On tap at Ambulance, homage to Brit singing legend, Scott Walker, features floral-bound yellow grapefruit tang and perfumed lemon spritz given light lactobacillus acidity a la mixed culture wild yeast. Below the polite citric-soured surface, mild white peach, mango and guava illusions pop up alongside dry earthen funk.
On tap at Ambulance, lightly lactic kellerbier (a.k.a. German zwickel) lets celery-watered lemon zest soak light white-peppered heat and grassy earthiness. Wispy lemongrass-hibiscus snips sneak in.
On tap at Seven Lakes Station, easygoing brettanomyces-soured saison allows herbal lemon tartness to overtake stylish orange-peeled coriander sweetness and dank horse-blanketed earthen dryness. Mild floral-wafted pineapple and tangerine tanginess stays distant alongside subtle pilsner-wheat malting.
On tap at Ambulance, wayward coffee overtones impinge upon dark chocolate, vanilla ice cream, toasted coconut and marshmallow sweetness to its oat-sugared backdrop. Reluctant plum-prune conflux stays recessive.
On tap at The Oath, pungent lactobacillus acidity overrides corn and oats adjuncts with dry-hopped Citra/ Mosaic lemon liming for leathery grain-mashed Berliner Weisse. Funky oak fermenting adds further mouth-puckering sourness and a bit of barnyard acridity.
On tap at Ambulance, interestingly idiosyncratic collaboration between DC, North Carolina and Texas breweries. Gin-inspired saison leaves juniper branch-watered briskness upon dry-hopped citrus bittering. Zesty lemon juicing picks up dried lime souring and sharp yellow grapefruit rind piquancy. Like sippin’ on gin ‘n juice.
On tap at Ambulance, “rustic” grain parch and salt-watered coriander brining retain dry Cascade-Citra hop bittering. Yogurt-like lactobacillus souring and vinous lemon-seeded squint nearly overwhelm tertiary peach, apricot, green grape and green apple tartness.
On tap at Ambulance, curious lo-cal lemonade concoction given parched farmhouse leathering and easygoing herbal respite. Subtle lemon-limed souring and tart yellow grapefruit wisp add some zest.
On tap at Ambulance, sour-creamed toffee influence scoured by bitter lemon-juiced white wine tartness and rustic barnyard leathering. Lactic oaken vanilla tannins reinforce vinous wild yeast sourness over acidulated pale malts.