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RATINGS: 668   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.89/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 6   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Oude Tart is a Flemish-Style Red Ale aged in red wine barrels for 18 months. It’s pleasantly sour with hints of leather, dark fruit and toasty oak. While this is one of the more classic beer styles that we make, it’s not a style that you can find too often in the United States. Originating in style from the Flanders region of Belgium, near the French boarder, this dark, sour ale has roots deep in brewing history and predates most of the ales that have become popular in contemporary culture. We’re doing our best to keep the tradition alive by brewing and aging this beer here on the west coast.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Arve_Christian (4845) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 26, 2016
On 75 cl bottle at Sandar Bryghus. Amber/ reddish color- some foam. Medium/ high aroma intensity; stable , red berries & autumn leaves. Medium body & complexity. High sourness- ok balance. Very Enjoyable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mesjasz (1090) - Lodz, POLAND - MAR 13, 2016
Bottle sample at Chmielarnia. Aroma is acidic and fruity. Taste is strong sour with some vinegar sweetness. Flavor of cherries, wine, wine vinegar, funky and tart.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jandd1983 (3869) - Wentzville, Missouri, USA - MAR 12, 2016
Sampled at the SCCCT event at Friendship Brewery. It poured a mahogany color with an off-white head. The aroma was of cherry, fruits, some oak and vanilla. The taste was similar to the aroma with some tartness, earthiness, more vanilla and some leather. Very tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tmrmwel (1836) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAR 8, 2016
Bottle. Pours very dark ruby red, with a big creamy, off white, and quickly receding head. Aroma is fruity notes of cherries, wood, wine gums and leather, as well as dark fruits with prunes and red wine. Full body, with soft to average carbonation. Flavour is tart musty fruity notes of cherries, red berries, tannins, wooden notes and leather, as well as some fizzy-like notes of sherbet.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
pras (578) - Maryland, USA - MAR 3, 2016
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.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
tsd08460 (839) - Marshall, Virginia, USA - FEB 25, 2016
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 Tasty

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
VastActiv (5736) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 12, 2016
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.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Stylurus (19) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - FEB 10, 2016
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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
asheft (2989) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 3, 2016
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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rodenbach99 (4260) - Longueuil, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 8, 2016
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+

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