Thicket As Thieves
Wooden Robot Brewery

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Style:
American Wild Ale
Ranked #486
ABV:
5.1%
Score:
92
Ranked #9,329
Avg:
4.3 | pDev: 10%
Reviews:
1
Ratings:
15
From:
Wooden Robot Brewery
 
North Carolina, United States
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SCORE
92
Outstanding
Notes: At 5.1% ABV, Thicket as Thieves starts life as a sour farmhouse ale brewed entirely with local malt from Riverbend Malt House. It is then re-fermented on over 1 pound per gallon of blackberry puree for a delightfully tart and juicy flavor with a dry finish.
Reviews: 1 | Ratings: 15
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4.31/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Appearance: Arrives with a raspberry jam color (though this is brewed with blackberries) and is capped by a mauve head that leaves a few squiggles behind

Smell: Blackberry puree, with a tart edge

Taste: Fruit forward, with the blackberry puree flavor building in tartness, through the middle; after the swallow, the flavors remain intense, with a dry, oaky finish

Mouthfeel: Medium body with moderate carbonation; somewhat puckery

Overall: This beer clearly benefited from its time in the foeder, as you can taste the oak in the finish; another nice sour from the Wooden Robot team

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Thicket As Thieves from Wooden Robot Brewery
Beer rating: 92 out of 100 with 15 ratings