pras (577) - Maryland, USA - MAR 3, 2016
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 19/20
2014 bottle. Just about as good as it gets. Notes of fruit and red wine. Flavor is puckeringly sour and complex with viuous/oaky qualities, lots of bright fruit. Very dry. This would pair amazingly well with a rich meat stew or braised short rib.
tsd08460 (775) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - FEB 25, 2016
4.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Aroma: oak, dark fruits, wine
Appearance: hazy amber, thin beige head
Taste: heavily sour, medium sweetness,
Palate: medium body, slick feel, soft carbonation, sour finish
VastActiv (5602) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 12, 2016
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at The Well, New York. Colour is clear dark copper with very small white head. Aromas and flavours: Berries, red berries, dryness, wood, some sourness and some malts.
Stylurus (19) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - FEB 10, 2016
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
From a bomber 2014 Edition. Aroma is of fermented fruit, rich leather, and oak. Large bubble head which dissapates quickly. Color is a deep ruby/mahogany. Tart, black cherry and sour flavors. Tart.
asheft (2925) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 3, 2016
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Olive Tree, Ocean Beach, San Diego. Sweet, tart and brown malt aroma. Dried fruit, tobacco, raisin, bright sourness and red wine. Hazy ruby with a collar of tiny bubbles. Flavour is less specialty malt than in the nose and very sour. Lots of sour cherry, grape, and a faint woody bitterness. Maybe a little pickle juice. Light body, medium carbonation.
rodenbach99 (4164) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 8, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Version 2015. Une robe rouge brune qui ne fit aucune mousse. Un nez boisé intense avec de belles notes de cerise. Une bouche qui est «tart» comme son nom l’indique. Le boisé est tout aussi intense. 7+
blueshockey24 (418) - Colorado, USA - JAN 4, 2016
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Pours Like a strong dark tea. Minimal large bobble head that dissipates quickly. Aroma is fruity and malty. Taste is sour, fruity, leather, with a tart finish. Minimal carbonation. I like it but it’s a little under carbonated for my liking.
bulldogops (2028) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - DEC 31, 2015
4.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 18/20
Rating #1501 - 14.03.2015 - Bottle from Sherbrooke. Pours a deep reddish brown with a bubbly head that disapparates rather quickly. Aroma is berries, wild cherries, sour plum tartness - rich, fruity texture. Palate is well balanced - lots of tart cherry, sweetness from the barrel component, some woody oak components, and a leathery bitter funk note - lovely sour/bruin.
RafeAU (629) - Los Angeles, California, USA - DEC 28, 2015
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
On tap at the Bruery. Bang on style for Flanders red - sour with just a little acetic acid in the mix, rich, tasty, complex, delicious.
Sledutah (6972) - Utah, USA - DEC 15, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at Mikeys holiday party
Clear copper with a small beige head, some lacing. Aroma of cherries and oak. Flavors of cherries and red grapes