No age statement
Category: Red ales
Product of: United States
This amber ale is brewed in the Flanders tradition of using mainly Pils or moderately kilned malts and a form of corn, this La Roja blend is left to age in its barrels for 2 to 10 months. Blend 5 is bottled without filtration or pasteurisation.
Sampled on 24/08/2012
(bottled 27-May-10) Cloudy, reddy brown amber with lasting thick two finger head an heavy lacing.
Sour fruit, dark cherries with fermenting raspberries and piny oak.
Tart, acidic sour, fruit, with sweet bready base and cider vinegar.
Fruity, sour finish with slight smokiness and resinous pine. Beware, aficionados will relish while the uninitiated may find unpalatable.
Barcode UPC: 8 97435 00002 2
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Crown cap