Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 191   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   IBU: 5   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Share this beer with friends!
Cross pollinate your tastebuds with Belgian imagination and you’ll be sipping this ale while visions of pluots dance in your head. Pluots? A hybrid of apricots and plums that impart a subtle sweetness. Ferment that with a wild Belgian yeast strain and you have a fruity yet spicy nature with a body reminiscent of red wine. Delicious.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tmoreau (2902) - Lombard, Illinois, USA - JUN 30, 2013
Sampler at Brixie’s in Brookfield, IL., showing a clear, golden color, with white head froth, and clingy webbing & spots of lacing. The nose was light yeast, tartness, with vinous qualities, an apricot scent, and alcohol presence. The flavor was similar, with noticeable sweetness, light body, with soft carbonation, and restrained alcohol warmth. Okay.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
dwyerpg (4827) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - JUN 28, 2013
This beer really almost tastes like a slightly fruity malt liquor. The finish is really too similar. Disappointing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
daknole (10220) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUN 27, 2013
Apricot colored beer, whitish head. Overripe fruit flavors, sweet honey, yeast, odd malty flavors. NO harmony...not good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
wildbeercat (353) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - JUN 24, 2013
bottle at a tasting. Aroma: Not sure how to describe this. It’s a weird, fruity aroma. That’s the best I can do. Appearance: Fizzy orange/yellow with an average sized, diminishing white head. Taste: Sweet fruit. Plum apricot hybrid is probably not my favorite flavor. Bleh. Not bad, just wasn’t crazy about it. Heavy sweetness and light acidity. Palate: Fizzy and sticky. Short finish. Overall: I’d pass on it, but that’s just my personal taste. I like fruity beers sometimes, but this one was too sweet for me.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
brokensail (12886) - Orange County, California, USA - JUN 24, 2013
Golden pour with a short lived white head. Nose is slightly fruity with very little, if any, pluot. Mostly just sugary sweetness, some metal, and alcohol. A little bit of yeast and spice. The flavor is just more of the same. Sugary sweetness, light fruit, and some metal. Disappointing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Butters (3960) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JUN 23, 2013
Surprisingly very pleased by this. Clear light golden pour with small ring of near white head. Nice fruity nose that seems just a little sweeter than regular apricots. The flavor is similar to that of a wheatwine but with a nice pear/plum juice quality. Sweet, but not fake syrup or medicinal at all. Every so slightly warming as it slides down the gullet. Semi chewy body. Hides that abv very well despite it’s young age. I’d be very interested to try this again in a few years.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (9346) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JUN 22, 2013
On draught at Khoury’s in Henderson, NV. Clear honey color with a medium thin white head that recedes gradually to an outer ring. Short strings of lacing on the glass. Aroma of what must be a plout fruit: sweet pitted fruit, yeast and malt. Full-bodied and syrupy with flavors of sweet fruit, earthy yeast and malt. The finish is sweet with a lingering fruity yeast aftertaste. Decent overall.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JohnnyJ (4871) - San Diego, California, USA - JUN 22, 2013
Draft. Golden clear pour, with a white head. Sweet plums, stone fruit, sweet doughy bread, a bit cloying sugar, and yeast.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
kbutler1 (1377) - North Carolina, USA - JUN 22, 2013
Bottle. Pours a golden orange color with a white head that quickly disappears. Mild Belgian yeast notes along with sweet fruit, pear and apricot. Medium mouthfeel. Sweet...apricot, orange, melon, and cherry all in this one. Belgian yeast evident at the end when the sweetness dies down. Drink cold as when it warms the 10% abv joins the flavor profile and not in a good way. What happened to the Lips of Faith series? It has become sooo hit or miss. C’mon NB, you’re better than this.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
gschrade (814) - Collinsville, USA - JUN 22, 2013
I had this at Global Brew. This had a nice fruity aroma, pour a nice gold color. I thought this was really good. I would drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 « 11 12 13  14  15 16 17 » 20

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50