Stone Cali-Belgique IPA - Red Wine Barrel
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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 252   ABV: 8.4%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jackl (4920) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 25, 2014
Sample @ Brewvival 2014. Amber pour with a small head. Loads of Belgian yeast on the nose. Red berries, apple cider. Taste is moderately tart. Acidic red wine. Wood character. Strong yeast. Full body, oily.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (11491) - Woodland, California, USA - JUL 1, 2014
Tap at The Davis Beer Shoppe. Pours very hazy orange with a yellow/beige head. Aroma is rather citrus sour. And oaky. Med body or better. Flavor is fruity, bitingly woody, and a touch sour. Red berry is present, but hard to pin down. Seems more sour stone fruit. Finishes woodily astringent, dry, bitter, sour. Very nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dphoxie (120) - North Carolina, USA - JUN 23, 2014
Just not really my cup of tea. Smells super funky, tastes of wine and Belgian yeastiness. I wanted to like it, but was too funky for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vyvvy (4131) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - JUN 22, 2014
On tap at Beer Mongers - Really wanted to like this one more.... Pours hazy orange with off-white head. The aroma has lots of red wine barrel, hints of oakiness, light Belgian notes and overall more wine heavy than expected. It has a medium body with light roughness and mildly abrasive carbonation. The beer starts off with lots of woodiness, earthy yeast and light wine notes. The finish is very very oaky. The oak was too heavy for me and the hops are not detected by me. Oh well.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Mjp12 (424) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 22, 2014
Fantastic beer, almost saison style aroma, the time in red wine barrels gives a fantastic flavour. Excellent. Drunk during a tasting with stone’s Greg . Memorable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 20/20
Ernesto987 (3923) - Connecticut, USA - JUN 17, 2014
stone tap takeover in tolland. Strong wine flavors balance with fruit esters and hops. Lots going on, tropical and dark fruits, all of them

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
kathouse (1105) - Nevada, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Cloudy orange with a thick white foam. Aroma is fruity with some hop citrus. Flavors are slightly sour red fruit and some hop oil. Finish is dry and tart. Nice beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SNL (302) - - JUN 2, 2014
On tap. Hazy Golden Brown pour, minimal White head. Red wine is very apparent in both Nose and taste, typical IPA besides that. Sort of strange, but good, at least for one pint. Red wine again in the long bitter finish. Soft carbonation, heavy body.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tomciccateri (1019) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - MAY 25, 2014
On draught at O’Niell’s. Pours a dense orangish amber color with a fine-bubble head. Big "bret" aroma but fortunately does dominate flavors. Medium body, nice hop flavor and supporting malty sweetness. Great complexity from wood aging. A lot going on but it works.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ketchepillar (1152) - Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA - MAY 24, 2014
On tap at O Niell's. Very dry. Rather fruity in a nice way. Funky aroma. Refreshing and tart. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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