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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 3894) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Cask 200Sante Adairius Rustic Ales6.504.34322-
Fat Tire And Friends Fat Funk AleNew Belgium Brewing5.603.77312-
AmbréeJester King Brewery6.403.98310-
Farmer's Reserve StrawberryAlmanac Beer Co.7.004.06309-
Sour Golden AleBackacre Beermakers7.204.26299-
Samuel Adams American Kriek (Barrel Room Collection)Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)7.003.55296-
Dantalion Dark Wild AleUpland Brewing Company8.503.95289-
CompunctionRussian River Brewing Company5.404.4285-
Cascade Manhattan NWCascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub11.324.24285-
Fat Tire And Friends Fat Sour Apple AleNew Belgium Brewing5.903.64281-
Allagash GhoulschipAllagash Brewing Company6.904.13281-
Fat Tire And Friends Fat Wild AleNew Belgium Brewing6.203.81280-
EnsorcelledThe Rare Barrel5.804.23280-
AnadromousAnchorage Brewing Company8.503.86276-
Cerveza De TempranilloJester King Brewery7.204.17274-
Odell DeConstruction Golden AleOdell Brewing Company10.504.06274-
Hops N' RosesCaptain Lawrence Brewing Co.5.504.07274-
Das Überkind Organic Vieille SaisonJester King Brewery6.504.1272-
Blend LoveUpright Brewing Company5.504.19267-
Passionfruit Petite SourCrooked Stave Artisan Beer Project5.004.14265-
PsychokinesisGrimm Artisanal Ales5.004.17262-
Rainbow DomeGrimm Artisanal Ales5.404.17257-
SueHill Farmstead Brewery7.004.39253-
Little BrettAllagash Brewing Company4.803.93251-
Colour FiveJester King Brewery7.104.19250-
Ojos NegrosRivertown Brewing Co.6.504.0424789
SourrentoThe Bruery7.704.22245-
St. Bretta (Winter)Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project6.803.9242-
RubusBirra Del Borgo5.803.87241-
Red AngelWicked Weed Brewing7.004.48239-
SLOambicFirestone Walker Brewing Co.6.004.45237-
Blueberry Petite SourCrooked Stave Artisan Beer Project5.004.24237-
Flaming FuryCaptain Lawrence Brewing Co.8.004.38235-
AnankeFreetail Brewing Company5.804.15235-
Bière De Blanc Du BoisJester King Brewery6.704.39233-
Katy2nd Shift Brewing5.403.9423385
La TacheThe Ale Apothecary8.504.28232-
Shadows Of Their EyesThe Rare Barrel5.604.08231-
Seven Day Sour, Vert GueuzeTrinity Brewing Company5.003.88231-
MedoraWicked Weed Brewing7.004.29231-
La FosseSide Project Brewing8.004.34230-
TPS ReportTrinity Brewing Company4.803.81224-
La Roja - Grand ReserveJolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales8.004.11223-
WestlySante Adairius Rustic Ales8.504.62221-
Sour OpalFirestone Walker Brewing Co.5.004.23220-
AppreciationSante Adairius Rustic Ales7.204.47217-
Mama Bear's Sour Cherry PieCrooked Stave Artisan Beer Project7.004.28217-
Crooked Stave Petite Sour With Hibiscus And CinnamonCrooked Stave Artisan Beer Project6.004.12217-
Oak TheoryCasey Brewing & Blending5.004.4216-
Wild At HeartBrewery Ommegang8.003.73215-
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