italarican (1382) - Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA - FEB 24, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at the Triad bottle share at Foothills organized by Mike. Nice caramel malt backbone with loads, and I mean loads, of red fruity tartness. Although I know it’s cherries, I got lots of freshly picked strawberries. Awesome stuff.
deyholla (5849) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - FEB 15, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at RBWG 2014, thanks! Pours a hazy deep amber orange with a white head that starts and remains at the edges. Aroma has sour cherries with a nice barrel note supporting. Flavor has some growing sour cherry notes with a bit of barrel coming out in the finish as well as a touch of dryness..
Suttree (4866) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - FEB 15, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Reddish brown, Thin rin of foam. Smels like cherry, oak, and balsamic vinegar, with some hints of chocolate, too. Very tart. Big cherry flavors up from, some lemon, some oak, too. Nice stuff.
jtclockwork (6914) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 12, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at RBWG. Pours reddish amber with off white head. Nose and taste of cherries, oak, cherry vinegar tartness, funky wood, earth and plum. Medium bodied. Well balanced acidity.
Drake (7840) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 12, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
RBWG14 Trip Rating #47. Bottle shared at the Friday Night Downtown Inn Bottle Share. Pours a hazy copper color with a thin frothy tan head. Good head retention. Aroma of tart berries, earthy and pepper notes. The taste is tart berries, earth, mild pepper notes. Medium bodied, nicely balanced, lingering tartness.
jcnielsen (1641) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 10, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at RBWG, courtesy of someone. Pours a brown color with white head. Sour, vinegar, cherry, tart flavors. Nice sour.
drsordr (836) - Loveland, Ohio, USA - FEB 8, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle pour hazy dark brown. Nose tart cherries, some dank. Taste big tart up front. Really gets the saliva glands going. Cherry and sweet Mid. Tart finish.
NielsenRatings (8096) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 7, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ RBWG Fart Share. Pours a murky dark red appearance with little head. Rich black cherry, vinous, slightly acetic aroma. Really nice flavor. Thick cherry, a touch sweet, moderately sour flavor. This was nice.
Ferris (1868) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 5, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle - Red berries, oak, balsamic and grape. Cloudy reddish brown with a almost no head. Taste has all the right notes of plum, sour cherry, but a little on the vinegar side, a bit too much so.
Dogbones (117) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 29, 2014
4.9 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
This beer is living proof that sometimes rating lie!!! This is this best damn beer coming out of NC Pours a beautiful cherry red. Smells funkalicious. Band-aides galor. Tasty!!! Sour cherry!!!! Reminds me of being a kid in Sears and Roebuck buying Tuffskin jeans! I want more!!!!