Front Street Cherry Ale
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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 2.91/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86   SEASONAL: Spring   ABV: -
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An American fruit beer. Lightly hopped with a special addition of cherry, then aged in our beer cellar, producing a delightful refreshing taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rondphoto (2603) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JUN 17, 2014
on tap @ Front Street Brewery / Davenport IA --- Hazy dark gold, solid head cover, curtain of lace. Taste is a pleasant surprise: malt with an immediate shot of bing cherries. Both flavors coast through the palate to a light bittering in the end that tuerns more sour as it lingers. Goes down smooth and easy - good stuff!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
ARH (727) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 17, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 18, 2014 On tap, poured into a 4oz sampler. The aroma is a moderately strength-ed, cherry pie sweetness with a touch of candy sugar sweet and/or a cough drop note. It pours a clear, yellow gold with a hint of orange. A medium white ring retains with a micro bubble, very light lace. The taste is a medium high sweet note with a light bitterness. The thin texture has a bubbly carbonation and a medium body. A cough drop flavor combines with a grainy quality at the finish with a bit of cherry pie. It?s dry, with the cough drop and grain flavors lingering in the aftertaste with a touch of pine. The cherry flavor turns a touch sour cherry in the aftertaste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
keepersj12 (2839) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - MAR 26, 2014
I wasn’t impressed by this brew. Everything about tasted fake. I got the cherries in the aroma and flavor but it seemed more like cough medicine cherry flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
BVery (7438) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - NOV 25, 2011
UPDATED: DEC 28, 2013 Tap at Front Street in Davenport on Nov. 25, 2011. Mostly clear pale yellow pour with a decent clingy white head. Nice cherry aroma. Thin palate. Taste is pale lager and a touch of cherry funk. They actually put a cherry in the sampler.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cbfobes (2610) - Quad Cities, Illinois, USA - JUN 5, 2011
On tap at brewpub, pours a light golden with a thin head, aroma has a decent cherry amount and the flavor had a nice bing cherry flavor, pretty balanced overall, I actually enjoyed this one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cavie (3971) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - MAY 30, 2010
Tap at the pub. Pours a cloudy dull yellow with slight head. Sweet aroma of cherries, fruit and soft grain. Cherry is evident in the flavor, that is balanced against a bitter backbone. Slight bitter finish with no fruit remaining. Surprisingly good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
drowland (6591) - Georgia, USA - AUG 6, 2009
Have had on tap a few times at the brewpub in a pint glass with a delightful cherry dropped in. This is probably my favorite beer of theirs, even though it’s a simple fruit beer. The flavor is slightly sweet balanced with a nice tart character while still tasting the beer backing underneath.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
GeneralGao (3614) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - FEB 13, 2006
Draught at the brewpub. Slightly hazy, golden color with thin white head. The bone-dry, crisp, and bitter characteristics of this beer melded nicely with the ample cherry flavor. Nice fruit beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
heemer77 (5153) - Urbandale, Iowa, USA - JUL 13, 2005
UPDATED: JUL 15, 2005 Thanks for sharing the sample, Duane. The body is a light clear gold. The aroma is decent with vanilla, cherries and a hint of perfume. The taste is bready with a hint of the cherries in the finish. There is also a light peppery finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
barleyPops (1141) - Quad-Cities, Illinois, USA - APR 1, 2005
5 oz. sample at the brewpub. the barkeep called this a cherry stout, but whether it is a fruit beer or a stout, the cherry flavor was minimal. an OK beer, nothing spectacular.

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