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RATINGS: 65   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Sour mash Belgian dark ale brewed with black currants. Brewed in collaboration with Half Acre Beer Company, Chicago, IL.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
swoopjones (5643) - Buffalo, New York, USA - NOV 5, 2013
draft at Barcade, Brooklyn. brownish pour, lots of dubbel notes, sour with berry ripeness. strange combo but it worked for me, sour berry dubbel

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (8030) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - OCT 18, 2013
Draft at Capital Ale House in Harrisonburg. Pours a dark brown with a red tint. Medium sized frothy white head. Decent head retention. Aroma of strong currant, earth, grapes, mild spice. The taste is tart fruits, chocolate, earth. Medium bodied, slight lingering tartness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jredmond (5245) - Manhattan, New York, USA - OCT 10, 2013
Draft at pony bar HK with Linh. Pours a deep murky brown with off white lacing. Aroma is faint sour and a touch of earth. Mouthfeel is medium with notes of burnt roast, cherry, light sourness and some burnt rubber/plastic.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerdad (397) - Kansas, USA - OCT 4, 2013
bottled. pours dark brown with a moderate tight head. aromas of alcohol esters, dark cherry, currant and touch of citrus. fairly sour, with a touch of bitterness. fairly light body, with a thin mouth feel. a lingering sour fruit and coppery feel on the palate. decent, but not one of my favorites.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
brokensail (10635) - Orange County, California, USA - OCT 2, 2013
Bottle @ Richard’s tasting. Copper pour with a khaki head. Really fruity nose. Raisin, currant, and slight acidity. Lemon zest, grass, and yeast. Light spices. Flavor is sweet dark fruit with some acidity and tartness. Lemon, brown sugar, currant, and raisin. Yeast, a touch of spice, and grass.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GT2 (8242) - San Diego County, California, USA - SEP 29, 2013
750mL. Pours clear brown with low foam. Spotty lace. Nose is sweet cherry, ash, Belgian yeast easter, candi sugar. Taste is Abbey Dubbel with mild lemon acid, tea, tart/citric finish. Thinner body.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Crash_the_dog (141) - Fairway, Kansas, USA - SEP 29, 2013
Deep mahogany color with thin, dissipating head. Slightly skunky flavor with light fruity aromas. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Imperial_Scout (363) - Illinois, USA - SEP 29, 2013
Pours dark brown. Sweet, spicy, almost beglian nose. Very sweet in the taste but mellowed out in the nose to make a nice crinkability factor. One you can enjoy.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
rxeight (1216) - Illinois, USA - SEP 28, 2013
Bottle, thanks Bob! Murky brown pour, belgian ale aroma, maybe like a belgian double. Initial taste isnt much, but then it slowly builds to a nice tart white wine sweet grape taste. Light, easy to drink and quite refreshing.

2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 6/20
HopTsing (410) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - AUG 18, 2013
From the tap came a very dark brew with a tan head. Medium bodied with slightlt tart/malty flavor an aroma.


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