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RATINGS: 546   WEIGHTED AVG: 4/5   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 486   ABV: 16.2%
The traditional 7th anniversary gift is copper, so we’ve named our 7th anniversary ale "Cuivre" which is "copper" in French. Cuivre is loosely brewed in the English-style Old Ale tradition using our house Belgian yeast strain and then blended using the solera method. A portion of each of our anniversary ales is saved in our barrels and blended in with the next year’s production, providing more complexity and depth of character that comes with age. Layered with complex flavors of dark fruit,vanilla, oak, and burnt sugar, Cuivre is a robust ale, surely the perfect beer to mark this major milestone.

Editor’s Note: This is the entry for The Bruery’s Bourbon Barrel Aged Anniversary beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SlackerMads (2459) - DENMARK - DEC 12, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown with a small tan head. Nose has lots of bourbon. And bourbon. Flavour has bourbon, booze, rye bread, caramel, light sourness, warming alcohol, sugar, molasses. Full body, heavy sweet. Hefty. Long bourbon finish. Heavy to handle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Theis (14792) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 12, 2015
Bottle at SlackerMads Tasting. Clear dark brown - offwhite head. Ryebread. Sweetness. Light light bitterness. Acid. Dark malts. Caramel. Vanilla. Honey like sweetness. American oak. Bourbn. Ok coconut notes. Dark fruits. Light acid notes ok

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Yorker (1932) - Herning, DENMARK - NOV 28, 2015
75 cl bottle @ home. Pours daark brown with a tan head that leaves a little lacing. Aroma and flavour are bourbon, vanilla, caramel, oak, and dried fruit - with a dry finish. ABV is pretty well hidden.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
zickbeer_ye (439) - Virginia, USA - NOV 26, 2015
Aromas of cocoa, dry coconut, and roasty caramel. Low offwhite head and dark brown body. Sweet malty caramelflavors with smooth chocolate, coconut and minor berry flavors. Smooth and sweet on the palate.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fuzzcro (98) - Illinois, USA - NOV 26, 2015
Looks like mud but sure doesn’t taste like it. Good job Bruery. My first time drinking any of your brews and I’m eager to try more!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
chinchill (3589) - South Carolina, USA - NOV 2, 2015
Large shared bottle. Very full body in this very rich ale. A touch boozy but well balanced. Some chocolate and a faint touch of coffee. Appearance: Clear red-brown body.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
caesar (6170) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2015
Bottle @ ZZT, small sample. Hazy dark brown color, short head. Aroma of cookie, biscuit, slight spicy, red fruit, bit booze, oak. Quite sweet in taste, cookie, vanilla sweetness, bit boozy alcohol. Wonderful sipper and bringer of hangovers.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
onceblind (6379) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 25, 2015
Deep hazy plummy Amber with a thin bubbly off beige head. Deep aroma of plums and raisins and a touch of cocoa and almonds and gentle sugary booze. Flavor is huge with booze, brown sugar, almond, toffee, pecan, cocoa, caramel, raisin, plum, and whiskey notes. Really complex and deep and amazing. Wow.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Abijen (2243) - ’s-Hertogenbosch, NETHERLANDS - OCT 24, 2015
Bruin bier met een gebroken witte schuim kraag. Ruikt vanille, overrijp fruit, alcohol. Smaakt zoet, vanille, alcohol branderig. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mansquito (4649) - Nueva York, New York, USA - OCT 23, 2015
Torst, Brooklyn tap: pours black with small head. Aroma is a whole lot of whiskey. A lot of vanilla. Taste is sweet and with a whole of whiskey and malt. Many malts. So many malts. Many flavors. Such complexity. Wowzers.

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