Pilot Series Miami Madness Berliner | Cigar City Brewing

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Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing
Florida, United States

Style: Berliner Weissbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
Pro-Am collaboration with homebrewer Jonathan Wakefield using Cigar City's pilot system.

No longer brewed at Cigar City. Batches produced after March 2012 should be reviewed under Wakefield Brewing.

Added by AgentZero on 03-16-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

On tap at Hunaphu day.

A - A pale, somewhat cloudy yellow color. Small white head, moderate spots left on the sides.

S - Loads of tropical fruit on this. The are the characteristic tart notes, but it is muted somewhat by the guava, passion fruit, and mango. Smells like tropical paradise.

T - Don't know that I could ever get enough of this beer. Guava is at the front with passion fruit and mango mixing a bit more in the background. Some decent tartness, and the sweetness is appropriate. Not cloying in the least.

M - Medium bodied, good carbonation.

O - My favorite beer out of the ones I drank at Hunaphu's Day. Have never had quite this flavor combination in a beer before, and it was amazing. Could drink it non-stop, and hope to try it again next year.

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look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Thanks to Koisan for bringing this amazing beer over tonight for our bottle share.

A: pours an incredibly unique yellow orange juice color. Thick looking like fresh squeezed juice with a slightly off white one and half inch head.

S: starfruit, passionfruit and maybe slight mango. Tons of topical fruits. Never smelled a beer like this.

T: wow. Almost like passionfruit juices with a Weiss twist. So drinkable and perfect. Slight sour brett notes to balance the sweetness.

M: thick but not heavy so its very drinkable, just like fresh squeezed juice. Super refreshing. It really defines miami and latin juice scene.

Overall this is an amazing brew that truly shows why he hopefully will open a brewery soon. So lucky to drink this jewel of a beer. Thanks koisan!

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Pilot Series Miami Madness Berliner from Cigar City Brewing
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