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RATINGS: 524   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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The continually hopped India Pale Ale brewed with Syrah grape must.


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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
werberski (18) - New York, USA - JUN 30, 2013
pours red. tastes of ipa and red wine. it is a strange combination but its really not bad. carbonation is low. finish is long. the body is on the lighter side. recommend trying at least trying it.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
alliance100 (364) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - APR 15, 2014
Draft at the Monarch Club - pours a dark pink , red grape and pine hop aromas . Taste is mostly tannic red grape with earthy hop . Ok . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rlgk (9387) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - APR 14, 2014
Draught at the Hotel in San Diego. Deep golden beer with a rich offwhite head. Sourish hop flavor, creamy, grassy, grapefruit, citrus, some herbal notes. Fruity hop flavor, caramel, vinous, grapefruit, hay, some grapes. A bit strange.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TreborWhip (392) - Reading, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 14, 2014
Bottle pours mahogany with tan head. Aroma of wine. Flavor began more like a sour lambic with tart grapes and a light hop bitterness. The flavor became a little sweeter as it warmed and, to me, was better at a cool temperature than a cold, out of the fridge, temperature.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
tightslice (140) - Redwood City, California, USA - APR 12, 2014
Pours a watery wine. Aroma is musty wine. Taste is watery, musty wine. Not a fan.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
troyc (2187) - Illinois, USA - APR 9, 2014
[Tap] Pours a reddish golden color with low carbonation levels. Aroma of grapefruit and grape juice. Taste is pretty similar. I don’t get quite as much wine in here as other people, but just that little bit just gives it a weird taste. High in acetaldehyde notes. Ehh.... Tasting notes from 2/2014.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MrDick (336) - San Francisco, California, USA - APR 7, 2014
I’m not even sure what to make of this beer. The grape must overwhelms anything resembling a DHF 60 Minute. It’s very dry. It looks like a carbonated Rose wine. Oh wait! It’s a wine cooler with hops! Now it all makes sense.

2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
ziel (76) - Massachusetts, USA - APR 4, 2014
I do not consider this a fruit beer even though yes, grapes are fruit. I enjoy this especially when I just finished a couple of glasses of red wine and don’t want to open another bottle.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
texrx (12) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 1, 2014
Pours a rosey amber with a small head and nice carbonation. Smells of citrus hops and musty grapes. It tastes musty and bitter. Dry finish. It’s not horrible but it is a bit off putting. You could possibly aquirre a taste for this after a while of drinking it

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
biznizness (1070) - Mooresville, North Carolina, USA - APR 1, 2014
Had this at Ballentyne Duckworths on draft this past weekend. Now that I know what it is, I understand better. Thought it was just another IPA variant so the sour grape flavors really threw me. Very light in color with some tartness. Would like to trying again.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ColovianTrader (189) - - MAR 29, 2014
Never seen a pink beer before. Citrus hops and a red wine aftertaste that lingers. Hints of brown sugar and grapefruit.


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