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RATINGS: 548   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.06   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Happy Accident Fruit Ale Severe Drought, we shared the farmerís horror as Wisconsinís cherry crop failed! Dan bought what cherries he could. The apple crop fared better. Then joy! A grand Wisconsin cranberry harvest. What will Dan brew with Apples, Cranberries and Cherries? Oh my! You hold the happy accident of Wisconsinís favorite fruit aged in oak with an almost magical wild fermentation. Serendipity is a wondrous celebration that sparkles your senses and dances across your palate. A kaleidoscope of flavors discovered by accident in a sour ale! Cheers to the unexpected. Vielen Dank!


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2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Awktoberfest (336) - Davenport, Iowa, USA - JUL 22, 2013
Well... A delicious easy drinking beverage. Similar to juicy juice or those non alc bubbly beverages. This is better and really good just not really my thing maybe... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
tdtm82 (1251) - Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 26, 2015
Bottle, Ebenezerís Tent Town bottle share . Really excited to try this one! Huge amount of cherries on aroma and taste. Fairly light acidic notes. Super tart. Super clean. Really well-balanced. Holds up really well as a fruit beer and this is one of the best examples. Up there with the Belgians. Top work New Glarus!

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
jercraigs (8644) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 23, 2015
2015-08-14. Murky red-brown body small beige head. 3+ Aroma has a crazy fruity cherry aroma. 9+ Flavour is similar, tons of sweet cherry notes with a whisper of raspberry. Smooth average plus to medium bodied palate, soft carbonation. Probably more nuance than my meager notes captured, but this was lovely stuff. More please. Bottle at Campground Brewdown.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
boozedude (2207) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - AUG 20, 2015
Had this in a bomber at Grand Central cafe in Milwaukee. .. delicious fruity taste..awesome

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kkleu357 (599) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 18, 2015
This is actually my least favorite of the New Glarus fruit beers. I actually get a beer flavor from it. Little less sweet that other ones. Mildly tart cranberry taste. Some hints of apple and cherry.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
GlasgowTAD (656) - Glasgow/Aberdeen, SCOTLAND - AUG 8, 2015
Bottle at all killer no filler. Pours a pinkish red with tiny pinkish head. Aroma is mostly laden with cherries with a hint of summer berries. Taste is cherries, raspberries, hint of strawberries and some mild acidity.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ebone1988 (420) - Taylor, Michigan, USA - AUG 8, 2015
UPDATED: AUG 10, 2015 Sample at Great Taste of the Midwest. Aroma is tart apple, maybe cranberry. Appearance is lighter red, off white head. Taste is apples, cranberries, apple skins, some yeast. Mouthfeel is lighter than Iíd like, but refreshing. Overall, wonderful.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ljthiessen (750) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 3, 2015
Bottle. Cloudy red-brown pour without much head. Aroma is apple, cherry. Flavour is fruity and lightly tart, apple and cherry, vanilla. Really nice.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Prolitariat777 (102) - St george, Utah, USA - JUL 30, 2015
This could be the most fantastic brew ever. Apples cranberries and cherries inundate the aroma. Taste tart with all the above favors. Wonderful carbonation which made for a perfect palate.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zeswaft (1476) - Charleston, South Carolina, USA - JUL 19, 2015
Reddish purple. Aroma of predominantly of cherries and little apple. The cranberries come through on tartness but the flavor is pretty fruit-punchy. Body is a little thin. Great fruit beer but not in the same stratosphete as the belgian red or raspberry.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DYCSoccer17 (3498) - Woodland, California, USA - JUL 19, 2015
Bottle purchased in Southern Wisconsin. Woodmanís or something like that. Off 84 in Waukegan? Anyway. The aroma is a bit tart, and vinous with hints of cherries. A bit reminiscent of Unibroue Quelque Chose in a way. Transparent garnet body with a small, quickly dissipating pinkish head. Starts with a sweet, somewhat tart, apple-like flavor. Some fruited raspberries and cherries are also in there. Quite sweet. Lots of Fruit Roll-Up flavors. Lightly carbonated. This is quite good, but a little on the sweet side.


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