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Long Trail Berliner Weisse (Brown Bag Series) - Long Trail Brewing Co.

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Long Trail Berliner Weisse (Brown Bag Series)
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BA SCORE
85
very good

31 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 31
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 7.35%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Long Trail Brewing Co. visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  3.40% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 04-25-2014)
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jacewg, May 21, 2014
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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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Pale straw color with a thick white head compared to the rest of the style. Head fades away by 3/4 glass but it had a few moments of foamy glory. Smells musty. Jackie said "dry basement in a good way." Flavor features a good balance of sweet and mild tartness. I like to be blown away with tartness but I can dig the brewers intention for parody. Not as highly carbonated and spritzy as many berliners which I like.

donkeyrunner, Jun 14, 2014
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Boston_Steve, May 31, 2014
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3.41/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a light gold color with a white head. Good clarity and has visible carbonation rising to the surface. The aroma is bready and has a wheat beer mustiness.

The taste has a nice lemony tartness with a dry cracker finish and cracked wheat. Has a slight hop bitterness but not overly strong in the flavor. Winesque flavors but of course it's a beer.

A well carbonated beer that finishes rather dry.

Overall, this is a true to style berliner Weisse and drier on the palate than many ive had. Refreshingly tart and crisp, you cannot go wrong with this one. Pretty solid.

Stinkypuss, Jun 28, 2014
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Excellent example of style.
Aroma: sharp sour/fruity character.
Appearance: straw color and clear. Effervescent large head. Little retention.
Flavor: sharp lactic sourness dominates. No detectable hop flavor. Dry finish.
Mouth feel: high carbonation, light body
Overall a very enjoyable beer. Very refreshing.

maltman24, May 24, 2014
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look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Very light straw color. Fizzy carbonation with wall-sticking bubbles. Sizzled out speedily.

Malty wheat and lemony tartness with a lacto sting and notes of Germanic mustiness. Very light, only mildly fruity; there might be a good puckery sour to this one.

Zingy tartness with an seltzery dryness. Perky lemon rind and lacto bite. Backed by pale wheat malts and a crispness with brevity. Remains light all the way through. Spanky intro with a clean finish. Musty yeast hangs out in the middle.

Drinks like a dry cider. Thin body and drizzled with light carbonation.

thecheapies, Jul 23, 2014
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Long Trail Berliner Weisse (Brown Bag Series) from Long Trail Brewing Co.
85 out of 100 based on 31 ratings.