Big Berliner | Free Will Brewing Co.

BA SCORE
86
very good
15 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Free Will Brewing Co.
Pennsylvania, United States
freewillbrewing.com

Style: Berliner Weissbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.80%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
A big funky, sour wheat beer.

Added by jhartley on 08-15-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
15
Reviews:
3
Avg:
4.18
pDev:
12.92%
 
 
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User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 15 |  Reviews: 3
Reviews by wattoclone:
Photo of wattoclone
3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

Tasting at the brewery, it poured a pale yellow cloudy with white head. Aroma is yeasty malt and some light flowery hop notes. Taste is quite funky and sour with bready notes. The sourness overwhelms the palate and lingers too long.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of dexterk1
3.73/5  rDev -10.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Rizzy17
3.75/5  rDev -10.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of salthemonster
3.75/5  rDev -10.3%

Photo of ShanePB
3.49/5  rDev -16.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of hopstermonster1
3.65/5  rDev -12.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of TheFightfan1
4.24/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of DoubleSimcoe
4.76/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

One of the best, most enjoyable and unique sour/funk beers I've had! It was my absolute favorite out of the six brews I tried at the Free Will Tasting Room.

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Photo of InspectorBob
3.92/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of haazer
4.36/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Very hazy orange, gold cider like appearance. Highly carbed, bubbles up the sides. A very funky, apple aroma. Taste is fairly tart, matches the nose with apple cider and vinegar flavors. Definite good amount of funk. The body is on the heavier side of light? Well carbed and crisp. Very refreshing. Not sure why this is under retired, they have it on tap fairly regularly. So delicious.

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Photo of CharlesK
4.25/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of ColForbinBC
3.25/5  rDev -22.2%

Photo of hp2skater
3.8/5  rDev -9.1%

Photo of rolltide8425
4.05/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of thgreatrandini
3/5  rDev -28.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Big Berliner from Free Will Brewing Co.
4.18 out of 5 based on 15 ratings.
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