Merlot Barrel Aged Picture City Porter | Ladyface Ale Companie

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Brewed by:
Ladyface Ale Companie
California, United States
ladyfaceale.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by womencantsail on 07-18-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
6
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.7
pDev:
14.32%
 
 
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Ratings: 6 |  Reviews: 2
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4/5  rDev +8.1%

Photo of jgluck
4.5/5  rDev +21.6%

Photo of lsummers
4.09/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Holy drink ability! Smell is very subtle roasted grains. Looks great with a nice tan head that doesn't dissipate.

Taste is different, instead of hitting you with flavors it subtly introduces you to them. It's quite nice and very drinkable.

Overall, if I could find this bottled I would like to see how it stacks up. It's sometimes a much different tasting. On draft, I'd grab a pint anytime.

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Photo of t0rin0
3/5  rDev -18.9%

Photo of scottiethebody
4/5  rDev +8.1%

Photo of womencantsail
3.21/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On-tap at Oakquinox

Pours brown in color with a small tan head. Smells kind of funky. Grass and light lactic acidity with a bit of lemon. A touch of metal in there, too. There is a nice wine note and moderate roast. The flavor has a bit of tannic wood character along with wine and grape. Some mild tartness, lemon peel, grass, and oak. I like the regular version of the porter better.

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Merlot Barrel Aged Picture City Porter from Ladyface Ale Companie
3.7 out of 5 based on 6 ratings.
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