Coolship Resurgam | Allagash Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Allagash Brewing Company
Maine, United States
allagash.com

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.30%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Coolship Resurgam is a blend of both old and young unfruited spontaneous beer. The name comes from the motto of our fair city, Portland, Me. It means "I shall rise again". Coolship Resurgam won a Silver medal at the 2010 GABF.

a blend of this one-, two-, and three-year old spontaneously fermented beer. The finished beer has aromas of apricot, lemon zest, and candied fruit. Notes of tropical fruit and flavors of funk lead to a clean, tart and dry finish.

Added by gregc on 06-02-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#238
Reviews:
97
Ratings:
820
pDev:
7.45%
Bros Score:
4.5
 
 
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4.5/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of pmarlowe
4.27/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

2017 release.

A: Pours medium pale with some orange tint, a half finger of very fine, bright white head. Pretty good retention and minimal lacing. Champagne-like bubbles.

S: Orange flesh with moderate smoke/char (?), light floral and funk.

T: Pretty floral with some light citrus and moderate funk to round things out on a long finish. A little smoke. Moderate pucker that’s balanced by the other elements. Pretty dry.

M: Medium-light body with medium, somewhat prickly carbonation.

O: Pretty tasty, floral-ish funky/sour beer. Nice hot weather beer.

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4.25/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.5/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.49/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Tony210
4.49/5  rDev +1.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours light straw with light foamy head, loads of microbubbles. Very aromatic, strong aromas of funk, apricot, lemon. Very tasty, tart and funky, crisp, dry finish. Efverescent mouthfeel. Overall a very enjoyable beer.

4/25/18
500ml bottle dated 1/19/15
Purchased at brewery 9/23/17
4.5 rating

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4.53/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

BOD 072711

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4.41/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.6/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

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4.31/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.39/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.57/5  rDev +3.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.44/5  rDev +0.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.41/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.75/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

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4.46/5  rDev +0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

375mL bottle, latest batch, drank on 3/14/2018

look-hazy bright golden yellow with a lot of carb and head, minimal lacing
smell- apple, lemons, oak, green grapes and almost a champagne-like nose and semi earthy
taste-follows the nose quite a bit with a nice funk additive on top
feel-medium tartness which comes a little surprising, very crisp, medium body especially for a sour and quite dry

overall this was fantastic. fruits aren't needed to make a wild ale delicious and this was a terrific example by one of the best in the world.

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4.66/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.42/5  rDev -0.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

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4.21/5  rDev -5%
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4.65/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.02/5  rDev -9.3%
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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Coolship Resurgam from Allagash Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.43 out of 5 with 820 ratings