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, pitching into the beer, or gained from various "sour mash" techniques. Regardless of the method, these yeast and/or bacteria leave a mark that should be noticeable to strong, and often contribute a sour and/or funky, wild note. Mixed-fermentation examples will display a range of aromatics, rather than a single dominant character.

ABV: 6.0-10.0% | IBU: 5-30 | Glassware: Tulip

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分 桃 (Fēn Táo) - Sauternes Barrel-AgedJester King Brewery5.2044.3
分 桃 (Fēn Táo)Jester King Brewery6.405154.37
Эль РикFFF Brew7.0000
Константа Диссоциации (Dissociation Constant)Big Village Brewery6.0013.75
КалинаМалинаFFF Brew5.0000
ÆtherOEC Brewing (Ordinem Ecentrici Coctores)6.0023.85
ÆtherOEC Brewing (Ordinem Ecentrici Coctores)6.0064.16
¿Qué Bola? Dry Hopped Wild Ale - Collaboration With Descarga BrewingLincoln's Beard Brewing Co.5.2013.78
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_______GuavaDancing Gnome4.0074.34
______PlumDancing Gnome4.0024.16
______Cherry LimeDancing Gnome4.0063.77
_____PineBerryDancing Gnome4.0023.88
_____PassionfruitDancing Gnome4.0044.4
_____ApricurrantDancing Gnome4.0064.15
____ On the BeachDancing Gnome4.0024.49
[Banished] Viognier SourCrux Fermentation Project11.0024.13
Zymatore AuthenticumOEC Brewing (Ordinem Ecentrici Coctores)5.0014.03
Zwickel Tickler FramboiseBarrel Head Brewhouse5.4000
ZwangerschapsyogaOedipus Brewing4.0012.5
ZuurPruimLogsdon Farmhouse Ales7.20284.32
Zuur RhubarbVibrant Forest Brewery3.5000
Zuur GooseberryVibrant Forest Brewery3.5000
Zuur BuckthornVibrant Forest Brewery3.5000
Zuur BlackberryVibrant Forest Brewery3.5000
ZuurVibrant Forest Brewery3.5000
Zure Van Tildonk BramenBrouwerij Hof Ten Dormaal6.0013.71
Zour Jams: Tangerine CreamsicleLost Tavern Brewing4.9014.39
Zour grapesSeven Stills Brewery and Distillery6.5013.97
Zou Bisou BisouNight Shift Brewing5.3034.13
Zoned Ag (Golden Raspberries)Corralitos Brewing Co.6.0033.72
Zone 6Plan Bee Farm Brewery6.00154.37
Zombieland Double TapKings County Brewers Collective (KCBC)5.5014.16
Zombie Pumpkin PirateBlack Bottle Brewery5.6033.61
ZoltanAustin Beerworks4.5033.99
ZintukiThe Wild Beer Co.7.30103.78
ZinskinFirestone Walker Brewing Co.7.40734.28
ZinkonicDrake's Brewing Co.9.0043.63
Zing TangTallboy and Moose3.8000
ZingSt. Elmo Brewing Co.4.8013
Zils / The Hop Shop - Sour AmbréeBrauhaus Zils3.0013.89
ZilchNovel Brewing Company ? 00
ZestedUrban Family Brewing Co.6.0024
Zest on the BeachFull Circle Brewing Co.7.0000
Zest IntentionsDivine Barrel Brewing5.5014.01
Zest IntentionsDivine Barrel Brewing5.5014.19
ZerothIdle Hands Craft Ales5.2014
Zero To Tooty FruityBlack Bottle Brewery5.7043.76
Zephyr Pina ColadaBrewDog4.6000
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