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RATINGS: 226   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 163   ABV: 5.42%
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An American style fruit beer made with Wisconsin’s Door County cooking cherries and lager yeast. The tartness of the cherry is balanced with the sweetness from the 2-row barley and the flavoring of Mt. Hood hops.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Garbageman (443) - Lexington, South Carolina, USA - DEC 2, 2012
From bottle. Pours amber/ red with no head. Aroma is sweet with malt and cherry. taste follows with a tartness and somewhat natural cherry taste. Carbonation is low and I guess this is a lager? Could drink one, and I did. Next.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
elizabethrich (10) - Iowa City, USA - NOV 24, 2012
A little over the top with the cherry flavor-feels a bit synthetic. Otherwise a pretty good fruit beer.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
beernovice39 (3120) - Montana, USA - OCT 9, 2012
Bottle pours an amber/copper color with a thin off white head. Scent is tart cherries. Taste is the same with a cereal graininess.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
wlajwl (3817) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - SEP 4, 2012
Aroma is cherries and a hint of sweetness. Flavor is similar to the aroma. Not bad, but don’t care for cherries and this is slightly off.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jhp40219 (303) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - AUG 18, 2012
Aroma - Slight malt and cherry smell. Not very strong, but nice. Appearance - Small white head that dissipates quickly leaving only a white ring around the edges. Color is a hazy amber red. Slight lacing on the glass. Taste - Strong natural cherry taste up front with a nice malty, biscuity taste behind it. Very sweet and tasty! Palate - Light carbonation, full body. Overall - Evenly balanced, nice real cherry taste. Very good!

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alobar (2763) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 29, 2012
Amber pour with next to no head. Tart cherry aroma with some cherry flavor. Not much else happening here. Too sweet.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
alogan97 (71) - Jacksonville, Florida, USA - JUL 27, 2012
Amber color light fruit beer. Low carbonation, almost watery. Minimal cherry flavor, very neutral. Nothing distinctive about this beer.

3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
kjohns21 (17) - - JUL 27, 2012
Very low carbonation. Tastes almost watery. Clean taste. A little but of tartness from cherries. Nothing special.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jandd1983 (2538) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUL 7, 2012
It poured an amber color with an off-white head. The aroma was of cherry and light sweet malts. The taste was of sweet malts from the caramel then there is a slight tart cherry.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rumproasts (2863) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUN 27, 2012
orangish with minimal head. cherry tartness is very evident, but cherry flavor is more subtle. the lager elements are pretty weak. overall, it’s ok, but nothing remarkable.


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