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RATINGS: 66   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Brewed for the Rare Beer Club. Farmhouse ale brewed with Cynthiana grapes, dark house made candy sugar, whole cone hops and our house yeast strain.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
UDBeernut (1730) - Moving to Jax, Florida, USA - APR 18, 2013
bottle recieved in the Locals4Locals BIF. Pours golden/amber hue, slight haze. Nose has some wafts of grapeskins, sugar, yeast, and faint earth. Taste is more sweet than I was expecting with addition of grapes. Medium full body.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
changeup45 (1717) - Mount Dora, Florida, USA - APR 11, 2013
Bottle from Knightly. This pours a bright golden color with a fluffy white head on top that yields some spotty lacing. There’s a musty, earthy, funky aroma to this that’s accompanied by white grape, citrus peel, and some herbal notes. The flavors are assertive but very drinkable. Straw notes mingle with sweet peach, white grape, and husky notes. There’s plenty of funky yeastiness throughout. Lightly tart upfront before turning somewhat dry in the finish, with mild bitter herbal hops. Nicely put together. This is the best beer I’ve had from Saint Somewhere.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nimbleprop (4894) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - APR 8, 2013
On tap at Churchkey during CBC week. Pours a hazy orange with some frothy white head. Nose of grape jelly, candy sugar, herbs, a little spice, ginger. Flavor is sweet, grapey, candy sugar, peach. Sweet finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Thorpe429 (5012) - , Illinois, USA - MAR 29, 2013
On tap at Churchkey. Nose has faint spice and hay. Flavor is dry with some lemon and sage-like spice. Mellow. Dry and herbal throughout, though some body.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
radagast83 (4673) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - MAR 27, 2013
Tap at Churchkey for the Craft Brewers Conference. Poured a hazy orange color with a small off-white head. Aroma was some light tartness, with some yeast notes, spice character. Flavor was nice juicy notes, some tartness, funky notes - a bit sweet and dry.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MrChopin (3347) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - MAR 27, 2013
murky gold, large puffy white head gone quick. Puffy lactic and lotion nose, light citrus and green pepper heat. Flavor is more green pepper front, saison bitterness and earth kid with oily finish through light end.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheAlum (5721) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAR 13, 2013
Draft on tap at Redlight Redlight (Orlando, FL). Nice rare tick here. Pours a nice hazy golden amber hue, well hazed with frothy whitish head that frothys and laces well. A bit darker in the bosy, dulled golden glow. Aromas are white grape, a touch tannic, gentle tartness, kiss of lemon, white grape, and gentle sugary element. Straw, gentle yeast, and mellow lotion. Herbal, earthy. Initial is medium bodied, a touch sticky, with melon, some sugar, bready, mellow tartness. Middle is a touch more sticky, bready and mellow dough. Some yeastiness, spice, mellow fruity esters. A bit dry and prickly, mellow yeast, gentle spice. A bit sweet, faint toasty malt and straw. Nice beer, a bit sweet at times. Nice aromas and touch of tartness. Solid.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
nick76 (4223) - Tampa, Florida, USA - MAR 3, 2013
The aroma is sweet and sour with both fruity and funky. There is definitely a grape must in it. The appearance is hazy gold with an average head for the style. The taste is like the aroma with sourness up front and complex maltiness in the finish. The palate is typical for the style. Overall this is a decent beer but not my favorite thing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Palidor19 (2953) - Brandon, Florida, USA - MAR 3, 2013
There is an overpowering amount farmhouse tasty and aroma. It has that musty flavor that it hard to miss, a mild tart taste due to the grapes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16765) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 27, 2013
Bottle @ Yespr. Pours a hazy orange color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty with weak tart spicy yeasty aroma. Fruity malty spicy yeasty caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy yeasty caramel finish.


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