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RATINGS: 254   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.72   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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A dark wheat beer that tastes like a chocolate covered cherry…only better! Voted Best Overall Beer at the 2004 Ninth Annual International Beer Fest in Springfield, MO. Available November 1.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SudsMcDuff (6673) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - NOV 23, 2012
had at the turd bowl of a bar that is Tulunes Saloon in some fucked stupid crap town in Pennsylvania .. . deep ruby brown .. low foam .. . very pleasing mouth, touch of tartness . . not overdone, ofallons quality- very tasty .. . . some kind of hot dog contest? i could go for a hotdog, maybe even two...

1.3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
drowland (6671) - Georgia, USA - AUG 15, 2009
I’m surprised (and disappointed) that a professional brewer would market this. The chocolate is fake and disgusting, the head is much too large, and the aroma is of cheap/fake chocolate and alcohol. Not good!

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Ernest (6597) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - MAY 31, 2005
Bottle. Head is initially average sized, frothy, off-white, mostly diminishing. Body is muddy light brown. Aroma is moderately malty (chocolate, caramel), with a light note of artificial grape, hint of dish rag. Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly acidic. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter. Medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation. O’Fallon sure makes some gross novelty beers. First that damned peppermint holiday thing, now this. Smells like grape soda pop spilled into a porter with some kind of mustiness in the background...cheap, not decadent. Watery.

0.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
BBB63 (6394) - La Porte, Indiana, USA - APR 12, 2004
Reddish amber hue with large bubbles that produced a quickly disappearing gead and little lace. The aroma has a full milk chocolate covered cherry tone with a weird industrial hint. Not much else notable on the nose. The taste was in line with the aroma, just has expected, chocolate covered cherries again. Some mild bitterness on finish, but little depth beyond the initial flavors. Very bad aftertaste. The mouthfeel is thin and lively, very sweet chakly feel on the finish. This is not very good, reminds me of the awful Florisgaarden Chocolat Gardenbeer! Taste is overdone, not sublime, too sweet and coy. Sorry David, a drainpour after half a bottle.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
b3shine (6382) - Indiana, USA - DEC 2, 2012
Bottle to pint. Looks solid; a transparent copperish-brown with thin off-white lacing. Smells and tastes solid too; cherries and chocolate. Good on the palate. I couldn’t have more than one, but it’s nice, and better that it’s score suggests.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
AmEricanbrew (6231) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - AUG 26, 2010
Muddy amber color/ fleeting tan head. Big chocolatemilk, cherry syrup aromas. frothy light mouthfeel. Decent milk chocolate, cherry bon bon flavors. dessert brew.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Braudog (5975) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - MAR 5, 2006
From the bottle: Rusty red-orange with an airy top and a chocolate candy aroma. As advertised, this delivers on the chocolate-covered cherry character. Interesting ... but not necessarily what I want in a beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
riversideAK (5738) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - APR 7, 2010
Well the aroma is mostly akin to a chocolate bar - not the organic free trade shit all the hippies love here in Seattle, but the mass produced chocolate with all the additives and sugars and shit in it combined with light cherry cola notes as well as cherry italian soda syrup. I actually enjoyed the aroma. Pours murky muddy brown soda water, no head or lace, visibly fizzy. Flavors of said chocolate and cherry, but a touch toned down with a soft darker wheat beery essence, but at this point I am digging. This shit is like a chocolate cherry pop. My marketing advice for this product: Market this shit towards middle school and high school kids and chicks - that is your main target market, plus me... And while rating to style, it does what it says it was going to do and that works for me...

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cornfield (5570) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - DEC 5, 2005
As advertised, it tastes like a chocolate covered cherry... but I’m not sure I like that in a beer. The aroma is bittersweet chocolate with only a hint of the cherry. Looks nice, a golden brown with reddish highlights and a fizzy off-white head, but that doesn’t make up for the artificial flavors added to this wheat ale.

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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - JUL 13, 2009
Bottle shared by Joey Gymnasium. Pours a black body with a fizzy soda 2 finger head. Light cherry and chocolate, thin and session able a hint of paper but not in a destructive way. Decent.


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