Fritter & Waste
Newgrass Brewing Company

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From:
Newgrass Brewing Company
 
North Carolina, United States
Style:
Fruited Kettle Sour
ABV:
6%
Score:
Needs more ratings
Avg:
4.18 | pDev: 13.16%
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
3
Status:
Active
Rated:
Jan 03, 2022
Added:
Sep 25, 2020
Wants:
  1
Gots:
  0
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Notes: Apple fritter sour ale with apple purée, bourbon-fired cinnamon sticks, and yellow cake batter.

Collaboration with our homies at Divine Barrel Brewing in Charlotte, NC.
Recent ratings and reviews.
 
Rated: 4.01 by BMBCLT from South Carolina

Jan 03, 2022
 
Rated: 3.05 by RochefortChris from North Carolina

Jul 09, 2021
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Reviewed by brentk56 from North Carolina

4.31/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Appearance: Pours a cloudy honey coor with a very fizzy three fingers of foam that slowly settles; strips and dots of lacing

Smell: The apple fritter elements come through in the aroma though the tartness is apparent enough that it is clearly a sour; the Bourbon-fired cinnamon is a unique but subtle component

Taste: The apple fritter is more subtle on the palate than the aroma as the sour elements are more prominent; the Bourbon-fired aspect of the cinnamon flavor is lost in the sour tones, however, and I cannot find it as I did in the aroma; the finish is clearly tart with the sweeter elements receding

Mouthfeel: Medium to full body with moderate carbonation

Overall: Been a while since I have tried anything from Newgrass and I hadn't yet noticed all the work they were doing in pastry sours - worth checking them out
Jul 09, 2021
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Reviewed by Tony210 from New Jersey

4.44/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
Pours cloudy and medium yellow, very thick for the style and abv, minimal head. Smells like orange juice and a hint of yellow cake. Flavor is apple up front mixed with light cinnamon. Cake batter is prominent and delicious. Light carbonation and very thick body. Overall a fantastic beer, so glad I got to try it.

5/20/21
16 oz can dated 2/12/21
4.5 rating
May 21, 2021
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Reviewed by P3stoulig from Louisiana

4.67/5  rDev +11.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75
Pours a hazy and turbid orange with a pinky finger frothy head. You can also see what appears to be apple floaties. To the nose, you get a faint sense of sweet sugar cinnamon. The very sweet taste includes apples, cinnamon, and slight yellow cake batter. It feels very full with a slight to medium thickness. Good sense of effervescence present as well. Overall a really good crafted sour. The flavor has a good balance and definitely leaves you wanting more.
Jan 03, 2021
 
Rated: 4.57 by DVMin98 from North Carolina

Sep 26, 2020
Fritter & Waste from Newgrass Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.18 out of 5 with 6 ratings