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RATINGS: 136   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9/5   EST. CALORIES: 279   ABV: 9.3%
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A mixed fermentation ale aged in wine barrels.


3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
neurbob (103) - Florida, USA - JAN 8, 2016
Bottle. Corkscrew required. Hazy yellow pour, bubbly effervescent head. Highly carbonated. Aroma is apple cider, yeasty, but when it warms up there is a slightly objectionable yeasty smell. To me this is similar to other sour ales. There is a nice fruit and woody character, some hop sense, quite drinkable with no alcohol burn despite the ABV but the tartness outweighs most else. First time mentioning the price of the bottle in a review but I am compelled to say it is overvalued.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
beernbourbon (1452) - Iowa City, Iowa, USA - JAN 2, 2016
Bottle shared by Brandon, thanks man! Pour is hazy gold with with a thin head. Aroma and flavor are full of stone fruit, light gunk, and and a gentle sweetness. Flavor is also lightly hoppy and dry. Solid.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
PhillyCraft (4767) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 5, 2015
Bottle, pours hazy golden with smaller top. Smell is nail polish remover and vinegar. Taste is lemon, lime, and strong oak with a slightly acidic bight. Much preferred to the smell but still not a fan.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hackobock (2781) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 27, 2015
November 27, 2015. Bottle, shared by _angst_, thanks!
Hazy yellow with a small white head. Aroma is funky and fruity with peach, lemon, grape skins, earthy mushrooms, woody, vinous and hints of spices. Taste is light sweet fruity, funky, light tart. Finish is light sweet peach notes, grapes, slight earthy, whit e wine, some bitter pith notes. Medium bodied, soft to average carbonation.
Good sour!

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
_angst_ (4142) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 27, 2015
Bottle received in trade. Thank you cocoapugh! Pours hazy pale golden with a frothy white head that leaves lots of sticky lacing and trace on the glass while dissipating. Smell is tiny malty, fruity and funky with crackers, white bread, lemon juice, peaches, apricots, green apples, hay, dry soil, leather, barnyard, lemon zest and hints of mushrooms. Tase is tiny sweet, sour, slightly malty, fruity and funky. Mouthfeel is soft, round, tiny dry, tart and medium bodied. Finish is tiny sweet and sour with crackers, white bread, peaches, apricots, grapes, hay, dry soil, leather, barnyard and lemon zest. Cool one this one. Rustic, funky and a nice balance between sweet and sour. Lovely American sour really...

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tkrjukoff (4243) - SWEDEN - NOV 27, 2015
Kville. Bottle. Pours cloudy pale amber with a small off white head. Aroma is funky fruity malty astringent crackers lemon. Flavor is earthy sour lemon astringent mushrooms with a vinous touch.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rlgk (15831) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 27, 2015
Bottle at Ratebeer Kvillebäcken Winter Gathering, 151127. Hazy pale golden beer with a nice and lasting offwhite head. Leather aroma, grassy, woody, earthy, mushrooms, woody, brett, funky, vinous notes, some oak. Vinous flavor, woody, leather, earthy notes, brett, hay, spicy notes. Complex beer, nice body and a balanced finish.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
linusb (369) - SWEDEN - NOV 27, 2015
A: Yellow colour with a two finger head. N: lemon, lingonberry T: Lingonberry, cloudberry, white pepper, yeast O: Quite sweet, hint of tart. Yeasty. Not my favourite kind...

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
nealblind (1403) - Seattle, Alabama, USA - NOV 16, 2015
orange gold pour big foam head that doesn’t stop. aroma husky bretta and lacto, tangerines slight ammonia. Tastes big ammonia, slight sour. pineapple husky passionfruit, green olives. Fresh aromatic barley very solid through and through but not mind blowing

4.6
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
markextrae (2784) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - NOV 14, 2015
bottle shared at our tasting. poured a hazy nice deep golden pour with a nice white head. nose is really more of a saison than a sour ale. can’t detect the high abv in this one, not in the nose or taste. nose has a nice funky farmhouse aroma, malts, grains, nice hints of sour lemons, oak, grape, vineous wine barrels, stone fruits, funk, funky spice brett. really awesome in the nose! taste has all the funk that was in the nose. freshly stone fruits, white wine, funky brett, nice dry and tart, perfectly balanced. very full mouthfeel. with no alcohol notice. from wich i was pretty afraid of before. this beer was really phenomenal. really awesome! should be really ranked higher! delecious


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