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RATINGS: 78   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Belgian Style Abbey Ale aged in Red Wine Barrels


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MadIndian (2568) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 19, 2015
On draft at Isaac Newton’s. Nice notes of wood, vino, bread, dirt, and spice. Good oak finish. I loved it.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arnold931 (767) - Iowa, USA - APR 20, 2015
Draft at Bricks. Pours clear reddish copper with no head. Nose is pepper and wine. Taste adds nice Belgian flavor. Nice red wine in the aftertaste.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
arminjewell (8461) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 30, 2015
Pour on tap at Northern Lights Rare Beer Fest, clear orange pour with white head, aroma brought notes of pepper, red wine, slight clove into a bit of oak, slight earthy note with a lot of dirty, yeasty notes. Taste was a mix of pepper, red fruit, red wine, some oak into some dark fruit, caramel, toffee, finishing fairly dry, slightly sweet.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ryanfolty (2017) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - MAR 29, 2015
March 28, 2015 - taster pour at the Rare Beer Fest in St. Paul. Orangish yellow pour with limited head. I usually like beers aged in red wine barrels, but this was the second belgian aged in red wine at the event that just didn’t work for me, weird.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
maxwelldeux (4119) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - FEB 7, 2015
Draught. Pours a very slightly hazy clear lighter amber color with a moderate white head on there. Nose has some grape and wine elements to it, though it seems to remain dry and relatively bright. Taste is slightly sweet, actually, and has a dry finish with a pretty good bite.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dnstone (2349) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - JAN 24, 2015
Winey funk aroma. Light pale ale with moderate red wine notes. Pale golden in color with strong white head. Notes: GABF ’13

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (11677) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 5, 2015
Draft. Poured hazy dark copper color with an average frothy off-white head that was mostly lasting with excellent lacing. Moderate toasted malt, yeast and dark alcohol aroma. Medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium to heavy complex sweet flavor with a medium to heavy sweet finish of moderate to long duration. My expectations where exceeded.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
crossovert (8792) - Illinois, USA - NOV 26, 2014
Draft. Almost sour, red wine dominant, nice candi sugar flavor, easy to drink cabv considering.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RobertDale (4088) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - NOV 19, 2014
Sample at Strong Ale Festival 2014. Comes a dark orange with a decent off-white head. Aroma of fruit, malt, and yeast. Taste is sweet fruit, malt, yeast, and some wine barrel. Pretty good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BelgianBeerGal (3327) - Panama City, Florida, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Draft at Fishale. Hazy golden brown pour with a white film. Very light aroma that only has a hint of wine and not much else. Flavor starts with a little yeasty malt but quickly switches to wine with some lingering booze. Okay.


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