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RATINGS: 1431   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.13   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Belgian Red is a tapestry of flavor. This beer is brewed with whole Montmorency Cherries, Wisconsin farmed wheat and Belgian roasted barleys, lagered in oak tanks and balanced by Hallertau hops we aged in our brewery one full year. Over a pound of Door County Cherries in every bottle makes this beer uniquely “Wisconsin.” So unique, in fact, that we applied for a patent. Expect this beer to be ruby red, with a medium body that is highly carbonated and intense with cherry flavor and bouquet.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
davvey (6) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - JUL 1, 2006 does not count
Poured a little cloudy, but upon investigation this is normal. Monster cherry flavor explosion. Quite tart but managable. This is a very unique and well done fruit beer.

4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
lilmoxie (6) - ferndale, Michigan, USA - DEC 3, 2006 does not count
This beer pushes the envelope for fruit beers right to the edge. Pours cloudy red with red-ish head. The aroma is nice but not as potent as the first taste which is a stunner. Tart cherries right up front and center. Mellows a bit and finishes strong. Had this for breakfast one morning after a baseball weekend in Milwaukee. Nice way to start the day(even though a bit decadent).

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
speterson (6) - Knoxville, Maryland, USA - MAY 6, 2007 does not count
I once worked at a bar that had this on tap. You really can"t appreciate the color until you have poured it into a 2 liter boot. Great aroma and taste.

4.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
supremecrusher (6) - Edina, Minnesota, USA - JAN 29, 2008 does not count
Amazing flavor of cherries is blasting out. Tastes like fresh cherry pie. I may have had a skunky bottle, but the nose was slightly smelling of wet cardboard. Overall i enjoyed it immensely and hope the second bottle i have smells better.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
tgenenbacher (6) - Lenexa, Kansas, USA - MAY 12, 2010 does not count
UPDATED: JUN 1, 2010 popped an ’07 tonight and it was fantastic! Liquid Sweet-tarts! light nose, excellent color and the taste fell right in line. Total package!

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
bjbergen (6) - DeForest, USA - DEC 9, 2010 does not count
Even non-beer drinkers LOVE this beer. It is the best $8 Christmas or birthday present you can buy!

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
ninjavin (5) - Florida, USA - MAY 19, 2014 does not count
Pours hazy red. Big cherry aroma that lingers throughout the bottle. Champagne like carbonation with pour. Another fantastic fruit beer from New Glarus.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
sascienne (4) - Wisconsin, USA - JAN 19, 2014 does not count
Bottled. Poured a foggy ruby with a fairly good lace from a pinkish off white head. Smelled of fruit - beyond the cherries it is hard to make out any other scent. Tastes very sweet. Obviously made from cherries with a hint of tart apple during the after taste. I can understand why this is a great award winning beer - however the sweetness is not for me. But I have yet to find a New Glarus that I haven’t enjoyed and its always a pleasure to drink their brews.

4.9
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
muddy67 (3) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - JUN 1, 2005 does not count
Color a cloudy dark red on first pour. Cleared up after settling for a few minutes. Tart and sweet, just like a cherry is supposed to be. Retains enough malt and wheaty character to miss being mistaken for champagne. Well carbonated and well balanced with hops. A perfect partner with dessert, especially chocolate.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Budrulzall (3) - USA - JUN 30, 2005 does not count
from beginning to end this is one of the best beers I’ve ever had. On tap is a totally different experience than the bottle. Much more refreshing and enjoyable.


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