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RATINGS: 473   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.06   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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This is a beer that will make you rethink your definition of beer. It doesn’t taste like any beer you’ve ever had, yet it doesn’t taste like anything else either. Pushing the limits of brewing is what makes this job so much fun. Malted barley, wild yeast, hand picked Muscat Grapes, and French oak wine barrels are just a few of the things that went into crafting this beer. Breathe deep, take a long sip, and enjoy the creation in your hand.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lukaduke (2374) - Portland, Maine, USA - JAN 1, 2014
Pours a deep golden color with a finger of gaseous bubbles that fade quickly. The nose is bright with lemon, vinous muscat grape, musky barrel, vinegar and a touch of floral roundness. The palate follows with some big floral oak roundness that is cut with lemon, grapefruit some honey maltiness and traces of vinegar and barnyard funk.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
deekyn (1262) - San Francisco, California, USA - DEC 17, 2013
A - pours clear apple juice with no head. S - aromas of apple juice, white grape juice up front. Hints of honey, lemon juice and floral notes. M - light medium body. Tart and sweet. Nice combo. Dry sticky mouthfeel. Tart end. T - nice apple/white grape juice up front. Oaky musty notes, honey, floral notes roll across the palate. The end is honey an tart lemon juice. O - a nice combo of tart and sweet. 4.0

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
KingCecil (2061) - DENMARK - NOV 16, 2013
Bottle @ Halling Odense… It pours clear yellow with a very small white head…. sour, fruity, muscat nut, grapes, oak, vinegar, wine flavors….. thanks my friend ! :)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
hallinghansen (2108) - Odense S, DENMARK - NOV 16, 2013
Bottle. Cloudy yellow body with a small white head. Tart, vinegar, yeast, citrus, dust, oak. Delicious.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mcberko (7245) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 7, 2013
750mL bottle, batch 2, sent from BrewtopiaofPJ (thanks a lot, Mark), pours a musty looking golden orange with a tiny head. Aroma of oak barrels, grape must, wild bretty funk and some vinous notes. Flavour is super dry, with loads of dry grape must, oak barrels, more grape must, some wild yeast notes, and considerable funk. Very complex and super dry. Not very similar to anything else I’ve had. Very light-to-flat in the mouthfeel. Excellent.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
merc7186 (2256) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 14, 2013
A: Hazy Golden Straw Hue, Passes Little Light, White Head Ring, Minimal Lacing S: Sour Mash, Bitter Green Grapes T: Green Grapes, Lemons, Sour Mash M: Decent Carbonation, Light to Medium Bodied, Mildly Sour Overall, a really solid grap based sour, totally recommended.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmagnus87 (2732) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - SEP 23, 2013
Bottle at RBSG. From notes. Grapes and loads of lemon citrus. Wow, another great beer. I could drink this all day.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
bytemesis (3524) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Bottle - thanks Knobbyknobby! Pours hazy golden with a small white head that dissipates slowly leaving a ring that laces well. Aroma is funk, lemon, white grape, fruity, Taste is the same, fruity and funky up front with some sweetness, but quickly drying out and leading to a bone dry, champagnelike finish, with some woody notes coming through along with a touch of astringency from the barrel. Medium body, silky smooth mouthfeel. Quite a nice beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
TheHOFF43 (1759) - Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA - AUG 22, 2013
Bottle at RBSG. Pour is yellow, mostly clear. Lots of lemon and some grapes on the nose. Tart, wine like taste, but less carbonated. Dry, woody. Needed some water it was so dry. Sour, but not overly so. Really enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcnielsen (2284) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUN 10, 2013
Bottle. Thanks to foppa78 for sharing. Pours a cloudy golden orange color with white head. White wine, grapes, tart aromas. Sour, white grape, oak, tangy flavors.

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