Bamaboy1975 (242) - Suffolk, Virginia, USA - FEB 5, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Castle Brewery Van Honsebrouck's Bacchus: Flemish red, a finger of lopsided (?) head, fades quickly; mid-dark reddish brown; Smell: pretty good amount of tartaric, raisin; Taste/Mouthfeel: nicely active carbonation, moderate tartaric, black cherry, kinda dry; good; 4.5% ABV.
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nilsas (1947) - Bryne, NORWAY - MAR 21, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Lukt: Syrlig duft av frukter.
Utseende: Rødbrun farge.
Skum/kullsyre: Lite skum.
Smak: Sur rabarbra og andre syrlige frukter.
Hvor: Kjøpt@Det Gode Brygg, Sandnes, Nydt@Lokal hjemme tasting hos Bryne
Medium: Flaske@375ml, ABV@4,5%, Når@20.03.2015
MrW (443) - Londerzeel, BELGIUM - MAR 19, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle with Nils.
Dark Brown, tan fading head, sparkling.
Wine aromas fill the room, paint, a bit Wood.
Taste is more nuanced than expected. Dark fruit, berries, mildly acid,
Minimal sour finish, fizzy mouthfeel.
gsmitty80 (1902) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 8, 2015
3.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Nice flemmish red that has a decent sour level with a bit of acidity at the end.
teddybeer (2472) - Madrid, SPAIN - MAR 7, 2015
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Brown color with a minimal and quickly diminishing off-white head. Aroma has notes of dry fruits, toasted malts, slightly caramel, some wooden notes as well. Flavor is very slightly sourish with light sweetness. Light final with some sweetness in the aftertaste and a slightly sourness.
AbouAli (187) - SWITZERLAND - FEB 28, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Caramel and red fruit aromas. It’s quite dry for a flemish red ale. Quite tart with a short tart final. Lack of complexity.
GranvilleTim (1759) - Granville, Illinois, USA - FEB 24, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Reddish brown pour with a dark beige head. Aroma is a little sour. Taste is a little sour, fruity, little dry, tasty overall. Nice lacing.
PriorL (2415) - Gent, BELGIUM - FEB 22, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at first S&G tasting of the new semester.
APPEARANCE: clear red brown beer, small stable off white head.
NOSE: fruity, sour, oak.
TASTE: fruity, sour, oak, dry.
geophagus (383) - Lubin, POLAND - FEB 1, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Bottle 0.33, half of bottle, 16 months after best before) Brown, transparent colour with red flashes. Very small, off white bubble head, rapidly falling to foam. Minimal lacing. Light body, watery texture, low carbonation. Aroma: Woody, vinegary, sour, sour apples, moderate aromas from brettanomyces, second caramel malts. Taste is watery, moderate sour, vinegary, medium tart. Short light tart finish.Balaced, easy to drink but a bit weak in aroma and boring in taste.
Svesse (6715) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - JAN 26, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Bottle, Delirium Café, Brussels, 26 Oct 2014) Dark reddish brown colour with frothy, beige head. Malty nose with notes of caramel, oak wood, dark bread and a slight acidity. Malty, slightly vinous nose with caramel, dark fruit, oak wood and a gentle acidity in fairly dry finish. Light to medium body, quite dry. Tasty and well balanced with a light acidity, possibly a bit on the thin side. Quite nice.
Mep3222 (692) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - JAN 17, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Lactic sour aroma with some dark fruit and woodyness. Maybe a bit watery palate and sour is maybe 3 of 10 sour. Bit light and lacking body, but good flavors and a nice sour overall.
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