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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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Style Examples - 101 to 150 (out of 3659) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Hads > Bros
Cascade ElderberryCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub7.754.04318-
Cask 200Sante Adairius Rustic Ales6.504.34316-
AmbréeJester King Brewery6.404308-
Farmer's Reserve StrawberryAlmanac Beer Co.7.004.06297-
Samuel Adams American Kriek (Barrel Room Collection)Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)7.003.55296-
Sour Golden AleBackacre Beermakers7.204.26294-
Dantalion Dark Wild AleUpland Brewing Company8.503.95286-
CompunctionRussian River Brewing Company5.404.4284-
Allagash GhoulschipAllagash Brewing Company6.904.13281-
Odell DeConstruction Golden AleOdell Brewing Company10.504.06274-
Blend LoveUpright Brewing Company5.504.19267-
Pear Bear3 Floyds Brewing Co.7.504.32267-
Das Überkind Organic Vieille SaisonJester King Brewery6.504.1267-
Cerveza De TempranilloJester King Brewery7.204.21266-
Cascade Manhattan NWCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub11.324.24264-
AnadromousAnchorage Brewing Company8.503.86262-
EnsorcelledThe Rare Barrel5.804.22258-
Passionfruit Petite SourCrooked Stave Artisan Beer Project5.004.14257-
PsychokinesisGrimm Artisanal Ales5.004.18251-
SueHill Farmstead Brewery7.004.39249-
Ojos NegrosRivertown Brewing Co.6.504.0324689
Colour FiveJester King Brewery7.104.19244-
St. Bretta (Winter)Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project6.803.9242-
RubusBirra Del Borgo5.803.87240-
SourrentoThe Bruery7.704.22236-
Rainbow DomeGrimm Artisanal Ales5.404.16236-
AnankeFreetail Brewing Company5.804.15234-
La FosseSide Project Brewing8.004.34230-
SLOambicFirestone Walker Brewing Co.6.004.47229-
Shadows Of Their EyesThe Rare Barrel5.604.08229-
Bière De Blanc Du BoisJester King Brewery6.704.39229-
Red AngelWicked Weed Brewing7.004.48228-
La TacheThe Ale Apothecary8.504.27226-
Seven Day Sour, Vert GueuzeTrinity Brewing Company5.003.88225-
TPS ReportTrinity Brewing Company4.803.81223-
La Roja - Grand ReserveJolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales8.004.11223-
Katy2nd Shift Brewing5.403.9422385
Medora Berry SourWicked Weed Brewing7.004.3219-
Sour OpalFirestone Walker Brewing Co.5.004.23216-
Crooked Stave Petite Sour With Hibiscus And CinnamonCrooked Stave Artisan Beer Project6.004.13215-
R&D Wild BitterNew Glarus Brewing Company10.00421390
Wild At HeartBrewery Ommegang8.003.74213-
Mama Bear's Sour Cherry PieCrooked Stave Artisan Beer Project7.004.26212-
Green MonsterDeschutes Brewery7.303.66211-
Eternal SunshineAl's of Hampden / Pizza Boy Brewing5.204.13210-
Allagash AvancéAllagash Brewing Company10.803.97208-
AppreciationSante Adairius Rustic Ales7.204.47208-
Citra SourAlmanac Beer Co.7.004.25206-
WestlySante Adairius Rustic Ales8.504.61203-
Little BrettAllagash Brewing Company4.803.89201-
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