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RATINGS: 99   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.86   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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A barrel-aged beer with cherries and raspberries.


4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jtclockwork (7103) - , New Jersey, USA - FEB 3, 2013
Bottle shared at tasting at my house. Pours amber brown with tan/off white head. Nose and taste of tart raspberry, funky wood, wild yeast, light cherry vinegar tartness, light caramel and aged oak. Medium body. Well balanced tartness - not overpowering. Raspberry shines through a bit more than the cherry.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Minderbinder (1578) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - JAN 25, 2013
Bottle 750ml. Pours slightly hazy dark amber/dirty pale brown. Not much head, but some lacing. Aroma is of sourness, cherries, fruits, acidity, sligth metal. Taste is of sourness. Not too much acetic. Fruits. Palate: Ligth-medium body. Overall: Refreshing. Fair sourness, not too cloying as some muricans can be.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tom10101 (2212) - Quebec, CANADA - JAN 21, 2013
Bottle (750 ml). Shared by David P., thanks! Hazy ugly orange/copper, with beautiful and intense lacing though. Aroma of cherries, apple, spices, acetic notes, brown sugar and flemish red reminiscences. Taste is moderately sweet with cherries and other red fruits notes. Not as acetic as the aroma. Body is light. There’s a very good balance between fruits/sweetness/sourness. Interesting Sour!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JulienHuxley (2512) - Hilversum, NETHERLANDS - JAN 20, 2013
Bottle, shared by David. Cloudy orange copper pour with small white head. Aroma of cherries, cherry pie, spices, acetic, light menthol, brown sugar, berries. Taste is really good, a strong point. Light acidity, berries, brown sugar, quite sweet-sour., delicate. Palate is light and fruity, med carbonation.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ibrew2or3 (6521) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - JAN 4, 2013
750mL pours with an opaque copper body that supports a thin tan head of foam. The aroma seems flower pedal like with a bit of sweetness and vinegar and passion fruit. The taste is similar as flowery notes quickly meet brown sugar dissolved in vinegar. In the background are murmurs of vague fruitiness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 31, 2012

Date: October 28, 2012
Mode: Bottle
Source: Tasting
Appearance: cloudy orange, frothy orange head, bits of lace
Aroma: tart fruity aroma, backing sweetness
Flavor: sweet fruity flavor, balancing tartness, long tart finish
Aroma: 7/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 15/20
Rating: 3.6/5.0
Drinkability: 6/10
Score: *** /4

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ryanfolty (1777) - Bourbon County, Minnesota, USA - DEC 30, 2012
December 29, 2012 - bottle at Brett’s tasting. Cloudy orange pour with minimal head and spotty lacing. Sour cherry and raspberry, dry finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Huhzubendah (2256) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 26, 2012
Shared by Thorpe429. Thanks Mike. Hooray beer. The appearance is autumn leaves, light ruby hues. Fairly hazy with a small, tan head that fades rapidly. Looks acetic. The nose brings a healthy dose of raspberries, followed by wild yeast. Some lactic presence. The flavor is pretty tasty. Yeasty raspberries with an acetic and lactic character. A healthy sour and funk character, but nothing overwhelming. A solid beer. Would have it again. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 05-30-2012

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
markwise (4276) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - DEC 23, 2012
Thanks to PaulUnwin for sharing this one. Cheers, Paul! Pours a hazy red with a white head. Nose is amazing tart berries, vinegar, some tartness, oak, and some vinous qualities. Flavor follows closely. All in all an awesome sour.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
daknole (8537) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - DEC 6, 2012
Red pour. Aroma is loaded with tart fruit. Tons of cherry and raspberry, some vinegar and oak. Damn fine brew!


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