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RATINGS: 426   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
56% ale aged in oak, 44% ale brewed with lychee and cinnamon.

To sweet and sour! In celebration of one of the greatest combinations ever, lychee fruit brings tropical sweetness to the party hosted by Felix, our golden wood-aged sour beer. Cinnamon sticks were invited to spice things up and so are you! Get in on the tasty revelry that is Tart Lychee.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
harrymel (1551) - Spokane, Washington, USA - DEC 12, 2013
Heard this was different from bottle compared to tap. Pours solid haze purulent yellow. No foam save some surface etch. Nose is overdone with the cinnamon. Some tart and sweetness in the back, but this time, cinnamon dominates (waaay different than tap for me). Tart with more cinnamon and some lychee juice to help pucker me up. Medium on full bodied with light carb and a semi dry finish. Its quite the novelty. 2/2.5/3/2/2.5 - Serving type: bottle 06-13-2012

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Indra (2711) - Overland Park, Kansas, USA - NOV 21, 2013
22oz., 2012 bottling. Aroma of citrus fruit, lychee, light sweetness, straw and lemon, along with lighter notes of straw, lemon, yeast spice, tartness, wood and some floral touches in the background. Opaque peach in color with a slight, fading head. Flavor profile is sweet, tart, fruity and floral, some mild tartness and acidity, along with a slight degree of bitterness late. Mild carbonation and very gentle acidity on the palate, surprisingly light in feel overall in fact, body is medium. Interesting, not as complex or sour/tart as anticipated, however.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Westmeister (2129) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - NOV 12, 2013
Tasting note scrounge. Approximate sample date was Sept 2012. At the time this was the best Lips of Faith brew Id had (now been outdone by Le Terrior). Fantastic light tartness with subtle spice (cinnamon perhaps) and notes of strawberries and apples.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lukaduke (2908) - Gray, Maine, USA - OCT 27, 2013
Pours a hazy cloudy peachy yellow color with a finger of gaseous bubbles. The nose is full of tropical fruit punch notes and tart rhubarb. The palate follows with a round full mouthfeel thats juicy sweet tropical fruit just like the nose and that additional lychee tartness that to me having only had a caned lychee a few times read almost rhubarb like. Chuggable not overly complex but a pleasure to drink.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
merc7186 (2820) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 9, 2013
A: Hazy Golden Straw Hue, Passes Some Light, White Head Ring, Some Lacing S: Grassy, Hay, Yeast T: Apple, Apricots, Mild Hay M: Average Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Bitter, Mildly Sweet Overall, a pretty nice balance of sweetness and sourness for this beer...good not great.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ontape (469) - Valley Village, California, USA - OCT 3, 2013
Bottle. Fun brew, great with Thai food. Lightly sour with prominent lychee, the cinnamon coves through eventually. A bit thin with very light carbonation. Pretty tasty, would drink again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dwm1034 (752) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 14, 2013
Draft sample at WLL KWANZE day. Pours light yellow with sour nose and initial taste. Maybe a hint of strawberry in here. Nicely sour. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Christpuncher (2553) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 25, 2013
A really tast beer. Very fruity with a crisp finish. Smells fruity and is prett strong ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jamesthebrit (415) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - AUG 24, 2013
A: Looks nice. like a golden brown. A: smells complex. cinnomon, sour. A little light T: a little light, sour, tart, cinnomon hint in there. P: Sour on the finish. A change of pace. Overall a nice beer. some very nice sour fruity notes plus a bit of earthiness to keep it balanced.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
TxBrew (6) - Texas, USA - AUG 9, 2013 does not count
Draft pour at Saucer. Nice sour nose. Well balanced sour taste. Too sour for those who dont like it but just right for sour heads. Great beer!

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