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Old 08-30-2011, 10:52 PM   #1
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Just got back from the store. Now to crack one of these open.

100% Brett Dark Ale Aged in Red Wine Barrels.

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Old 08-31-2011, 03:47 AM   #2
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Better get a bottle before I buy them all. I really need to start brewing with Brett.

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Old 08-31-2011, 03:58 AM   #3
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tried this last week, no thanks. all sour, nothing else.

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Old 08-31-2011, 04:08 AM   #4
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tried this last week, no thanks. all sour, nothing else.
Is that not what you expect from a 100% Brett brew?
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Old 08-31-2011, 04:19 AM   #5
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Man, I fricking love that beer.

(and no- "all sour" is not at all what I expect from an all-brett beer. Five is one-of-a-kind in my experience. I had a bit of a chat with the brewer about how exactly they make it happen, and to say it challenges homebrewing convention is putting it lightly)

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Old 09-05-2011, 08:55 PM   #6
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Man, I fricking love that beer.

(and no- "all sour" is not at all what I expect from an all-brett beer. Five is one-of-a-kind in my experience. I had a bit of a chat with the brewer about how exactly they make it happen, and to say it challenges homebrewing convention is putting it lightly)
If anyone has extra I'm open to trades. I really want one if these.
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Old 09-05-2011, 09:35 PM   #7
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Surly 5 is $18 that would have to be a good trade.

Anything special from a local brewery where you are?

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Surly 5 is $18 that would have to be a good trade.

Anything special from a local brewery where you are?
I'd go atraight trade for either a Founders Blushing Monk 750ml or I have The Rapture from hopcat which is 1 of like a hundred bottled. That ones a 22 of an American wild ale aged in bourbon barrels with Stanley plums. It's very good. I also have a few Jolly pumpkins.
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