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Anchorage Anadromous Belgian Black Bier

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RATINGS: 237   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.73/5   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Ale brewed with summit hops. Triple fermented. First in French Oak Foudres, second in pinot noir and whiskey barrels with brett and other critters. Finally in the bottle for natural carbonation.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
reebtogi (5590) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 17, 2016
750ml corked bottle pours black in color with a 2 finger white head that leaves some decent lacing on the glass. Aroma is light roasted grains with some lemon and red wine grapes with hints of whiskey and yeast. Taste is a light roasted grain and spicy hop bitterness with a lemon tartness and a fruity and malty sweetness. Medium bodied with good carbonation that pleases the palate. Overall, a thoroughly enjoyable brew that is balanced and tasty. Recommended.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
obguthr (5579) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - JUL 9, 2016
Char and currant aroma. Black, medium beige head. Charcoal and currant. Medium body, easy carbonation. Tasty, not as much complexity as I would have expected.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
deanso (8626) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 9, 2016
bottle shared. Funk aroma. Thin creamy tan head. Complex sour bourbon aftertaste. Pretty good.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jb (2899) - Rochester, New York, USA - JUN 30, 2016
Pretty good but not great. Dark with minimal head. Nose is tart and woody. Plums in the nose too. Very tart initial taste and feel. Dry barrel notes are next. Nice complex finish is the best with this. Ends with some malty and dry notes.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
stevoj (3842) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUN 21, 2016
750ml bottle at share on 6/11/16. Pours out flat, oily black body. Smell goes in another direction, fruity and tart. Taste is also fruity, with more tartness, and more of the barrel elements coming into play. A nice cap to the evening, full of excellent beers

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
laurent5345 (53) - CANADA - JUN 18, 2016
Sour wild ale. Le goût de pinot se fait bien sentir celui de whisky un peu moins. Belle rondeur du goût en général. Légère avidité. Une référence.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jake65 (3368) - Meridian, Idaho, USA - JUN 16, 2016
Bottle share. Dark brown color with a smaller tan head. The aroma is complex with the barrel notes, vinous bits, and brett. Lots going on here, from buggy tart notes to the woody barrel taste. Dark fruits and more vinous bits. Some moderate sour lingers.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thorongil2 (2249) - , Ontario, CANADA - FEB 8, 2016
(bottle) clear very dark brown colour with a small brown head; aroma of wet wood, wild berries; balanced flavour with a long, medium sour flavour

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mR_fr0g (8882) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2016
Bottle pour at Noc noc. Opaque dark mahogany brown coloured pour with a thin light tan head. Aroma is nice lacto sour, sweet choc , leather, praline, little Apple. Flavour is tangy granny smith apple, sweet vanilla. Choc some coconut. Tangy. Palate is medium bodied, semi sweet and sour, highish carbonation. Good sour stout.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ferris (12408) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 24, 2016
Bottle - Soured dark malts and cherry notes. Deep brown black with a thin beige head. Tart and nicely soured dark malts.


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