Cigar City Dos Años Kumquat Berliner Weisse ( FB info)

Discussion in 'South-Atlantic' started by Ravenacht, Jan 18, 2013.

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  1. Ravenacht

    Ravenacht Aspirant (200) Aug 10, 2012 Florida
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    Introducing Dos Años Kumquat Berliner Weisse. A light tart wheat ale with copious amounts of kumquat added. Acidic and immensely refreshing. Clocking in just shy of 4% ABV. On tap in the tasting room and some hitting distribution as well. No growlers for the time being.

    They must not sleep much down at the brewery, they have been pounding out a lot of excellent brews lately.
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  2. gunhaver

    gunhaver Initiate (0) May 27, 2007 Florida

    this beer is absolutely amazing. gonna pound a ton over the next few weeks. it'll be at the BeerAdvocate Extreme Beer Fest

    the name comes from the fact that we mashed in on December 31st, let it sit in the mash tun till January 2nd where we finished it up. tons of kumquats were added in the secondary.
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  3. brewbetter

    brewbetter Initiate (0) Jun 2, 2012 Nauru

    I would love to see a Cigar City Berliner in cans! Do they ever post lists of where they send kegs? I'd like to know what places on the east coast are getting this and Peach IPA.
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  4. dachshunddude86

    dachshunddude86 Initiate (0) Dec 21, 2012 Florida

    I can't wait to try this tonight!
  5. kpanter

    kpanter Aspirant (200) Nov 25, 2012 Florida
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    ^Nice! Trying tomorrow. Cheers everyone! Thanks to CCB for continuing to produce some great brews
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  6. Nicolay3535

    Nicolay3535 Initiate (89) May 1, 2012 Florida
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    It's so yummy
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  7. rholmes

    rholmes Initiate (0) Sep 11, 2012 Florida

    Had this last night (among many others) at CCB. Very, very sour, but if that's what you're into, this is an amazing brew.
  8. Braineater2448

    Braineater2448 Initiate (0) Mar 24, 2012 Florida

    While I thought the beer was tart (as a berliner should be), I wouldn't say it was 'very, very sour'. Oude Tart is sour. Tart of Darkness is sour. Cantillon's are sour. This is refreshingly tart.
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