The Frais
de Garde Brewing

The FraisThe Frais
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Style:
American Wild Ale
Ranked #207
ABV:
5.5%
Score:
94
Ranked #3,895
Avg:
4.38 | pDev: 5.02%
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
30
From:
de Garde Brewing
 
Oregon, United States
Avail:
Rotating
Wants
  0
Gots
  4
SCORE
94
Outstanding
The FraisThe Frais
Notes: A Spontaneous Wild Ale aged in Oak Barrels for two year. Dry hopped with fresh Amarillo hops from our friends at Crosby Hop Farm.
Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 30 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
Photo of BerryKumquat
4.39/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

L: Light gold blonde ale.
S: Strong farm notes with a hint of citrus.
T: A very sharp and tangy citrus note with farm notes at the end. Very dry.
F: Orange juice as a beer.
O: A strong and extremely enjoyable citrus beer on the go.

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Photo of lucius10
4.7/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Tart and crisp, hint of tropical hoppy aromatics on this one! Taste follows with a subtly sweet and tart subdued trop-hoppy and funky finish. This is complex with the notes of acidity and hoppiness...but also beautiful with how well-balanced it is. Great!

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Photo of Phil-Fresh
4.39/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Lots of hops with bright citrus, berries, tropical fruit, moderate funk, light sourness and oak,

A: Gold color, moderate, fine, white micro-bubbles of head with solid retention.

T: Light bready malt sweetness, coupled with hoppy flavors of citrus, berries and tropical fruit, coupled with a moderately light sourness and semi-dry finish.

M: Medium-light bodied with moderate carbonation.

O: Excellent; the beer has a great balance of hops and wild funky flavors with a moderately light clean sourness that complements well.

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The Frais from de Garde Brewing
Beer rating: 94 out of 100 with 30 ratings