overall
92
56
style
Brewed by Brouwerij Alvinne
Style: Sour/Wild Ale
Moen, Belgium
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 106   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.57/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Beer, fermented with wild yeasts, with addition of grapes, lagered for months on Burgundy wine barrels.

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3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MrChopin (4304) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - FEB 20, 2012
hazy chestnut tan, thin white ring. Nose is jammy, grape skin, bit of earth, manure, hay. Flavor is dry skin at front, explosion of sweet jam mid, lots of berry, thin dry lactic finish, very low acetic character. Thin skin finish, compliments.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Changed (462) - Ithaca, New York, USA - FEB 19, 2012
Sample Maxs Belgian beer fest. Pours clear, no head. Sour fruity aroma. Sharp tartness that mellows and is fairly complex. Different-- never had something like this.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (23610) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 19, 2012
Draft at Maxs in Baltimore. Murky purplish red color, small white head. Aroma of prunes, dates. Taste is sweet and sour summer fruit. Not bad.
Earlier Rating: 9/21/2010 Total Score: 4
750 ml bottle courtesy of Davy, shared with BigMomma. Hazy orange color, small white head. Aroma of brett, orange peel, summer fruit. Taste is subtle sourness with orange peel, apricot. Should become more characterful with age.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
omhper (24627) - Tyres, SWEDEN - FEB 18, 2012
Bottled, at tasting at _angst_. Hazy mahogany colour, small head. Vinous nose. Mid sweet with medium body with well rounded, spritzy mouthfeel. Red wine and cobwebs. Slight notes of white pepper in the finish. Intense and elegant. Lovely!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ryan (3186) - Beltsville, Maryland, USA - FEB 17, 2012
Sweet red wine nose with lots of toffee and burnt sugar. Taste is similar plus lots of cherry.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sonnycheeba (5842) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - FEB 17, 2012
Tap. Pours deep, dark brown with thin off white head; short retention and minimal lacing. Aroma is sour dark fruit dominant with faint spice and earthy notes. Flavor is faint malt and hops with dominant sour esters; tart finish. Light body and warmth with medium carbonation.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (12836) - Escondido, California, USA - FEB 17, 2012
Tap. Pours clear brown with a medium, fizzy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is light acetic grapes, biscuit and straw malt with floral hops. Flavor is malt forward with vinous notes, tart fruit and a dry finish. Medium body, warmth and carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
_angst_ (4778) - Gteborg, SWEDEN - FEB 13, 2012
750 ml bottle bought @ Etre Gourmet. Shared at epic tasting on February 11. Pours dark copper brown with a small creamy off-white head that clings to the glass while dissipating. Smell is sour with raisins, prunes, dates, burnt sugar, lemon juice, ripe grapes, gooseberries, wood and hay. Taste is slightly sweet, slightly sour and tart with orange juice, red wine, grass, dried fruits, red berries and hints of metal, minerals and wood. Mouthfeel is rather creamy and tart. Finish is subtle and slightly sour with lemon peal.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gnoff (10057) - Mlndal, SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2012
Bottled 75 cl at the epic sour beer tasting at _angst_ place, on February 11, 2012
Brought by _angst_, thanks!
BottledJune 2010
Hazy dark copper color, off-white head. Sweet and acidic scent. Semi sweet, dry, wood, acidic, currants taste. Moussy mouthfeel, very low bitterness.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tkrjukoff (4332) - SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2012
Courtesy of _angst_. Pours cloudy mahogany with a small bubbly beige head leaving some lacing. Aroma is sour, malty, fruity, vinous. Flavor is vinous, sour, fruity, cellar, bittery, dry. Very pleasant to drink. Finishes fruity sour with some bitter tones.


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