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American Wild Ale

Sometimes Belgian influenced, American Wild Ales are beers that are introduced to "wild" yeast or bacteria, such as: Brettanomyces (Brettanomyces Bruxellensis, Brettanomyces Lambicus or Brettanomyces Anomolus), Pediococcus or Lactobacillus. This introduction may occur from oak barrels that have been previously inoculated, pitched into the beer, or gained from various "sour mash" techniques. Regardless of which and how, these little creatures often leave a funky calling card that can be quite strange, interesting, pleasing to many, but also often deemed as undesirable by many.

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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
SupplicationRussian River Brewing Company7.004.56,168100
ConsecrationRussian River Brewing Company10.004.415,149-
TemptationRussian River Brewing Company7.504.413,60499
SanctificationRussian River Brewing Company6.754.32,683-
BeatificationRussian River Brewing Company5.504.472,565-
Sour In The RyeThe Bruery7.804.232,441-
Tart Of DarknessThe Bruery7.004.162,390-
Lips Of Faith - Le TerroirNew Belgium Brewing7.504.272,30784
LolitaGoose Island Beer Co.9.004.052,082-
La RojaJolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales7.203.991,968-
Cascade Apricot AleCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub8.504.271,701-
Atrial RubiciteJester King Brewery5.804.521,641-
Cascade Sang NoirCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub9.504.411,570-
JulietGoose Island Beer Co.8.004.191,555-
Cuvee De TommeThe Lost Abbey11.004.171,187-
Dogpatch SourAlmanac Beer Co.7.504.161,106-
Oude Tart With Sour CherriesThe Bruery7.504.361,101-
Framboise De AmorosaThe Lost Abbey7.004.291,087-
Bottleworks XIIThe Bruery8.004.271,026-
RiservaWeyerbacher Brewing Co.11.403.981,011100
Framboise For A CureRussian River Brewing Company6.504.33992-
Sour In The Rye With KumquatsThe Bruery7.604.32979-
PentagramSurly Brewing Company6.664.15970-
Cable CarThe Lost Abbey7.004.49947-
Black Angel Cherry SourWicked Weed Brewing6.604.12914-
West AshleySante Adairius Rustic Ales7.304.47905-
Funky Gold MosaicPrairie Artisan Ales6.504.18897-
The WandererThe Bruery8.004.29886-
Cascade Sang RoyalCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub9.354.32880-
Cascade NoyauxCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub8.504.35876-
Cascade The VineCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub9.734.13859-
Cascade Blueberry AleCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub7.334.14858-
Valley Of The Heart's DelightAlmanac Beer Co.7.004.27798-
Boxer's RevengeJester King Brewery10.204.12771-
Lips Of Faith - Tart LycheeNew Belgium Brewing7.503.92761-
Nocturn ChrysalisJester King Brewery5.904.25759-
Samuel Adams Stony Brook Red (Barrel Room Collection)Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)9.003.85756-
Sans PagaieThe Bruery5.804.09730-
Agrestic #002 American Wild Red AleFirestone Walker Brewing Co.6.604.18727-
Allagash FV 13Allagash Brewing Company8.904.25711-
Allagash Midnight BrettAllagash Brewing Company7.303.92707-
FriekOdell Brewing Company6.504.0370388
Funk Metal Sour Barrel-Aged StoutJester King Brewery7.004.18698-
Farmer's Reserve PluotAlmanac Beer Co.7.004.15694-
Lips Of Faith - Eric's AleNew Belgium Brewing7.004.06693-
Cascade Vlad The Imp AlerCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub10.604.19689-
Raspberry SourAvery Brewing Company6.504.11685-
Aunt SallyLagunitas Brewing Company5.703.8367380
Oblivion Sour RedWicked Weed Brewing8.704.16667-
Allagash NancyAllagash Brewing Company6.304.22661-
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