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RATINGS: 493   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.03/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 405   ABV: 13.5%
Cherry Adam from the Wood is aged with locally grown black cherries in oak casks for 15 months. The fruit lends a sweet tartness to the finish, melding with the wood and adding a new dimension of complexity. The 2008 bottling celebrates 15 years of business for me and was aged in Bourbon and Sherry barrels. The 2009 bottling was aged exclusively in Elijah Craig Bourbon barrels.

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
mgermani (1002) - Vancouver, British Columbia, - AUG 14, 2012
Pours an almost black amber with no head or lace to speak of. Aroma is amazing - sweet graham cracker dominates. Cherry & vanilla also. Boozy sherry-like taste, with loads of milky chocolate. Amazing. Lingering salted caramel finish. Light carbonation. What a treat!!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BiiruBierBeer (738) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - NOV 14, 2015
2009. Deep malt smell. Taste is deep malt with very mild smoke and wood. Full body, very low carbonation, and no foam.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BVery (8656) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - NOV 10, 2015
2014 bottle at. HotD. Dark brown pour with deep reddish highlights. Minor head. Rich bourbon and wood aroma. Dark mildly tart cherry in here. Holy crap, this is super rich and a monster. Unreal. So good!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
mariuspoenari (42) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 10, 2015
Dark brown pour, almost black. No head or lacing or any type of carbonation visible, no matter how vigorously you pour. The smell is complex and beautiful: roasted walnuts, chestnuts, tons of cocoa, macerated cherries, maple syrup, sherry, bourbon barrel, vanilla and oak, figs. The taste - amazing. A boatload of cherries up front, figs, walnuts, sherry and vanilla oak, bourbon, and underneath it all a nice, hot spiciness. Smooth and creamy texture, but not the kind that chokes, with a warm and cherry-intense aftertaste.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Vaiz (4047) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - OCT 21, 2015
Bottle at de Molen. Very dark brown pour, thin tan head. Aroma is full of vanilla, bourbon, oak, leather, chocolate, licorice, caramel, some alcohol and some ripe fruits. Flavor is very smooth, creamy vanilla, almost no carbonation, some sweet fruits and a slight warming finish. Huge body. Lovely balance, great brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hoprider (236) - DENMARK - OCT 3, 2015
Pours dark dense ruby/dark brown with no head. A few small bubbles. Nose: So much candy.. English licorice, filled chocolate and cherry bonbons, big wood influence and a slight boozy quality on the nose - but it works well. Taste: intense! Cherry triffle, cherry vinegar, soy? Chocolate, almond liquor And again a good wood influence- big powerfull flavour here. The mouthfeel is oily, aftertaste mostly on almondy and chocolate and cherry. Finish is long and lingering. Big thanks to motherbrother for splitting this in half with me.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Stuu666 (7804) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 27, 2015
Bottle at borefts. Pours deep ruby brown, nose is cherry, caramel, funky, wood, taste is sweet, tart cherry, Rich, smooth.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Fritz123 (1472) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - SEP 13, 2015
What a treat! Pours a dark reddish brown in a snifter...light head and no lace. The aroma was serious cherry cordial, chocolate, deep dark fruits, barrel. Taste is chocolate cherry cordial, caramel, red wine, oak barrel, and a complex malt base. Full body, lighter carb. Very complex and deep in flavors.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
lachrymalisis (440) - Washington, USA - SEP 2, 2015
The bottle I had was developing a rather unpleasant acetic acid character that did not make drinking it enjoyable at all, sadly.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
wchesser (1573) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 13, 2015
Long time want here. 2014 vintage. Very dark brown with red edges, slick and viscous looking. Nose is dark chocolate cherries, rotting cherries. Syrupy, thick mouthfeel. Rich dark chocolate, sweet cherries, light sour streak but slow sipping desert beer all the way. Coats the tongue and lingers with cherry cordial flavors. Nice, unique stuff.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Davros (2460) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - AUG 5, 2015
Pours dark brown with no head. Nose shwos chocolate fudge, raisins, rum notes, woody oak, vanilla. Pretty amazing. Very similar flavours, more chocolate fudge, rum, raisins and woody oak but with some soft sweet cherries and a little booze creeping in. Awesome stuff.

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