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Brown ale aged in Pinot Noir wine barrels for one year with sour cherries, Brettanomyces yeast, and Lactobacillus & Pedicoccus bacteria.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
toxichop (351) - South Gate, California, USA - JUL 4, 2014
P: Dark amber/red and a one finger head that goes away in a flash. S: Dark cherries, oak, earthy, some orange peel, grapes and wine. T: Very nice oak, cherries, grapes, with light yogurt tartness in the end. M: Light and puckery. O: My first supplication in a long time, and did not disappoint.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
conway (1531) - - JUL 3, 2014
Bottle. Hazy apple juice like appearance with a thin off white head. Aroma is vinous with tart cherry and musty funk. Taste follows pretty close. Excellent balance. Medium thick mouthfeel. Absolutely outstanding.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
John25 (581) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - JUL 3, 2014
Bottle. Cherry, bitter, funky musty sour, tart, creamy finish, dark barrel, wine qualities. Lots of dark cherry. High carb with a sweet bite on the mouthfeel. Love this one!! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BeerFunGuy (680) - California, USA - JUN 27, 2014
This amber gold beer has an aroma of cherries and wine. It has a subtle sweetness but hits you really strongly sour. Almost champagne like. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
monk191 (992) - California, USA - JUN 27, 2014
A very interesting beer. Pours a clear orange. Smells great, lots of wine, some green apples. Taste is extremely tart, but complex and tasty. Tastes like sweet tarts. Had in the bottle.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
falco242 (283) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 24, 2014
Wow, this beer lived up to the hype. Great tart aroma and the fruitiness is fantastic - great cherry and berry taste. Doesn’t look like anything, but what sour does? So well balanced and full bodied, really remarkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
ElGaucho (2225) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - JUN 24, 2014
Bottle courtesy of Falco242. Thanks mike for sharing what I know is likely to be a favorite for you. Brett, cheries and apples in the nose. Dark brown. Tart on the drier side with layers accentuated by a long Brett finish. Gets better and better.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Danyel (882) - Colorado, USA - JUN 16, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear orange with white head. Aroma of cherries, lots of berry, sour. Tastes is sour with lots of fruitiness, berries, candy-like. Really good!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
veronneaupy (150) - Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 16, 2014
Meilleure sour que j'ai bu dans ma vie ! Au nez, on sent le baril de pinot, les cerises et les levures sauvages! Le goût est parfaitement balancé entre acidité, fruité et alcoolisé. La finale est enrobante, moyennement soutenue et acidulée. Je suis sous le choc! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
bellco33 (367) - Willington, Connecticut, USA - JUN 15, 2014
Poured from bottle into a tulip: Pours brown with a tiny bit of red tint with a thin tanish head. Aroma of cherries, barnyard funk, grass, saison yeast, apples, and tartness. Flavor is awesome, probably the best sour I’ve ever had. Lots of cherry and tart flavor, a little sweetness but not overwhelming, funk, and no yeast bitterness on the back end. Medium body, dry smooth mouthfeel. Fantastic beer.

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