Theydon_Bois (15029) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at home, 29/12/15.
Reddish amber with a moderate crown of beige bubbles that soon dissipates to nyadda.
Nose holds acidic qualities, earthy red berry, fruit balsams, pissy bushes, funk, nutty tones.
Taste comprises sharp citric peel, musty wood, tarte red berry, strong balsamic presence.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, rising acidity in a puckering close.
Decent enough xour red.
sjogro (1590) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 17, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bij Maakun. Zure jongen met randje van kaneel, rode bessen, druiven, fruitig. Maar vooral ZUUR. Glazuur springt bijna uit m’n bek. Backlog from 2015/06/09.
Gerbeer (2694) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 18, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
950 ml bottle. Pours a brown mahogany with very little head. Aromas of vinegar and red berries. Flavors of red wine vinegar, dark cherries and plum skins, A nice rendition.
kerenmk (3626) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - NOV 17, 2015
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Ariel’s place. Thanks Shmupi. Headless muddy brown. Sourish, puke and a little lactic aroma. Too sour, acidic and vinegar taste. Medium body, sourish finish.
StilleStorm (1255) - Stavanger, NORWAY - NOV 14, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
DWF; Bottle 750ml. Pours small, clear cobber with a fading bobble off-white head. Nose is heavy, funky sour, moderate caramel, berries and spice. Taste is heavy sour, medium sweet and bitter with a lasting vinaigrette finish. Body is medium, texture is is oily, carbonation is soft.
Stuu666 (8371) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 6, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at home. Pours murky brown, nose is balsamic funk, toffee, bretty, taste is funky, dry, vinegar, toffee.
RhetoricalAns (731) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 1, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft. Fairly dark brown pour, thin, tan, fizzy head that disappears in a blink. Aroma of raspberry / cherry and sour vinegar. Taste is lightly fruity, mildly sour. Slightly astringent finish. Light to medium body with a fair bit of fizzy carbonation.
skortila (5003) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - OCT 19, 2015
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottled. 10cl sample. The aroma has cherries, bit vinegar, light grain tones. Bit hazy, dark red-brown coloured beer, not much head. The taste is quite sour, has berries/cherries, tartness, some citric tones. Bit astringent. Nice though.
rayaron (1060) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - SEP 12, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Ariel’s place. Thanks Shmupi. Cloudy brownish-copper with no head. The aroma has notes of sour apple, lemon, wood, candy and nail polish. Very sour flavor with lots of wood, notes of lemon, sour apple and vinegar, dry. Medium-bodied. A bit old but very interesting.
Erasmus_ro (2193) - Alabama, USA - SEP 6, 2015
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours a dark reddish brown, no head. Aroma is balsamic vinegar, caramel, sour, light sweet. Taste is full of sour. Balsamic vinegar, apple skin, caramel, light cherry. Mouth filling, chewy.