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Sour Beer: A Taste for the Tart

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Blueberry gose from Big Elm Brewing in Sheffield, Mass. Photo by Kaitlin Ohlinger

Just getting into the exciting world of craft beer? You might not be familiar with the tongue-tickling category of sours. If the words “sour” and “beer” together do not immediately entice, you are not alone. Sours can be a divisive subject, even among beer lovers. Within the category there is a wide variety of styles, making it laborious to narrow down what you may or may not love. 

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