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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 288   ABV: 9.6%
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We have made this release of our Brewer’s Select Series in time to help you enjoy your holidays. It is a festive combination of malts, Belgian yeast, and cherries. This dark chestnut brew has a nice caramel malt character, a tart cherry fruitiness that carries throughout, and a nice warming finish. As with all of our Brewers’ Select beers, Tango is available in draft at awesome Weyerbacher-supporting bars and restaurants and is made available in 12oz bottles at Weyerbacher’s Visitors Center only. This is a once and done limited release. Tango is the letter “T” in the NATO / phonetic alphabet. Belgian-Style Dark Ale brewed with cherries 9.6% ABV, 21IBU


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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
coolfunnj (321) - Margate City, New Jersey, USA - MAR 26, 2014
sweet cola like aroma,kind of like a Dr Pepper..nice reddish brown color but completely headless after pour..tastes sweet cherries honey other malts kind of like a barleywine,a little spiciness from the yeast and a slight hop tingle are also present but not much..very heavy feeling with almost total lack of carbonation overall Im glad I tried it about what I expected might even buy it again I love cherries after all good and interesting,not great


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SpringsLicker (3121) - Tennessee, USA - JUL 8, 2014
Bomber. Medium/dark brown with an average off-white head. Malty aroma. No cherry anywhere. The flavor is that of a dark Belgian Ale. I didn’t get any cherry here at all.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ladnewton (1401) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2014
12oz Bottle, 6th July 2014, gift from a friend. Pours hazy reddish brown with virtually no head or lacing. Rich malty and fruity aroma with cherry and plum notes. Intense cherry and nutty malts in-mouth with earthy pungency and subtle spiciness. Finish is fruity with rich cherry and citric tanginess. Pleasant zingy texture and full body. Lush.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jredmond (5261) - Manhattan, New York, USA - JUN 10, 2014
Bottle at Paul’s May 2014 tasting. Pours a copper amber body with white fizzy lacing. Aroma is light cherry and lots of grain. Mouthfeel is super boozy with alcohol coming over the palate in full force; followed by notes of grain, cherry cough syrup and watered down booze. No.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sammy (8419) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 31, 2014
You must really like cherry to get at this. It has a mild cherry flavour, and a lighter mouthfeel Belgium brown base. And I like cherry.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
suprchunk (2103) - Crestview, Florida, USA - MAY 31, 2014
Dark brown pour. Some ruby highlights. Small off-white almost tan head. Not much in the way of lacing. Slight sourness in the malty aroma. Fruit. Taste is a tart sour cherry. Finishes tart and sweet.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
PhillyCraft (3148) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 25, 2014
Bottle. God damn this thing was fucking rough. The only bottle at the tasting that I saw that had a good 70 percent left in it. Smoke and acid was my take from this bottle. Not a hint of real cherry to be found. Ill pass on this if offered in the future.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jtclockwork (8045) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 25, 2014
UPDATED: MAY 26, 2014 Bottle at Pauls. Pours reddish brown with off white head. nose/taste of drugstore cherry, caramel and alcohol. Medium body.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
PorterPounder (5371) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - APR 23, 2014
Tallahassee, Fl - Fermentation Lounge - on tap. Dark reddish chestnut brown pour, soft off-white head. Aroma has a sour essence to it with a burnt essence to it with some sour cherries. Flavor has the same sour essence to it with a solid sour cherry essence to it, some sweet tart candy notes, some Belgian candii sugar notes. Mouthfeel has a nice spritz to it. Nice one to drink nice and slow while talking with former co-workers.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
John25 (380) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - APR 11, 2014
Bottle. Awesome deep cherry color, no head. Aroma is sweet cherry. Smooth, light syrup in the taste and mouthfeel. Genuine cherry fruit taste. Very nice overall. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
conway (1332) - - APR 11, 2014
Bottle. Super dark ruby with a thin ring of head. Aroma is sweet cherry and oat. Taste follows suit. I like that the cherry is pretty natural tasting. Medium mouthfeel and carb. Solid.


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