Brewed by Brouwerij Huyghe
Style: Fruit Beer
Melle, Belgium
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap

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RATINGS: 403   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Colour and sight: Deep dark red colour, with a light pink, compact and lacing head. Scent: Soft fruity aroma, with hints of almond and mildly sour cherries. Flavour: Sweet and fruity, with a nice balance between sweet and sour. An excellent dessert beer.

HenrikSoegaard's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
HenrikSoegaard (12054) - Randers, - JUN 22, 2013
Bottle. Frothy white good mostly lasting head. Red colour . Light malty and hoppy wonderfull kirke marcipan aroma. Moderate sour krisekoordineringsenheden flavor. Average moderate bitter finish. Only palate. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
tsd08460 (388) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - NOV 30, 2015
Aroma: cherries, earthy, Appearance: ruby red with a pinkish tan head Taste: medium sweetness, lightly sour, cherries Palate: medium body, slick feel, soft carbonation, long finish, Tasty

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Drake (11172) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - NOV 29, 2015
Bottle shared at the Nov. 2015 Monticello Dairy tasting. Hazy red, medium sized fizzy off-white head, good retention. Aroma of cherry roll ups, earth, soy. Medicinal. The taste is cherries and mild medicinal notes. Medium bodied, messy. Not good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Nische (1416) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2015
Bottle from Beergium. Hazy red color, with a frothy off-white head. Sweet and artificial aroma and taste of cherries, almonds and some sugar. Just aggressive, artificial and not so good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Emeister84 (1721) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - NOV 25, 2015
Smells like cherry soda. Sparkling red with a fairly lasting white head. Pretty sweet, loaded with cherry syrup flavor. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Radek Kliber (6825) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - NOV 25, 2015
Where and how: b. 750 ml
Aroma: plenty of cherry, mild tartness. Very clean, pleasant presentation. Mild dryness to it, slight peppery hints. Alcohol worked very well with set up.
Appearance :
Top: medium plus , tanned creamy feel. Lace and rings on glass.
Base: murky brown
Palate : medium bodied, smooth.
Taste: rewarding, approachable fruit character. Balanced, old school vibe.
other notes feels simplistic, but fruit, alcohol and malt set up hits all the right spots. Underrated.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ghawener (1542) - San Salvador, EL SALVADOR - NOV 22, 2015
Bottle: bought on a business trip to Costa Rica, deliciously dangerous, perfect sweet / tart / malty / alcohol balance. Food Pairing: Cherry pie.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dogbomb (1117) - ENGLAND - NOV 15, 2015
Bottle. Deep plum/purple colour with a red/purple head. Nose is ripe cherries, but not zingy or overpowering. Taste matches, cherry in a malt beer, theres a little bit of sourness, a little bit of sweetness. There’s some almonds, a little confection. Cherry marzipan. The sourness eases off as you get used to the ale. An interesting take on a cherry beer. These are never going to be my "thing", but this is ok and drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Halfling_4132 (15) - Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2015
Cloudy, plum coloured fruit beer with pink foam. Smell of cherry Soothers (throat sweets) with later hint of blueberries. Sweet and light, with a light body- very carbonated. Overall- very easy and enjoyable to drink would be mistaken for a low alcohol %, would recommend.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
lokis333 (159) - Biržai, LITHUANIA - NOV 2, 2015
Cloudy deep cherry color with medium pink foam. Aromas on sweet side, not too strong, but can get thet sweet cherry syruop/jam. Very sugary aromas, bit on cidery side of fermented cherries or cherry cider. Palate, medium with medium body and texture, leaves nice long sour cherry finish. Taste of cherries, bit sour and sweet at the same time but in good balance. Overall good fruit beer, maybe one of the best ones so far, this does not taste like juice actualy has some beer to it and is nice, not overwhelmingly sweet or sour, just right. Definatly worth a try!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VamboladeTolly (922) - Tartu, ESTONIA - OCT 31, 2015
Bottle @ deTolly, Tartu. Pours red with medium pinkish head. Aroma is sourish, old hay, wheaty, raspberry, malty. Taste is medium+ sweet, candy, wheat. Medium body. Well hidden Abv. Sweet finish. Too sweet for me

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