Wild 5 Black | Flat Tail Brewing

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Brewed by:
Flat Tail Brewing
Oregon, United States
flattailcorvallis.com

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by flexabull on 04-12-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3.94/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

Growler shared by a friend.

Pours a dark brown color with a very thin off white head.

Aromas are nice, I noticed bourbon right of the bat. I don't know if this beer was aged in bourbon barrels or not, but that's the main whiff I got. There is also some cocoa there as well.

Taste is sour. Light cocoa, and anise, then a very tart puckering sourness, almost like a dark sour candy. Finish has notes of roasted malts and is dry.

Mouthfeel is smooth but on the the lighter side.

Overall, and intriguing and interesting tasting beer. Needs a little more body, but the combination of different flavors is quite nice.

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Wild 5 Black from Flat Tail Brewing
3.94 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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