Porch Beer
Arrowood Farms

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From:
Arrowood Farms
 
New York, United States
Style:
Wild Ale
Ranked #702
ABV:
4.8%
Score:
88
Ranked #13,873
Avg:
3.98 | pDev: 5.03%
Ratings:
17
Status:
Active
Rated:
Jun 04, 2022
Added:
Mar 18, 2018
Wants:
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SCORE
88
Very Good
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Notes: Bright and tart with a bit of funk - this beer is made to enjoy all year round.
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4.01 by SpaethJam from New York on Jun 04, 2022
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4.41/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5
by Antg8989 from New Jersey

Surprised this isn't in the 90s. Aroma is close to a Belgian, but taste us absolutely phenomenal. Complex, but clean, crisp and smooth. Barnyard characteristics happening. Flavor is pleasantly tart- grassy, lemony, a little earthy. Simple but interesting. Carbonation is right where it should be. Not really dry or sweet. Finishes wonderfully. Hard to not keep sipping Guess that's why they call it porch beer.

Apr 23, 2022
 
3.71 by TMoney2591 from Illinois on Feb 25, 2022
 
4 by Shan-man from New Jersey on Jan 15, 2022
 
4.05 by mdfb79 from New York on Sep 12, 2021
 
4.24 by ummswimmin from New Jersey on Aug 08, 2021
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4.24/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25
by DrStiffington from New Jersey

Love wild ales and never see them in cans. Random find in my local store. Pours a straw color, slight haze. Slight barnyard funk going on in the nose. Great tart, funk taste. Great wild ale at a great price.

Jul 02, 2021
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4.06/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
by Act25 from New Jersey

3d Review. My first of brewer in Accord (near NewPaltz) mid-Hudson NY.
a) hazy bright pale yellow, typial farmhouse fizzy, thin, ringlet head.
s) lemony, funky, fertile, grain, fresh. Outdoors, earth.
t) akin to a wit or a saison, bright, but something more along the lines of grass and under porch funk, mossy.
f) Summer porch free and refreshing perfection.
o) Perhaps it's imagined but tastes and feels so fresh and original.

May 18, 2021
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3.93/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
by Billolick from New York

Tall can with some nonsensical numbers printed on the bottom.

Pours near clear, typical lighter, near golden amber, a few minimal and quickly departing bubbles, but no film, collar or lacing to be seen.

Slight whiff of hard candy on the sniff.

About medium tart, with bright lemony notes...super dry finish...Im not getting any of the elusive bit of "funk" that the writing on the can promises.

Decent wild/sour offering. If ya like the style, as I do, this is worth a try...would be nice with peppery salads, spicy foods and funky cheese...nice summery beer with BBQ perhaps.

Feb 02, 2021
 
3.98 by Jsalz21 from New Jersey on Aug 09, 2020
 
3.92 by caffeinelogic from New York on Aug 04, 2020
 
3.54 by socon67 from New York on Jan 13, 2020
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3.95/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4
by dbrauneis from North Carolina

A: Pours a hazy bright pale yellow in color with light to moderate amounts of fine active visible carbonation rising along the edges of the glass and moderate lemon yellow + bright yellow + straw yellow colored highlights. The beer has a finger tall fizzy foamy white head that quickly reduces to a small to medium sized patch of very thin film and a very thin ring at the edges of the glass. Minimal amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Just shy of moderate aromas of lemon citrus lacto with a light amount of funkiness over the top of very light aromas of wheat + pale malts with minimal amounts of sweetness.

T: Upfront there are very light flavors of wheat + pale malts with minimal amounts of sweetness. That is followed by moderate flavors of lemon citrus lacto with a light amount of funkiness. There is a light amount of tartness/sourness that lingers through the finish.

M: Light bodied with light to moderate amounts of carbonation. Crisp with a hint of acidic prickliness.

O: Easy to drink with well hidden alcohol and a nice tart crisp refreshing mouthfeel. Enjoyable and would be perfect when sitting outside on a hot summer afternoon. Love the light funkiness.

Dec 06, 2019
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3.81/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75
by metter98 from New York

On-tap at The Greats of Craft, New York, NY

A: The beer is a little hazy yellow in color and poured with no head whatsoever.
S: Light aromas of sour funk are present in the nose.
T: The taste follows the smell but has a stronger amount of sourness along with bits of funk.
M: It feels light- to medium-bodied on the palate and has a low to moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This is a simple sour that has a bit of funk to it.

Serving type: on-tap

Oct 17, 2019
 
3.87 by AdamZoltowski from New York on Jul 22, 2019
 
4.09 by tobelerone from New Jersey on Sep 03, 2018
 
3.91 by acurtis from New Jersey on Mar 18, 2018
Porch Beer from Arrowood Farms
Beer rating: 88 out of 100 with 17 ratings