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RATINGS: 153   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.97   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Ale Aged In Wine Barrels With Strawberries and Nectarines When summer comes to California’s Farmer’s Markets, the stands explode with mountains of mouth watering stone fruit and plump strawberries. Aged in used wine barrels for a year, this refreshing & tart wild ale was made with sweet coastal strawberries from Swanton Berry Farms and high-summer crimson baby nectarines from Blossom Bluff Farms. Here’s to our California summer harvest!


4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
50belair (2219) - Florida, USA - JUL 18, 2013
Bottle shared by Tony. Cloudy yellow pour with a white head. Berry aromas. Crisp, clean, and refreshing. Tasty strawberries up front with sour stone fruits in the finish. Not overly complex but nevertheless very tasty. Above average mouthfeel and a good body. A perfect session beer for a sunny day.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dfearnley (942) - Alberta, CANADA - JUL 17, 2013
Bottle to ceramic Eeyore mug :( Strawberries, lemon, raspberry, and yeast. Hard to see this one in a ceramic mug, but I think it's a cloudy amber; spotty and creamy head, nice lacing. The taste is sour with a nice fruity sweetness behind and transitioning back to a lasting tartness. Nicely done.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sledutah (4663) - Utah, USA - JUL 17, 2013
12oz bottle shared by Dallas
Hazy yellow with a small white head and some lacing. Aroma of wheat and tangerine. Flavors of wheat, strawberries, tart and dry finish
Nice

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
baraciisch (1812) - USA - JUL 15, 2013
Hazy orange yellow in color... Aroma of citrus, acidic tartness, berries... Flavor is intensely acidic, with incredible citrus and strawberry profiles... Amazing beer, this brewery keeps getting better and better ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
nsquishee (597) - Richfield, Minnesota, USA - JUL 14, 2013
Smells sweet and tart with notes of strawberry and grape. Tastes sweet, lightly tart, and medium sour. Flavors of strawberries, grapefruit, green grapes, and light malts. Very good and fruity!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (8302) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - JUL 14, 2013
Bottle split at the Craft Clerko, thanks to Aaron, 08/07/13. Hazy golden amber with a thin off white head. Nose is tarte berry fruits, strawberries, woody, dry rot, light grass, farmyard. Taste comprises soured berry fruit compote, light booze, mushy strawberries, straw, light funk. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, crisp tarte fruit finish. Decent.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (14744) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 14, 2013
8th July 2013
Craft Clerkenwell tasting. Thanks to Aaron. Hazy gold beer, little white head. Light palate, a little crispy. Strawberries and cream! Light peach and a touch of sherbet and oak. Light dry finish. Great strawberry vibe on this one.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
RABinCO (1243) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Bottle into a goblet. Pours slightly hazy hay. No real head or lacing. Aroma is tart, funky, citrus. Taste is tart, lightly puckering, the fruits really come through. Not too much wine character though. But the strawberry and tangerine both stand out. This is excellent.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrChopin (3258) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Courtesy of dirt. Hazy gold-orange, thin large white bubbles head evaporates to oily cap. Very green nectarine nose, punchy an sour with light phenolic rubber and Brett. Really bright nectarine flavor, light acids and bright, bit watery with low carbonation, full wheaty finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jjgmd (1409) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - JUL 12, 2013
Pours a light apricot hazy color with a small head. Nose is sour and tart, even somewhat pungent. Taste is tart and sour as exepected .... sour citrus with some subtle sweetness at the finish. Mouth puckering, not for everyone, but a nice sour ale. Quaff Score 7 / 10


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