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RATINGS: 126   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 270   ABV: 9%
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Belgian-Style Golden Ale with hops and Brettanomyces.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
marcus (6700) - Sacramento, California, USA - FEB 20, 2012
Bottle from Healthy Spirits. Pours blonde with a thick foamy off-white head and a sour aroma. There is a mellow pale malt flavor with a little banana ester and a nicely sour finish. A nicely crafted brew.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BeerBoxer (232) - Sacramento, USA - FEB 20, 2012
Bottle shared by Marcus. Pours light blonde with a fizzy white head. Flavor is fruit and banana with a touch of heat.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
chicagodri (1683) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 12, 2012
Bottle. Pours blonde with a thick white head that takes a bit to settle. Aroma of pineapple, citrus. Beer has a little spice to it and just a little bit of funk. Well done.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BoBoChamp (5672) - Gent, BELGIUM - FEB 12, 2012
75cl, at 8.5%Vol, new exclusive American brew Anno 2011, with Brettanomyces, thx to Secret Santa!, complex brew, spicy/bitter and slightly sour/fruity, balanced, cloudy, rocky head, good brew, yet very expensive!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Thorpe429 (5011) - , Illinois, USA - FEB 4, 2012
Bottle courtesy of RS membership. Served in a Bruery tulip. Pours a mostly-clear apricot color with a huge fluffy white head and quite a bit of lacing. Great retention. The nose brings forward some nice stone fruits and a bit of straw. Also there is a good amount of earthy funk. Very nice. Flavor adds in a bit of alcohol, but otherwise nice funk. Light body and very dry. Slight booze. Overall, I am very pleasantly surprised by this one.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
peteinSD (1394) - San Diego, California, USA - FEB 1, 2012
UPDATED: FEB 2, 2012 Clear yellow pour with a fizzy white head. Aroma is an off-sweetness with oak, perfumey clove, and an artificially sweet malt backbone. Taste is disjointed, some cardboardy sweetness, odd degraded malt, and perhaps some minimal brett. Mouthfeel is light and messy - no precision. I cannot even finish this beer.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
boFNjackson (4162) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JAN 16, 2012
Bottle... Poured a pale, golden straw color with a white head. Good carbonation to much all the yeast spice and funk. Noticeable hop flavors with balancing malts. Light fruits, citrus/lemon. hard candied sweetness with some tartness and musky funk.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
deyholla (6861) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JAN 8, 2012
Bottle thanks to a generous California trader. Pours a cloudy orangish gold with a fluffy white head that dissipates to the edges and laces slightly. Aroma has a good amount of funk with light grains light fruit and a hint of flora. Flavor has lots of funk with backing bread and hints of light fruit and flora.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Suttree (5225) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - DEC 31, 2011
My last review of 2011! WooHoo! Cloudy orange, HUGE - seriously, HUGE - white head. Smells like honey, sage and other herbs, and fresh bread. There is a significant amount of funk in there, too. Man, his stuff hits the spot. Lightly sweet cherry, toast, herbs, funk and a lightly woody, oaky finish. As it warms, a lot of banana and bubblegum comes out. Very tasty. Thanks to grownfool for this one!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mar (4940) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 21, 2011
bottle thanks to exiled. gold pour with a huge white head. nose is citrus, hops, brett, and funky. smooth on the palate, great hop flavors, the brett works very well, too easy to drink.


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