sir__v (673) - Lille, FRANCE - SEP 29, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle edition 2011 @ home from Cellier des Arcades, Arras - Color: dark velvet black beer with no carbonation and no foam. Smell: red fruity, grapes, raisin, strawberry and raspberry. Notes of vine and small sour presence. Taste: nice equilibrium on mouth of red grape fruits and malt. Some sour taste. Aftertaste: sour and red fruity. Really nice.
Beerdedone (2663) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 17, 2014
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours reddish amber with a small off-white head. Sweet and sour aroma with fruit, vinegar and wood. Flavor was medium sweet with fruit, wood, vinegar, cherries, and was moderately acidic. medium body, soft carbonation, dry tart finish.
Dogbrick (8239) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 16, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
2010 bottle. Pours a ruby-brown color with a medium light beige head that diminishes steadily. Partial rings of lacing on the glass. The aroma consists of dark fruit, oak and malt. Medium-bodied with flavors of black cherry, oak, chocolate malt and caramel. The finish is fruity and oaky with a tart cherry aftertaste. Good beer all around.
markoijelena (446) - SERBIA - SEP 14, 2014
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle 0.75l, taste 0.2l at Belgian Beer Weekend in Grand Place Brussels Belgium.Pour it dark brown color with medium white head.Wau what a taste and aroma.Cherry, Green apples,coffee, balsamic, pinch of honey and caramel.Full richness glass of flavour.
mabel (5805) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 12, 2014
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
[5556-20130628] 650mL bottle. Nail polish cherries aroma. Slightly hazy, orange red body with a quick foamy off-white head. Toasted cherry skins flavour. Medium body. Tasty. (7-/3/8/4/16) 3.8
(Vintage 2009, Barrel 145, c/o Greg Clow, w/ him, blankboy, HogTownHarry, jercraigs)
Overheard: "They got what’s-his-nuts and the just-had-sex guy... They have good voices."
SinH4 (86) - - SEP 9, 2014
4.9 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 20/20
Vintage 2010. Nice brown-ruby color with small head that goes away quickly. First immediate impression: sweeter than the Grand Cru. Lots of fruits, cherries, similar in character to the Grand Cru. Amazing sweet-sour winelike taste, complex finish with some caramel and honey in there, smooth consistency in the mouth. A more or less logical continuation on the Grand Cru. Very near-perfect, can’t think of any improvements... I absolutely love it! I have another bottle in my cellar for more aging, can’t wait to try that one in a few years.
nickel (304) - - SEP 7, 2014
4.7 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
This is incredible beer with unbelievable wine aroma and taste. Hard to believe it’s beer. Everything is wine-like.
Mine was 2011.
stevencon (453) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - SEP 6, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Thanks Tyler Anna and mile! 2010 vintage bottle to glass. Clear cherry orange pour with no head. Huge sour cherry raspberry aroma with hints of vanilla and oak. Medium body sweet red fruit that follows with sour tart cheery raspberry vanilla and oak. Well balanced soft and full of flavor.
PeatyPete (392) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 6, 2014
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Vintage 2011. Red-brown colour with off-white head. Aroma of wood, cherry and vinegar. Tast is soft sweet and sour. Balanced, mature, matured. Very delicious.
Ionlyrate5s (100) - New York, USA - AUG 29, 2014
5 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 20/20
2011 batch...Sour realSour cherries and slight rasberry with a cranberry tart dryness to it. Nice barrel caharacteristic to it. Finishes with great vanilla and anise. Awesome