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RATINGS: 69   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.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AmEricanbrew (6014) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - AUG 9, 2012
Hazy light amber color with lasting ivory sheen. Herbal, white grape, dry spice, earthy barnyard aromas. Medium body. Nice pils malt, dry spicy flavors with some herbal fruitiness to finish--good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
j12601 (6863) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - JUN 27, 2012
Pouring at The Festival in Worcester. Pours a hazed brown amber with a medium to large white to beige head. Soft garpes, funk, caramel and fruit. Musky, sweet malt, funk and more musk. Long musk, grapes and fruit. Tasty.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheBeerGod (5341) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - MAY 29, 2012
Bottle - 750mL corked and caged. Murky rusted amber with a tall, foamy but fading, tan head. Aroma is grape skins, funky yeast, straw, grassy hops, toasted grains and soft spice. Taste is strong, funky yeast, earthy notes, toasted malt, grains, straw, soft grassy notes, flowers and dried fruit. Hints of instant oatmeal (Quaker Peaches & Cream) as well, but it’s far in the background. Body is medium with a strong, prickly and effervescent carbonation. Ends with more dusty and funky yeast, earthy hops, toasted malt, multi-grain bread dough, straw, dried flowers and hints of tropical fruit.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - MAY 20, 2012

Date: April 08, 2012
Mode: Bottle
Source: Rare Beer Club
Appearance: hazy orange, frothy beige head
Aroma: dry musty aroma, fruity grape adds a touch of sweetness
Flavor: sweet and spicy flavor, lots of grape, tart grape skin, touch of spicy funk, light stale hop bitterness
Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3.1/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: ** /4

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hopscotch (9555) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - APR 25, 2012
Bottle… Cloudy burnt-caramel ale with a huge, rocky, off-white head. Great retention. The aroma provides nice spiciness, caramel and an assortment of herbs. Medium-bodied with prickly carbonation. The flavor is a good balance of light, fruity acidity, earthy bitterness and caramel sweetness. Finishes moderately bitter, mildly tangy and bone-dry.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - APR 4, 2012
(750ml bottle) Pours a cloudy golden orange body with a small off-white head. Aroma of yeast, florals, herbs, and horse blanket. Flavor of herbs, yeast, pear, grapes, and florals with a dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
boFNjackson (4176) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 2, 2012
Bottle shared at a recent BA/RB tasting... Poured deep, orange with an off-white head. Floral nose. Vinous, grape tones, a hint of citrus and floral hops. Bitter rind-like quality. Spicy yeast towards the finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
burg326 (3884) - Florida, USA - MAR 12, 2012
On tap at Brass Tap for Local Takeover Night, poured a cloudy copper orange color, with aromas of pepper, grapes, some wine, and funk. Flavors are tart pears, pepper, grapes, and some sweet malt. Not always a fan of this breweries beers, but this one was different than the rest, real nice beer not too sour/acidic, just the right amount of tartness to make it enjoyable, and had a clean finish.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BuckeyeSammy (543) - Palo Alto, Ohio, USA - MAR 7, 2012
Auburn hazy in color, no head. Sweet nose. Champaign carbonation. Alcohol heat on the back of my palate. Some light hops. Yeast notes, some bubblegum. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
blutt59 (6036) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 27, 2012
Bottled, pulpy orange color with good spice and floral aromas, flavor is hoppy bite with layers of spice , grain and herbs


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