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RATINGS: 143   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.82   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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Two year old Nantucket Flemish-style red aged on whole sour cherries for 10 months. This is similar to sipping the idea of what a "cherry" is... UNREAL.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beergeek23322 (2340) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - NOV 22, 2013
4/6/2012. 22 oz. bottle. Pours deep ruby red with a short white head. Aromas are funky from the yeast with malt and of course the cherries. Sour and tart, balanced and complex and right up there with some of the better Belgian Krieks.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BVery (6559) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - OCT 5, 2013
Sampled from a bottle at Where the Wild Beers Are - October 5, 2013. Reddish/amber pour. Tart cherries all over this. Very tasty.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SudsMcDuff (5863) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - SEP 22, 2013
cisco’s sours are always a bit fun .. . pours a deep mahogany .. medium foam .. . cherry, cherry pits, sour jolly ranger, and dirty cherry skin .. . slick mouth .. . another good wild from cisco .. . . stop over winding my vibrating bear!!

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwood04 (4030) - Connecticut, USA - AUG 4, 2013
750ml bottle in a tulip. Pours amber with a very small head. Aroma of cherries, a nice tartness and funkiness, plus a nice pale maltiness. Flavor the same with a nice tart, cherry finish. Average texture. A pretty good Kriek.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ratman197 (9940) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 19, 2013
750 ml corked and caged bottle poured a clear reddish amber with a lingering ring of amber foam. Aromas of sour cherry, spice, carmel and pepper. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry tart finish. Flavors of sour cherry,spice, carmel and light earthiness with a crisp dry tart lingering spiced cherry finish.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Damico (2612) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 17, 2013
Pours ruby amber with a sandy colored head. It smells amazing, like sweet cherry soda, so fresh even after sitting on it for a few years. The flavor is delicious as well juicy cherries with a tart, perfectly dry ending. The tartness is there for sure, not super sour, just right. The cherries held up so well!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dreadnord (1013) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 6, 2013
Pours hazy red with a small pink head. The nose is tart cherries, raspberry, light vinegar, lemons, funk. The taste is medium high sweet, high sour and very low bitter. The texture is crisp and clean, nice tannins, the body is light and finish is long.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
blklab2007 (1982) - Connecticut, USA - MAR 15, 2013
Bottle poured a red amber color with a wisp of off white foam and a still look in the glass. Aroma has tart cherry, light acidity, fruit skins, and a Flemish red base. Mouth feel is light and unfortunately mostly flat. Flavor has medium acidity, cherry, some minerals, and a red base. The beer itself could be nice but the lack of carbonation is killer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
5000 (6300) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - MAR 7, 2013
Bottle:   Deep caramel, slight dark reddish hue, very thin sudsy white head, dies instantly, leaving no lacing.   Aged on oak and sour cherries, its what I expected at least.   Very much a Duchess like aroma, cherry, lactic tartness, and woody.   Tart and semi dry up front, cherry like, oakish, and very natural.   Has a slight sweetness that isnt as artificial as Duchess.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Cherry, oak, and a dry/tart finish.   Has a slight pie cherry like sweetness but its dominated by more of a tart/dry aspect.   Simple, yet tasteful.


4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Jesterdeal (1923) - Marlton, New Jersey, USA - FEB 21, 2013
On tap @ barcade philly. Aroma of sweet tart cherries, slight stilton cheese, and red apple peel. Pours hazy red brown with slight film. Taste is very tart with immediate notes of underripe sour cherry and crabapple. Great notes of rhubarb, apple core and slight cheese funk. Just terrific and very tart!


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