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RATINGS: 1398   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.15   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
Brown ale aged in Pinot Noir wine barrels for one year with sour cherries, Brettanomyces yeast, and Lactobacillus & Pedicoccus bacteria.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
Art (2264) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 21, 2013
375ml bottle thanks to changeup45. WARNING: stout drinkers first sour. Have the pleasure of drinking a batch 4. After popping the cork I got a familiar aroma of red wine. Maybe some barley wine mixed in. Pours a murky brown color into my balloon tulip glass. Keeps a nice steady thin foam island in the glass. Slight lacing. Sip #1. Holy moly this is gross. OK not gross just not expected. "Give it a chance Art". I keep telling myself "Think wine". Sip #2. Another whiff. Funky aroma. I smell some cherries. Wow is this thing Sour! The taste reminds me of Warheads candies I had as a kid. Maybe a cherry warhead. I wish I had a comparison with a fresh one at this point but Iím sure this is a delicious beer to some. No concern that it has gone bad. Let me check back after Iíve acclimated a bit..............OK Iím back. Iím getting used to this. More cherries coming out now. Still super sour. Causing phlegm to build up. Be right back. ...............ok Iím still going strong. I hope this is entertaining to some. If you enjoyed this message me and send me some other top 100 sours. Iíll do the same. The sourness is tolerable now. I think this is probably how first time IIPA drinkers feel. Iím definitely going to revisit and re-rate this one later. So my last few sips have actually been enjoyable and have changed my perception of this beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
canadiankiwi (10) - - JUL 31, 2015
Poured from a bottle. Sour fruity taste. Little head. Amber colour. Sour small. Basically sour over all.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mike5326 (1140) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - JUL 31, 2015
Poured from a bottle. Medium brass color, no real head. Sour fruit aroma. Medium body with a sweet and tart fruit flavor and a crisp finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kidobutai (517) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - JUL 31, 2015
Poured from a bottle. Amber orange with little head. Good sweeter aroma but the taste is too skunky for me.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Prolitariat777 (54) - St george, Utah, USA - JUL 30, 2015
Everything one would want here with A+ balance. Tart cherries soured wine, oak alcohol warmth and dry fruity finish. Absolutely outstanding.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Chalumeaux (384) - Methuen, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 25, 2015
Poured from 3L magnum dated 2012 thanks AdamChandler as part of the Farmhouse Tasting event. Pours hazy brown amber with a 3 finger head. Aromas of sour fruit bread and oak. Taste is cherry caramel wood and has a nice finish. Wow!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Klimaet (702) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - JUL 23, 2015
Corked and caged 375 ml bottle from pushkinwow. Pours hazy brown/amber with a small beige head. Aroma is vinegar, red berries, sour apples and some vanilla. Taste is nicely balanced and not overly tart. I get cherries, raspberries, green apples, vanilla with some oaky flavours to it. Very nice and balanced beer! Bottle shared by Darrin. Thanks brother! Pours hazy brown-reddish with a small offwhite head. Aroma is vinegary, red berries, some tart ripe apples, oaky notes. Taste is jammy berries, vinegar, oaky notes, vanilla, lactic tart notes, dry woody finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
AndySnow (4829) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 23, 2015
How: Bottle.
Where: Gift from hackobock, thanks!
Appearance: Clear amber colour with a minimal off-white head.
Aroma: Sour, fruit, citrus, wood, vinous, cherries.
Body: Medium body, low carbonation.
Flavour: Fruit, sour, vinous, wood, caramel, cherries.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Aniela (3750) - GŲteborg, SWEDEN - JUL 19, 2015
150620. Thanks Andy :-) Bottle. Hazy anber beeer with an offwhite head. Sourish fruity citrus vinous aroma. Sourish vinous citrus Woody some dark fruits flavour. A nice beer indeed :-)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrOrla (704) - Odense C, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2015
BlŚbśr street tasting 2015. Pours couldy light orange with no head. Cherry, peach, aicidic, medium sourness. Taste us the same, very refreshing.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
ronaldtheriot (1524) - Laplace, Louisiana, USA - JUL 11, 2015
Russian River Supplication has a medium, white head, a murky, amber appearance, some noticed suspended yeast chunks, and low-level lacing left on the glass. The aroma is of sourness, up front, but thereís a background maltiness, brown bread crust, fruitiness of a type, and the flavor is of tart cherry skins, semi-sweet malt, sour and sweet fruit, and essentially no bitterness. Even a nutty, woody, cherry seed. Also, barrel-aged wood. Mouthfeel is medium, and Russian River Supplication finishes semi-dry and exquisite. RJT

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