Allagash FV 13 | Allagash Brewing Company

Allagash FV 13Allagash FV 13
BA SCORE
4.28/5
759 Ratings
Allagash FV 13Allagash FV 13
BEER INFO

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

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 8.90%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
FV 13 marks our first venture into the world of foudre beers. Foudres are giant oak tanks used for aging (this one holds 2700 gallons.) FV 13 is a blend of wild yeast and bacteria, a base beer with lots of malt character, and about four years of patience.

Added by Jason on 01-09-2013

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#725
Reviews:
119
Ratings:
759
pDev:
9.11%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
164
Gots:
217
Trade:
23
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A: Pours a brown amber color with a one finger off white head that dissipates to sudsy lacing.
S: Sweet cherry, plum, oak, funk.
T: Tart cherry, plum, vinegar, funk.
M: medium body, light puckering, and dry.
O: I would have liked a little more puckering sourness.

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Allagash FV 13 from Allagash Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.28 out of 5 with 759 ratings
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