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RATINGS: 82   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 231   ABV: 7.7%
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ctipping (1425) - Florida, USA - OCT 16, 2016
750 mL bottle. Originally reviewed 3/31/2014. Dark body. Black. Small khaki head. Wispy head and some nice lacing. Nose of tart cherries. Some dark chocolate and yeastiness. Tastes of dark cherries. Slightly sour. Dark chocolate. Kinda ashy. Oaky. Medium bodied. Kinda crisp. Nice tartness. Very nice. Pleasantly tart. Nice dark malt flavor.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Marheb (5019) - San Diego, California, USA - OCT 7, 2016
(Bouteille provenant de Vendome Wine & Spirits): Salin, poissonneux, umami et canneberges juteuses dans un ensemble cendré et équilibré.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rxeight (2626) - Illinois, USA - AUG 26, 2016
750ml. Tart and crisp. Lemons and Grammy smith apples. Darker than a sour brown. More of a sour black. Different roast than a red/brown. Unique and tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yourilevesque (1418) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 12, 2016
Many thanks to Mike for the bottle! Partagée en compagnie d’Alexandre. Liquide très foncé de couleur de mûres et aux mêmes reflets violacés que l’on retrouve dans les vins rouges jeunes. Mousse quasi inexistante. Le liquide me paraît profond, très rond et presque sirupeux. Nez largement dominé par la barrique dans laquelle s’est développé une vive aigreur sauvage. Presque du vinaigre balsamique. Beaucoup de sucre et d’un funk qui dominent largement la faible torréfaction des grains qui ne fait ici pas le poids. Beaucoup de bulles me picotent la langue en bouche accompagnées de saveurs sirupeuses de fruits noirs ainsi que de vinaigre balsamique. Longue en bouche, la finale se joue sur une pointe d’amertume. Farmhouse? Really?

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
koleminer20 (2591) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - JUN 23, 2016
750 mL bottle shared by Doug with Chris, Ryan, and I. The pour is a darker medium brown with a nice reddish hue to it. There is a lighter tan head that fizzles down leaving a little lace. The aroma is full of dark fruits and a solid roastiness. There is a hint of malt, but it’s tart and crisp. Awesome sour brown. The flavor matches this. There is a lot of dark fruit and caramel malt shining bright. There is a strong roast on the back and and just the tart sourness that is well balanced. The mouth feel is a little thicker than I’d like with a soft, yet crisp carbonation. There is a tart roasty cherry aftertaste that just invites another drink. Damn do I love SARA beers!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
bhensonb (14170) - Woodland, California, USA - JUN 2, 2016
Capped 750 from Capitol Beer in Sacramento, CA. Pours brown with a light tan head. Aroma is sort of BFM Bon Chien light. Med body at least. Flavor is BFM Bon Chien sort of 3/4. This is amazing. California meets Switzerland. What a great SR/B ale. Yummy!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
oRos (1560) - sacramento, California, USA - JUN 2, 2016
Bottle shared by Marcus. Pours dark brown with off color head. Slight tart aroma. Taste is lightly tart with a funk finish

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
marcus (9231) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAY 30, 2016
Bottle from Final Gravity. Pours dark brown with a nice tan head and a marvelous sour brown aroma. There is a moderately sour dark malt flavor with a tart finish. Subtle and tasty with some nice bourbon.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerman6686 (6380) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 9, 2016
Poured a medium brown with a ws Hite head. Aroma was of dark fruits and mineral character. Flavor similar, brett forward, funk and dark fruits. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TaktikMTL (7068) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - APR 7, 2016
Batch #3. Bouteille de 750 ml partagée lors d’une dégustation entre amis. Arôme: Odeur de petits fruits avec une pointe de vinaigre balsamique. Apparence: La couleur est noire. Présence d’un mince col beige mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Goût de petits fruits et de céréales grillées avec une pointe de balsamique. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement onctueuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Arrière goût légèrement surette. (Rating #6849)

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