Miss Spelt | East End Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
East End Brewing Company
Pennsylvania, United States | website

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.10%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by Tucquan on 02-06-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews:
2
Ratings:
3
Avg:
3.49
pDev:
5.16%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 3
Reviews by Tucquan:
Photo of Tucquan
3.52/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Had this on 2013-02-06 in Columbia, PA from a 1 liter swing-top bottle from the brewery. Bottled in August, 2012.

A - Moderately-clear yellow amber with no head.

S - Mildly sour note. Spicy rye/wheat, which I assume is the spelt. Lite perfume.

T - Mildly-roasted spelt grain, spicy, touch of lemon and white pepper. Finishes mildly tart, spicy and with mild-moderate bitterness.

M - Thin body and light carbonation. Could do with more carbonation.

O - An interesting brew. Bonus points for a unique flavor that I've not had before. My wife liked it too. My first spelt beer.

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Photo of ncstateplaya
3.75/5  rDev +7.4%

Photo of wvsabbath
3.33/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Serving Type - 33.8 oz flip top bottle

Appearance - Golden tan/yellow, 1 inch foamy head or with some lacing. Very unfiltered and cloudy.

Smell - Sour funky bret like odor. Farmhouse/saison floral notes.Some pineapple, orange, lemon, grapefruit.

Taste - Starts off with a sour, bland and flat flavor, A little grainy and funky. Theres minor lemon and apple sweetness, Im guessing the grain im tasting is the spelt? Not very enjoyable, boring taste. No alcohol comes out and the finish is forgetable.

Mouthfeel - Grain and sourness coats tounge. Dry sour and more grain with some lemon on palate. Aftertaste is weak, dry and yes, grainy.

Overall - Not very good, this really sucks. Boring, bland and very one dimesional. Just a grainy sour flavor, low on sweetness and fruits, or any balance. Worst beer ive had at east end for sure. Wish they had this on tap at brewery so i didnt waste my money on this bottle that i cant wait to finish

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Miss Spelt from East End Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 2 ratings.
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