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RATINGS: 471   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.


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4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
KAME (160) - California, USA - AUG 4, 2009
Batch 002, bottle. Pours a very light, peach color that is absolutely beautiful and I’ve never seen in a beer. Aroma is very tropical and quite unique. Not too sour or funky, but the acidity is very nice. Flavor is strong and reminds me a bit of the temptation I just finished, with a lot of the muscat grapes coming through. Finish is very dry.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Steve_0 (2652) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Batch 4. Enjoyed at home with the wife. Pour is clear golden with a small white head that quickly dissipated. Musty, oaky, lemony, green apples, pears, light spice, and vanilla in the aroma. Taste is bbright green apples, light caramel, allspice, ,some lactic sourness, vanilla, green apples, and lemons with a medium sour finish - highly dry and effervescent. Light body with champagne-like carbonation. Refreshingly sour and the carbonation is perfect. Nice stuff.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tderoeck (4684) - Gent, BELGIUM - AUG 18, 2014
5/VII/14 - 12.7 Fl. Oz. bottle @ RBBSG III (Gent) - BB: n/a, batch 5 (2014-716) Thanks to ??? for sharing the bottle!

Bit cloudy light orange to beige beer, small fizzy aery head, unstable, non adhesive. Aroma: some chlorine, dry, weird, bit chemical, sourish, soapy. MF: soft carbon, medium body. Taste: pretty fruity, chlorine, blueberries, sourish, bit lemony, some alcohol. Nice! Aftertaste: very lemony, bit chemical, orange juice, some blueberries, alcohol.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ed5388 (2089) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - AUG 2, 2014
12.7oz bottle shared by Scott. Poured a hazy straw color with no head. Aroma of white grapes, funk, sour lemons, and light barnyard. Taste mimics the nose. Sour/tart lemon, white grapes, and funk. Amazing

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
PriorL (1777) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 7, 2014
Bottle at RBSG 2014. Thx to everyone for sharing today’s bottles! APPEARANCE: clear blond beer, small unstable white head. NOSE: brett, wood, grapes, sour. TASTE: sour, brett, wood. Very nice beer!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
JefVerstraete (1287) - BELGIUM - JUL 7, 2014
Bottle @ RBBSG, 2014. Thanks! Clear yellow, white foam. Medium carbonation. Aroma of sour fruit with vinous notes, fruity! Refreshing and well balanced. Bit onedimensional but very good!

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
77ships (3763) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JUL 6, 2014
375 ml. bottle sampled @ RBBSG III. Thanks to ??Mathieu87 & PriorL (not sure)??! Pours a very murky peach. Nose is very murky, sour, lots of grape skins, puckering, very tart, lots of yeast, brett, old soggy oak. Taste is very sour, puckering, lots of grape skins, very dry with lots of yeast, soggy old wine barrels. Very murky body, touch vinegar in the back. Very nice beer.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Benzai (8214) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - JUL 5, 2014
Sampled @ RBBSG III. Hazy pale yellow color, virtually no head. Smell and taste sourness, sour fruits, a bit sharp. Medium body, soft carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
berntholer (918) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - JUN 4, 2014
ivorywhite head that bursts away. golden yellow colour. aroma is like cava, vanilla, grape, solvent, boozy, cider, appels, cinnamon, nutmeg. taste like aroma. very dry mouthfeel, very carbonated. wait, is this beer or cava? :) nice!bottle, batch #5

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 20/20
MacBoost (1273) - Pouring Bus, New York, USA - APR 26, 2014
375ml bottle via trade from some dumbo. Pours a very light hazed orange color with no head. Aromas of sour grapes and funk. Taste is initially slightly tart, but the aftertaste is mind blowingly sour. Flavors of sour grapes, itchy crotch infections and unwashed high school wrestlers. Very low carbonation and very easy to pound. Very tight. This beer is very deceiving... First sip is mellow and funky but after you swallow it the aftertaste is intense sourness. Very unexpected. Very good. Grapes all around, with the proverbial dasilky1 "ass fingering". Great fucken beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
caesar (5119) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - MAR 23, 2014
Bottled @ The Hague Tasting, small sample. Horseblanket, tart, hint of strawberry. Lactic acid. Quite nice sour ale, but I didnt expect it to be this high on average rating. Nicely balanced, but lacks a bit complexity.


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