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RATINGS: 8   MEAN: 3.12/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   EST. CALORIES: 189   ABV: 6.3%
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3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (9597) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - JUN 12, 2013
Tap @ Boundary Stone. Pours dark brown with a medium, creamy tan head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is cookie and bread malt, lactic dark fruits. Flavor is tart dark fruits with supporting malt, light hops and bitterness with a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ernesto987 (3687) - Connecticut, USA - MAR 31, 2014
sample at EBF, heavy tart and sour beer, thick and odd, vinegary finish, also very thin. Weird beer but ok.

1.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
MrChopin (3258) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - AUG 18, 2013
transparent chestnut, wisps on the glass. Nose is 2 day old puke, no joke. Maybe you could call it wood and all spice with a peppery, meaty whack. Flavor is lightly meaty, woody, odd lactic softness through finish, faint puke. Thin and sticky with lightest of chest burns. No thanks.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
radagast83 (4563) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - JUL 26, 2013
Sampled at Meridian Pint. Poured a slightly hazy, brown color with a small white head. Aroma was sugary vinegar notes, some dried fruit notes. Flavor was sweet, but not sickly sweet, it was also sour without being too puckeringly sour.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nimbleprop (4815) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 26, 2013
Sampled at Meridian Pint. Pours a hazy, cola brown with one ring of white head. Nose of bitter greens, a little vinegar, some cherry, raisin. Flavor has some strong sweetness, almost neighboring on a mil chocolate, a touch of red grape, vinegar. Medium bodied, tart finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
lamas (1355) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 9, 2013
Draft on 06/08/13. Showed up at the table a murky iced tea brown with a small beige head. The sour aroma featured plenty of lemons, crabapples, green grapes, and cherries. Went down medium-bodied, sticky, and a tad syrupy here and there. The taste started with a moderate sweetness comprised of caramel, apple juice, and ripe cherries. Tart and tangy flavors quickly followed with loads of lemons, sour apples, and some vinous notes. The acidic finish lingered a bit. Quite tasty!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
argo0 (11452) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 9, 2013
Draft. Minimal off-white head atop cola dark brown body. Aroma is moderately sweet, cherry, some sour, lemon, vinous, cola. Taste is moderately sweet, lemon, sour, some cherry, caramel, vinous. Light-medium body, low carbonation, light acidity, light stickiness.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (11132) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 8, 2013
Draft at the source. Muddy brown color, bright white edge head. Aroma of raisins, dates. Taste is feet, cherries, sour plums. Oily mouthfeel. I think this is a Flanders red. Interesting and unique.


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