Barrel Aged Ornette | Right Proper Brewing Company - Shaw Brewpub

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Right Proper Brewing Company - Shaw Brewpub
District of Columbia, United States
rightproperbrewery.com

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.30%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by DavidHume on 03-08-2014

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
6
Reviews:
2
Avg:
4.25
pDev:
14.59%
 
 
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Ratings: 6 |  Reviews: 2
Reviews by starrdogg:
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3.5/5  rDev -17.6%

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4/5  rDev -5.9%

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4.54/5  rDev +6.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Their standard Ornette grisette aged for two months in New Columbia Ginavit barrels which previously held Laird's Apple Brandy.

A: Straw gold, hazy, with a white and fluffy head.

S: Hints of sour apple, lemon, dill, and old hay.

T: Ornette, only smoother around the edges. A little bit of spice and the slightest hint of herbal hops are washed away by vanilla, apple, and a bit of lemony acidity. Perfectly balanced.

M: Effervescent, yet full.

O: A subtle use of a barrel that doesn't try to kill your palate with spirit flavors, but instead supports the beer and helps to mutually showcase the beer and the barrel. Very good work.

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4/5  rDev -5.9%

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4.27/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Tap at Right Proper. From notes.

A - Poured light golden with two fingers of white head. No visible carbonation, spotty lace and a film of retention.

S - Yeast, wood, honey, wheat. Light and sweet aromas. Nice.

T - Sweet grain, wheat, honey, apple, vanilla. Quite a lovely aroma that I wasn't expecting at all. Subtle and soft aromas.

M - Super smooth, nice carbonation that was mild, light body.

O/D - Pleasant and drinkable. Well crafted. The barrel does a nice, yet subtle job of adding complexity to the beer. Quite a lovely little beer they've produced here.

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3/5  rDev -29.4%

Barrel Aged Ornette from Right Proper Brewing Company - Shaw Brewpub
4.25 out of 5 based on 6 ratings.
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