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Almanac Beer Co.
Not open to the public (as far as I know)
2325 Third Street
Suite 202
San Francisco CA 94107
Telephone: +1 415-992-3438
Brewer: Phil Emerson
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Opened: 2011

Contributors: jarobb, Siegfried Binge

The beer is brewed elsewhere.

Updated: December 2, 2021


Beer List

  • 6.00% abv.
    • Date: December 20, 2014 (#9469)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Place unknown
      Score: 18 points
      Appearance (3)
      Black. Thick dense head.
      Aroma (3)
      Tart, dill. Sweet roast way in the background.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Light body, nicely fizzy. Tart up front, mild roastiness in the middle. Clean lactic tart finish with some coconut from the barrel.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Thanks to Scott and April and Steve for the bottle!

  • 5.00% abv.
    • Date: July 1, 2014 (#9449)
      Package: draught
      Place: ISObeers, San Jose CA
      Score: 15 points
      Appearance (3)
      Yellow, opaque. Low head.
      Aroma (3)
      Sweet wheat. Mildly floral.
      Mouthfeel (7)
      Light body, fizzy. Really tart. Floral, citrusy. Wheat malt.
      Overall Impression (2)

  • Wood- and Barrel-aged Strong Beer
    8.00% abv.

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    American-Style Sour Ale
    6.50% abv.
    • Date: May 12, 2017 (#9732)
      Package: draught
      Place: Krug Park, Omaha NE
      Score: 19 points
      Appearance (3)
      Golden, hazy. Dense creamy head.
      Aroma (3)
      Mildly tart, citrusy.
      Mouthfeel (10)
      Light body, fairly fizzy. Mild lactic tartness, clean and refreshing. Mild biscuity malt base. Clean, sharp finish.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Real good beer.

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    German-Style Kölsch/Köln-Style Kölsch
    5.00% abv.
    • Date: November 30, 2021 (#10781)
      Package: canned
      Place: Wine, Beer, and Spirits Grand Island, Grand Island NE
      Score: 20 points
      Appearance (3)
      Golden. Great big head.
      Aroma (4)
      Bready, floral.
      Mouthfeel (10)
      Light-medium body, fizzy. Nice bready malt behind a mild floral hop flavor. Just bitter enough. Clean floral, bready finish.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Excellent beer.

  • Mixed-Culture Brett Beer