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RATINGS: 140   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Pinot Barrel Four was our second batch. We took the recipe for the Four and sent the beer into some oak barrels graciously donated by La Bete winery of McMinnville, topping them up with a small amount of Oregon cherry puree along with lactobacillus and brettanomyces claussenii to encourage more acidity and aromatic complexity in the finished beer. Half of the batch was blended and kegged and can be found at a few specialty bars while the remaining half is still maturing in the barrels and will likely be bottled at some point towards the end of 2009.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
brystmar (1289) - Dallas, Texas, USA - DEC 17, 2013
2010. Pinkish, cloudy orange pour yields almost zero head or lace. Oranges & grapefruit on the nose, yeasty/Bretty. Both bleed over onto the palate, pretty light and delicately balanced. Low carb. Really nice.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MikeJslc (759) - USA - NOV 29, 2013
Gold/peach, hazy, white head. Aroma: crackerlike malt, notes of peaches, pear, light sourness. Flavor: delicate mix of elements--light fruits of peach/pear, strawberry, apricot, light acidity and sourness, light pinot barrel.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bamsen78 (3426) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle @ Scooper Tasting in Ulfborg. Pours murky pinkish orange amber with small white head. Clear aroma of flowers and yeast with fruity and vinous notes. Sour, vinous flavour, with notes of flowers and hops. Lingering, sour aftertaste. Disturbing. Could be better, perhaps?

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (14146) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle, 75cl. It pours an unclear, orange colored body and a small, dense, off-white head. It’s quite funky on the nose, with fruityness, and a malty hint. Vinous and with some berries. The flavor is fruity and funky, with some berries and orangepeel. Full-bodied, dry and with a pleasant level of carbonation. Lasting yeasty and berryish finish. Quite pleasant and tasteful this one, but nothing special. 131122

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Meilby (8271) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle 750ml @ fonefan
Pours clear deep golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, cherries, funk and brett. Taste is light sweet and medium sour with a long sour, cherry and dry finish. Body is light to medium, texture is thin, carbonation is soft.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Rasmus40 (11901) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Clear amber with a small off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, cherry and bretty. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate acidic. Dry and moderate acidic finish finish. 221113

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Christian (11278) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Ulfborg weekend celebration of nothing in particular. Cloudy orange with a small white head. Fruity and funky aroma with some great oak and red berries. Dry and tart fruity flavour with grapefruit juice and red berries. Really tasty

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dedollewaitor (14110) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle @ Invasion U.S.A, Ulfborg 2013. Pours hazy reddish golden with a small off white head. Tart and funky nose and flavor. Brett, strawberries and peach. Crisp and really dry flavor. Oaky.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
chrisv10 (11390) - DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle, 5%. Hazy amber with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, vinegar, yeast, little caramel, little mazipan and baking yeast. Flavour is malt, yeast, little vinegar, baking yeast, acid, marzipane and medium dry.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
saxo (14158) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice head with good duration. Color is peach golden. Aroma and taste are rich brett, acetone, malt, fruits and hops. Nice!


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