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Blue Owl Spirit Animal Sour Pale Ale
Blue Owl Spirit Animal Sour Pale Ale
Blue Owl Spirit Animal Sour Pale Ale

Blue Owl Brewing – Pioneers of Sour Mashed Beers

As a self-processed sour beer freak, I was stoked when Blue Owl Brewing opened its doors in my home town of Austin, and recently had the opportunity to meet up with their head brewer and president, Jeff Young, to discuss their ...
 
 
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boucanee
boucanee
boucanee

Bayou Teche LA 31 Boucanee

Bayou Teche LA 31 Boucanee Cherry-Wood Smoked Wheat Ale Smooth and smoky with hints of dark fruit and mild sweet malt. Brewed with house cherry-wood smoked wheat malt.
 
 
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La Roja Jolly Pumpkin red
La Roja Jolly Pumpkin red
La Roja Jolly Pumpkin red

Jolly Pumpkin La Roja Sour Red Ale Review

Jolly Pumpkin La Roja Sour Red Ale Review Pours a red-amber color.  Brewed in the tradition of a Flanders Style sour ale.  Notes of earthy wood, sour fruit, spice, and light caramel. Complex flavors marry together nicely with a...

 
 
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Alpine Duet
Alpine Duet
Alpine Duet

Alpine Beer Company Duet IPA Review

Alpine Beer Company Duet IPA Review Brewed in the style of an American West Coast IPA. Pours a pale orange color with a frothy white head. Aromas of tangerine, peach, and pine.  Medium-bodied with a creamy mouthfeel and citrusy...
 
 
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Community Wit Dallas
Community Wit Dallas
Community Wit Dallas

Community Witbier

Community Witbier Brewed in the style of a Belgian Wit. Pours a hazy pale yellow color with a bright and frothy white head. Aromas of fresh wheat, citrus, and Belgian yeast. Medium-light bodied with citrus, mild spice, and fres...
 
 
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sour pale ale Austin
sour pale ale Austin
sour pale ale Austin

Blue Owl Brewing Little Boss

Blue Owl Brewing Little Boss Sour Wheat Beer Sour mashed session wheat beer. Crisp and refreshing with a pleasant tartness. Reminescent of a Berliner Weisse style.  

 
 
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crooked stave surette farmhouse ale
crooked stave surette farmhouse ale
crooked stave surette farmhouse ale

Crooked Stave Surette

Crooked Stave Surette Brewed in the style of a Barrel-Aged Sour Farmhouse Provision Ale. Brewed with malted barley, wheat, oats, rye, and spelt. Pours a deep golden color with a thin frothy head. Aromas of sour fruit, oak, vani...
 
 
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cascade apricot sour ale
cascade apricot sour ale
cascade apricot sour ale

Cascade Brewing Sour Apricot Ale Review

Cascade Brewing Sour Apricot Ale Review Brewed in the style of an American Barrel-Aged Sour Apricot Beer. A blend of sour blonde beers aged for 12 months in oak, then aged for an additional 8 months with apricots. Pours orange ...
 
 
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midnight sun hop dog double wheat ipa
midnight sun hop dog double wheat ipa
midnight sun hop dog double wheat ipa

Midnight Sun Hop Dog Double Wheat IPA

Midnight Sun Hop Dog Double Wheat IPA Strong American Wheat Ale, heavily hopped, with intense bitterness, and refreshing wheat beer character. Medium-bodied. Crisp finish with very high hop bitterness. Seasonal July-Summer rele...

 
 
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jolly pumpkin biere de mars
jolly pumpkin biere de mars
jolly pumpkin biere de mars

Jolly Pumpkin Biere de Mars Review

Jolly Pumpkin Biere de Mars Review Brewed in the style of a Biere de Garde. Pours an orange-amber color with a frothy white head. Earthy notes with some spice, and lemon. Medium-body with a nice tart sourness. Flavors of oak an...
 
 
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Peche mortel coffee stout
Peche mortel coffee stout
Peche mortel coffee stout

Péché Mortel Russian Imperial Coffee Stout Review

Péché Mortel Russian Imperial Coffee Stout Review  Pours a deep black color.  Coffee and dark chocolate aromas.  Rich and dense with strong roasted flavors.  Full-bodied and velvety smooth. An intense and complex beer. Brewed w...
 
 
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Left Hand SmokeJumper Smoked Imperial Porter
Left Hand SmokeJumper Smoked Imperial Porter
Left Hand SmokeJumper Smoked Imperial Porter

Left Hand Smokejumper Review

Left Hand Smokejumper Review Pours dark brown-black with a thick foamy head. Thick and smoky, with notes of molasses, and toasted malt. Hops: Magnum, Mt. Hood. Malts: Rauch Malt, Pale 2-row, Hand-smoked, Chocolate, Cara Aroma, ...