare Rouge from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
90 out of 100 based on 127 ratings.