hackobock (3291) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 8, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
May 2, 2015. On tap at CBC2015, red session.
Clear amber with an off-white head. Aroma is fruity with red and dark berries, red wine vinegar, citrus notes and light funkiness. Taste is light sweet and tart. Finish is sour berries, some citrus, some aged vinegar. Light bodied, average carbonation.
Pyrmir (5410) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - DEC 6, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at CBC15. Reddish brown with beige head. Aroma of acetic, lactic, funky sourness, bread and spicy rye notes. Taste is fruity, berries, sour and tart, funky, acetic, and spice.
AWISLguy (2408) - Wisconsin, USA - NOV 7, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Champps Americana in Brookfield. Dark amber pour with a beige head. Aroma has cherries and funk with other berries and fruits. Taste is of tart cherries funk, some cereal, some tannins. Quite sour. Quite wild. Medium bodied, and thick. Finishes sweet and tart. Interesting out of Bells. Eric would like this one. 14.2
jsporrer (582) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 28, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a light purplish color with a thin tan ring. Strong pleasant aroma of sour tart cherries. Good tart taste that isn’t too sour. Great oaky flavor follows the fruitiness. Very enjoyable. I need to find some more of this.
JStax (4992) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - SEP 27, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft pour. The beer is a clear amber with a beige head of foam. The aroma has big funk and fruity sweetness. The beer gets a sour and has a decent malty sweetness. The sourness doenst linger like the sweetness does. Medium body and medium to high carbonation.
drfabulous (6323) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - SEP 5, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Draught at Fest of Ales. Red and sour without much fink. But cherry notes to it. Very good.
Criz (347) - - AUG 29, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap served in snifter. Pours a light Merlot with tan head. Aromas Brett, sour cherries, hay, and oak. Flavor profile lines up with the aromas. Light on the palate, medium carbonation, dry finish.
JaBier (6773) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - AUG 28, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at Bells on 8/7/15. Clear chestnut red/brown in color with a thin beige head. Aroma of malt, funky sourness, tart berry and light acetone. Sweet malt and funk flavor with light caramel before a tart berry finish.
ansalon (2776) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - AUG 19, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
CBC 2015. Pours dark amber with a clear low white head. Aromas of red apple, red currant, citrus and funk. Taste is red currant, funk, red apple and citrus. Mouthfeel is tart and dry with medium carbonation.
Patrickctenchi (5867) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - AUG 18, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hazy red-brown with a beige head.
Vinous, tart, berry aroma.
Tangy toffee, yeast, dark fruit wine flavour.
Peppery and spicy.