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RATINGS: 517   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.05   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Sour Brown with raspberries.


4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Hopper (827) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - SEP 23, 2011
12.7 oz. brown bottle. An unclear reddish brown with a fizzly head. the aroma is partially sweet but intensely sour with a good amount of berries. Like a field of fresh rasberries. The taste is mouth puckering sour with some sweet coming from the rasberries. The berry sweetness seems to add a nice character to the intense sourness. this cured my sour fix for the weekend. The carbonation is high with a fizzy mouthfeel. I really hope this makes it into some distribution because this is great. One of the most sour beers out there.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Dough77 (821) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAY 5, 2010
From the 3-4 oz sampling still available after it’s top popped and spewed all over my bathroom, ALL OVER, I must say I am pissed I didn’t listen to the warnings about this gushing problem because this beer is top notch. An amazing sour quality to it tagged by a fantastic raspberry sweetness. Excited to see how the other 5 manage over some time, but what a pleasant start.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
JBPortland (814) - Portland, Maine, USA - MAY 3, 2014
375ml bottle thanks to bytemesis, it was on my wants list. Pours muddy murky red brown with a finger of pink head. Nose is acidic sour vinegar, acetic, musty rotten fruit. Taste is overly sour acidic musty fruit, red vinegar. Finish is acid burn, nail polish, rotten berries. This bottle was terrible, unfortunately a drain pour.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
beertholomeus (805) - California, USA - AUG 1, 2014
Pours an amber brown with a white head. Tart and fruit aroma. Raspberry and tart flavors. Medium light body and carbonation with a raspberry finish.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
HopheadHans (804) - Bay Area, California, USA - MAY 13, 2013
Delicious fruit sour, just the right amount of raspberry flavor and a great tarttness to it. Super balanced, nice sour finish, excellent.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BrotherGrendel (787) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 10, 2010
Draft at Toronado. Pours a deep red-plum hue with light whisps of pink head. Nose is big raspberry and tart lactic tones. Flavor is definitely raspberry smoothie with a nice backbone of lactic tart sourness, light fruits and hints of wood fill out the sweet thick finish. Full body and modest carbonation. A solid fruit beer with sourness to compliment without dominating.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
DrewFace (787) - Melbourne, Florida, USA - AUG 29, 2014
Bottle thanks to StephanSD from SSS. Huge fruity raspberry aroma, tart, sweet. Translucent red maroon color, white head. Very tart, crisp, sweet, big raspberry flavor, acidic...sour and tasty. Alcohol is very well masked.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pilgrimoutlaw (775) - Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 2, 2014
On tap at Capone’s. Pours dark ruby with pinkish head. Raspberry, barnyard. Quite sour and sweet. Lively, sticky, medium body.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sarlacc83 (766) - Oregon, USA - NOV 28, 2013
2012 bottle. Thanks Shane! A: Ruby with a thin, light brown head. Good lacing. Wish there was better head rentention, but some good bubbles floating in this one without it exploding on me. N: Raspberry and oak for miles. Touch of acetone. Sweet red wine grape. Some leather and tobacco. T: Sour hour - very puckering. Some residual sweetness. Tons of fruit and some pepper spice. M: Light with a hint of alcohol. Goes down about as well as you’d expect for such a sour bomb. O : Reminds me of Hommage, albeit not as intense with the fruit. One touch nose, but I love raspberry sour, so this gets a good mark from me.

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bule (765) - California, USA - JUL 25, 2013
On tap at Taps in Petaluma. Pours a bright red color without much head. Very sour that lasts the whole taste with a good flavor of raspberries.


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