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Crooked Stave Origins - Bourbon Barrel Cherry | Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project

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Crooked Stave Origins - Bourbon Barrel CherryCrooked Stave Origins - Bourbon Barrel Cherry
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project
Colorado, United States
crookedstave.com

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by RuckusDu on 09-30-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
22
Ratings:
180
Avg:
4.1
pDev:
10%
 
 
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87
Gots:
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For Trade:
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Appearance - Not much head to this beer and it poured a murky red brown color. Great lacing as you drank the beer.

Smell - lots and lots of funkiness going on along with a tartness I will attribute to the cherries.

Taste - Early tangy tartness before an after taste of sour. Subtle sour and not as strong as some other Crooked Stave beers.

Mouthfeel - Very smooth compared to some big sours out there

Overall - another great example from Crooked Stave. My second favorite from the Origins series.

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375 mL bottle poured into a snifter.

Appearance - Deep reddish brown. Small white head. Medium collar.

Smell - Nice. Lots of oak. Cherry. Brett. A little bit of malt.

Taste - Pleasant cherry sourness. Light cherry sweetness. Quite oaky. Deep caramel.

Mouthfeel - Medium body. Well carbonated. Nice sourness.

Overall - Very impressive. The cherry is the highlight.

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Crooked Stave Origins - Bourbon Barrel Cherry from Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project
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