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RATINGS: 179   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   EST. CALORIES: 309   ABV: 10.3%
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Note: batch 5 and all subsequent batches are put into Red Wine Barrels (the batch number is printed on the label). All earlier batches were in White Wine Barrels and should not be rated here. Release 5 of Brainless on Cherries, has a new twist- we used Red Wine (cab and syrah) barrels for the second fermentation and aging as apposed to White Wine barrels. The result, dryer, lighter body, fruit shines thru and a bit of tannin and wood notes in the finish


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (35066) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 2, 2013

Bottle 22fl.oz.

[ Release #12 ]. ABV: 10.7%. Clear light to medium red colour with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, young, horse blanket, barnyard, cherry, wood, alcohol, almonds. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet, light acidic and light to moderate bitter with a long duration, wood, cherries, aok, dry. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20120914]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31220) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
22 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy pink to red. Medium dry phenolic and cherry. Wooden. Fruity, light sweet and mild phenolic. Citric and fruity. Fruity and mild citric. Winous finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (29332) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
Bottled. A hazy red beer with a fast disappearing orangey head. The aroma has notes of cherries and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of cherries, alcohol, wood, and straw, leading to a dry alcoholic finish. Thanks yespr for sharing.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2012
Bottle 65 cl. Label print says "Release #12, 10.7% ALC./ VOL.) Pours a hazy pinkish with a small white head. Dry cherry aroma, quite some alcohol too. Medium body, cherries really deliver in the flavour, has this marzipan touch and again a little boozy. There’s a rubbery edge to it. Not unpleasantly so. Actually a rather satisfying cherry beer - no yeastiness and not overly sweet. 100912

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (20807) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2012
Bottle at yespr. Hazy orange coloured with a small white head. Fruity aroma of cherries, berries and spices. Fruity flavour of berries and cherries with notes of alcohol. Fruity finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16691) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 11, 2012
Bottle. Pours a pale reddish color with a white head. Has a fruity spicy yeasty cherry aroma. Fruity spicy weak woody cherry flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty cherry finish.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
madmitch76 (15073) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2012
30th June 2012
Bottle shared at Craft. Light haze on this amber beer. Tidy white head. Very light palate, semi crisp and semi dry. Light malt with very light cherry. Dry finish. Surprisingly insipid. Disappointing.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (14044) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 14, 2012
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice head with good duration. Color is red. Aroma and taste are cherries, wood, malt, hops and is a bit vinous. Semi dry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dedollewaitor (13922) - Odense, DENMARK - SEP 14, 2012
Bottle @ Really Late Ulfborg Summer Tasting, 2012. Pours cloudy red with a small off white head. Wood, cherries, caramel, marzipan and a bit of funk. Young and "in-complex".

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (13733) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 30, 2012
Bottle at Craft. Pale red haze no head. Ok kind of not cherryish. Some fruit but a bit under whelmed fruit wise too much alcohol


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