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RATINGS: 84   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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A Flanders style brown ale. We took Chomo-lung-ma (our organic honey nut brown) and aged it in a second generation Woodford Reserve barrel (subtle bourbon flavor, notes of American oak) for four months with 30lbs of tart cherries and a specially blended culture of wild yeast and beer souring bacteria. Chunga’s Old Bruin exhibits and aroma of sweet cherries and faint chocolate/ roasted malt complemented by a faint oak bouquet. The flavor has a pronounced sour character with the caramel, chocolate, and roasted malt finish.


3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dedollewaitor (13701) - Odense, DENMARK - OCT 12, 2010
Bottle @ Papsø-Grand-Tasting, September 2010. Pours unclear amber with a red hew and a small white head. Complex nose. A bit or roast, chocolate, caramel and some brett beneath. Dry and earthy roasted flavor with a bit of ash and sour cherries. Dry end. Different and interesting!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Theis (13286) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 22, 2010
Bottle (#13) at Papsø’s - Thanks. Brown - offwhite head. Nice sourness, rubber, leather, nutty notes, roasted, cherry, freshness, high drinkability, oakey, nice wooden.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
fonefan (34232) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 19, 2010

Bottle 22fl.oz.

Clear medium to dark red brown color with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, dark roasted, tart, light cherry. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate acidic with a long duration, dry, wood - tobacco, dark roasted bitter, rubber notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100912]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (20569) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 17, 2010
Bottle at Papsø. Clear red brown coloured with a medium sized beige head. Light acidic aroma of caramel and red wine. Light acidic of caramel and red wine. Tart finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - SEP 12, 2010
Dark brown with a medium beige head. Sour aroma with hard roasted malt, lacto, sour plums and figs. Flavor was solid sour with hard roasted malt, coffe, cherries, lacto, caramel and coffee. Finished sour. Nice.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ungstrup (29134) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 12, 2010
Bottled. A hazy brown beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of lacto, wood, brettanomyces, malt, and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, brettanomyces, wood, lacto, caramel, and some malt, leading to a tart finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (30734) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 12, 2010
22 fl oz bottle. Pours hazy dark brown with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malty and mild lacto acidic. Fruity, dark roasted malt, caramelish and mild acidic flavoured. Medium dry and roasted malt flavoured into a nice mellow roasted finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pinball (10724) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 12, 2010
Jackie O’s inspired rewery chunga’s old bruin clear brown small light brown head 2 caramelly,bready aroma. sourish. dark fruitys. 7 flavor is sweet caramelly, sourish, citrus , dark fruits, caramel, flowery spicy, herbal (hyben)

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Papsoe (25089) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 12, 2010
Bottle 65 cl. Courtesy of KimJohansen. Pours an orangey brown with a slight haze and a small and rough off-white head. Tart, nutty and woody aroma. Medium body, roasted malt, burned caramel, dark fruits - some late Wyeast notes, biscuity. Dry and tart finish. 120910

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BuckeyeBoy (2624) - Boise, Idaho, USA - SEP 7, 2010
Bottle 37 of 72 thanks to Toby Pours out a brown with a little red almost like DP topped with a small sand head. Aroma was sweet cherries, chocolate, and some pit fruit. Taste more of the pit fruit, sour notes, light vinegar and some barrel.


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