Concealer (776) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 30, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap. Hazy reddish brown with a tan head. Aromas of tart fruit, green apple, some wood and earthiness must. Flavor is tart fruit, green apple, wood, light chocolate and some eartiness. Medium bodied.
Ratman197 (9830) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 2, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
750 ml bottle poured a clear reddish brown with a small lasting tan head. Aromas of caramel, cherry, oak and light funk. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry lightly tart finish. Flavors of caramel, oak, light fruitiness and a hint of fun k with a crisp dry lightly tart finish.
Travlr (11932) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 31, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Churchkey dinner on 5/5/2014. Clear deep amber color, tan head. Aroma of sweet and sour plums and raisins. Taste is acetic, peppery, fruity, a bit odd but decent enough.
Iphonephan (3272) - McLean, Virginia, USA - MAY 6, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
From a bottle served at the Funkwerks beer dinner at Birch and Barley, DC. Pours a clear deep rose with an ecru head. Aroma of tart cherries. Flavor is delicate with subtle tartness. Crisp finish.
daknole (9115) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 1, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Reddish color, cream colored head. Lightly sour, more tart. Cherries, balsamic vinegar, wet woody notes. Not half bad!
Oakes (12627) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 29, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Malty, sweet, little bit woody and a dash of vinegar. Tart, dash of barrel, subtle fruit. Ok, straightforward example.
jcnielsen (2108) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - APR 9, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Big thanks to adnielsen for sending this one to me! Pours a reddish brown color with white head. Tart, cherry, raspberry aromas. Tart, cherry, wood, red wine flavors. Pretty nice beer.
ModeEngage (151) - Lowell, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 30, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at the source. Pours cloudy brown amber with thin off white head that lasts and laces. Smells of funk and tart fruit. Drinks with a mild sour bite and mild lingering bitterness. Light to medium bodied. Tastes of sour cherry, wood, a bit of malt, and a bit of wood.
Steve_0 (2676) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAR 21, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at home withe the wife. Pour is slightly hazy brownish-amber with a big tan head that quickly dissipated. Acidic, slightly roasty, dark fruity, licorice, red wine vinegar, wood, and grapey aroma. Taste is tangy, dark fruits, grapes red wine, toffee, caramel, slightly roasty, acidic, and bready with a medium sour finish. Slick mouthfeel with medium-to-high carbonation. Decent oud bruin.
brokensail (10961) - Orange County, California, USA - JAN 26, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ Richard’s Tasting. Copper pour with a small khaki head. A touch funky with some grass, leather, and musty oak. Nice tart plum and apple. A bit of caramel, grapes, and black cherry. Slight cherry, caramel, and vanilla sweetness on the palate. Plenty of tartness of plum, grape, and red wine vinegar. Slight leathery funk and fairly dry on the finish.