Westmeister (1839) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - DEC 19, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tasting with the crew and bottle thanks to wchesser for the bottle. Nice nonoverpowering cranberry and cinnamon. Light funk, and fruity brett. Nice.
jrob21 (2677) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - DEC 15, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
375 shared by West with the crew. Good fruit here that is well placed and balances against the wild and spiciness of the base saison. Little bit of funky cheese on the finish. Nice wood in the aroma. Little bit of spice working throughout, cinnamon. Good holiday beer.
mabel (6865) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 14, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
[6257-20140419] Bottle. Floral fruity yeast aroma. Hazy, pink brown body with a medium-lasting foamy white head. Bitter fruity cherry sour notes int he flavour. Medium body has a nice sour Brett feel. Good. (7/3/7/3/14) 3.4
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GenDV138 (1835) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - NOV 28, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
375 ml bottle with white wax poured into a Spiegelau tulip. Holiday 2013 vintage. Found a lone bottle at Sacramento’s Pangaea during a summer trip to Northern California. Nice hazy dark golden orange with a bit over a finger of off-white head. Aromas of herbs and floral/grassy notes, spice, a bit of dark fruit. Tastes of herbs, spices, cranberries and dark fruit, subtle funk. Medium-light body with a dry finish. Nicely balanced.
j12601 (6991) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - NOV 24, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at RBSDG at the Dad Pad. Pours a lightly hazed amber with a thin white head. Spices and cranberry on the nose, soft acid. Medium bodied, tart and funky, light cranberry and spices, tangy and faintly acidic. Lingering acid and tartness. Tasty stuff.
markextrae (1324) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 22, 2014
3.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
shared 375 bottle. poured a ruby amber colour with a nice white head. brett, sour cranberries, biscuit, cinnamon, citrus, red forest fruit, little bit of a dry cinnamon taste at the end. yeast, slight acid, pretty nice brew!
BOSSbrewer (1991) - Arkansas, USA - OCT 29, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle with Butler at tasting. Pours reddish golden. Slight funk and lemongrass. Tart with cherries. Very nice clean finish.
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thomashall (162) - New Hope, Minnesota, USA - OCT 24, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle shared at Darkness day. Pours dark golden color. Smells of sour funk with some cherry. Taste nice sour flavor with smooth finish. Really good beer.
BVery (6984) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - OCT 24, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Hazy orange pour. Lots of cranberry and nutmeg. Sour. Lively on palate. Awesome!
bnielsen13 (250) - Richfield, Minnesota, USA - OCT 21, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle @ home courtesy of adnielsen. Pours pinkish red with a white head. Aroma is spicy, zesty, fruity. Flavor is tart, funky, cranberrry and some spice. Different, but not bad.