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RATINGS: 411   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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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 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
brystmar (1112) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAR 30, 2013
Definitely improved since its release last year. Tastes more true to the fruit now. Juicy; yeasty with relatively active carbonation. Cinnamon is MIA. Mildly tart, though it builds as the beer warms. Delicious and refreshing. Very approachable by non-beer folks: my sister would love this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wlajwl (3546) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAR 29, 2013
Aroma is tart fruit, some funk and very slightly perfumed. The flavor is tart fruit, malts and a mix of mild sourness and cinnamon in the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
maxwelldeux (3065) - Everett, Washington, USA - MAR 11, 2013
Bottle. Pours a hazy coppery-orange color with effectively no head. Nose is quite tart with some fruit notes, especially lychee. Taste is very sour and has a bit of a bite on it, yet is rather smooth for its tartness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
italianjohn (2232) - Penndel, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 5, 2013
Hazy golden pour with hardly any white head and very light sticky lacing .... aroma of oak, brett (very geuze like), light cinnamon and citrusy fruit .... taste is very tart with dry oak, sour brett, cinnamon and citrusy almost raspberry like fruit .... finishes dry, tart and oaky .... geuze like brew abv hidden very well

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jesterdeal (1640) - Marlton, New Jersey, USA - FEB 27, 2013
Aroma of tart cherry, underripe cranberry, and nice nail polish funk. Pours hazy blonde with great film. Taste is nice and light with lemon, cranberry, and slight honey. Great floraltaste in general.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jandd1983 (2085) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - FEB 24, 2013
It poured a hazy golden color with a thin white head. The aroma was fruity, sweet, tart and some light funky barnyard. It had a medium body. The taste was a bit more muted than I was hoping from the aroma, all the same characteristics were there. It had the tart fruit, sweet, and a bit of sour funk. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
RamyG4 (320) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 23, 2013
Bottle. Opaque golden beer with a thin slightly off-white head. Aroma is acidic, fruity. Taste is mild-medium sweet, lightly sour, the lychee really comes in but the cinnamon is hard to detect. Finish is light, sweet, the lychee flavor lingers. Light body, lively carbonation. Refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jercraigs (7337) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 21, 2013
2013-02-02. Lightly hazy dark yellow, small white head. Modest aroma is sort of fruity with lychee notes, which is probably to be expected considering! Similar flavour has pleasant fruit and very light tart touches. 6+ Average palate. Okay. I’d like a bit more oomph all around but it is enjoyable. Bottle at Sourfest, Buffalo

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
superspak (2203) - Michigan, USA - FEB 16, 2013
22 ounce bottle into signature globe glass, bottled on 4/10/2012. Pours slightly hazy golden amber color with a 1 finger fairly dense white head with good retention, that reduces to a thin cap that lingers. Light spotty lacing clings on the glass, with a fair amount of streaming carbonation retaining the head. Aromas of big sour apple, lemon, pear, cherry, pineapple, pepper, clove, wheat, grass, hay, earth, oak, cinnamon, funk, and honey. Damn nice aromas with great balance and complexity of fruity, spicy, malty, and funky notes. Taste of sour apple, pear, lemon, cherry, pineapple, clove, hay, grass, wheat, oak, pepper, earth, light cinnamon, light funk, and light honey sweetness. Light fruity tartness on the finish; with lingering notes of tart light fruits, pineapple, clove, hay, grass, wheat, oak, earth, light funk, and light honey sweetness on the finish for a good bit. Damn nice flavor balance and complexity of fruity, spicy, malty, and funky notes; with zero cloying flavors present after the finish. Medium carbonation and body; with a fairly slick and lightly acidic mouthfeel that is nice. Alcohol is very well hidden with only a slight warming noticed after the finish. Overall this is an excellent blended wild ale. Great complexity and balance of flavors; and very smooth to sip on. A very enjoyable offering.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Galleyboy37 (15) - California, USA - FEB 8, 2013
A fairly subtle, floral/sour nose, with a hazy golden color. Smooth, slightly sweet initial taste, with a mild sour finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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