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RATINGS: 514   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.05   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Sour Brown with raspberries.


2.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Steasy66 (883) - Minnesota, USA - NOV 2, 2012
Dirty brown with little head. Nice raspberry aroma. Flavor is terrible, all vingegar. Overly carbed and aggressive. Not my thing.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
wavers1 (877) - Notown, California, USA - APR 24, 2010
terrible, terrible bottle bomb. bottle was stored for over a week without toching, gently opened, and was left with less than 5oz of brew :( projectile to the ceiling style bomb, foamed nearly all of the beer out. now, once the beer is in the glass, its beautiful. looks like a raspberry, opaque deep red to burgandy, muddy and hazy, with chunk of white yeast like seeds. aroma is slightly sour, slightly raspberry, not offensive, but not really impressive either. just smells good, not great. taste is a lot more, more sour, more rasp, mour funk, more earth, and still blended nicely. palate is nice, seems possibly a tad flat after usinf up all its fizz upon opening, but the aftertaste and finish def leave you wanting more. i am def wanting more; a full 375ml as compared to my 150ml or so might lead me to detect more things and give it a higher score, but my glass and the bottle are empty. :/

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
espenra (873) - Kurland, NORWAY - MAY 26, 2012
Bottle at Haand beer festival 2012. Copper aroma with some red hue and a small pinkish head. Aroma is very fruity mostly from raspberries. Some sourness and yeast, but still pleasing to the nose. Flavour has some sharpness and sourness, but itís a good thing and the raspberries are dominant here as well. Iíve never got the hang of sour ales, but this is a clear winner.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Staffan47 (873) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - AUG 22, 2013
Skjuter som ett skott och halva flaskan flyger ut över både mig och på golvet. Neeeej! Inte bra, men kul show. Smakar bra, riktigt jäkla bra. Hallonbomb. Härlig mousse och lite lägre syra än sin duellpartner cantillon lou pepe.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
KickInChalice (860) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 19, 2012
From notes. Poured from a 375 mL bottle into a tulip. Framboise de Amorosa pours a cloudy, murky brown color with a raspberry red tint and copper edges. Dark malts are lost in a funky, raspberry aroma. Barnyard funk and some leather wrap around a tart, vinegar raspberry and an acidic lemon aroma. A sweet raspberry flavor starts the flavor out, slowly bringing in a sweet caramel malt flavor. Next the flavor turns bluntly sour, with the sweetness of the raspberries cut in by a sharp lemon sourness. The raspberry flavor remains, growing tart and acidic, with just a bit of vinegar. The body is on the lighter side of medium, with medium carbonation. Lost Abbey can make some impressive sours, and this beer is right in my wheelhouse.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BucannonXC5 (855) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 8, 2013
Type: 8-oz. draft Glass: Tulip From: KnB Wine Cellars in Del Cerro (San Diego), Calif. Price: $7.00 (Wednesday deal) Purchased: Aug. 7, 2013 Consumed: Aug. 7, 2013 Misc.: N/A Poured a plum, reddish brown color with one finger of gray head when I got it. Light spots lacing on the sides. No retention. Smelled dark cherries, plum, raspberry, Red-Hooded Slut shot, grape and cranberry. Tasted even better than the nose. Got raspberry, cranberry, dark cherry, Sweet Tarts and Smarties. So smooth. Medium body. Oily texture. Average-to-soft carbonation. Long, smooth finish. I always think this style is good, but this went down easy. So smooth.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SSKD814 (854) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 26, 2010
Thanks Kevin for sharing this! A- Body is a dark pink/fuchsia hue. Pours with a Foamy 1/2 finger pink head. Body is translucent. S- Lots of raspberry upfront. Also vinegar, acidic tartness, oak, and vanilla-although the highlight is pure raspberry. T- Sharp, unripened raspberries the whole way through. Slightly sweet upfront though very tart, there is also faint hints of oak, woodiness, and vinegar. The tartness gets really big for the finish. P- High tingly carbonation and meduim weight body. O- This is a really good raspberry wild overall. More sour in the back and more sweet upfront. Another great, well put together brew by the Lost Abbey Serving type: bottle

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mreusch (851) - Olathe, Kansas, USA - MAY 1, 2010
375ml bottle. Pours a dirty reddish brown with a moderate pink-white fizzy head that lingers. Aroma is lovely - tart and fresh fruits, some dusty funk, pureed fresh and overripe raspberries, and oak. Flavor is gushing with raspberry goodness, more tart and funk, and oak. Nicely balanced between the excellent raspberries, dusty funk and oak notes. Great stuff!

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Getbetter (839) - East Palo Alto, California, USA - MAY 8, 2010
From Tap,Red in color,cloudy,white head,sweet(raspberry) and sour,Great sour would recommend.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Matts_Property (831) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 5, 2012
Bottle. Pours a solid dark cherry red - completely opaque, with a thick bubbly dirty pink head. aroma of soured raspberries, funk, tart, vinegar, yeast.. Flavour is mainly vinegary - but in a drinkable way, raspberries take a back seat in this beer. Sour, most certainly, but not intensely so. Yeast is detectable in the finish. Exceedingly dry, not as fruity as I was expecting/hoping. Not a sour expert but feel this beer falls victim of hype.


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