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Dogfish Head Festina Peche | Beer Geek Nation Video Beer Reviews Episode 216

[google1] A refreshing neo-Berliner Weisse fermented with peaches. Food Pairing recommendations: Grilled chicken or fish, salad. Glassware recommendation: Pint Wine comparable: Pinot Grigio Read More »

Beer Geek Nation Beer Review: DogFish Head Festina Peche

I have heard good things about this beer so I picked up at 12 bottle at my local shop the Brass Rail.  Festina Peche is a Berliner Weiss style beer flavored with peach extract and comes in at 4.5% alcohol.  Though not a true Berliner Weiss I was excited to try this beer.  I had read about the style but had not tried one.  This review is to style as I have read it, as have not tasted one. Festina pours thin and  cloudy with no head.  Carbonation is high and I smell a slight citrus with a bit of peach.  This beer is very light on the palate with an acidic twang on the tongue.  I taste puckering peach that is sweet and sour on my tongue.  There is a malt character at the very end but it is subdued by the peach ... Read More »