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RATINGS: 495   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.91/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Cascade Apricot Ale is based on our Temptor Triple Ale that has undergone over 8 months of lactic fermentation and oak barrel aging. Ripe NW Apricots are fermented with this beer for 3 additional months. This hand packaged and bottle conditioned ale will only get better with age ... good luck waiting.

Serve at 45-50 Degrees F.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
cjl6 (57) - Rochester, New York, USA - SEP 5, 2011
Cascade charges a lot for their beers. Despite this, I think they are the best brewery in Portland. This should say a lot for their beer. 8 ounce little glass from the brewery for six bucks, but I’d still say it’s a bargain. I’d rather have a tiny bit of this very beautifully crafted beer than a bunch of rounds of cheaper IPAs or stouts. The body is very well balanced and the smell is deliciously sour with a trickle of apricots to seal the deal. Great stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
potbeerjob (1343) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 22, 2011
BOttle. Orange with large white head with big bubbles. A big sour apricot and funk yeast aroma. Flavor is apricot and oak . Send me another bottle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
anders37 (22269) - Malmö, SWEDEN - AUG 16, 2011
Bottle. Pours a hazy orange color with a small white head. Has a fruity sour tart apricot aroma. Fruity sour tart funky apricot flavor. Has a fruity sour tart finish with apricot in the aftertaste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Pailhead (6349) - Plymouth, Michigan, USA - AUG 5, 2011
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Bottle: The aroma is heavy sour lemon and moderate apricot. It pours a hazy amber with a two finger white head. The flavor starts with a very quick yeastiness. The finish has heavy lemon sourness and light-moderate apricot. Overall, not mouth puckering, but pretty much the perfect amount of sourness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dedollewaitor (15386) - Odense, DENMARK - JUL 25, 2011
Bottle @ Blindtasting, Odense, July 2011. Pours unclear orange with a small creamy white head. Tart and fruity nose. Apricot and orange. Crisp, dry and funky tart flavor. Nice

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Christian (12569) - Odense, DENMARK - JUL 23, 2011
Hazy red chestnut with a small off-white head. Aroma of cherry, dusty cellar, wood and a hint of caramel. Dry and slightly tart flavour with strong dusty character, some cherry, pretty strong alcohol.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
trevor211 (1584) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUL 19, 2011
Sampled at SIBF 2011. Pours a transparent honey orange with a small head. *Huge* apricot and madarin notes on the nose. Some funk, but mostly fruit. It has a decent sweetness in the flavor -- this is very dessert-like. Sweet citrus precedes the tartness in the flavor. Really nice and full -- I’m impressed.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Alphadelic (2101) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 28, 2011
2010 vintage from the cask at the barrel house in Portland - Light wood and bruised apricot in the faint nose. Tart and juicy in the mouth with a very pulpy apricot flavour and a dry-mouth, floury finish.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dmschefke (576) - Macomb, Michigan, USA - JUN 20, 2011
2009 vintage that I have been cellaring. Pours a slightly burnt orange with thick white head, very little lacing. Aroma has me excited with funk, apricots, cherries, and dried fruits. I have high hopes for this one, flavor.....high carbonation, drinks almost champagne-like, apricots shine through, nice sour kick, slight sweetness and a hint of oak. Very nice brew that I would always welcome.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Suliman (28) - USA - JUN 19, 2011
2008 bottling that I’ve been cellaring. It started to leak (stored sideways) so I thought I’ve finally drink it.. been wanting to anyways. Sour aroma with some apricot coming though. Pours a hazy apricot color (surprise?) with lots of bubbles and a quickly receeding off-white head. Very tart and lots of great apricot showing through.

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