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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.53/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3/5   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
2011 World Tour Series: Old Ale aged in oak barrels with brettanomyces.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
wchesser (1915) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 14, 2012
From a trade with savnac...thanks, Ira! Brett and wood on the nose. Cloudy brown red with fairly thick head. Very well balanced. Malt and red wine along with brett funks and barrel notes. Slightly sharp sour lingering finish. This beer is tremendously underrated. I can only guess most drank this way too young. These brett beers demand cellaring to enjoy at their fullest and this is a great example.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
SHIG (4675) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - AUG 9, 2012
Bottle: Poured a reddish brown with orange layered streaks, very cool color. The head was thin tan that dissipated almost instantly leaving ghost/milky splash on top. The aroma is a interesting mix of malts, oaken woodsy, and sourness perfume. Taste is a sour tangy woodsy front, nice soothing caramel malts that turn into a dry tingly finish. Very complex beer!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (21641) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 29, 2012
Bottle. Muddy dark brown color, small tan head, delicate lacing. Aroma of cobwebs, dust, vanilla, dusty insides of antique furniture. Taste is wrinkled pruned, shriveled dates and normal raisins, with moderate funk. Looks like some age has done this one right.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AmEricanbrew (6737) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - AUG 8, 2012
Mury light brown color with tan sheen. Spicy caramel, pit fruit, tea leaf, vanilla aromas. Smooth medium body. Nice toasted spicy caramel, pit fruit flavors with some citrus tartness to check the sweet stuff--this one works

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
timfoolery (1126) - California, USA - FEB 26, 2013
Bottle from SHIG. Kinda worried over the rating, but this beer was legit. Should be classified a sour/wild, but whatever. Nose of dark fruit and some Brett. Flavor is Brett, thorough plantain, and some soured, dried dark fruit. Very good beer overall. I'd definitely take another. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DTM (798) - Winters, California, USA - FEB 26, 2013
Shared bottle with Timfoolery. Pours a dark brown and you can just smell the sour. Fruity flavor with a blast of sour. Overall a solid brew. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jbeatty (1244) - New York, USA - OCT 16, 2013
Bottle, 10/16/2013. Pours deep muddy brown, white head dies to a haze on the surface with a thin ring of lacing. Nose is mild berries and plum, mild tartness, light toffee and subtle chocolate opening to spicy brett edge with dark earthy barnyard, damp wood. Taste is dark fruity malts, caramel, moderate funky bitterness building in the middle, dry brett finish with charred wood. Full body. Interesting, challenging beer, but this combination isnít my favorite.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Steasy66 (1116) - Minnesota, USA - NOV 10, 2012
Brett character is fairly strong. Fruity funky and tart. Lacks the old ale sweetness Iím looking for.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
after4ever (7608) - Brier, Washington, USA - APR 28, 2012
22. Thanks d! Pours a murky dark brown with a scant tan head. Big sweet cookieish nose, lots of almonds and biscotti and vanilla. Big tangy overripe fruit over that. Creamy medium body with lively carb. Tangy skinny plums, almonds, vanilla, and a bit of funk on the mid palate. Minerally finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jsquire (4167) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - JUL 22, 2012
Turbid orange brown color out of the bottle with a thin beige head. Malty nose with a hint of Brett funk. Big fruity beer with lots of plum and raisen. Shades of funk underneath. Odd beer.

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