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RATINGS: 89   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.48   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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NOTE: Released at the Summer 2008 Michigan Brewers Guild fest as "Cherry Popping Danny’s Sour Fruit Beer"

This is our Tripel recipe re-fermented with tart cherries from Michigan then aged in an oak barrel with a wild yeast strain for a complex flavor that complements the cherries. 8.5% ABV


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (33333) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 20, 2012

Bottle 12fl.oz.

[ Courtesy of Secret Summer Santa ]. Clear light edium red colour with a small to average, frothy - fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, caramel, cherry, moderate yeasty, marzipan almonds, cherry, wood notes. Flavour is moderate sweet and light to moderate acidic with a long duration, tart, cherries, dry. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20121019]

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dedollewaitor (13390) - Odense, DENMARK - OCT 25, 2012
Bottle @ French Oktoberfest Tasting Ulfborg, 2012. Pours clear amber with a small off white head. Marzipan, cherries, earth and flowers. Dry finish. Enjoyable.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (11760) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 15, 2009
(12oz bottle, courtesy of ericandersnavy) Pours a cloudy pink-amber body with a small white head. Aroma of cherries, barnyard, earth, vinegar, and light cough syrup. Flavor of sweet cherries, yeast, and some oak.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tmoney99 (10087) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 30, 2008
Draft sample at MBGF Summer08. Poured clear reddish color with an average frothy white head that mostly diminished with fair lacing. Moderate sour cherry aroma. Medium body. Medium sour cherry flavor with a medium sour & sweet finish of moderate duration. Drinkable sour fruit beer.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
brokensail (9940) - Orange County, California, USA - SEP 10, 2010
A: The pour is a hazed light reddish-pink sort of color with a nice white head. S: Lots of tart and mildly sweet cherry aromas are immediately noticeable along with some lactic notes. Not much of the base tripel and maybe a touch of funk going on. T: The flavor is similarly rich in cherries, with a really strong tart cherry pie flavor. The lactic acidity is a bit more sharp here, and I enjoy that. Nicely sour, but a touch of sweetness as well. M: The body is medium with a nice carbonation to it. Despite a decent amount of sweetness from the cherries, this beer is pretty dry. D: A really nice beer that I would happily drink again. Got to love those sour cherries.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rasmus40 (9841) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 19, 2012
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Hazy amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, cherries and wood. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate acidic. Dry and moderate acidic finish. 191012

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chrisv10 (9837) - DENMARK - OCT 19, 2012
Bottle @ FoneFan. Clear amber with small white head. Aroma is malt, vinegar, cherries and caramel. Flavour is malt, cherries, sour, marzipan, almond, fruit and a little vinegar.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bierkoning (9826) - La Tropica, NETHERLANDS - JUL 18, 2010
Bottle from Hoppymeal, thanks! Pink color, cloudy. Cherry and marzipan in the almost vinous aroma. Cherry and cherry pits in the alcoholic flavor. Thin. Strange beer, in which the cherry dominates. Nice beer, though..

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
daknole (8540) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAR 16, 2009
Bottle from the Otown throwdown. clear reddish orange pour wtih a white head. Aroma is oak, bourbon, yeast, and tart cherries. Sour flavor with sour cherries, bourbon hints, funk and an acid finish. This was sour, but the true flavors of the beer came through and was enjoyable.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hopscotch (8539) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - MAR 26, 2009
Bottle… C&P’sLYFO Throwdown… Cloudy, caramel-colored ale with a small, fizzy, white head. Earthy, fruity aromatics of wood, bourbon and cherries. Medium to full-bodied with a bit of an abrasive mouthfeel. Sour, woodsy essences of fruit, cherries and cedar, not oak (for me). Lightly bitter, moderately tart, dry finish. Bottle provided by northernbrews! * * Video = http://homepage.mac.com/maltajo/RATEBEER/iMovieThe


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