gnoff (8506) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - JUL 5, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
At the Portland International Beerfest, Saturday June 25, 2015.
Cloudy brownish red color, off-white head. Cherry, acidic scent. Cherry, tart, slight vinegar taste. Tart aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel, low bitterness.
Gription79 (2570) - Bountiful, Utah, USA - JUN 18, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured from a 375ml bottle. Big cherry nose, skin and all. Balanced tartness, soft funky flavor. Tasty beer.
Gerbeer (2321) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 15, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
375 ml bottle. Pours a reddish mahogany with no head. Aromas of dark cherries, light Brett, and a bit of green oak. Flavors of dark cherry cider, crab apples, lemons, and a touch of pie crust. A good North American Kriek.
nimbleprop (5798) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 14, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
375ml bottle of the 2012 vintage pours a murky, deep purple with some cloudy, white head. Nose has berry, funk, some tomato, mild grass. Flavor has lots of berry, tomato, candy, acid. Full bodied finish.
radagast83 (5606) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - JUN 2, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle (2012) at the DC Expanded Sour Tasting. Pours a hazy brown color with an off-white head. Aroma was some cherry skins, light funky Brett notes. Cherry flavor, some balsamic notes. Interesting. I liked it.
GenDV138 (3231) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUN 1, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle (2012) at the DC Expanded Sour Tasting. Hazy brown with off-white head. Aromas of cherries, light oak. Tastes of vinegar, cherries, lemon. Medium-light body with a dry finish.
Travlr (15641) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 31, 2015
3.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Hazy to cloudy red color, scant pink head. Aroma of dusty and funky cherry and lemon. Taste has sweet and sour berries and lemon. Nice.
merc7186 (2526) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - MAY 27, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Aroma: Mild Cranberry, Mild Red Wine Vinegar
Appearance: Reddish/Mild Brown Hue, Passes Some Light, Almost No Head, No Lacing
Taste: Cranberry, Mild Tart Cherry
Mouthfeel: Average Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Tart
j12601 (7700) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - MAY 8, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pouring at Where The Wild Beers Are 2014. Pours a murky ruby red grapefruit with a thin white head. Dirty cherries, funk. Medium bodied, tart cherry, funky. Tangy cherry and funk on the finish.
Alphadelic (1906) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 13, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: APR 14, 2015 2013, listed as 9.3% - lovely pink color. Tart vanilla-cherry nose. Big and sweet in the mouth. Cherry chupa-chups finish. It has a touch of woody sourness and a dry finish. Intense, boozy and not quite what i expected.