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Reginald Brett | Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
California, United States
firestonewalker.com

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
Double DBA innoculated with Brettanomyces.

Added by HopHead84 on 01-15-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ranking:
-
Reviews:
4
Ratings:
64
pDev:
11.75%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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4.25/5  rDev +6.3%

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4.04/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Marius
4.5/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Sampled at CBC 2016 - day 2. Plenty of bourbon, oak notes, a bit of brett dryness. Excellent.

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3.5/5  rDev -12.5%

Photo of Tuckersmth
4.26/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

On tap at Pine Box Seattle , Beer week. Very unusual for a Brett . Amber in color and tart. Not sure where the other comment about sweetness comes from. This vintage is not sweet

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4.56/5  rDev +14%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

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4.1/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.34/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A pretty fun riff on DDBA, this time pumped up w/ Brett. Lots of dark fruit on display, fig-like, a bit of leather and a healthy dose of alcohol. Sort of an umber color, very thin, dissipating head, quite clear, nothing in the way of this big, boisterous onslaught. Goodly hit of bourbon barrel alongside lightly phenolic Brett notes. Something almost vinuous. It's a wild ride, but pretty darn fun and, as per usual with FW, completely well done.

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4/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.35/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

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4.5/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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Reginald Brett from Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4 out of 5 with 64 ratings
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