tomer (1529) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - DEC 28, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
At a tasting, thanks troubles, quite clear very deep orange colour, aroma of dough, dried figs apricots and raisins,winey flavour with roots, carton and metalic notes, unbalanced and a bit too sweet, overly strong carbonation. Not too good.
DSG (5022) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - DEC 24, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared at a sour tasting at Noam’s office. Thanks troubles for this bottle! 2011 bottle. Hazy dark orange with an off-white head. Aroma of malt, raisins, caramel and sour biscuits. Sour flavor with a bit of malt, fruits and vinous notes. Medium-bodied.
sonnycheeba (3047) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - DEC 18, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap. Pours dark amber/ruby with thick, creamy off-white head; decent retention and lacing. Aroma berries, floral hops, lime, cookie malt, sugar, and light spice. Flavor is tart fruit and wildberry esters forward with some sweet malt and floral notes; dries out toward the finish with a hint of spice. Medium body and carbonation.
bytemesis (2581) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - DEC 14, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap. Pours clear ruby orange, large fizzy orange tan head, dissipates quickly, some lacing. Aroma is tart lemon, cherry, funk. Flavor is the same, medium sweet, light sour, light red wine. Medium body.
j12601 (6585) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - DEC 9, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at Spuyten during Zwanze Day 2012. Pours a lightly hazed ruby with a thin white head. Soft fruit and funky musk on the nose. Medium bodied, funk and grapes. Light sweetness, a touch of funk and acid. Grapes, dusty and tart. Light tart acid into the finish. Decent but not amazing.
gunnar (4868) - Sandnes, NORWAY - DEC 8, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled gift from Per. Pours almost clear red/amber with no head. Aroma is sweet, bubble gum, fruity red berries. Taste is funky & tart, fruity brett. High carbonated. Lingering moderate sweet red berries. Fresh and juicy mouthfeel.
blipp (5680) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - DEC 6, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. Pours orange with an off white head. Tart grape, brett, hay, wheat, slight sweetness, and a nice tart finish. Good stuff.
jredmond (5029) - Manhattan, New York, USA - DEC 3, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at Spuyten with Linh, Vi & Thi, Ken & Nicca and the RB crew. Pours an amber body with reddish hue and no lacing. Aroma is light wine, spice, light funk and vague fruit. Mouthfeel is medium to thin with notes of sweet berries, light sweet malt, light acidity, and spice.
Godofthecellar (597) - NYC, New York, USA - NOV 11, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at ma che siete
Dark murky amber pour with a bright white head. Good carb, moderate funk with a slight sweetness of red grapes, or plums. Pretty vinous, light sour, dark berries masked the abv well
NikkTwist (1390) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 9, 2012
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft at Farmers Cabinet. Pale sour. Decent but too vinous. Reads too thin. Bit disappointed.