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Fleurette (Gioia Di Vivere) | Birrificio Italiano

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Brewed by:
Birrificio Italiano

Style: Herbed / Spiced Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.80%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by BeerBeing on 07-03-2006

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3.06/5  rDev -15.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours a three-finger smooth off-white head that barely fades leaving a good lace. Cloudy amber color, ton of yeast settles to bottom. Yeasty/citrusy nose. Good carbonation and medium bodied. Starts tart maybe an apple flavor, hard to pin down, finish is sour. Good bottle to split with your beer partner. Pricey - $16.99 for a 1L bottle from Tully's Beer & Wine Wells, Me.

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4.33/5  rDev +19.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

The beer poured into the glass lightly hazy golden amber with a ghost white frothy head which lasted well to lace the glass.

The aroma was floral with a light lambic acidity which came across as quite tart. The roses mentioned on the label could be detected through the acidity and a light indistiguishable spice was present.

The flavor was very lightly tart with a bready wheat character which also had a light rye presence. The flavor was uniquely tart, but only lightly so, never harsh nor overly lactic nor overly acidic. The flavor had a bit of citrus and some floral characteristics to boot. The tartness increased the complexity of the brew which did contain a very light spice, but the spice was not dicernable.

The finish was dry with lasting wheat and rye impression and a bit of light tartness which dried out further in the aftertaste to leave a bit of a husky grainy characteristic on the palate. The body was medium light with a nice carbonation level which assisted the mouthfeel to be quite creamy. Very refreshing and different, but this is not going to be everyone's cup of tea.

1 liter bottle. Thanks for nuttin folks, was trying to decide on glassware and was hoping for the reviews to assist. I guess somebody has to be the first. Bottle lists wheat and rye malt along with roses, violets, elderberry, citrus, honey, and black pepper. Put this one in a tulip or a chalice.

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Fleurette (Gioia Di Vivere) from Birrificio Italiano
Beer rating: 3.62 out of 5 with 27 ratings
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