Sans Pagaie | The Bruery

Sans PagaieSans Pagaie
754 Ratings
Sans PagaieSans Pagaie

Brewed by:
The Bruery
California, United States

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Sans Pagaie translates to “without a paddle” and is our take on the Belgian-style kriek, a sour blonde ale aged in barrels with cherries. The base beer has a subtle funk that melds gently with the fruit giving this beer flavors reminiscent of coconut, vanilla yogurt and of course, fresh cherries. A complex beer, perfect for a warm California day in the park with a slice of home made chocolate cake.

Added by UCLABrewN84 on 03-18-2012

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Ratings: 754 |  Reviews: 121
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4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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3.88/5  rDev -7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Teeters on the line of good and great in my opinion but easily buyable again and very enjoyable to sip.
Pours almost the color if pink grapefruit juice with no head to speak of. Smell has sour cherry, oak and a hint of vanilla. Taste a nice mix of tart and bittersweet but not overpowering with mostly cherry and acidic fruit notes.

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4.5/5  rDev +7.9%

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4/5  rDev -4.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -10.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +7.9%

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3/5  rDev -28.1%

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3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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3.75/5  rDev -10.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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3.5/5  rDev -16.1%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

A-light red orange color with a decent white head and a little lacing

S-,sour cherries, oak, funk, little vinegar

T-sour cherries, funk, oak, red wine vinegar, cut grass, hint of tart apple

F-medium body with moderate carbonation, dry and puckering

O-was pleasantly surprised by this beer, really enjoyed this and was well-balanced and nice and sour

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Sans Pagaie from The Bruery
Beer rating: 4.17 out of 5 with 754 ratings
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