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RATINGS: 38   MEAN: 3.56/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   SEASONAL: Special   ABV: -
A sour version of the Bruin.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thirdeye11 (6073) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 3, 2012
(750ml bottle) ruddy deep brown pour, creamy offwhite head. Nose of currant, cranberry and other earthy berries, pineapple, tart and lightly caramelly. taste of cranberry, mild mossy and cellar notes, misty basement, currants and other earthy flavors. Medium body and well carbonated. Dry and nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pantanap (3366) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 7, 2012
512 wild bear. 750ml bottle again thanks to mar. Thanks dude... Murky somewhat non-transparent deeper toffe hued elixir and topped with a thin soapy white head... Red fruit and berry with a semi-tart, pineapple cherry Brett forwardness through the middle and backend... Flavors are lacking in a sense with a mostly earthy Brett influence. Lighter bodied but could be improved by more of a sour quality which was somewhat lacking 8/4/7/3/13

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tkrjukoff (4306) - SWEDEN - JUN 5, 2012
Bottle 75 cl, tnx to Kan. Pours hazy mahogany with a small rim of tense tanned head. Aroma is sweet sour stable malty toasted a bit honey floral buttery. Flavor is sour acidy strawberries in front more fruity brett and dryish from middle to end. Finishes dry sour berry and slightly bitter.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
decaturstevo (5850) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - APR 15, 2012
Lightly hazed brown pour with creamy white head and lace. Aroma is crazy berry tartness. Flat berryness and a light acidity. Medium bodied and thin. Nice aroma.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mar (5258) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 12, 2012
bottle thanks to ericandersnavy @ rbwg ’12. amber pour with a cream head. nose is tart, dried fruits, sour, and wood. easy on the palate, nice sour, smooth dried fruits, plumb?

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Errl (2442) - Plano, Texas, USA - MAR 13, 2012
Bottle thanks to Erica) Nose is vanilla, brett, caramel, cocoa,earthy spice...Taste is vanilla, tartness, cherries, dark fruits, some sort of wet wood,sourness., Palate is medium with some tartness and vanilla. A very nice twist on the Bruin.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (12757) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAR 8, 2012
(750ml bottle, courtesy of ericandersnavy) Pours a mahogany body with a beige head. Aroma of horse blanket, berries, cherries, and spices. Flavor of brett, herbs, cinnamon, cocoa, caramel, cherries, Belgian yeast, and stone fruit.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sledutah (7070) - Utah, USA - MAR 2, 2012
Bottle shared at RBWG 2012
Dark brown with a medium sized off-white head and good lacing. Tart fruit, dark cherries, toasted malts and spices. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drowland (7887) - Georgia, USA - FEB 25, 2012
2/25/12. Bottle shared at RBWG 2012. Mild aroma with definite brett and maybe a hint of cocktail with black cherries. Sweet somewhat malty entry followed by brett, black cherry, and cutting dryness. Not bad!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
djd07 (10555) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 25, 2012
Bottle thanks to Eric. Pours a clear amber with small off white head. The aroma is sour fruit and cherry. Thin mouthfeel with a dry fruit and lingering dry finish. A good wild ale from 512.

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