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RATINGS: 434   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71/5   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.


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3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bier brauen (246) - Bremerton, Washington, USA - MAY 31, 2012
A fruity sour. Cloudy, nice white head with lacing. I couldn’t taste cinnamon though. On tap at Der Blokken


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vikingguy (1044) - Chaska, Minnesota, USA - JUN 18, 2016
Cloudy yellow with tall fizzy head. Sour fruit aroma. Taste - lemony tartness and sour apple along with some wheaty malt. Quite tart with just a bit of berry sweetness to cut it. Decent sour fruit ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
shigadeyo (3608) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 18, 2016
Rotting pear, bread dough, lychee fruit; shiny, clean orange color with a foamy white head; lychee fruit, more sweet and fruity than sour with just a bit of tart watermelon rind and a hint if pepper in the finish; medium body, smooth and nice carbonation level; quite good, refreshing. Draught at Hollander in Milwaukee, WI.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Darkmagus82 (2214) - - JUN 12, 2016
Poured from bottle into a pint glass Appearance – The beer pours a hazy golden-orange color with a one finger head of white foam. The head fades slowly over time to leave a ton of foamy lace on the sides of the glass. Smell – The aroma of the brew is strongest of a sour lemon smell mixed with other aromas of a doughiness. Along with these aromas comes some stronger smells of lychee fruit as well as a bit of a peach and pear aroma. Taste- The taste begins with a quite sour taste with some slightly doughy flavors. The sour are big of a lemon sourness mixed with a little bit of a tart green apple and vinegar flavor. Right upfront there are also some tastes of fruit, with a bunch of peach and pear and just a little bit of lychee. As the taste advances the peach and pear fade with the lychee getting stronger and stronger. The doughy flavor fades a bit as the taste moves on, with the sour getting even strong. An oaky white wine flavor then develops more toward the end, leaving one with a moderately soured and crisp wine taste to linger on the tongue. Mouthfeel- The body of the brew is light and thin with a carbonation level that consists of a higher carbonation level. For the style the lighter body and carbonation is great with them creating a rather refreshing feel overall. Overall – A slightly more mellow sour with a nice fruity lychee and white wine like flavor. A rather decent sour overall and well worth a try.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DocLock (9494) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 11, 2016
Bomber from Wegmans. Pours hazy straw with ruby highlights and white head. Nose was tart fruit, lychee, mild oak, spice. Tasted tart, fruity, citric, with mikd late spice. Juicy and tart throughout.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jbruner (3825) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - JUN 10, 2016
Pours a hazy golden brown from the bomber with thin ring of bubbly white head that dissipates to leave little to no lace. Aroma of sweet fruitiness, grape almost, with tart acidity on the back end. Taste is even more of the sour acidity with a hint of woody must and sweet fruit. Really nice.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Msdrbeat (346) - Darnestown, Maryland, USA - JUN 4, 2016
Savor. Pours clear golden. Wonderfully tart in aroma and taste. The lychee flavor is well balanced.

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
krumbum (895) - truckee, California, USA - MAY 29, 2016
Nice vegetative tartness to the nose. Hazy golden thin white head. Smooth mellow open the fruit is smooth and vegetative.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BuckeyeBoy (5479) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 6, 2016
22oz bottle pours out a hazy orangish topped with a small head. nose is a sweet sour mix of berries cherries some rhubarb and oak. Taste is more of the berry mix the tart rhubarb notes some tropical fruit aswell and the barrel goodness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jjgmd (1945) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - MAY 28, 2015
With Z, pours a rusty orange copper color with a nice head. Nose is sweet and fruity with some tartness. Taste is fruity, a mix of cherry and berries with some very light sourness at the end.....much more sweetness than tartness. Finishes on the same sweet fruity notes, dry with some light tartness. Quaff Score 7 / 10

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
zgaier (1878) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - MAY 28, 2015
Bomber. Pours a golden orange with a white head and tart fruity aroma. Taste is light sour, with tart, sweet fruit and berries along with wood notes into the light tart finish.


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