sitzds (318) - - NOV 22, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
375 ml bottle poured into tulips for bottle share. Cloudy red body with a thin foamy tan head that leaves a few rings. Aroma is filled with raspberry juice and orange peel and rounded out by cherry skin and oak. Taste is tart up front with raspberry and cherry leading the way then yielding to light fruity sweetness featuring orange flesh and a bit of woody bitterness on the finish. Medium body, thin texture, lively carbonation, dry tannic finish.
MadIndian (2425) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 30, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from craft. Tart raspberry, wood, zesty lemon and funk. Another excellent blend form a top-notch company.
Steasy66 (961) - Minnesota, USA - AUG 25, 2014
1.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 1/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 2/20
Red small head. Biiig jammy aroma. Acetic acid bomb. Almost undrinkable. Bits of red fruit.
djd07 (3820) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 15, 2014
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle. Pours a cloudy brown with small off white head that lasts. The aroma is raspberry, cherry skin, oak, and funk. Thin mouthfeel with strong tart cherry, oak, funk, with very sour finish. Very good.
pentaz (1242) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 4, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle @ Theis. Pours hazy red with a small off-white head. Aroma is cherries, raspberry, vanilla, lactic, vinegar. Taste is moderate sweet and bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. Finish is warming and quite tart and with lots of oaky tannins.
BoBoChamp (5662) - Gent, BELGIUM - FEB 10, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
38cl, at 8.15%Vol, new exclusive American brew Anno 2012, with raspberries, cherries and orange zest, thx to Brent and Dirk for sharing!, very complex sour fruit brew, fruity/woody and sour/sweet, balanced, cloudy, small head, very good brew
jackl (4797) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - FEB 5, 2014
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle @ The HUGE Tasting. The pour’s deep hazy red with a small head. Huge raspberry and vanilla cream on the nose. Berries, wood. A bit of orange sherbet, citrus. The taste is rich cherry and raspberry. Strong red fruit accents. Mild tart finish. Medium body, soft carbonation. One of the highlights of the track set.
DTM (798) - Winters, California, USA - JAN 13, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Shared bottle with Timfooley. Fruity aroma, followed up by raspberry, orange and cherry flavors. Nice complex brew.
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madmitch76 (15830) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 6, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
3rd January 2014
Mega Tasting at Bruce’s pad. Cloudy amber beer, good pale tan head. Palate is airy and light, with fine carbonation. Sourish Worcester Sauce and nice generic fruits. A.very nice touch of mild adin. Finishes sharp and semi dry with some Raspberry Jam.
Theydon_Bois (9636) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - JAN 5, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared at the BIG Friday tasting, massive thanks to our Ken for sharing the entire track set and also to Bruce for providing the accompanying music 03/01/14.
Hazy dark amber with a moderate beige pond.
Nose is complex, tangy tartened fruits, light fruit balsam, tarte raspberry, blood orange, lightly acidic waftings, dank.
Taste comprises tarte berry fruit, orange rind, dank wood, musty, straw, funky horseblanket.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, drying tarte closure with subtle acidity.
Nice work - well balanced sour.