Mad Michael Sour Lagrrr! | SingleCut Beersmiths

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87
very good
56 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
SingleCut Beersmiths
New York, United States
singlecutbeer.com

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.30%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by jerrytodd on 12-08-2013

BEER STATS
Ratings:
56
Reviews:
8
Avg:
4.02
pDev:
13.43%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
5
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 56 |  Reviews: 8
Reviews by sirsteve42:
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3.75/5  rDev -6.7%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

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4/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Tbub18
4.02/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Another good beer from the guys at SingleCut. Really solid sour--a little bit of a popcorn smell? Really drinkable stuff. Keep up the good work SingleCut

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Photo of ChrisChagnon
3.49/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Elicoleman
3.5/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Moopband
3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

Photo of metter98
3.89/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A: The beer is hazy pale yellow in color and has a slight amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a short white head that died down, leaving lacing on the surface and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Moderate aromas of sourness are present in the nose along with strong notes of funk.
T: The taste is rather sour with notes of corn and also has notes of funk from the brett yeast.
M: It feels light- to medium-bodied on the palate and has a low to moderate amount of carbonation. The clean properties of the lager seem to be masked by the brett funk.
O: The sour corn-like flavor of this beer really reminded me a lot like Peekskill's Simple Sour, except that it had added complexity from the brettanomyces.

Serving type: bottle

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Photo of jtk21351
4.04/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of JimmyAloysius
3/5  rDev -25.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -12.9%

Photo of Volsdawg10
3.5/5  rDev -12.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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4.75/5  rDev +18.2%

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4/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of SenatorSpaceman
4.43/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of suckaj
2.87/5  rDev -28.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 2.75

as one sharer described it, it tastes like smoke salami, and he wasn't far off

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4/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev -0.5%

Photo of NJBeer265
3.19/5  rDev -20.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

I wasn't expecting a lot going into this beer but it had a nice initial tart and funky flavor. However, the aftertaste is that of buttered popcorn. That taste lingers in your mouth after and just takes away from the nice tartness for me.

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4.25/5  rDev +5.7%

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3.77/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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5/5  rDev +24.4%

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4/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.5/5  rDev +11.9%

Photo of dar482
3.48/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

The beer comes in a pale gold color.

The beer hits of tons of lemongrass, floral qualities, along with a medium minus tart quality with a wheaty backbone onto some medicinal bitterness and a dry finish. As the beer warms, a honeyed sweetness sneaks its way through with a light crackery malt and the floral and lemongrass notes continue to drive throughout the beer.

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Mad Michael Sour Lagrrr! from SingleCut Beersmiths
4.02 out of 5 based on 56 ratings.
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