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Similar to Victoria, but red grapes (Chancellor) were used in place of white.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
HeadyDE (507) - Delaware, USA - JUL 18, 2013
Draft at 2sp..billed as pronounced notes of grapes with a hint of slightly tart yeast..reddish tint from the red grapes..more flavorful than Victoria..nice lacing all around..vinous aroma definitely picking up notes of the red grapes.slightly funky tart finish that is pleasantly sour..very tasty.can see how wine drinkers would like this a lot..

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
keanex (1477) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - JUL 11, 2013
2013 release.
Appearance: The body is slightly hazy with a dark amber hue, the head is tall with excellent retention, leaving thick messy lacing as it settles into a thick and creamy coating.
Aroma: Grape aromas are most prominent providing a slightly dry aroma with hints of tartness and some honey.
Taste: Sweet honey is prominent on the intro and runs through the beer, there’s hints of grape flavors throughout coming off semi-sweet and adding a mild fruitiness throughout.
Palate: Medium bodied with moderate to high carbonation.
Overall: This is good, but very one-note. I am actually a bit sorry that I opened this solo as I’m not sure that I want to finish it all as it becomes a tad cloying.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beergeek23322 (2340) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - JUL 4, 2013
September 2011. Bottle. Copper color with a white head. A bit on the sweeter side compared to Victoria, but a very well made beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
mike5326 (942) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - JUL 2, 2013
Poured from a chilled bottle into glass. Light golden brown color with a full head. Slight fruity aroma. Nice smooth strong ale taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
baraciisch (1920) - USA - JUN 21, 2013
Orange amber in color... Flavor is slightly tart, with notes of grapes and sweetness.. Hint of oak, Belgian yeast... Solid beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Imaena (1855) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - JUN 2, 2013
Bottle. This is a really interesting beer. The grape notes are very noticeable and the sweetness and alcohol warmth provide a nice foundation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (3352) - McLean, Virginia, USA - JUN 1, 2013
From a 75 cl bottle shared. Pours a cloudy gold with a thick off white head that recedes leaving lots of lacing. Yeasty aroma. Smooth mouthfeel with moderate carbonation. A bit of butterscotch in there.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
podey (637) - New York, New York, USA - MAY 29, 2013
Draft at Gingerman. Pours a glowing orangey amber with a great looking offwhite, thick, foamy head. Really nice looking beer. Aroma of fruity grapes, bubblegum and yeast. Taste is slightly boozy, very vinous, yeasty, musty, spicy with notes of caramel, malt and sweet fruit. Long boozy finish, almost sherry-like. I found this a little too boozy and vinous and those aspects kept increasing as I drank the beer, which decreased my enjoyment of it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16927) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 7, 2013
Draft @ Beachwood BBQ & Brewing, Long Beach, CA. Pours a golden color with a white head. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty aroma. Fruity malty spicy slightly tart wine flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drowland (6082) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - FEB 26, 2013
2/26/13. Ticking leftover RBWG beers at Kickbacks! Hazy golden orange pour with a small off-white head that fades to a ring but laces decently. Sweet white wine aroma with a dose of Belgian yeast and some maltiness. Lightly sweet and tart flavor flavor with definite grape/wine, a bit of mustiness, tartness, Belgian yeast, a touch of malt, and lingering maltiness.

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