Passiflora Blanc | Wicked Weed Brewing

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Wicked Weed Brewing
North Carolina, United States
wickedweedbrewing.com

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.80%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
Passiflora Blanc is a bright, sessionable 100% brettanomyces ale that spent 9 months in the barrel and was then blended onto passion fruit and hibiscus.

Added by ThatsThatDude on 05-07-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Reviews:
9
Ratings:
130
Avg:
3.49
pDev:
45.56%
 
 
Wants:
18
Gots:
13
For Trade:
0
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2.24/5  rDev -35.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 2

I was very excited to open this bottle. It poured a pretty attractive pale pink, with a little bit of fizzy head. The smell was almost exactly like white wine. If someone had told me it was a glass of Sauvignon blanc, I would have believed them. I thought this was strange, but I was intrigued.

Unfortunately, the taste was very disappointing. There was actually very little in the way of flavor, like someone had mixed a cheap white wine with some sparkling water. Absolutely no complexity and a bad aftertaste.

I typically like Wicked Weed, but most of this bottle went down the drain.

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Poured from 500 ml bottle into snifter.

A: Pours a red tinted golden yellow with one finger head that dissipates immediately with little to no lacing.

S: Sour cherries, passion fruit, and lemon. Reminds me a little of some white wines.

T: White wine, brett yeast, lemon, and cherries.

M: Light body and slightly sour finish.

O: Not my normal style, but enjoyable.

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Passiflora Blanc from Wicked Weed Brewing
3.49 out of 5 based on 130 ratings.
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