Serendipity | New Glarus Brewing Company

Your Rating: None
Want it   Got it 
SerendipitySerendipity
BA SCORE
4.35/5
Outstanding
2,908 Ratings
SerendipitySerendipity
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company
Wisconsin, United States
newglarusbrewing.com

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Severe Drought, we shared the farmer’s horror as Wisconsin’s cherry crop failed! Dan bought what cherries he could. The Apple crop fared better. Then joy! A grand Wisconsin cranberry harvest. What will Dan brew with Apples, Cranberries and Cherries? Oh my! You hold the happy accident of Wisconsin’s favorite fruit aged in oak with an almost magical wild fermentation. Serendipity is a wondrous celebration that sparkles your senses and dances across your palate. A kaleidoscope of flavor discovered by accident in a sour ale!

Cheers to the unexpected.

Added by Lemke10 on 10-15-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#369
Reviews:
310
Ratings:
2,908
pDev:
9.43%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
554
Gots:
769
Trade:
94
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 2,908 |  Reviews: 310
Photo of dheldman
2.75/5  rDev -36.8%

Photo of parrotheadcubs
2.75/5  rDev -36.8%

Photo of stompilator
2.85/5  rDev -34.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of NuclearRich
2.85/5  rDev -34.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Quick notes at a little bottle share at Mikro, Hamden CT

A. Cranberry red, no head no retention 3.25
S. Sweet, apple and cran without a lot of cherry . 3.75
T. Apple cranberry. Sweet. Too sweet. 2.25
M. Good body, maybe could use more carb3
O. Too sweet. As Mike said as he shared this with me: if you put it in little cardboard boxes and stuck a straw in it, you could feed it to the little ones. Goood to cut a berliner wiesse though! 2.75

 442 characters

Photo of hitman0626
2.92/5  rDev -32.9%

Photo of JB62
2.95/5  rDev -32.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of csmartin6
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of mhenson42
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of dcisco44
3/5  rDev -31%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of BGsWo22
3/5  rDev -31%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of basickness
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of harrylee773
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of ianw87
3/5  rDev -31%

This beer was too sweet for me. But, I see how people would like it.

68 characters

Photo of Dmmflys
3/5  rDev -31%

too much cherry for me

22 characters

Photo of ejimhof
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of anteater
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of JDM44
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of yourefragile
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of StoughtonGuy
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of nguasta2
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of cl3
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of Satan70
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of jreindl
3/5  rDev -31%

Photo of wisrarebeer
3.24/5  rDev -25.5%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

$9.99 from my local Pick 'n Save grocery store

A: brilliant rosy-red color, billowing light pink head, clear, head dissipated quickly
S: fruit and malt
T: cloying, cough syrupy sweet, pronounced fruitiness that is appealing but more on the order of a sweet soda, no funk or wildness although bottle states wild fermentation, no noticeable oak
M: rounded but cloying and too heavy from sweetness

 395 characters

Photo of joel66
3.25/5  rDev -25.3%

Serendipity from New Glarus Brewing Company
Beer rating: 4.35 out of 5 with 2,908 ratings