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American Wild Ale

Description:
Sometimes Belgian influenced, American Wild Ales are beers that are introduced to "wild" yeast or bacteria, such as: Brettanomyces (Brettanomyces Bruxellensis, Brettanomyces Lambicus or Brettanomyces Anomolus), Pediococcus or Lactobacillus. This introduction may occur from oak barrels that have been previously inoculated, pitched into the beer, or gained from various "sour mash" techniques. Regardless of which and how, these little creatures often leave a funky calling card that can be quite strange, interesting, pleasing to many, but also often deemed as undesirable by many.

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Style Examples - 51 to 100 (out of 1979) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Black Angel Cherry SourWicked Weed Brewing6.604.1844495
Cuvee De CastletonCaptain Lawrence Brewing Co.9.004.4441100
Allagash Midnight BrettAllagash Brewing Company7.303.8843390
Cascade Bourbonic PlagueCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub11.504.27431100
Lips Of Faith - KickNew Belgium Brewing8.503.8841584
Blue Sunday SourNew Holland Brewing Company6.603.85405-
Lady Of The WoodsCisco Brewers Inc.5.004.12395-
Farmer's Reserve PluotAlmanac Beer Co.7.004.18393-
Farmer's Reserve BlackberryAlmanac Beer Co.7.004.19371-
Brandy Barrel PecheAlmanac Beer Co.7.004.25369-
FantasiaUpright Brewing Company5.754.36359-
Cascade StrawberryCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub7.393.98351-
Bourbon Sour PorterAlmanac Beer Co.6.004.01348-
SerenityWicked Weed Brewing5.404.1134090
Pechish WoodsCisco Brewers Inc.4.904.19330-
Lactobacillus Guava GroveCigar City Brewing8.004.1832990
Prairie Cherry FunkPrairie Artisan Ales7.503.83326-
Lips Of Faith - Eric's AleNew Belgium Brewing7.004.15324-
OtioseThe Bruery8.204.05314-
Sobrehumano Palena'oleJolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales6.004.1310-
West AshleySante Adairius Rustic Ales7.304.54308-
Dogpatch StrawberryAlmanac Beer Co.7.504.02302-
Farmers Reserve CitrusAlmanac Beer Co.7.004.16302-
Beard BeerRogue Ales5.603.54296-
Wild OneBell's Brewery, Inc.6.604.14293-
Genesis Blonde SourWicked Weed Brewing6.604.129390
Rufus CorvusAvery Brewing Company6.834.28291-
OriginsCrooked Stave Brewery & Taproom6.504.2829095
Monomoy KriekCisco Brewers Inc.6.704.11289-
Allagash MerveilleuxAllagash Brewing Company9.604.29287-
L'Brett D'OrCrooked Stave Brewery & Taproom6.004.33283-
FigaroCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub9.504.1528095
BeRazzledThe Bruery5.004.13278-
Sourdough Wild AleAlmanac Beer Co.6.503.42277-
Matilda LambicusGoose Island Beer Co.7.003.65275-
La Vie En RoseJester King Brewery6.204.13275-
Samuel Adams American Kriek (Barrel Room Collection)Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)7.003.54274-
Agrestic AleFirestone Walker Brewing Co.7.004.09274-
WWB Batch 60Crooked Stave Brewery & Taproom6.704.3827395
Farmer's Reserve #4Almanac Beer Co.6.004.28272-
FuzzySide Project Brewing8.004.62271-
Montmorency Vs BalatonJester King Brewery6.704.55270-
R&D Wild PeachNew Glarus Brewing Company7.254.57268-
Ol' Oi!Jester King Brewery6.304.12262-
Odell DeConstruction Golden AleOdell Brewing Company10.504.03253-
Sour In The Rye With PeachesThe Bruery7.004.45253-
Hops N' RosesCaptain Lawrence Brewing Co.5.504.04252-
Elaborative #1Hill Farmstead Brewery6.504.35247-
Petit MutantThe Alchemist6.004.07244-
Oblivion Sour RedWicked Weed Brewing8.504.26239-
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