Telekinesis
Grimm Artisanal Ales

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From:
Grimm Artisanal Ales
 
New York, United States
Style:
Wild Ale
Ranked #226
ABV:
5.2%
Score:
94
Ranked #2,365
Avg:
4.24 | pDev: 6.13%
Reviews:
51
Ratings:
199
Status:
Active
Rated:
Oct 30, 2021
Added:
Feb 02, 2015
Wants:
  43
Gots:
  49
SCORE
94
Outstanding
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Notes: Telekinesis is a hoppy, tart, and smashable American wild ale fermented with a mixed culture of yeast and spontaneous microbes. Mosaic, Citra, and Falconer’s Flight hops contribute peachy, tropical hop character. Lightly toasted white oak spirals lend subtle tannin structure, while our no-boil process leaves a puckering hint of raw sourdough.
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Rated: 4.15 by AD17 from New Jersey

Oct 30, 2021
 
Rated: 4.25 by PaleAleWalt from New York

Sep 19, 2021
 
Rated: 4.25 by caffeinelogic from New York

Sep 07, 2021
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Reviewed by WunderLlama from Massachusetts

4.4/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
Canned on 1.27.20, opened 3.15.20, poured into a tulip

One finger white small bubbled foam cap, good retention, good lacings settles to a foamy layer over a translucent pale yellow liquid with small streams of microcarbonation

Aroma is yeast, oak,

taste is tart, lemony, oak, sour apples

Low sudsing, tart, crisp mouthfeel

Good beer
Mar 15, 2020
 
Rated: 4.35 by kush0687 from Connecticut

Mar 08, 2020
 
Rated: 4.1 by hoponit from New York

Feb 24, 2020
 
Rated: 3.48 by bearriots

Feb 20, 2020
 
Rated: 4.35 by ThatAmateurBeerDrinker from New York

Apr 25, 2019
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Reviewed by Delli555 from Massachusetts

4.7/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75
One of the best Grimm beers. This and Psychokinesis are two most similar beers they make, and both are among the smoothest beers you will ever drink. Light it flavor and taste, but delicate notes make it well balanced in flavor and taste without strong tastes or scent that might be liked by some and not others. If you like a good sour, you will certainly like this beer, as it really doesn't get much better than this beer.
Sep 26, 2018
 
Rated: 4.6 by SkeletonBitch from New York

Jul 10, 2018
 
Rated: 4.49 by JNPIII127 from New York

Jun 12, 2018
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Reviewed by Porchsitter from North Carolina

4.72/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75
Poured into a wine glass per bottle instructions on a warm night watching a ballgame. Pour was light and hazy with small amount of head. The taste was refreshing, tarty, and light. Outstanding. Will definitely be revisiting this beer in the future.
Apr 23, 2018
 
Rated: 4.25 by RMW66 from Australia

Feb 21, 2018
 
Rated: 4.35 by peterpunk15 from Massachusetts

Feb 16, 2018
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Reviewed by metter98 from New York

4.11/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5
A: The beer is relatively clear yellow in color and has a moderate amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a short bright white head that died down, leaving a thin film of bubbles covering the surface and a narrow collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light aromas of sour lemons and peaches are present in the nose.
T: The taste follows the smell, having a moderate amount of sourness with notes of lemons and hints of peaches.
M: It feels a bit more than light-bodied and rather tart on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is very refreshing. It would make for a good selection on a hot summer day.

Serving type: bottle
Feb 16, 2018
 
Rated: 4.09 by chriswjr from Massachusetts

Feb 09, 2018
 
Rated: 4.38 by festizio from California

Feb 09, 2018
 
Rated: 4.05 by probert from New York

Jan 20, 2018
 
Rated: 4.16 by BAsbill from California

Jan 08, 2018
 
Rated: 4.29 by dudd from New York

Jan 03, 2018
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Reviewed by fitzy84 from Massachusetts

4.04/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4
Bought a bottle at Ryan and Caseys in Greenfield. Beer pours with a murky, medium color straw yellow appearance with no head. Aromas include various citrus aromas, but could mostly smell very ripe orange. Bittersweet with some good orange and lemon balance. Nice and crisp carbonation. Overall, great smells and taste and an exceptional mouthfeel.
Jan 01, 2018
 
Rated: 4.31 by Biggiekrock627 from Maryland

Dec 29, 2017
 
Rated: 4.34 by LeftHanded666 from New York

Dec 19, 2017
 
Rated: 4.31 by afroskully from New York

Dec 16, 2017
 
Rated: 4.43 by BEERdedCharmer from New York

Dec 10, 2017
 
Rated: 4.06 by Theogre83 from Kansas

Dec 03, 2017
 
Rated: 4.25 by AlvinLin from New York

Nov 07, 2017
 
Rated: 4.4 by Phineasco from Massachusetts

Aug 04, 2017
 
Rated: 4.19 by Allurex from Kansas

Jun 05, 2017
 
Rated: 4.26 by dt_gbpackersfan from Missouri

May 20, 2017
 
Rated: 4.25 by WesMantooth from Ohio

Apr 20, 2017
 
Rated: 4 by Jhfinn from New York

Apr 09, 2017
 
Rated: 4.39 by brbrocc from New York

Apr 09, 2017
 
Rated: 4.05 by SadMachine from New Jersey

Mar 31, 2017
 
Rated: 4.31 by kevindp9 from Arizona

Jan 19, 2017
 
Rated: 4.17 by TheLefty1616 from New York

Jan 15, 2017
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Reviewed by njcraftguy from New Jersey

4.71/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75
One of the best sours I've had in quite awhile. Nice color and aroma with just the right funk/sour to it. Not overwhelming - nice and tasty. Super drinkable especially on a warm day. Fantastic brew - so much flavor. Just wish Grimm's brews were more available. Hopefully with the new brewery that will happen.
Jan 09, 2017
 
Rated: 4.33 by Nunya from Ohio

Dec 31, 2016
 
Rated: 4.3 by baklo from North Carolina

Dec 24, 2016
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Reviewed by c_tails from New York

4/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
had on tap at Mission Dolores in 10oz wine-shaped glass

pours - cloudy straw yellow

smells - sour fruits, citrus, floral, slightly bready

taste - tart and tangy. grimm describes one flavor as raw sourdough and i totally get that in the sip. tart fruitiness upfront, a lower amount of hops than i expected, and that sour bread at the end.

overall - perhaps not my favorite sour offering. a little too tangy and lemony, it felt slightly off balance in a way that other sours i've tried that spike the tongue with tartness and are fruity and dry, but balance that tanginess better.
Dec 16, 2016
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