jhamp9 (1021) - Corinth, Texas, USA - JAN 2, 2013
4.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
2010. Mahogany pour with a beige head. Aroma is tart cherry, oak, hints of vinegar, and a bit floral. Taste is very tart cherry, green apple, oak, and vinegar. Sweet cherry comes through in the end. Super dry and astringent. Fantastic sour.
nearbeer (3602) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 20, 2014
4.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
2009, barrel number 145. Clear chestnut with a lasting covering of cream. Nose is tart cherry, brown sugar, malt vinegar and a touch of cream. Tastes of the same great mix plus some old toasted oak on the finish. Medium body has low-medium carbonation and a perfect balance.
VinegarStroke (265) - Napa, California, USA - JUL 19, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle: 750ml, 2011 vintage, oak barrel No 95. Clear, dull brown red, medium head and light lace. Funky, sour cherry notes, earth, caramel, old oak. Dry to off dry, sour, low bitterness. Rich, long, fine, acid driven beer, medium wieght balanced, even texture. Medium to high carbonation with fine bead. Refreshing. Funky but no off flavors.
Really lovely sour.
Gorm (1101) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUL 16, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Dunkel rødbrun farve med lys beige skum. Lukt av røde bær og frukt. Smak av røde bær, honning, og frukt. Fruktig og syrlig og søt. Melkebaren.
nilsas (1216) - Bryne, NORWAY - JUL 16, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Nydelig duft av syrlige frukter. rødbrun farge. Lite skum, noe langs kant. Frisk smak av syrlige frukter. Noe for syrlig for min smak men likevell god.
Habanero (2470) - Tranbjerg, DENMARK - JUL 15, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottled. Pours hazy amber with a small off-whitehead. Aroma cherries, caramel vanilla notes and vinegar. Sweet/sour flavor with fruity elemrnts, that ends up more dry and tart. Medium bodied, watery to oily texture and soft carb. A very nice Red Sour.
deyholla (6502) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - JUL 8, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours a hazy amber with a near white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has acidic stone red fruits with a good amount of sweet grains and a bit of caramel as well as wood. Flavor combines sweet grains, a bit of caramel and sour red fruit with some underlying oak.
andregoncalves (1332) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - JUL 8, 2014
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
375ml bottle 2011 vintage thanks to ruigo. Color is brown to red. Head is medium to thin and brown. Body is medium. Carbonation is medium to high but not agressive. Taste is medium to high sour, medium sweet and medium bitter. Aroma is light chocolate, citric, grapes, wine, wood, floral, fruity. Nice one!
VDuquerroux (219) - Airvault, FRANCE - JUN 29, 2014
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle, 750mL. 2010 Vintage, Oak barrel n°144. A sparkling dark brown beer with mahogany hues. Medium white head. Medium to poor persistence. Smoky woody aroma, earthy, fruity (acid note). Starts medium sour, then heavy sour. Light lasting sweet. Medium body, silky texture, average carbonation, lasting sour finish with a light note. Overall, great : real width and depth in the aroma, taste, and palate.
mateuszk (178) - Poznań, POLAND - JUN 19, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
2011 Vintage Oak Aged Ale (Barrel 95). Pours dark amber, brown with medium head, with good lacing. In aroma tart, acidic, fruity, wine and notes of oak. In taste sour, winey with caramel, fruity notes in aftertaste. Medium body and high carbonation. Great beer.
boskeunpoeper (4) - - JUN 19, 2014 does not count
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
A very nice beer. Wine like qualities. The oak influence is clearly present. A very nice evolution in the taste. some sweet, some complexity and some lingering sour fruity aftertaste.