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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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Our Auroch’s Horn ale brewed with honey with rhubarb added.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
StefanSD (2121) - Lakeside, California, USA - JUL 6, 2013
750 ml bottle from Secret Santa. Thanks. Pours a cloudy dark yellow/amber color with a small white head that soon dissipates to a fine ring. The aroma is somewhat tart with lemon, rhubarb and touch of funk. The flavor is sour with melons, lemons, rhubarb, honey, cashews and sour dough breads. The palate was full and smooth with soft carbonation. Finished short and clean. Overall: The whole idea of brewing with rhubarb intrigued me so I put it on my wants list not really expecting to get it. This beer is a bit weird, but maybe I’m just as weird cause I really liked this.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
jdchamp (6) - - JUL 5, 2013 does not count
Really like this. Sour yet smooth rhubarb taste on palate is very pleasant. Not a beverage with dinner but great to share with friends or savor while reading. Wish I was closer to Olvalde farm to ensure I always have this in stock.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
marcus (6439) - Sacramento, California, USA - JUN 10, 2013
Bottle shared by bhensonb. Pours golden honey with a thin beige head and a sharp fruit aroma. There is a sweet honey and light malt flavor with a mildly sour rhubarb finish. Interesting.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (10976) - Woodland, California, USA - JUN 10, 2013
750 c&c from Guerde. Thanks guy! Pours hazy orange tinged gold. Aroma is sourish an rhubarb. Med body. Flavor is tart/sweet/sour with rhubarb and a little honey. A little acidic. Nice and very tasty.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
camborne (655) - Hopkins, Minnesota, USA - MAY 19, 2013
Nice sour nose. Taste is lovely sweet and sour. Rhubarb is sour people and this is exactly what it is meant to taste like. Dont understand the hate for this one. If you dont want a sour beer dont buy a rhubarb one, go get a raspberry one.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
radagast83 (4563) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - MAR 6, 2013
750ml bottle. Poured a yellow color with a tinge of orange. Aroma was vegetal, vinegar, with plenty of rhubarb. I’m really not a huge fan of rhubarb on its own, so I was hoping that this wasn’t massive rhubarb. Flavor was about the same. Unfortunately not a fan.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
MrChopin (3258) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 5, 2013
brilliant gold, thinnest white bubbled ring. Nose is vinegar, light apple, honey, paint thinner. Flavor is more vinegar, thin spice, tea, even in body. Thin, watery, dull, and offensive. Messy.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (11452) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 4, 2013
75cl, thanks nmann08. Small white head atop lightly hazed apple juice body. Aroma is medium sweet, lemon, some rhubarb, funk. Taste is moderately sweet, lemon, rhubarb, some alcohol warming. Sticky medium-full body, low carbonation.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Huhzubendah (2499) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 3, 2013
The beer is orange with minimal head. The imparts booze, hints of nail polish, odd. The flavor brings sweet nail polish and fruit. WTF? This beer is just weird and wrong. Rhubarb is there but doesn't fit in. Pass. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (11305) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 3, 2013
Bottle courtesy of n,an08, thanks! Cloudynpale yellow color, almost flat. Aroma of sour stone fruit. Taste is slightly sour and dusty apricots and peaches.


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