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RATINGS: 221   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
GodOfThunder (1248) - Orlando, Florida, USA - AUG 6, 2009
fruity and lactic and packing a good punch. nice aroma of fruits. flavor is fruity and tart, without being overbearing. very drinkable. Very good because of the drinkability.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
illinismitty (2270) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 1, 2009
GABF 2009. Pours a hazy medium amber with a light beige head. Aroma smells like wild berries and mild funk. Lighter side of medium bodied. The flavor really captures the flavor of wild berries, with a light maltiness in the background. The sweetness is just right, so that the controlled tartness can play into the mix. Acetic traits are tame, in a good way. I like this because it’s not thick sour bomb. Excellent, and extra points for getting the "wild" berry flavor into the beer, something I have never experienced before. It reminded me of when my grandfather and I would go berry picking along the country roadsides.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
craftbeerdesign (2215) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 4, 2009
sample from the pitcher at GABF on 9/26/09... Really nice Sour from Bells! I was really excited to see them pouring this one.... and it was one of the only ones left at their booth... pours a murky golden brown... sour citrus nose... some funk on the nose as well... light to medium body... nice tart finish. very enjoyable.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
madvike (3054) - Middleton, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 18, 2010
On tap at Maduro’s - Pours rosy amber with a small off-white head. Tart and funky on the nose, with some citrus--lemon mostly. Pretty smooth. Taste is balsamic vinegar, light oak, and a bit of orange rind. Fantastically easy-to-drink. Not too tart, but funky enough. Stole a bunch of my buddy’s pour cause I liked this so much.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
swoopjones (6709) - Buffalo, New York, USA - SEP 23, 2010
GABF 2010, one of my favorites of the week, brown red pour. aromas of tart cherry, funk. taste is sharpe cherry tartness, sour funk, a good sense of mouth puckering. everything seemed to blend just right here. very good

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JoeMcPhee (8819) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 24, 2011
Michigan Brewer’s Guild Summer Festival 2010. This is the last thing from this fest that I can actually decipher notes from. Bright funky aroma. Lactic tartness and a bit of light cherry fruitiness. Softly funky with a little bit of light earthiness. Really soft and fruity. Intensely funky. A touch of vineous character. Very tasty.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Swillbur (62) - Arizona, USA - MAR 4, 2012
Got to try this thanks to Dave S. Pours a really nice amber color with very little head. Smells fantastic, Oak, red wine, leather, plums, vinegar. Flavors are very nice and follow suit with the aromas. I wish i could drink this every day!

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
dbarnold (1126) - Bethesda, Maryland, USA - JUN 10, 2012
sampled at SAVOR...pours translucent brown. Fruity funky sour nose with a palate that’s very tart but also has a lot of berry to it. Particularly raspberry. Finish is tart and dry and lingering. Very good exmaple, IMHO, of what a sour should be.

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   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Papsoe (25074) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 13, 2012
Bottle 75 cl. Courtesy of Theis. Pours a cloudy opaque deep amber with an off-white head. Sweet and funky nose - sweet oak and barnyard. Medium body, brown sugar, rotten fruit and pleasant funky barnyard. And again a lovely oak character. A perfectly balanced and enjoyable Sour. 131212

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
madsberg (10598) - Søborg, DENMARK - DEC 13, 2012
Bottled. Dark amber coloured. Hazy. Almost no head. Aroma: Sourness, brett, grape, funk, leather. Flavour: citrus, brett, light barn, tart, light berries. Medium to full bodied. Ends refreshingly sour and grapy. Happy to have a bottle from sarro standing in my celler.


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