Tropic King With Apricot | Funkwerks

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85
very good
12 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Funkwerks
Colorado, United States
funkwerks.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by denver10 on 07-20-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
12
Reviews:
2
Avg:
4.03
pDev:
16.87%
 
 
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3.88/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Big thanks to MarkyMOD for sending this as an extra!
Poured into tulip glass. Pours a hazy orange/yellow with generous amount of foamy head which leaves a bit of lacing. Decent retention as well. The nose begins with some fruity esters paired with clove and other spicy notes. Notes of orange, apricot, zest, and a touch of banana all present as well. The taste starts with some spicy notes of Belgian yeast followed by increasingly fruity notes. The finish is dry which moderates the fruit a bit. Mouthfeel is medium with spritzy carbonation. Overall, a bit sweet and fruity for a saison but refreshing at the same time.

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4.5/5  rDev +11.7%

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4.75/5  rDev +17.9%

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4.21/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours a dark yellowish golden with an orange hue and a nice white head. Smells and tastes like you would expect a Tropic King with apricot to smell and taste like. Spicey, a little fruity, and sweetened by the apricots and its sugars, which do cut the hops a bit. A crisp, active mouthfeel. Overall, a really enjoyable variation of a great beer.

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Tropic King With Apricot from Funkwerks
4.03 out of 5 based on 12 ratings.
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