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RATINGS: 506   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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A sustaining beer that is brewed to comfort in the gusty ides of March and welcome in a wealth of warmer weather.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
can8ianben (1316) - Souderton, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 15, 2014
Sour funk and malt-forward enough to balance everything out. Really well done - I’d drink this more often if I could get it!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tastybeer (1728) - Bloomington, Indiana, USA - JUN 10, 2014
Bottle. Pours hazy copper, off-white head. Little retention/lace. Aroma of grain, funk, caramel, oak, fruit, light acetic. Taste is tart, lightly sour, dusty, oak, caramel, some sweetness. Palate is soft, creamy, tart finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
gschrade (678) - Collinsville, USA - JUN 9, 2014
I had this at Global Brew. Pours amber with a off white head. Taste slightly sour, fruity, citrus. I thought this was pretty good. I would drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Steve_0 (2652) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 31, 2014
Bottle at home. Pour is deep, rusty amber, with a big tan head and great lacing. Funky, caramelly, green apples, pears, straw, sweet tarts, white grapes, and wood in the aroma. Taste is basil, caramel, tart apples, grassy, bread, tangy, herbal, lemony, and orange peel with a lightly tart finish. Medium body with soft carbonation. Solid funky offering.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
beernbourbon (1299) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - MAY 27, 2014
Bottle. Pour is an almost-clear amber with a thin layer of tan foam. Aroma is lightly funky and tart with notes of cherry, leather, and red wine. Also a light mineraly earthiness. Flavor is really quite stunning. Up front, tart cherry notes glide across the palate. That gives way to malt vinegar notes followed by earthy tannin and woody notes. Very well-balanced and quite drinkable. A bit more tart than I would expect from a Biere de Garde but I really like it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BLADT (625) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - MAY 27, 2014
Tap pour @Covenhoven. Opaque copper color. Thin head. Tart, cherry nose. Taste follows. Smooth. Lots of cherries. Some strawberry sweetness lurking behind.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
solidfunk (3997) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Light house jolly pumpkin bretta. Coppery and cloudy with good head and lacing. Finishes with light sourness. Some grapefruit citrus. Nice balance, probably one of my preferred from Jolly Pumpkin. Tap at Churchkey.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
drsandman (308) - New York, USA - MAY 22, 2014
Tap @ Fools Gold NYC. Pours a darkish amber with a very thin tan head. Aroma is oak, sour cherries, acidic wine, brett, funky must. Taste is full of funky granny smith apple, white wine / oak barrel, sour grapes, barnyard brett. Really delicious, great balance.. nice tart sour taste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
BrewBoxer (2003) - New York, New York, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Draft at Clinton hall. Pours a cloudy dark brown color. No head. Taste is like a mash up of a bier de garde and a sour. Very interesting in its complexity

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tiong (3752) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 11, 2014
Draught @ City Beer, San Francisco, California

Pours dark reddish orange with a small head. Aroma of tart berries, earthy notes, spices and ripe fruits. Taste is smooth, tartish and yeasty with some earthy notes, spices and wood. Finish is oaky, woody and tartish with some earthy notes and yeast. Okay sourish farmhouse ale.

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