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Barley Days Yuletide Cherry Porter

Barley Days Yuletide Cherry Porter
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Brewed by Barley Days Brewery
Style: Fruit Beer/Radler
Picton, Canada
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap

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RATINGS: 46   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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formerly known as Glenora Springs Black Scarf Cherry Porter.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ferris (6533) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 28, 2014
Bottle - Dark chocolate and sweet cherry. Deep jet brown with almost no head. Dark roast and light cherry sweetness with a toast finish. A little cough syrup like for my taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HopsandBolts (145) - Ontario, CANADA - DEC 17, 2014
On tap at the Atomic Rooster. Appearance: Pours dark black with a trace of tan head. Aroma: Roasted malt, bit of chocolate. Flavours: Light roasted malt, moca, hint of cherry. Mouthfeel: Thinner body with very light carbonation. Overall: This one was a nice porter with a hint of cherry. It wasn’t too sweet and the flavours worked well together. Overall, well done and worth trying.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
OOKPIKABLE (153) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 11, 2014
Pours dark. Aroma of coffee, chocolate and cherries. Tastes of same. Chocolate and cherry aftertaste with a certain sourness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pushkinwow (2176) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 10, 2014
On tap at the Atomic Rooster. Nice mahogany with some beige head. Definite cherry but happy that its not the cough syrup variety, maybe because of the relatively low ABV, some roasted malt with a bit of bittersweet chocolate. Moderate carbonation and mild+ body, easy to drink and not overwhelming, semi malty finish with a bit more cherry.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
solidfunk (4775) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - DEC 5, 2013
Pours cloudy dark without any head or lacing. Aroma of cherry with some bitter chocolate. Average carbonation. Components don’t come together super well. Finishes bitter with light sour note. Tap at Wellington Gastropub.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jimmay (807) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 29, 2013
355 ml bottle from the brewery, thanks to Jason. Pours deep brown, almost black. Tan head, which quickly dissipates. Some chocolately malt flavour and cherry. NOt bad.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
beanmedic (347) - Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 13, 2013
Dark brown. Had to struggle to pick out a bit of sour cherry in the nose. Weak aroma of roasty malt, sweetness, coffee, chocolate. Body is medium. taste of roasted malt, coffee, chocolate. Finish is short.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Canmoore (302) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 20, 2012
On tap at the Rochester pub. This beer pours a nearly opaque ruby red colour with a thick robust head, and impeccable lacing. The beer has a big malt caramel smell to it. Upon tasting it the first thing I notice is the tartness from the cherries, however the cherry flavour is not overpowering. There are notes of chocolate as well, giving the beer almost a black forest cake like taste to it. As the beer warms up, you can taste notes of coffee and caramel. The beer has a satisfying dry finish, probably due to the tartness of the cherries. I can definitely drink a lot of this beer! Well done Barley Days!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AGAquino (663) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 22, 2012
From notes. Pours a cloudy dark brown, with a nice foamy head. Aroma of toasted malts and chocolate covered cherries. Flavours of sweet chocolate, black cherries and slight floral notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ontbeertaster (2348) - Ontario, CANADA - OCT 10, 2012
Bottle, pours a nice dark black, light head, aroma is roasty and the flavour is so as well, it is a little sweet from the cherry, but overall it is quite tasty

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