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Sour Time Lager | Jack's Abby Brewing

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Jack's Abby Brewing
Massachusetts, United States | website

Style: Berliner Weissbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
We aged last year's Leisure time Lager [a spiced, wheat lager] in wine barrels with wild yeast and souring organisms. Through this process, the beer is transformed creating a lightly tart, funky and dry beer. Prost!

Added by Resuin on 07-22-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
14
Ratings:
102
Avg:
4.09
pDev:
7.33%
 
 
Wants:
25
Gots:
10
For Trade:
4
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A. - Hazy golden yellow with an off white head that sits on top

S - Lactic acid, sour lemon, light wheat and straw

T - Light tart sour apple, wheat, light white vinegar and lemon. Reminds me of a Berliner

M - Light body with minimal carbonation. Actually a nice and soft mouthfeel

O - Nice easy drinking sour from Jack's Abbey.

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Sour Time Lager from Jack's Abby Brewing
88 out of 100 based on 14 ratings.
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