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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.64/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Carbonated black currant honey wine; bright and fresh-like a sweet tart in a glass. 9% residual sugar.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ferris (4494) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 19, 2014
Draft - Cranberry and black pepper with some chilli flake. Clear pinky roast red with a thin white head. Black current, cranberry tartness and black pepper. Tart and sweet.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
NeoHippie2 (1038) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - DEC 8, 2013
Bottle courtesy of StFun, thanks man! Deep red pour, no head. Aromas of honey and currants. Flavor is fresh currant and honey. Awesome balance of tart and sweet! Very light and easy to drink. Sweet, but not too sweet. No trace of that 8% abv either. This is awesome!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
LilBeerDoctor (3504) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 16, 2013
On tap at the meadery. Pours a deep deep red with no head. Aroma of tart sweet currant, booze. Flavor of sweet currant. High residual sugar but it’s still very drinkable. 7/4/7/4/14 (3.6/5)

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmagnus87 (2438) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - OCT 31, 2013
Draft sampled at New Day. From notes. Honey, dark fruits and a hint of red wine. Awesome.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JStax (3074) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - OCT 27, 2013
Draft pour at the source. Pours a translucent red to purple. The aroma has funky, dry, yeasty notes. Really dry finish.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bacterial (1621) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - OCT 26, 2013
Bottle muled up to Darkness Day by StFun - thanks!! Deep purple pour dark fruit nose with honey. Great taste - lovely balance between the tartness of the fruit and sweetness from the honey. Really nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
queenholly (2987) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - OCT 9, 2013
Draft @ meadery. Earthy blackcurrant and honey aroma. Clear cranberry with a thin pink ring. Honey and earthy tart blackcurrant flavor. Medium body, soft carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jbrana (458) - NASHVILLE, Tennessee, USA - SEP 1, 2013
Tart and sweet with flavors of currant, pomegranate, and honey. Has some earthy notes that bring some interesting complexity. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Block (1432) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - AUG 22, 2013
Sweet. A little tart but not too much. Very sweet but still refreshing. The carbonation helps to mix up the sweetness.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (6575) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAY 1, 2013
Sample on tap at the meadery. Mostly clear red / pink color. Virtually no head or lace. Nice black currant nose, honey. Bigger body. Lighter carbonation. Very lightly syrupy. Mostly sweet taste, lightly tart. Kind of spicy. Not really my style, but it’s well-done and I appreciate the creativity


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