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Brewdog Blitz Cherry

Formerly brewed at BrewDog
Style: Berliner Weisse
Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Serve in Bowl


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RATINGS: 72   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 66   ABV: 2.2%
All revved up and ready to go, Blitz Cherry is the latest in our series of Berlinerweisse fruit beers. It’s taking it easy in terms of strength at a modest 2.1% ABV, but the 200kg of sour cherries will shoot you in the back. It has a real sour cherry kick, and is an incredible shade of red. It’s a complex tongue twisting beer, especially given the low ABV. Every Blitz we brew is different, due to the spontaneous souring process, and this particular version has a great blend of all the different flavours we look for in a Berlinerwiesse, and an effervescent champagne mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
teorn88 (6048) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2015
Backlog rating. Keg at BD Shoreditch, London. It pours a clean pink-ruby color with a medium off-white head. Aroma is lactic sour with light lemon notes, straw and cherries. Taste has cherry marmalade and more lactic acid, Greek yoghurt and lemon peel. Light bodied with good carbonation. Overall, not bad

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Aniela (4207) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 4, 2015
Draught at Brewdog Bar, Gothenburg. Hazy reddish beer with a small pinkish head. Sourish and sweet cherry seeds, vanilla aroma. Sourish Cherry, strawberries vanilla caramell raspberries flavour.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sunevdj (3911) - Copenhagen OE, DENMARK - MAY 15, 2015
On tap at Mikkeller&Friends. Pours a murky brown with a small off-white head. Bitter with a sour touch. Aromas of sour cherries, almond essence and cardamom. Bitter and sour finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TimE (4895) - Tokyo, JAPAN - MAR 22, 2015
Deep russet color. Tart but not that well balanced. Ok and I can grove on it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Beer5000 (5825) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 30, 2014
On tap @ Patricks. Unclear reddish golden body with a thin, lacing pale pink head. Light fruity aroma, mostly cherry I beleive. Flavor is light fruity, acidic and sweet. Quite sweet actually and the acidity barely manage to keep a certain balance, but after a while everything feels just too sticky sweet in my mouth. Thin body and sweet/acidic aftertaste. I normally appreciate a Berliner Weisse but this one is too sweet and unbalanced for me. Sure interesting, but one glass is more than enough.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (10865) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 20, 2014
Draught @ Patricks Pub og Restaurant, Kristiansand
Pours slightly hazy amber with a off-white head. Aroma is sour with notes of malt, cherry stones, lacto and a hint of toffee. Taste is light sweet and medium sour with a long sour, dry and fruity finish. Body is light, texture is thin, carbonation is soft.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Gorm (1899) - Sandnes, NORWAY - OCT 15, 2014
UPDATED: JAN 14, 2015 Klar rødbrun farve med lyst skum. Lukt av kirsebær. Smak av kirsebær. Syrlig ettersmak av bær. Tap @ Melkebaren.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nilsas (3306) - Bryne, NORWAY - OCT 15, 2014
Frisk syrlig duft av kirsebær. Tynt lag skum. Tynn rødbrun farge. Frisk syrlig smak med en smak av kirsebær.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
nudiebear (301) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 3, 2014
On tap. Pours red with slight head. Fruit and red berries on nose, bubbly, sour followed after a good while by honey sweetness. Ok

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (13987) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 1, 2014
On tap at Patricks. Red colour with a pinkish white head. Aroma is cherries, berries, lemon, malt. Flavour is cherries, malt, berries, lemon, sourness. Refreshing beer.

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