Cranpire Christmas | Pipeworks Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Pipeworks Brewing Company
Illinois, United States
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Style: Berliner Weissbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.00%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Treebs on 12-11-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
64
Reviews:
17
Avg:
3.72
pDev:
11.02%
 
 
Wants:
10
Gots:
2
For Trade:
0
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3.12/5  rDev -16.1%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 2.5

Been holding onto this bottle for awhile as it was gifted to me and frankly I didnt want to open it because one of the other berliners ive had from this brewery was pretty bad. 750ml bottle into a matching Pipeworks berliner bowl. The brew appears a clear light peachy pink color with a white cap. A second pour looks like someone threw up cream corn in the glass.

The aroma has some lactic tang and pleasant fruitiness about it that isnt quite identifable but I assume it to be the cranberry inclusion.

The taste is tart with a bit of wheat and quite a bit of carbonic bite. As it warms up, it doesnt get any better, this tastes like club soda more than a berliner.

Light in body with modest carbonation. In comparison to the pipeworks blue lady berliner, this was ok. Im glad the experience is over, I dont need/want to have this again.

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Cranpire Christmas from Pipeworks Brewing Company
3.72 out of 5 based on 64 ratings.
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