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La Roja - Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales

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Ratings: 1,524
Reviews: 743
rAvg: 4.02
pDev: 12.44%
Wants: 128
Gots: 239 | FT: 24
Brewed by:
Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
An artisan amber ale brewed in the Flanders tradition. Deep amber with earthy caramel, spice, and sour fruit notes developed through natural barrel aging. Unfiltered, unpasteurized and blended from barrels ranging in age from two to ten months.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-14-2004)
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chocosushi

Oklahoma

3.95/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Melbourne Bros. Glass
A ~ Eruption! But after a couple minutes, the pour is deep Amber with effervescence that forms into a head all but for a couple seconds. Spritzy mineral water carb.

S ~ Tart cherries with layers of oak long beneath. Slight artificial grape. Vinegar & a splash of alcohol on the end.

T ~ Cherry following through with a berry/vinegar note with a strapping oak middle fading into a whiskey mash/boiled barley note. Splash of Salinity before the dry finish.

M ~ Tart. Not pucker tart, or Sour, but very good! Oakiness is mid-palette & it lingers for awhile. Heat is there which is the only drawback on the feel.

D ~ A good Wild! Easy drinking. Heat would probably diminish with age. Check it out!

Serving type: bottle

03-17-2012 14:40:52 | More by chocosushi
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La Roja from Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales
90 out of 100 based on 1,524 ratings.