Silhouette
Hudson Valley Brewery

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Style:
Wild Ale
Ranked #156
ABV:
8%
Score:
95
Ranked #3,152
Avg:
4.45 | pDev: 4.27%
Reviews:
6
Ratings:
29
From:
Hudson Valley Brewery
 
New York, United States
Avail:
Rotating/Seasonal
Wants
  7
Gots
  1
SCORE
95
World-Class
Notes:
Brunch style sour ale dry hopped with hallertau blanc and conditioned on tangerines.
Reviews: 6 | Ratings: 29 | Log in to view all ratings and sort
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KettleBellFreak from Tennessee

4.62/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

Holy hell am i lucky to have got a crowler of this to myself.

Literally the most gorgeous orange juice appearance with pure, bright white foam.

Slight hoppy and grassy smell. With weak tangerine smell. Was a little skeptical of how it may play out.

Perfectly tart mimosa is what this tastes like. Pillowy carbonation makes it perfectly smoothe.

Wow i wish i had 30 of these.

Sep 28, 2018
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swenny916 from Illinois

4.42/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a 12 ounce can. Pours a thick yellow color with hardly any head to speak of. Smell is sour grapefruit. Taste is a tart orange, very nice. It's a smooth beer and a nice sour. I don't see the IPA at all, but it's a real good mimosa-style beer.

Jul 16, 2018
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Boccu from New York

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours yellow straw in color with a small white head. Nice white head. No real lacing aroma of tangerine. Taste is really refreshing with a tangerine tones from start to finish. Hudson Valley is doing some really cool sours. They’re changing my mind on sours.

Jan 29, 2018
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knicks19947 from New York

4.5/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Enjoyed the crap out of this one. Labeled as a sour brunch stlye ipa and man did it deliver. Tastes like a moderatly tart mimosa. Absolutely delicious.

Oct 03, 2017
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Omnium from Pennsylvania

4.69/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

On tap at the brewery and round 2 from a crowler.
A- completely cloudy orange gold with a two finger fizzy white head that dissipates quickly. Looks like straight up orange juice.
S- Aroma is orange, grapefruit tons of tangerine, some wild berry, hints of lemon, mild hop notes, some hints of funky yeast, champagne.
T- So awesome and juicy, tons of tangerine and orange, very light hint of sour white grape, very light hoppiness, very light wild funkiest going on. Just juice.
M- Clean and lightly tart, light in body extremely fresh and crisp, refreshing.
O- the only sour I have ever enjoyed. I could crush thus ll day every day.

Sep 11, 2017
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CraftFan5 from New Jersey

4.78/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 3 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4 | overall: 5

Didn't really know what to expect here, but the description on the menu said tart, so I gave it a whirl. And man, am I glad I did. This was maybe the brightest, juiciest sour I've ever had, much more of a sour than a DIPA. If they bottled this up I would buy all of it.

Mar 30, 2017
Silhouette from Hudson Valley Brewery
Beer rating: 95 out of 100 with 29 ratings