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RATINGS: 583   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.06/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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Sour Brown with raspberries.


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4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
KAME (160) - California, USA - MAY 9, 2010
Damn, it’s been a while since I’ve tried one of the recent Lost Abbey offerings. 375ml bottle shared with myself. Cork was damn near impossible to remove, but a very loud POP made me smile. I didn’t feel like another Flat Abbey disappoint. Pours a nice reddish brown with a nice pinkish tan head. Aroma is quite good, with a nice earthy, leathery foundation to be found underneath the tart raspberries. Flavor isn’t quite as impressive with some astringent flavors coming through. Mouthfeel is nice and creamy with enough carbonation to clear the palate. Not bad at all.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
humlelala (1190) - DENMARK - FEB 11, 2016
(on tap @ Himmeriget) Poured at fridge temperature into a small footed tulip. Left to sit on the counter for half an hour for aroma to develop. The body seems to be murky and brownish with little tan head that fades somewhat leaving mostly film and lace. Already when poured the beer had an extremely compelling raspberry flavour that makes it hard to concentrate on anything behind it. There could be some malts though. Once it goes in your mouth it becomes complex however. The framboise is clearly felt in the palate as the aromatic qualities enter the nostrils while the tongue detects a certain sweetness followed by a protracted tart finish. It’s a combination that works for me.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jesperhammer (3790) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 11, 2016
10-FEB-2016, draft @Himmeriget oppening. Hazy amber with a low head. Aroma is cherry, acid, Wood, wine. Taste the same, very cherry-oud bruin-like, even a Little licorice. Very tart with a long and fruity finish. Complex and fantastic.

4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vjohans (638) - SWEDEN - FEB 5, 2016
woody, vanilla, caramel, hay, cherries, raspberries, brown, hazy, tan foam, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, medium sourness, full body, sticky, soft carbonation, long finish, bitter,

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (3801) - Kyoto, JAPAN - FEB 2, 2016
Bottle from Sbartholomew2. The Lost Abbey’s Framboise de Amorosa 8.5% This beer differs from the others in that it is an American sour as well as being more of a reddish brown than they pink-red you usually get from a raspberry beer. It kind of reminds me of an Oud Bruin. The aroma is quite a rich acidic/acetic tartness and even has a ripe banana edge to the raspberry jam. The flavor is tart acidic raspberries with a jammy sweet character that finishes dry and a little bit gassy. A touch of oak is also evident as well, the carbonic edge is very sharp. Good and uniquely different from the Belgian raspberry beers but it seems gassy and too sharp in the palate.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jinroh (942) - ESTONIA - JAN 31, 2016
Pours copper-red, bit of foam, not much though. Aroma has rasberry full on, sort of feels like fresh rasberry jam that I picked by myself when I was a kid. Taste is intensely sour, rasberry there, not too sweet, acidity cleaning the pallet. Totally full on framboise, real nice and lovable.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Hikeg (195) - - JAN 25, 2016
Pours hazy brown with small light brown head. Aroma is raspberries, cherry, red wine, wood, funk. Medium sweet, quite tart, vinegarish still quite fresh and balanced. Medium body, almost oily texture, fizzy, almost aggressive carbonation, astringent finish. Good.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Zymurgeist2 (1531) - Redwood City, California, USA - JAN 24, 2016
Draught at Harry’s Hofbrau in San Jose. Wonderful beer with tartness throughout. Beautiful pour with minimal head.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
rekvium (340) - Odense C, DENMARK - JAN 15, 2016
From bottle, shared with MrOrla and Lem. Pours hazy red with a white head. Aroma of cranberries, light funky, slight sour but also a sweet aroma. Taste is really sour, tart, funky barnyard, red berries, currants, wauw!!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mR_fr0g (7237) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 14, 2016
Keg at Route CBC, CBC Clapham, 02/10/15. Reddy brown coloured pour with a lasting cream y / pink head. Aroma is jammy raspberry fruit, little tart, some brown bready malts. Flavour is composed of sticky jammy strawberry and raspberry fruit, tart fruit, woody tannin, spicy orange tangy finish. Palate is medium bodied, sweet and sour, lingering tart finish.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vindueskigger (11) - - JAN 10, 2016
fabelagtigt bryg! Kunne jeg gøre kvad, havde denne øl bestemt fortjent et par strofer. Utrolig velbalanceret syre og tilpas tør som det pergament kvadet burde gøres på. Proppen er ægte kork.


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