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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.


2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kennydiaz (352) - Manahawkin, New Mexico, USA - JUN 25, 2012
Pours with mild carbonation. It has a mild cherry taste with hints of wheat and hay. A little bland and watery.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
UnholyBrewing (595) - Central Florida(Upper Hell), Florida, USA - JUN 4, 2012
...watery, thin, basically no cherry flavor. A complete rip off. Only a hint of cherry when it warms up, but very acidic and sour. Poor effort, crappy beer.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Patrickctenchi (3569) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - MAY 21, 2012
Pours dark orange/brown with a tight off-white cap. Scent is mildly cherry....like the lonely cherry in a can of fruit cocktail. Taste is about the same.....plus a bit plasticky. It’s ok, but pretty weak.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
r464 (1915) - Earth, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 23, 2012
Mild fruit in the aroma. Sweet and tart malt and cherry with a tapering and watery finish. Not bad, but not one I would gravitate towards again.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Holdwine (1075) - Beertimore, Maryland, USA - NOV 12, 2011
Nothing special here. A nice sweet nose. Enough cherry on the tongue. Easy to drink, watery. Does the fruit hide a decent lager? Perhaps, but I am not willing to find out

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tmoney99 (10551) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 3, 2011
GTMW. Poured clear reddish brown color and an average frothy off-white head that mostly lasted with fair lacing. Moderate dark cherry tart aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium tart cherry sweet flavor with a medium sweet finish of moderate duration. Refreshing fruit beer.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
GhostFace (321) - Wisconsin, USA - SEP 3, 2011
pours reddish with minimal head. decent smell of cherries coming from the glass but not like you’d expect from a cherry beer. sweet taste, not too over powering on the cherry. not bad but also doesn’t stand out.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
DasBierChef (1083) - Hudson, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 17, 2011
This beer is really pretty decent, but still nothing much to it. I like some more complexity.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
brokensail (10744) - Orange County, California, USA - AUG 6, 2011
A: The beer pours a slightly cloudy red-orange color with a thin layer of off-white head. S: I don’t get too much of a cherry aroma from this at first. There is a bit of cherry skin to it and a slight fruity sweetness, but as it warms up, the intense cherry comes through. Some yeast and grass, as well. T: There is some cherry sweetness and a bit of cherry skin. Just a hint of cinnamon on the back end. It’s slightly acidic and grassy with a little bit of bread/biscuit malt. Not very much going on with the flavor, to be honest. M: Light in body with a moderate to high carbonation. O: I wasn’t expecting much from this, and it delivered on that front. But really, not awful (which I was expecting).

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
iabeerguy (392) - Iowa, USA - JUL 22, 2011
A reddish pour with a small head. Not much lacing on my glass. Smell of cherries is clear with nothing else sticking out. Flavor was a little tart but not overally, not as creamy as I thought it would be. A little too sweet at the end for me.


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