Brewed by Brouwerij Van Honsebrouck
Style: Sour Red/Brown
Emelgem, Belgium
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler


on tap

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RATINGS: 694   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
A typical Flemish beer with a pleasant wine-like taste and a rich past. This dark brown beer, which is matured in oak casks, has a slightly acid aftertaste.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
medallaisla (91) - - SEP 21, 2012
It is dark brown, white head. Smells like dark cherries, vinegar and sugar. Tastes like cherry coke, vinegar, brown sugar and molasses.

RudiGR (86) - Dendermonde, BELGIUM - OCT 15, 2017
Met aangename wijnsmaak, gerijpt op eiken vaten, met licht zure achtergrond, hierop is kriek gebaseerd. Foto's: http://www.beersfrombelgium.eu/nl/Bacchus-b-1020.h

AcctError487384 (71) - - OCT 6, 2017
UPDATED: OCT 6, 2017 dark brown some reddish glow some sour yeasts smell, medium to high co2 red fruits sour touch berries taste low bitter refreshing

BrettTaylor (784) - Radford, Virginia, USA - SEP 21, 2017
UPDATED: SEP 21, 2017 poured from bottle into snifter. pours a dark brown with initially fizzy head that rapidly goes away. Soft red fruit notes on nose. Moderate tartness on tongue.

DavidSvinth (217) - DENMARK - AUG 15, 2017
UPDATED: AUG 15, 2017 Flot rødbrun farve. Aroma af rosinsødme. Sur og sød på tungen. Lidt kvalm i længden. Savner mere fad i smagen.

adamnase (843) - Kronoby, FINLAND - JUL 31, 2017
Bottle. Pours brown/reddish with a thin head. Aroma has cherries and woody notes, slightly sour. Flavor is more sweet than sour, cherries and caramel. Sweet fruity finish. not that sour as expected. still decent!

IslandHaole (1291) - Misawa, JAPAN - JUL 28, 2017
Dark brown with ruby highlights, beige head. Nice aroma, hints of sour cherries, balsamic vinegar, shoyu, cola. Tart, acidic, not as sweet or as complex as the aroma. I’m getting more of the oak as it warms, Leaves a lightly sweet residue on the lips. A bit thin bodied. Interesting but not one I’d be in a rush to have again.

tightslice (1397) - Redwood City, California, USA - JUL 23, 2017
Bottle from World Market in Redwood City, CA. Aroma is mild banana peppers, oak, balsamic vinegar. Taste is mild with some acid and oak showing through. Mild vinegar. Pretty good but not super complex.

faroeviking (11119) - Chupando chellas es como ellas, FAROE ISLANDS - JUN 17, 2017
Botella. Dark brown colour, unclear. Pleasant dark malty sour dark fruity aroma. Sweet dark malty and acid dark fruity caramel flavour. Nice indeed!

tandembrauer (1570) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUN 4, 2017
Bottle at home. Pours clear reddish brown with small off-white head. Aroma of berries, cherries, metal, nuts, white wine. Taste slightly sour, fruity. Thin bodied, almost watery.

gabrieldraco (6) - Panama, PANAMA - MAY 8, 2017 does not count
Excelente cerveza, de las mejores que e probado, el sabor es muy bueno, es oscura, frutal un poco ácida, ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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