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Rickey | Carton Brewing Company

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63 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Carton Brewing Company
New Jersey, United States
cartonbrewing.com

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 7.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
This trip starts as many do on a sunny Sunday afternoon at the tippy, discussing grill cleaning, spring, cherry blossoms and the flavors that coincide with the transition from spring rain to summer sun. Talk makes its way around the circle to Jeremy who offers, "Cherry and lime kind of kick ass together." The evolution from that declaration to Rickey was a short one. Sourness from wild fermentation pulls taught against the heady juiciness of the fruit, with a light finishing touch of juniper berries stitching it together. Drink Rickey because blossoms turn to fruit.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bg9iyTBlRQ4&list=UUnN44_ILc3y0x6WbvjLR1Kg

Added by ThatsThatDude on 04-29-2014

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#33,380
Reviews:
5
Ratings:
63
pDev:
21.27%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
0
Gots:
7
Trade:
0
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Rickey from Carton Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.62 out of 5 with 63 ratings
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