Sour Owl | Right Brain Brewery

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26 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Right Brain Brewery
Michigan, United States
rightbrainbrewery.com

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by RocPorterFanatic on 08-01-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
26
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.65
pDev:
20%
 
 
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Eager to try this on tap at Right Brain while on vacation here.

Appearance – Poured in a tumbler, the beer is a dark ruddy mahogany color with about a half finger of off while head that dissipates somewhat fast leaving slight lacing on the sides of the glass.

Smell – A lively funky tartness, green apple, slight vinegar, and cherry. As the beer warms the aromas become more dramatic and apparent.

Taste – A tart cherry flavor up front which melds to slight barnyard funk. I am not really getting any of the hops/hoppy bitterness that the reviewer below me did. This is more of a straight up sour/oud bruin. At first, the beer is somewhat one dimensional but as it warms the flavors become pronounced, just as the aroma did.

Mouthfeel – Light to medium bodied, decent carbonation.

Overall – A very quaffable and enjoyable sour. A nice stab at the style from Right Brain and I am thinking I’ll go get another glass today. A hint one dimensional and not overly complex, but solid in its own right.

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Sour Owl from Right Brain Brewery
3.65 out of 5 based on 26 ratings.
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