Colorado Treasures

Discussion in 'Mountain' started by soughtbygod, Jan 29, 2013.

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  1. poonamibaxter

    poonamibaxter Aspirant (250) Jun 26, 2007 Colorado
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    Very cool of you but completely unnecessary. You make solid beers, I didn't enjoy this one. It's not like y'all had anything to do with Holidale or anything, so I'm still a fan.
     
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  2. imperialbeerdude

    imperialbeerdude Initiate (0) Feb 5, 2012 Colorado

    picked one up and got the same weird flavors, sucked I got an infected one,
     
  3. vurt

    vurt Zealot (595) Apr 11, 2004 Oregon
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    The first bottle I tried (early March) had a little unexpected funkiness to it, but was still a very tasty beer. The second bottle, which I opened about a month and a half later, was a mess. You could hardly taste the beer underneath a funk that was like slightly tart rotting lettuce. Bleh. Glad to hear that Elevation has identified the likely source for the problem. I'll give 'em another chance.
     
  4. Prospero

    Prospero Savant (916) Jul 27, 2010 Colorado
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    Had this during the Masters weekend, and thought it was weak on the barrel, tasted a little like a standard RIS with very very little oak and vanilla coming through, on the flip side had Ctayt immediately after and it was as full bodied and loaded with flavor for a BA stout as one could expect. Good stuff from Elevation, but probably needed more time in the barrel. No infection to report though.
     
  5. Kuester

    Kuester Initiate (0) May 14, 2012 Colorado

    Elevation posted on Facebook that False Summit, the BA Quad, should be hitting soon. I agree that Oil Man coulda used more time, hoping to find a little more barrel in this one.
     
  6. Prospero

    Prospero Savant (916) Jul 27, 2010 Colorado
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  7. denver10

    denver10 Poo-Bah (1,926) Nov 17, 2010 New Mexico

    What is 7437?

    As for Oil Man, I was fortunate that I was able to try it on tap fresh and though it was great. No issues with barrel influence either, I remember it definitely being there.
     
  8. ssteigerwald

    ssteigerwald Aspirant (248) Mar 4, 2010 Colorado
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    Double IPA, tap room sales only.
     
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