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In the spring of 2006, I brewed 300 gallons of top-fermented beer using wild yeast to create a Belgian-style Lambic. We conditioned the beer in oak casks and then initiated a secondary fermentation in the casks using whole fruit from Huber’s Orchard in Starlight, Indiana. You should experience a tart, almost sour taste balanced by the aromatic and richly flavorful addition of whole blackberries - perfect to share with friends, and a platter of good cheese and fresh fruit. - Caleb Staton, Head Brewer


4.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Dogbones (116) - North Carolina, USA - JAN 26, 2014
Upland does no wrong on the sour front. Great freaking beer. Thank you Cursive Jeremy!! Smells of gym dock band aide rotten black berries. Thank you!! Tastes like dydula’s sack!!!

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bacterial (1417) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - JAN 18, 2014
Bottle sent to me many months ago by StFun - thanks dude!! Slight dark pink in color with just a little white head. Slight cheese in the nose, nice tart taste with some subtle berry character.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BVery (5985) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - JAN 18, 2014
Bottle shared by Jeff - thanks! Damn, this is delicious! Clear reddish golden pour with a smaller head. Beautiful blackberry aroma, crisp clean and slightly tart flavor. This is excellent!

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdamJackson (2389) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 4, 2014
Looks like ‘fruit on the bottom’ yogurt but just the fruit part. dark purple slurry Nose obviously has blackberry but with hints of celery and strawberries and kale. Whoa. Intensely sour. it had that fizzy sprite pour that I’m used to with upland sours. Very sour, my tongue is starting to hurt as my taste buds sort of get on fire. Another upland that totally is too sour. I should stop trying these

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
maniac (3800) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 1, 2014
On 06/18/2011. Hazy red body with a small pink head. Sweet blackberry and fruit aroma. Tart blackberry and fruit flavor with some citrus. Medium body with moderately high carbonation.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
BEENJAMIN (290) - Portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 29, 2013
Sampled at bottle share - Smells like a mixed berry jam with some plum raison notes. Super sharp acidity, really nice and sour. Drinkability is on the low side for me but the four ounces that I had were perfect. Glad I got to try this.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mcberko (6045) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 13, 2013
750mL bottle, pours an opaque ruby red / pinkish with a small off-white / pink head. Aroma brings out pungent tart blackberries, some barnyard funk, and brett. Flavour brings out loads of blackberries, to a jammy extent, with a moderate acidity, and low vinegary quality. Very blackberry-ish and jammy, while also being acidic and funky. Not my favourite of the Upland lambics, but certainly well-made. Finishes on blackberry acidity notes. Great stuff.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
bytemesis (3027) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - DEC 9, 2013
Bottle with thanks to Clownisseur! Count me a lover of this beer. Pours cloudy blood orange, small white head with decent lacing. Aroma is barnyard funk, fruity, blackberry, lemon. Flavor is quite sour, lemon, fruity, dry as hell, lightly funky. Medium body, light carbonation. Yummmmm.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jkwood04 (3804) - Connecticut, USA - DEC 8, 2013
Sampled from a 750ml bottle at a tasting. Pours hazy, dark ruby/amber with a lacy, off-white head. Aroma of blackberries, sour/tart notes, and pale/ caramel malts. Flavor the same with a great blend of blackberries and sourness. Average texture. A really good beer.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
mrhoppy (1284) - Santa Clara, California, USA - DEC 5, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 6, 2013 One of the most fantastic cheesy sour dirty. Over the top sour tart. I am in heaven! So perfect and clear blackberry flavor.


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