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RATINGS: 1371   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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This unique ale begins its life as a powerful and richly sweet stout to which Michigan tart cherries are added. The resulting black brew is complex, sweet and tart with a distinct cherry finish. It will improve with cellaring. Available September - May


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (33333) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 8, 2010
Bottle 12.fl.oz.
Clear dark black color with a average, frothy to creamy, fair lacing, fully diminishing, light brown head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, coconut, cherry, wood. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter, light berry - cherry acidic with a long duration, coconut. Body is medium to full, texture is creamy, carbonation is soft. [20100207]

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (29691) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2010
12 fl oz bottle. Pours pitch black with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malt, liqourice, light fruity and slight tarish. Mild cherry fruity and dark roasted malty. Light tarish. Lasting dark and fruity.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (28463) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 3, 2006
A pitch black beer with a thin brown head. The aroma is sweet with strong notes of hops, but also light alcoholic notes. The flavor is sweet with light notes of cherries, and a slight acidity lingering in the back ground.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Papsoe (25094) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 9, 2006
(Bottle 35,5 cl) Pours completely black and opaque with a light brown head. Vinous, lightly tart aroma. Medium-bodied, some burned, malty accents and a fruity tartness. The cherries don’t really reveal themselves. 300406

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (19671) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 1, 2006
UPDATED: MAY 2, 2006 Bottle. Black coloured with a brown head. Roasted aroma of coffee and liquorice. Roasted and light acidic flavour of coffee, liquorice and berries.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
omhper (18972) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAR 4, 2002
A rich, potent stout flavoured with sour cherries. Roasty with licquoriuce flavour and a well balanced flavour of tart cherries. I really like it!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (15596) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 22, 2010
Bottle. Pours a black color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty chocolate aroma with weak hints of cherry. Sweetish roasted malty chocolate and cherry flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate finish with hints of cherry in the aftertaste.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fiulijn (13532) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 6, 2006
Black color; thin brown head. Roasted malt aroma, with some liquorice and light phenol. Medium body strength, some malt, roasted malt, light acidity (the fruits?), some cardboard. Not bad, but not needed.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (13425) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 11, 2009
5th May 2008. A cool smooth feel to this stout. Perfectly offsets the acid cherry against the roasty malt creating something unique. Very drinkable.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (13210) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 7, 2010
bottle at home ... black thinist of tan lacing ... base note cherry and chocolate ... little cocnut in nose ... fizzy ... cola syrup ... lots of alcohol ... dark cherry ... little red wine .... almost bourbon .... some chocolate ... definite cherry linger followed by some bitterness


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