jhamp9 (1012) - 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.
deyholla (6486) - 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 (1305) - 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 (208) - 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.
AdamJackson (2344) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 17, 2014
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
2011 Vintage, Barrel #95. Split 4 ways @ 45F in stemware
A - Murky blood red burgundy slightly hazy a 2 finger fluffy head.
S - Nose is great. Insanely deep, oaky tannic and red wine burgundy grapey awesomeness.
T - Whoa. this is so good. Thick heavy oak and sweet toffee candies, candy apple sour patch kids and the most intense cherry and chocolate cake
M - Thick velvety mouthfeel and lots of carb, great body
O - This is incredible! Possibly my favorite flemish red ever. WHOA
sic1314 (3048) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUN 16, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle share, 2007 vintage. Poured deep reddish brown with no head. Aroma of slightly sour berries, light malt. Medium body, pretty smooth, flavour is cherry, lingering sourness.
beerbastard (671) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - JUN 7, 2014
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 19/20
750 Bottle, 2011, Barrel 95. Mahogany with lite amount of lace and head. Well blended aromas of mild vinegar, ripe dark fruits, wood. Moderate soft flavors of balsamic sourness, honey, caramel, and sour cherries. Overall its not too intense, well polished and definitely the pinnacle of the style.
Dr_Fellini (356) - Norfolk, Virginia, USA - JUN 7, 2014
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
2010. Bottle to glass. Pours a hazy amber, light brown, with reddish hues and a creamy tan head. Aroma is dry, apple, tart, oak. Flavor is an intense sour with touches of apple and cherry sweetness. Delicious lingering fruity sour long into the finish. Fantastic beer.
AntonFred (10) - GREECE - JUN 7, 2014
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Shared this one with a couple of friends. Too sour for me.