Boont Bruijn | Anderson Valley Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Anderson Valley Brewing Company
California, United States | website

Style: Flanders Oud Bruin

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
Complex beer brewed with redwood tips and New Zealand Nelson Sauvin hops - 35% was soured in stainless steel - of the remaining beer 60% was aged in red and white wine barrels and 40% split between Brandy and Bourbon Barrels for aging. All of these beers were blended with a small amount of Grand Cru (Brother Davids’s Belgian ales aged in wine barrels).

Added by GrindFatherBob on 12-12-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
4
Avg:
3.13
pDev:
18.21%
 
 
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User Reviews
Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 4
Photo of GrindFatherBob
2.98/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

On tap at Tap and Mallet in Rochester, NY for $6 a 12oz.

A- Pours a murky reddish brown with a thin off white head that fades quickly to a ring around the glass leaving spotty lacing.

S- Mildly buttery and very tart, kind of like buttered popcorn mixed with lemon juice. A little red and white wine and maybe a little brandy, hard to decipher through the butter.

T- metallic, buttery, zesty, lemon juice, green apple, honey, mushrooms. A lot going on here. Not picking up much barrel.

M- Bubbly, sharp and a lingering wine like finish

O- I will try to revisit this one if it remains on tap long enough. Really wanted to pick up the barrel notes but just couldn't.

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Boont Bruijn from Anderson Valley Brewing Company
3.13 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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