early 13c., "apparatus for weighing," from Old French balance (12c.) "balance, scales for weighing," also in the figurative sense; from Medieval Latin bilancia , from Late Latin bilanx , from Latin (libra) bilanx "(scale) having two pans," possibly from Latin bis "twice" + lanx "dish, plate, scale of a balance." The accounting sense is from 1580s; the meaning "general harmony between parts" is from 1732; sense of "physical equipoise" is from 1660s. Balance of power in the geopolitical sense is from 1701. Many figurative uses are from Middle English image of the scales in the hands of personified Justice, Fortune, Fate, etc.; . hang in the balance (late 14c.).
A tart amber beer inspired by the rustic farmhouse ales of French Flanders, particularly those brewed by Brasserie Thiriez in Esquelbecq — one of our favorite breweries in the world. Naturally occurring wild yeasts from the Texas Hill Country impart a sense of place to this unfiltered, unpasteurized, 100% bottle conditioned beer.
Packages : 750ml bottles
Category : Stainless Steel Fermented
ABV : % FG : IBU : 25
Water : Hill Country Well Water
Grains : Vienna Malt, Munich Malt, Pilsner Malt
Hops : Perle
Fermentation : Farmhouse Yeast, Native Yeast and Souring Bacteria from the Texas Hill Country
Last Release : Batch 3, bottled 7/6/2015 & 7/7/2015
Contains no animal products