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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.66/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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Wheat ale brewed with the juice of Cabernet Sauvignon grapes.


2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Chudwick (2739) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - OCT 26, 2013
bomber (bottled on april fools 2013) - pours clear red with ivory pink head and decent lacing. Nose is strawberries and red wine. A little tangy, sour and sweet. For 8.5% ABV and the price I paid for this, I’ll drink it all day long. Cardboard aftertaste. Slight champagne after-afternotes. rerate ten minutes into it. Butter/cheese is getting to me: loses points

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (21235) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 13, 2013
31st May 2013
Pretty much an opaque dark red beer with a tidy pale pink head. Palate is crispy and fresh, semi dry. Smooth malt, light and a perfect base for the lovely light grape. Slightly winey with touches of red and black berry fruits. Finishes light and minerally. Drinks well below it’s abv. Honestly all these shit rates? Really? Are you guys sure you are not rating the brewery instead of the beer in front of you?

1.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
ApisAles (1575) - Greenbelt, Maryland, USA - OCT 8, 2013
Deep purple pour with a pinnk head. Aroma is vinous, slightly malty, but very subdued. Flavor is muddled and strange. Really not a good beer at all.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SudsMcDuff (7803) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - SEP 22, 2013
big moody bottle, happy someone bought this to a share, would never pay more than a couple bucks for this .. . pours a light purple .. low foam .. . actually much better than i thought it would be .. still very thin though .. . some berry and kids grape juice .. . . don’t be a dud, give some blood!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
trujahwarrior (510) - Monroe, Washington, USA - SEP 18, 2013
750 ml bottle poured into my chimay challice. Pours a crimson color with a fizzy pink head that leaves light lacing. Smells of red wine, Wheat and coriander. Tastes like blue moon mixed with red wine. Mouthfeel is thin and oily with light carbonation and a semi dry finish. Only slightly better than Proximity but not by much.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Headbanger (3773) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - SEP 13, 2013
Sample 2/13 (Binny’s Downers Grove)--Pours ruby with no head. Aroma of wine. Taste of wine. Interesting concept but something I am surprised made it to market.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
thornecb (5371) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Pours ruby into a tulip. No head. Red grape aromas. Thin with cold duck front to back.

1.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
chuckstout (331) - Washington, USA - JUL 7, 2013
Smells like wet sock, tastes like rotten grapes, the wheat certainly clashes, a lot more cheap wine character then wheat beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dal9000 (470) - Ohio, USA - JUL 5, 2013
750 ml bottle. Dark red wine color. Pours with a pink head. First taste comes with the aroma of light wine and grapes. Then a flavor of beer and almost champagne. Then wine taste continues with an aftertaste . Best ice cold. ---Rated via Beer Buddy

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
TimsRatings (421) - - MAY 28, 2013
From .750 l bottle. Cherry red with little head. Winey aroma, winey taste, not beery good. (Sorry - that pun was uncalled for, and just bad... but so was the beer.) Blue Moon with orange is a darn fine summer beer. BlueMoon on wine, not so much. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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