RateBeer
overall
22
47
style
Serve in Flute, Shaker

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 163   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.71   EST. CALORIES: 90   ABV: 3%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Natural beer with blackcurrant berries refermented in the bottle. Pure malt and hop, blackcurrant berries, yeast and water.


2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
obisbeer (565) - Barcelona, SPAIN - DEC 25, 2004
UPDATED: DEC 29, 2004 Pink purple clear with lots of sparkle and thick pinkish head. Yeasty, wood, strong cassis, and sour lemon nose. Med weight w/light finish. Delicate flavors of vanilla, yeast, and light wood, with a light berry cassis quality. The nose promised more than the palate delivers, not enough acid in the end.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
dolemike1 (1288) - Jeannette, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 24, 2004
Cloudy, reddish brown, small off white head, light aroma of black currant, flavor is a subtle sweetness of fruit, light on the palate, not tart in my opinion. could use either more fruit or more tartness

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
IslandHaole (1091) - Yokosuka-Shi, Kanagawa-Ken, JAPAN - NOV 19, 2004
A cloudy ruby color with a tiny white head. A tart fruit scent. A tart nose with some yeast and barnyard scents. A bit thin, not very complicated but an interesting tart fruit beer.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
MartinT (7677) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 12, 2004
Des Geants have trapped a cloud and are slowly bottling it with the long forlorn soul of a black currant in each bottle...Not horrid, just horribly vapid...

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Lubiere (9752) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 31, 2004
Cherry red hazy beer with a rose or tulip aroma with yeast. Sour cherry and phenolics come out. This could have been an interesting fruit beer if the beer wasnt contaminated.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bov (9245) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - AUG 25, 2004
cloudy dark red-brown colour, creamy pinky head, dry blackcurrant aroma, oily and medium-bodied, bitter/sour, very dry finish of blackcurrant with more sourish notes - an interesting and not easy fruit beer

1.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Hugh (153) - Zillebeke, BELGIUM - JUN 25, 2004
Big head. Expected red colour. Little aroma. Unpleasant thin bodied beer - the basis beer may be pils. Certainly tastes more like syrup than real berries. Really needs an ale body to carry this sort of thing off, like Schelde Schoenlappertje. Threw this one away. Expected better.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hildigöltur (5104) - København, DENMARK - JUN 10, 2004
Reddish coloured. Aroma of black currant and lingonberries. Notes of yeast in th flavour. Notes of tea as well. Rather light.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Ungstrup (29081) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - APR 17, 2004
An unclear red-brown beer with a fine beige lacing head. The aroma is sweet cherries and the flavor is a weird sweet and sour flavor with notes of cherries, black currant, and corriander. It has a dry finish.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
skortila (4424) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - MAR 27, 2004
Aroma of blackcurrant. Hazy, amber-red/pink coloured with a lasting head. Taste is blackcurrant again, some yeasts and slight bitterness. Dry palate.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 13 14 15  16  17


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50