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Potter’s Craft Oak Barrel Reserve

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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 3.88/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   EST. CALORIES: 288   ABV: 9.6%
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Aged in Laird’s apple brandy barrels.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
magsinva (865) - Virginia, USA - JUL 19, 2014
Tap @ Mekong Richmond - pours clear pale yellow, tiny bubbles. Aroma is oaky vanilla with tart apple notes. Really bright taste with some nice minerality, tart taste, very dry on the initial attack, but that mellows out on the finish. Very nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Kinz (3256) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - JAN 26, 2013
Richmond 19th. Very pale yellow, Aroma is apple and a hint of brandy. Flavor is a match. Really very nice. Liked this one. Good to see these guys putting out another offering.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tia (858) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - JAN 19, 2013
RG 19. Bottle. Light yellow. Smells like tart apple sauce. Nice light tart flavor. Hard mouth feel.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Emeister84 (866) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JAN 4, 2013
Aromas of bourbon whiskey, apple, subtle brandy, subtle almond. Appearance is very pale gold with a very slight greenish tint. Taste is fresh and dry, tart, oaky, and a little boozy. The palate is medium-full-bodied, with fizzy refreshing carbonation, and a clean finish with warming brandy notes.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (8030) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - NOV 13, 2012
Served on draft at Whole Foods Charlottesville. Pours a clear golden color with a thin ring of head. Aroma of tart apples, vanilla, tannins and faint brandy notes. The taste is tart apples, wood, earth, faint brandy. "Zesty" is in my notes. Faint heat. A little harsh at first but quite nice once it breathes a bit.

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