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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.85/5   EST. CALORIES: 200   ABV: 6.65%
Ale aged in tequila barrels with prickly pear added. Released February 23 2014, 263 cases produced.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Mep3222 (1285) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - MAR 2, 2014
Aroma of fruit and vinous sour. Not sure what prickly pear smells like but prob that. Maybe sour pear, and the tequila doesn't come through much. Taste is vinous sour. 7 of 10 maybe. And some sour pear and tangy ness. Another great sour from avery. Love it!! Very different of a sour but still great. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Ratman197 (13404) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - FEB 24, 2014
Bottle poured a clear orange amber with a lasting ivory head. Aromas of caramel, prickly pear, grassiness, light oak, light barnyard and a hint of tequila. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry tart finish. Flavors of caramel, prickly pear, lemon zest, light oak and a hint of tequila with a crisp dry tart lingering prickly pear finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
djd07 (10500) - Houston, Texas, USA - APR 14, 2014
Bottle at Euclid Hall. Pours a clear orange gold with no head. The aroma is a strong prickly pear, lime, and oak. Thin mouthfeel with nice sour pear and lime juice with nice tart finish. Really enjoyed this one.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Spiritualgreen (6) - Boulder, USA - MAR 5, 2014 does not count
This is one of the best sours I have ever tried. Very sour and very fruity. Tastes like watermelon, cherries, super tart goodness. Tequila on the nose otherwise not very present. Kippie In Colorado

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
GreatDane1632 (1168) - North Dakota, USA - APR 2, 2014
Recieved as a part of Free Beer Week 2014 -- Bottle poured into a tulip glass. Very fizzy quarter inch head that disappears quickly. Not much aroma to speak of. Looks like a hazy golden with pink highlights. The flavor is amazing, very tart/sour to start with on the top of the tongue and as it slides back I’m left with an amazing tropical fruit flavor; Lychee and Kiwi. Very impressive beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
HIGHB4LL (837) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 6, 2014
Bottle share thanks to Matt. Appearance: slight cloudy, finger white head, amber copper color. Aroma: tart fruitiness, light oak, slight agave on the taste, more complex than I got a chance to really dive into. Palate: light body, average carbonation, tart finish, dry finish. Taste: nice fruit sweetness to tartness, slight agave on the finish. Overall, one of the better balanced sours I have ever had, unique tastes and scents, just wonderful.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Salmoniform (1272) - Sweet Home, Oregon, USA - MAY 31, 2014
Poured from bottle to glass. Aroma is lactic, fruity Brett, sugar, acetic, papaya. Mouthfeel is nice with a medium blight body and high carbonation. Taste is tart sourness throughout with a watermelon finish. Overall this is great sour brew and tastes exactly like a watermelon jolly rancher :-)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
daknole (10883) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - SEP 3, 2014
Hazed yellow, white head. This is a cool beer. The tequila is a welcomed addition to the prickly pear. The fruity flavor comes off as a melon or tropical note. Perfect sourness. Really a treat.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
timfoolery (1126) - California, USA - MAR 2, 2014
Bottle from Pat. Thanks ßrō. Aroma and flavor of prickly pear, wild yeast and slight tequila (at least, not overpowering). I couldn't imagine a much better execution on the palate, nice carb and mouthfeel...not really acetic or overpoweringly sour. Great beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ajnepple (5204) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 7, 2014
12 oz bottled 2 weeks ago purchased at Evergreen Discount and poured into a small wine glass. Orange and pretty clear with light sediment and a fizzy, quickly diminishing head. Tropical, fresh aroma of tart fruit, sour notes, light oak and a touch of tequila. Similar flavor, juicy, fruity, tart, sour and lightly sweet. Medium body with a nice puckering feel and a lasting finish. Pretty damn good.

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