Tartare Rouge | Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bear Republic Brewing Co.
California, United States
bearrepublic.com

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
Released from Foeder Number Two in our spontaneous ale program, Tartare Rouge is a sour red ale fermented using only airborne wild yeast and bacteria native to Alexander Valley in Sonoma County.

Added by SkiBum22 on 03-01-2014

BEER STATS
Reviews:
16
Ratings:
191
Avg:
4.02
pDev:
9.7%
 
 
Wants:
12
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14
For Trade:
0
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Tartar rouge "American wild red ale" 6.0% on tap at the brewpub in Healdsburg.

Deep amber with a decent head but minimal lacing.

Aroma. Floral and tart sour ale.

Moderately complex and tart; not significantly bitter. Very fruity with ripe soft fruits.

Feel: Medium body. Low but adequate carbonation.

O: quote nice and recommended, but not up with the Russian River Supplication from earlier today.

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SOUR. Tasty barrel notes peaking through, a little musty, a little woody, but then the acidity and sourness take the reigns again. It'll satisfy the sour lover, but the acidicty get a touch rough by the end of the glass.

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Tartare Rouge from Bear Republic Brewing Co.
4.02 out of 5 based on 191 ratings.
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