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Brewed by Picobrouwerij Alvinne
Style: Sour/Wild Ale
Moen, Belgium
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 99   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Beer, fermented with wild yeasts, with addition of grapes, lagered for months on Burgundy wine barrels.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
skortila (4511) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - APR 20, 2009
Bottled. Aroma is vinous, caramel malts, has some vanilla, a bit oak. Hazy, red-brown coloured with an off-white, thin head. The taste is a bit sour, sweet, very fruity, bit vinous again with some vanilla. Medium bodied. On the dry side. Nice.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Countbeer (4425) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - FEB 15, 2014
Bottle: Served in a Gueuze tumbler: Gusher. Small lively and quick disappearing off white to light beige foamy head on top of a hazy orange amber colored beer. Aromas of cellar, brett, some wood, some light vinous tones with grapes, some hay, old flowers and rope. Bit lambic like aroma. Flavour is like a mix of an Belgian Oud Bruin and a Lambi/Geuze beer: wood, grapes, older hops, herbs, light grainy cheese tint, some light tartness, a sprinkle of brown sugars, herbs, some light sharper citrus ish fruity tunes, dust, brett, some caramel and some malts. Aftertaste is light tart with wood, some malts, light bitters, sprinkle of brown sugars some nuts and herbs. Low carbo, light creamy mouthfeel, medium to fuller bodied and a light watery texture. Bit like a Lambic, also tones of a Belgian Oud Bruin, but not as powerfull as those two styles, but not even close to bad! Nice and easy drinkable!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tkrjukoff (4058) - SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2012
Courtesy of _angst_. Pours cloudy mahogany with a small bubbly beige head leaving some lacing. Aroma is sour, malty, fruity, vinous. Flavor is vinous, sour, fruity, cellar, bittery, dry. Very pleasant to drink. Finishes fruity sour with some bitter tones.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ClubGonzo (4024) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAY 24, 2013
Bottle @ Kraddel’s TdG 2013 tasting, Antwerpen. Pours a dark cloudy orange body with a small white head. Nose is tart woody vinous grain tones, saison-ish yeast and light complex malt notes. Taste is smooth vinous light malts, sour hints and mild yeast notes. Medium to ligh body and medium to soft carbonation. Good, but fails to leave a truly lasting impression.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bullit (4012) - Burgos, SPAIN - APR 12, 2009
Bottle @ Skortila. Light brown colour, off-white head. Aroma is sour. Hints of paint and vanilla. Flavour is sour, fruity, with grapes. Nice one.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drewbeerme (3879) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 13, 2010
750ml, thanks BeeJay! Pours hazy amber with foamy white head. Nose of pear, yeasty, Brett. Flavor has Brett, caramel, pear, and spicy yeast. Tasty Brett infected brew.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jfb (3818) - Freising, GERMANY - MAR 10, 2011
(bottle) pours a murky dark ruby colour with a very quickly-diminishing frothy white head. aroma of sweet cherry pulp, balsamic vinegar, brown sugar and citrus fruits. flavour is very fruity, with notes of cherries, red grapes, lemons and wild berries, a touch of grain and a medium sourness. slightly watery body with soft carbonation and a dry finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dEnk (3803) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - OCT 5, 2010
Bottle @ BBF. Aroma has lots of brett and wine. Flavour is very mild sourness with a nice malt profile. Smooth, subtle and highly drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cavie (3795) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - OCT 31, 2010
Bottle courtesy bu11zeye. Clear brownish orange color. White ring of head. Aroma is fresh, fruity, oak and vanilla. Flavor is oaky, dry with a light touch of fruit. Not much of a finish; dry.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stobbe74 (3789) - DENMARK - NOV 10, 2010
Sample at Borefts Beer Festival 2010. Pours a clear and reddish brown beer with a weak offwhite head. The aroma is malt, sweetness and acidity. The flavor is acidity with some fruit. The palate is acidity and freshness. Overall a good beer with a good balance.


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