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RATINGS: 193   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 363   ABV: 12.1%
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Sour porter blend aged in bourbon barrels.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sledutah (4392) - Utah, USA - JAN 15, 2014
On tap at the Barrel House
Dark brown with a small beige and good lacing. Aroma is woody, chocolate and vanilla. Flavors of bourbon, woody, vanilla and chocolate
Nice and tasty

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Countbeer (4368) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - JUL 10, 2011
Bottle: Small tan head on top of a dark almost black colored beer. Smell sour, malts, hops, grains, sweets, yeast and wood. Taste is a well balanced mix of nice sour, malts, sticky malts, light sweet, bitter, nice fruity bitter, light spicy, wood and a hint of liquorice. A nice dark sour aftertaste. Low carbo, soft mouthfeel, full body and a light creamy texture. Great beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
nuplastikk (4321) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 3, 2013
UPDATED: JAN 4, 2013 750ml bottle courtesy of CaptainCougar. Really nice merge between a sour and a big bourbon beer. Sweet huge brown ale, but completely balanced by the sour tones. Dark orange brown body. The sour starts to eat away at other flavors Excellent beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JohnnyJ (4305) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 30, 2010
Sample at stone sour fest 2010. Dark brown pour, small off-white head. Dark fruit, very sour and tart, funk, berries, rich sweetness, dark malts, and cherry. This is excellent, one of the better ones.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
czar (4259) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 26, 2014
bottle shared by tom10101, thanks dude. pours unclear brown-reddish with a small light beige head, some retention and lacing. cacao and cherries, roasted spicy chocolate, unmistakable bourbon - loads of it, even tannic, grass, pepper, other spices. surprisingly not too boozy with a moderate sweetness. light to medium acidity - few balsamic notes and an overall nice acidity complexity. moderate carbonation, medium body - oily, grassy-spicy astringent finish. just a tad roastiness missing for it to taste more like a porter in my sense, but eh, it’s a quite nice offering!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
boFNjackson (4124) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 1, 2009
UPDATED: AUG 5, 2009 Tap @ AnniBrew 2 Barrel Aged Beer Festival... Poured dark brown with a tan head. Sour, sugary aroma. Flavors of tangy plums and grape-like wine characters. A little tart, but not overly puckering. A fruity, rind bitterness in the finish ending with a roasted, malt sweetness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
emacgee (4000) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - NOV 27, 2013
Finally popped this ’09. Has held up nicely. Clean rich garnet brown with a thin fizzy tan head. Big nose, dark fruits and some alcohol show with a noticeable acidity and touch of spice. A lot going on in the flavor, booze shows and the acidity is upfront with rich dark fruit tones on the finish. Medium bodied and warm on the way down

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
dmac (3983) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - DEC 9, 2010
Bottle shared at Paul’s Thanksgiving weekend bash. Poured a dirty muddy water brown body with a smaller fizzy head. Aroma is just plain sour with some chocolate and citrus notes. Much fuller bodied then I was expecting considering this is a sour and rather strong carbonation to boot. Overall the flavor is just sour with underlying choclate notes. Overall it’s interesting but sour chocolate is just plain odd.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DutchDrebus (3956) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - JUL 18, 2011
Black with some nice redness shining through. S: Gueuze, wine. T: Sour wine, cork. P: Warming.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
drewbeerme (3879) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 2, 2011
bottle. thanks to kan. pours dark brown with off white head. nose of raisin, vanilla, nail polish, and vinegar. flavors of sweet dates, vinegar, hints of bourbon.

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