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

bottled
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RATINGS: 195   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Aged in Burgundy wine casks.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MoritzF (8250) - Bochum, GERMANY - OCT 8, 2013
(bottle, 33cl) Opaque, almost black coloured hue with a brown medium-sized foamy head. Acidic, vinegary and fruity aroma with notes of prunes, dark berries, raisins and delicately woody notes. Sour and moderately tart flavour with a tinge of residual sugar, medium to full bodied with a smooth carbonation. Delicately roasted malty taste with hints of liquorice, wood and present sour- and vinous fruity notes (prunes, morellos, dark berries); dry and lasting, moderately acidic and tannic finish with woody notes; toasty malt shows up again in the aftertaste. Very good! 06.X.13

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
swanmann (570) - Norman, Oklahoma, USA - SEP 29, 2013
Poured an 11.2 oz bottle into a tulip glass and it produced nearly nearly no head, just some rapidly dissipating bubbles. Dark cola brown in color with a slight burgundy highlight. The nose is incredibly fruity, with grape or dark cherry, alcoholic/ oak-y vapors (allergies keeping me from detecting much caramel or anything else.) The flavor is definitely tart, semi-dry... I say the best aspects of the burgundy played perfectly with a sour. Caramel definitely plays the back. Carb is on the livelier side. Completely delicious.

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
john_henry (77) - - SEP 27, 2013
Very interesting oud bruin. Well worth making an effort to find this if you like the style.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bergstaden (1017) - Røros, NORWAY - SEP 27, 2013
Olmost black with no real head - sour berry aroma - body has some malt and a trong sour taste with berries and some fruits - The sourness goes a long way into the finish - This was real nice

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
50belair (1855) - Florida, USA - SEP 23, 2013
Bottle shared by Darkguardian. Brown pour with an off white head. Sour vinous aromas. Sour berry, oak, and vinous notes. Good body and mouthfeel.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sic1314 (2586) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - SEP 21, 2013
Poured deep, dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma of sweet, vinously sour fruit and soft malt. medium body, moderate carbonation, flavour is sweet dark fruit, sourness increasing to dominate.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Inbreak (1544) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - SEP 13, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 22, 2014 25.05.2013, tap @ HaandFestival:
Small shortlasting head. Aroma is black currants, sour berries, spices, caramel, grass, vinegar, paint. Taste is sour, vinegar, sour berries, grass, paint, sorrel. Dry mouthfeel, medium bitterness. Nice one.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DrSilverworm (5051) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 10, 2013
11.2oz bottle, shared by caterwaul. Bottle is labeled 8%, so I’m assuming this is the right entry. Dark brown / red color, almost black. Thin brown head. Decent lace. Nice nose. Oak, dark fruit, vinous, chocolate. Tannins. Nice bigger sour taste. Light sweet. Bigger body. Light, lightly soft carbonation. Sort of a sticky finish. Nice, sticky, dark fruity, vinous sour. Alden picked up a note of barbecue sauce, I can see that. Tasty stuff, but the Sun King Stupid Sexy Flanders we split immediately after was much more quaffable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Torrefacto (373) - SPAIN - SEP 7, 2013
Color negro opaco, sin espuma. Aromas intensamente frutales y dulces. En boca muestra una acidez intensa. O sea, si te gustan las lambic, pruebala.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
blklab2007 (1883) - Connecticut, USA - SEP 1, 2013
Bottle as a very generous extra! Pour has a dark cola color and a ring of off white head on the glass. Aroma has wine barrels, dark malted sourness, pops of dark fruit, and dried pit fruit sweetness. Mouht feel is average and the carbonation quite low. Flavor has medium acidity, sour dark fruit, wine barrels, and some seedy berry.


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