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RATINGS: 89   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A custom blend of the beers of Bear Republic, Cuvee de Bubba is refermented in oak wine barrels using only the wild micro flora and fauna native to the Alexander Valley. A bouquet of stone fruits with a complex flavor profile of malt, tobacco, and cherry pie sourness.

Cuvee de Bubba won a Silver medal at the 2012 Festival of Wood and Barrel-Aged Beer in the Wild Acidic Beer category.

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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rlgk (18834) - Gteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 7, 2016
Dragit at Stone Liberty Station, San Diego. Clear copper/amber beer with a nice offwhite head. Sour vinous aroma, woody, oak, raisins, caramel, some grapefruit. Sourish vinous woody flavor, grapes, raisins, oak, some red wine. Solid one.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leafs93 (2206) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 27, 2016
Pours amber brown with a small white head that quickly dissipated. Aroma is woody, earthy, cherry and pear. Taste is more sour than tart. Light bodied, light carbonation and sticky on the finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DocLock (10215) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 23, 2016
Draft at Capones. Pours hazy coppery toward brown with tan head. Nose was tart dark fruit oak. Notes of cherry, berry, fig, oak, and lactic acidity in the flavor. Tart finish with great mouthfeel.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopdog (11888) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 14, 2016
On tap at Capones. Poured an amber color with a small sized off white head. Wood, vinous notes, tart cherries, and citrus.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
NikkTwist (2899) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 10, 2016
UPDATED: JUN 10, 2016 Draft at Bru Craft. Hazy deep red garnet pour with an overflowing top of thick tan foam. Roller coaster of lace. Medium full-bodied sour. Red stone fruit. Dark sour cherries. Black plums. Currants. Tangerines. Cocoa beans. Mulberries. Nice earthy edge. Truffles. Autumn leaves. Deeper than the name might indicate.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
beertholomeus (1775) - California, USA - APR 29, 2016
Pours a deep ruby brown color with a khaki head. Fruit, tart, funk, chocolate, oak and wine aroma and flavors. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Chocolate, fruit and oak finish.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Travlr (22549) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - DEC 19, 2015
Draft. Golden amber color, medium white head. Nice aroma of sour cherry, lemon. Taste is softly sour mixed summer fruit. Delicious.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
williamstome (1761) - Somerville, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 12, 2015
Deep red pour. Great aroma of cherry and raspberry. Fantastic tart berry, wood, apple.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MarcoDL (4403) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 27, 2015
Draft at Beachwood. Brown pour. Aroma of tart, vanilla, oak and ripe sour fruit. Taste of vinous oak, tart, lacto, fresh ripe fruit, white wine and vanilla. Great ba sour.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Marheb (5300) - San Diego, California, USA - SEP 18, 2015
(En ft au Churchills Pub Sour Fest 2015): Bois sec, fer, astringence, oxydation et agrumes abrasives. Dception.


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