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


on tap

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RATINGS: 260   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.54/5   IBU: 40   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Aged in Burgundy wine casks.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mansquito (5339) - Nueva York, New York, USA - JAN 8, 2016
Beer Street, Brooklyn tap: pours brown with a small head. Aroma is pretty crazy. Lots of wine, chocolate, vinegar, and wine. Taste is different than the aroma... Mostly just weaker. Light chocolate notes. Quite aour. Light vinegar. Low carbonation. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Finn (6291) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 31, 2015
Flaske spandert av Rune under romjulslunsj i WC-veien 30 Des 15. Ultramørk amber. 0 skum. Forsiktig surølaroma. Smaken syrlige plommer. Behagelig øl.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rune (11120) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 31, 2015
500ml bottle bought at Vinmonopolet Vika in February 2013. Stored in my cellar and shared with Finn and Vegard (untappd) at post Christmas gathering. Naked black surface. Deep ruby-dark in body colour. Oak and tart berries on the nose. Taste of dark caramel, black currant, oak, and dried fruits. Acidity of fruit and berries to a drying finish. Well balanced. Tasty stuff, perfect for sharing (Tromsø, 30.12.2015).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sjogro (2719) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 24, 2015
Borefts 2015, Day one. Tap. Roosvice rode wijn makkelijk zuurtje, vol rood fruitig. Backlog from 2015/09/25.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BillWyce (1000) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 2, 2015
Draft at Tria Taproom. Pours clear red-brown with a 1/2-finger beige head. Aroma of nutty malt, maybe a touch of citrus. Medium body, lightly oily with a long finish. Flavor has notes of tart cherry and lactic sourness over a base of nutty malt.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Pointclick (35) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 2, 2015
maybe its just me with this type of sour beer. i do drink them and i do enjoy them. this one was very sour with yeasty notes of almost vomit flavor. perhaps i got a bad bottle but there was nothing good about it besides the color and head on it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
glennmastrange (2666) - hobe sound, Florida, USA - NOV 21, 2015
Bottle. Moderate dark bread, roasted, caramel and hay for the malt, light herbs and grass for the hops, heavy dried leaves and damp basement for the yeast. Head is large, frothy/fizzy, light brown with darker swirls, with excellent yet slippery lacing, and is mostly lasting. Color is murky dark brown. Flavor starts harshly acidic, then finishes heavily acidic, lightly bitter and sour. Palate is light to medium, watery with a fizzy carbonation and a tart finish. I’m still no fan of this style, but this Sour Brown Ale has some interesting attributes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thomat (3371) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 18, 2015
On tap @ BBF 2015. Dark reddish amber with a tiny off white head. Fruity and sour tones. Fruit, sour and bitter. Medium to full body with a bitter / acid finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (11600) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 18, 2015
[9/25/15] Draught sample at Borefts Beer Festival 2015 in Bodegraven. Hazy dark amber with a beige head. Aroma of sour fruits, oak, a bit of vinegar. Sour flavor, woody, with fruits and some vinegar. Rounded mouthfeel.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Emeister84 (2084) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - OCT 17, 2015
Tart cherry aromas, soy. Hazy, dark red, with a somewhat lasting white head. Flavors of tart cherry, red grapes, milk chocolate, soy sauce. Medium bodied.

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