radagast83 (5493) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - JUN 2, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle at the DC Expanded Sour Tasting. Poured a dark ruby red, brown color with a small white head. Aroma was heavy cherry, some balasamic vinegar, oak, some woody vanilla notes. Flavor was some funky raspberries, tart cherry. Malt. Very tart.
GenDV138 (2976) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUN 1, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at the DC Expanded Sour Tasting. Dark amber with sediment, beige head. Aromas of light oak, cherries. Tastes of cherries, dark fruit, vinegar. Medium body with a dry finish.
Travlr (15202) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 31, 2015
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Clear maroon brown color. Aroma of sourdough brownies. Taste is softly sour cocoa. Nice.
Homer321 (2555) - Melboring, Florida, USA - MAY 9, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Nose is slightly sweaty. Light fruitiness. Dark red pour. Taste us mustn’t sour. Not much fruitiness. Sourness is moderate to high with s little chest burn. Ok.
bytemesis (4287) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - APR 29, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle. Pours hazy reddish hazel, small head, moderate lacing. Aroma is a bit smoky, cherries, oak, chocolate. Flavor is light tart, fruity, cherry, chocolate, dark fruits. Medium body. Pretty solid.
barn0216 (488) - California, USA - APR 28, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Dark yet translucent, no foam. Aroma is slight but notes of chocolate cherry cake. Awesome flavor, cherry forward, very tingly and assertive, dries the mouth, bit of funk, woody in the finish. Very solid.
djd07 (5416) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 5, 2015
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Bottle thanks to William. Pours a muddy brown with no head. The aroma is strong cherry skin and oak. Thin mouth with strong oak tannin, cherry skin, nice sourness, very impressive.
GothGargoyle (1605) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 18, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Medium-dark brown with a good beige head. Aroma is cherries, chocolate, sour plum. Medium bodied, tart on the palate with a tart fruity finish. Taste is sour cherries, red currants, malt vinegar. Tasty
Ferris (7070) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 18, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle - Tart, toast and cherry. Dirty dark brown with a small beige head. Tart cherry and dark malts with a long tart finish. Pretty good.
Errl (1946) - Plano, Texas, USA - JAN 7, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle..Pour is dark brown with a white head..Nose is tart, cherries, spice, oak, berries..Taste is cherries, oak, tart, nice lactic...