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RATINGS: 247   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.95   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 276   ABV: 9.2%
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Barrel Aged Double Flanders Red Ale


4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Chalumeaux (120) - Methuen, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 30, 2014
Deep dark color. Nice aroma. First Sip Is Smooth Then Can Taste Sour And Alcohol After taste. Nice beer.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hopwine (427) - Bend, Oregon, USA - MAY 26, 2014
Murky reddish pour. Big bourbon, sweet and tart cherry, oak, very nutty finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tmongoose (1419) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - MAY 21, 2014
bomber shared. poured a murky brown color with white head. got the funky and bourbon on the nose immediately..the flavor was quite tasty I do love me a red flanders but a double on bourbon barrel and more funky...the cherry come out in this one as well...solid flavors throughout...another great sour from cascade.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
solidfunk (4529) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAY 19, 2014
Pours dark brown with good head and lacing. Plum and some citrus, comes together well with some Belgian yeast. Bretta. Light to medium tart finish. Good stuff. Bottle thanks to GEV46 at Epic Sour Tasting.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (3712) - McLean, Virginia, USA - MAY 18, 2014
From a bottle shared at the DC Epic Sour Beer Tasting. Thanks GEV46! Pours a murky brown with a tan head. Flavors of tart caramel apple and sour cherries.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
olr1984 (1162) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - MAY 11, 2014
750 ml bottle pours a ruby brown with a tan head. Tart cherry and slight bourbon taste.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sarlacc83 (997) - Oregon, USA - MAY 6, 2014
On tap. A: Dark red bordering on mahogany. Fluffy, foamy creme colored head. N: Bourbon and pinot. Leather and grapes. Lemon rind. Caramel mixed with fruit, but not as pleasant at that sounds. Too much bourbon, not enough noir. T: Sour lactic acid and overly sweet bourbon. Nothing works in concert. M: Oily and heavy. Too much body. O: I used to really enjoy this at the Holiday Ale Festival. In the midst of all those stouts and bourbon beers, it was a break. This is not. In the cold light of day, it’s not at all sensible.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
SpongeRuiner (799) - Michigan, USA - APR 21, 2014
This pours a dark plum color. A very tart all around beer. Very good. A big vinegar flavor. A lot of tart fruits, cherries and black cherries mixed with some deep oak flavors. I really like all of its flavors. Maybe I was just feeling it but maybe the best for me for the night of some good stuff. Really great brewery.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
sherm1016 (1182) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - APR 21, 2014
Draft at the brewpub. Pours a deep reddish brown color with a tan head and some lacing. Aroma is chocolate covered cherries, a little vanilla, a little oak. Medium on the palate with light carbonation. Flavor is lightly sour, some bourbon, oak, vanilla, cherry, transitions into red wine, with a dry, red wine finish. Excellent.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Salmoniform (1073) - Sweet Home, Oregon, USA - APR 16, 2014
Poured from tap to glass. Deep dark red hue with tan head that dissipated to a moderate ring. Aroma is lactic, bright cherries, acetic, sugar, soft wood. Mouthfeel is great with a light body and good carbonation. Taste is sharp dryness initially, followed by a sour tartness, and a dry tartness with faint woody astringentness in the finish. Overall this is a fantastic Flanders. It is quite tart/sour with a nice complexity of lactic, acetic, and tartness.


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