Cab Barrel Aged Albricot (Deciduous Brewing Company)

Style: Fruited pLambic Aged In Cabernet Sauvignon Barrels 4.9% ABV From: Newmarket, NH Brewery’s Note: “Our interpretation of a 4.9% abv pLamic (pure culture) aged on apricots. This version was fruited heaviest of all, then aged in Estate Cabernet (American oak) barrels from Korbin Kameron wines before undertaking even more apricots before bottling.” [So… apparently, my glass wasn’t clean. Went through the same cleansing process … Continue reading Cab Barrel Aged Albricot (Deciduous Brewing Company)

Nelson Sylph (Deciduous Brewing Company)

Style: Dry-Hopped Mixed Fermentation Farmhouse Ale From: Newmarket, NH Brewery’s Facebook Note: “Sylph is on its third batch now and we feel the mixed culture has really performed as we had hoped she would. Showcasing a vivid, fruit forward profile with zero fruit additions. We’ve also started denoting the labels of Sylph on our back logo with batch numbers. This, batch #3, is the first … Continue reading Nelson Sylph (Deciduous Brewing Company)

Albricot (Deciduous Brewing Company)

Style: pLambic with Apricots /Apricot American Wild Ale 4.9% ABV From: Newmarket, NH Brewery’s Note: “Our interpretation of a 4.9% abv pLambic (pure culture) aged on a heaping helping of apricots. This version is double fruited and unblended. ” This beer pours a murky yellow with brown and bronzing tinges, similar in overall look to Auranja (I’m assuming the base pLambic is fairly similar, if … Continue reading Albricot (Deciduous Brewing Company)

Pollination (North Country Hard Cider)

Style: Semi-Dry Cyser 7.8% ABV Cidery’s Note: “Pollination is an heirloom cider fermented with orchard blossom honey from Cooper Farms in West Paris, Maine. It’s 7.8% abv, semi-dry, complex and delicious, with the perfect amount of rich honey flavor.” The cider pours out clear, clean, and brightly colored, somewhere between straw yellow and gold. A slight fizzle of scrim forms as a ring around the … Continue reading Pollination (North Country Hard Cider)

Sylph (Deciduous Brewing Company)

Style: Mixed Fermentation Farmhouse Brett (*Interpretation) 7.4% ABV From: Newmarket, NH Brewery’s Note: “Sylph is our interpretation of a tart farmhouse style ale. It is our representation of minimalistic elegance./ Our 7.4%abv interpretation of a mixed culture, farmhouse style ale. Brewed entirely without adjunct ingredients. 100% Brettanomyces primary fermentation. ” 21 The beer pours an elegant straw yellow color with a light nuclear green hue … Continue reading Sylph (Deciduous Brewing Company)

Mosaic Sylph (Deciduous Brewing Company)

Style: Mixed Fermentation American Farmhouse Brett Dry-Hopped with Mosaic 7.4% ABV From: Newmarket, NH Brewery’s Note: “Our 7.4%abv interpretation of a mixed culture, farmhouse style ale. Dry hopped extensively and exclusively with Mosaic hops. 100% Brettanomyces primary fermentation.” The beer pours a cloudy, straw yellow with some golden hints. It pours with a huge and lovely cap of egg shell white and crackling bubbles which … Continue reading Mosaic Sylph (Deciduous Brewing Company)

Auranja (Deciduous Brewing Company)

Style: Fruited pLambic brewed with Sicilian Oranges 4.9% ABV From: Newmarket, NH Brewery’s Note: “Auranja is our interpretation of a turbid mashed, mixed culture pLambic aged on Sicilian oranges.” The cap pops with a mid-level hiss, but leaving the bottle alone for a moment leads to a mushroom cap of suds frothing from the bottle. She be gushing. The beer pours a chalky and lemony … Continue reading Auranja (Deciduous Brewing Company)