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style
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 307   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.95/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 276   ABV: 9.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Barrel Aged Double Flanders Red Ale


4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
willisread (2454) - Tokyo, JAPAN - DEC 28, 2015
Bottle pour at BCS. Thanks to BCS staff for sharing! Clearish blood copper with almost no head. Big funky nose with lots of oak, cherry, hay and barnyard notes. Active carbonation and fruit-forward on the palate with big fruit notes that come out as it warms. Very aggressive tartness, but not quite sour as the oak really mellows out the tartness. Some light oaky vanilla notes as it warms as well. Finish is tart and dry with cherry and almond. Awesome!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
VsXsV (3921) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 12, 2015
Bottle. Hazy deep copper liquid with small to medium off-white head. Aroma of lemon, citrus, toffee, bread, toffee and caramel. Taste is dry and medium sour with notes of grapefruit, lemon, light grain and red apples. Medium bodied with medium carbonation.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JHeath99 (1676) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - DEC 6, 2015
Bottle. Pours a dark brown with no head. Aroma and taste are great, perfect amount of tart, sour, and wood.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
_angst_ (4499) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 30, 2015
Bottle shared at RBScSG in Gothenburg. Pours ugly murky yellowish dark brown with a small creamy beige head that leaves some spotty trace on the glass while dissipating. Smell is sour and malty with dark bread, sourdough crackers, lemon juice, hay, moist soil, vanilla, moist wood, charries, balsamic vinegar and lemon zest. Taste is sweet, sour, malty and fruity. mouthfeel is round, tart, tiny dry, throat burning acetic and medium bodied. Finish is sweet and sour with dark bread, sourdough crackers, caramel, lemon juice, cherries, raspberries, dark grapes, hay, moist soil, moist wood, balsamic vinegar, barnyard and lemon zest. Too acetic and very hard to drink...

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
MattH (781) - California, USA - NOV 28, 2015
On tap at the brewery. Sweet and spicy aroma. Flavor is slightly sour with some caramel flavor. Good beer.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
beerbastard (841) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - NOV 26, 2015
2014 Project. 750 bottle. Mucky brown with lite lacing. Funky fruity tobacco nose with mellow sour cherries. Starts out tart, but not strong, more sour cherries with vinous and wood character. Soft sourness in the finish. Bourbon and alcohol seem to be absent.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MacBoost (1744) - Penfield, New York, USA - NOV 15, 2015
Bottle from online store. Pours a deep brown with a light tan head. Aromas of oak, dark fruit, sour cherry. Taste is semi dry and tart. Flavors of cherry, darker fruit, oak, barrel. Good. Lingering tartness on the finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BVery (9574) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - NOV 9, 2015
Tap at the barrel house. Reddish brown pour with a clingy dense head. Red wine and wood, hint of bourbon, sour cherry. Yummy.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RedSox2004 (1672) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - NOV 1, 2015
Taster at the brewery. Mahogany/brown with a light tan head and thin lace. Aromas of bourbon, dark fruit, oak, alcohol and tobacco. Sour taste dominates, featuring dark fruit, oak, bourbon. Medium bodied, gentle carbonation, creamy mouthfeel and warming alcohol in the finish. Bit too boozy.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
pfc514 (125) - Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA - OCT 26, 2015
Pours dark brown into a snifter with a thin tan head. Aroma of cherries, oak, whiskey. Pleasantly tart in the flavor. Taste mirrors the aroma, with a hint of vanilla, I’m assuming from the whiskey barrels. This is one damn delicious beer.


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