tderoeck (4490) - Gent, BELGIUM - MAR 12, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
10/III/13 - 33cl bottle from I dunno, been in my basement forever @ home - BB: VI/2015 - 2009 vintage (2013-226)
Clear ruby red beer, small fizzy irregular off-white head, unstable, dissipates immediately. Aroma: sour, lemony, cherries, vinous, bit fruity. MF: ok carbon, light body. Taste: fruity, sour cherries, lemony, little bitter, refreshing. Aftertaste: cherries, pretty sour, lemony, little bitter, some chloride. Pretty good cherry beer, especially after some lesser experiences with the Alvinne sours recently.
Aniela (2313) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 20, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Redbrown beer with no head. Leather, some cherry notes, grape, sourish aroma. Cherry, leather, garpes and oaky flavour.
adnielsen (8963) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - AUG 2, 2012
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle picked up in Brugge and opened in my Munich hotel room my last night in Europe. Cloudy red appearance with a pinkish head. Tart cherry, somewhat acidic, lemon citrusy, a bit funky flavor. Somewhat sour, tangy cherry, moderately refreshing, tart lemon, light woody flavor. Pretty straight forward but fun to drink.
rlgk (10254) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - JUL 28, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Reddish amber beer with almost no head. Sourish leather aroma, vinous, grapes, cherry notes, woody, hay. Woody leather flavor, vinous, grapes, sour, figs, citrus, grapefruit, oak, tart, some berries. Vinous sourish finish with metal and fruits.
madmitch76 (14711) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 5, 2012
2.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
13th January 2010
Cloudy dark red beer, apologetic pink head. Sourish nose with a touch of fruit. Light palate, slightly dry. Pretty low carbonation. Tart and fairly sour, just the right side of being lemon acid. Finishes semi dry and with Morello Cherry coming to the fore. A palate cleanser but a bit tart.
Jow (2085) - New York, USA - APR 25, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap at the Gingerman. pours rusty burgundy with this soapy head. Tastes of oak, cherry, berry, and Pinot. It’s tart but not too sour. Some Pickering finish and clings to roof of mouth. Enjoyable
Scopey (6659) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 20, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Bier Tempel, Brussels. It pours cloudy red, with a thin off-white head. The nose is farmyard, cherry, red grape and vinegar. The taste is tart cherry, lemon, red apple and red grape, with a pleasantly tart finish. Light to medium body and fine, sort carbonation. Light, smooth and refreshing. Not particularly complex, but massively drinkable.
markwise (4467) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - JAN 27, 2012
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On draft at brick store. Pours a murky brown pink with a creamy off white head. Nose is wood, vinegar, malt, & tart fruit with cherry. Flavor is similar with a medium to full body and all kinds of awesome.
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oldrtybastrd (3223) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - NOV 25, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a deep dark brown with a small reddish brown head. Aromas of liquid smoke, sardines, and firewood. Flavors of chocolate, espresso, and smoke. Nice dry crisp finish.
Eructoblaster (2985) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 15, 2011
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle - 750ml (Vintage 2009). Hazy amber/ruby body with a thin off-white foamy head. Fresh, well balanced malty/hoppy aroma with strong cherry hints. Taste carries cherry and some woody notes. Ends with a sharp hoppy, sour finish. Enjoyable.