Ratman197 (13420) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 24, 2009
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at Avery poured a hazy amber with a small lasting amber head. Aromas of horseblanket, cherry, light oak, light carmel and light vanilla. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a tart finish. Flavors of brett funk, leather, fruittiness, oak and hints of carmel and spice with a crisp lingering tart funky finish.
bu11zeye (12756) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 26, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Draught) Pours a cloudy amber body with a small beige head. Aroma of eucalyptus, grass, orange, tobacco, grass, and sweet tarts. Flavor of hops (herbal, earthy), candish /sweet tarts, caramel and light funkiness.
BeerandBlues2 (12193) - Escondido, California, USA - SEP 28, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draught at Avery, GABF week 2009. Pours amber with an average, rocky white head, somewhat diminishing with good lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (bread, cookie, caramel, straw), average hop (flowers, perfume), heavy yeast (horse blanket, barnyard, earth) with notes of plum, date, cherry, port, and wood. Medium bodied, mineral texture, average carbonation, and a sour finish. Long duration, light sweetness, heavy acidity and sourness.
DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - NOV 19, 2009
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On Tap at the Avery Brewing Company, Boulder 23/09/2009
Some sour fruit aroma. Amber coloured and slightly hazy in appearance. Strong in alcohol and sour with a little dryness and a port flavoured finish.
BMan1113VR (7917) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JUL 20, 2009
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Stone Sourfest. Pours with a long lasting off-white head over a hazy golden brown body. Aroma of oak, wine, vinous, and caramel. Taste is berry, vinous and leather. Light bubbles.
badlizard (5533) - Berkeley, California, USA - JUL 19, 2009
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tasted at Stone Sour Fest. Hazy copper with a creamy tan head. Grass, tobacoo, and sour aroma. Citrus sour taste and a crisp refreshing finish.
JohnnyJ (5419) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 24, 2009
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
stone sour ale fest 09. Pours a hazy orange color. citrus, malt, tart, caramel, and some funk. A decent sour, honestly not too impressed by avery beers at the fest though.
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - OCT 1, 2009
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Avery, GABF week ’09.
Pours a deep, rich amber with a woodsy cedar peach nose. Flavor is malty sour cherry. Tingly mouthfeel. A nice, mild sour.
WeeHeavySD (3380) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 19, 2009
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap today at Stone Sour Fest. took me a while to get to this one, but damn it was worth the wait. Pours cloudy orange with a 2 finger tan head. Nose is sweet, and tart and tasty. Taste is sweet, tart, funky, robust and rich with a wonderful full mouthfeel.
Snojerk321 (2960) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 20, 2009
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Tap @ Stone Sour Fest 2009. Pours a beautiful sunset orange with a thin off white ring. Nose of Brett, citrus fruits and tart lychee. Flavor held lots of tart fresh citrus and a touch of brett on the finish. Brew finished crisp with a faint sweetness at the end.