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Stronzo Fruit Cake

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Stronzo Brewing Co.
Formerly brewed at BIEs Bryglab

Style: Sour/Wild Ale
Gørløse, Denmark
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 80   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.47   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Sour Saison brewed with brettanomyces, red grapes, raspberries and aged on oak chips.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
esp0r (1890) - NORWAY - MAY 12, 2014
Bottle shared at the daje reaches 2000 ratings sessions
Red, white head. Smells of funk, berries, tart fruits. Light sweet, tart fruits, quite fruity, nice acids. Moderate bitter finish. Quite nice

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
daje (2033) - NORWAY - APR 30, 2014
Bottle from Systembolaget shared with esp0r and edvard, april 26th 2014. Clear red body with a pink tinted head. Aroma of sour berries, wood, citrus fruits. Taste of sour raspberries, leather, wood, peppery yeast, and a crisp fruity finish. Good stuff!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
VsXsV (2143) - Linköping, SWEDEN - APR 26, 2014
Bottle. Deep murky pink brown liquid with small to medium light pink head. Aroma of toffee, red berries, autolysis, apples, vinegar and barnyard. Taste is dry and light to medium sour with notes of red berries, lemon peel and raw sugar. Medium bodied with medium carbonation. Nice.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MattiasA (862) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 2, 2014
Sample at Malmö beer- and whiskey festival. Stronzos sour-beers are among the best i’ve tried from the brewery. The one drawback to this beer is that there’s just slightly too much going on at the same time.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gunnfryd (10201) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAR 20, 2014
Bottle. Red amber colour with a pinkish beige head. Aroma is alcohol, raspberry. Flavour is alcohol, raspberry, malt, brett, oak. Nice beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
_angst_ (2559) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - FEB 6, 2014
Bottle bought @ systembolaget. Pours hazy ruby red with a big frothy pinkish bluish beige head that slowly dissipates while leaving lots of sticky lacing and trace on the glass Smell is fruity and funky with biscuits, raspberries, bilberries, dark grapes, lemon juice, moist wood, "forest fruit" hard candy, bilberry pie, vanilla cream, blackberries, leather, barnyard, hay and dry soil. Taste is sweet, sour, funky and fruity with biscuits, pie crust, black currant seeds, sour cherries, cheap sour red wine, raspberries, blackberries, hay, leather, barnyard, lemon juice, grapefruit juice, moist wood and hints of mushrooms. Mouthfeel is dry, heavy tart, soft and medium bodied. finish is sour, fruity and funky with pie crust, raspberries, lemon juice, moist wood, barnyard, leather, grapefruit juice, cheap sour red wine and hay. Hides the alcohol really well but you want this to be refreshing and not too heavy. This still is way to heavy for what it is. The abv really ruins it for me...

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
lopisar (190) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 25, 2014
Bright red color with no head. Sour aromas with but cant put my finger on specific. Sour taste with raspberries.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
ekstedt (5317) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 1, 2014
Bottle (375 ml) from Systembolaget. Shady ruby, brief head. Initially a nice raspberry aroma, which is disrupted by a strange smokey wood aroma. Medium bodied, medium carbonation. Dry with medium acidity.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Geokkjer (5538) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 31, 2013
Bottle. Pours amber with an off-white head. Aroma of berries, sour lemon, funk and wood. Flavor is sour and fruity with some raspberries, malt and wood. Medium body, average carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (13106) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 31, 2013
Bottle, 375ml. A gusher, producing a dense, finger-thick pinkish off-white head. Unclear, reddish amber body. The aroma has raspberry and some brett. A touch of oak in the far back. Raspberries and some funk in the flavor, quite fruity, with a little lemony touch. Medium body, tart and with a lot of carbonation. Fruity, raspberry finish. Not impressive, but quite pleasant anyway. 131231


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