Brewed by Birrificio del Ducato
Style: Sour/Wild Ale
Roncole Verdi di Busseto (PR), Italy
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler


on tap

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RATINGS: 303   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65/5   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Blend of Krisopolis (a new beer, that will be available in the future, fermented in barrels for 2 years, then Morello cherries are added to it), with a part of Ultima Luna (Barley Wine matured in Amarone barrels, with Marasca Morello cherries) and a part of young beer.

First brewed in 2009 and bottled in 2011.
Video description from the brewers: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N9y_XLVTej4

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
fonefan (47965) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 21, 2011

Bottle 330ml. @ Th. 4th. Alvinne Craft Beer Festival (ACBF) 2011, De Kasteelhoeve, Doorniksesteenweg 314, Outrijve (Avelgem), Belgium.

Clear medium red amber color with a small, frothy, fair lacing, fully diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, moderate to light heavy cherry, tart cherry, wood, red wine, light leather. Flavor is light heavy sweet and moderate acidic with a long duration. LOVELY >;O)) Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat to soft. [20110304]

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
yespr (44033) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 6, 2011
33 cL bottle at ACBF. Pours clear and golden orange with no head. Aroma is acidic and cherry fruity. Light brett. Smooth fruity, wineous and citric. Slight cheesy. Lingering smooth fruity and wooden finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
joergen (27591) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 7, 2011
Bottle at ACBF 2011. Hazy orange red coloured with no head. Lght acidic aroma of red wine and berries. Light acidc flavour of red wine, oak and berries. Tart finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (26447) - Vasa, FINLAND - SEP 16, 2015
[email protected] Winston Fest 2015. Hazy reddish brown coloiur with a small head. Aroma is sour wood, some mild acidic notes as well as mild herbal and citric notes. Flavour is sour and tart wood, some mild yeast as well as some mild acidic notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
anders37 (25806) - Malm, SWEDEN - MAY 4, 2014
Bottle. Pours a hazy reddish amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity spicy sour cherry aroma. Fruity sour tart cherry flavor. Has a fruity sour tart cherry finish with some bitterness in the aftertaste.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
omhper (24776) - Tyres, SWEDEN - JUL 10, 2014
Bottled, from Systembolaget. Murky copper/amber, faint head. Acetic oaky cherry aroma. Acetic with underlying malt sweetness. Full bodied with soft mouthfeel. Oak, cherries, honey, vinegar and white pepper. Warming acetic finish. Intense and concentrated, multi layered and quite delicious.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (24287) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2011
4th March 2011
Bottle at ACBF. Slightly hazy amber beer, no real head. Vinegary orange wine nose. Very sour - vinegary. Turns a little sweeter later on with some orange. Vinegary acid finish. Alright but certainly could not drink much of it!

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Travlr (23971) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - SEP 15, 2011
2009 bottle (#537) at Birch & Barley. Cloudy flat chestnut color, no head or lacing. Aroma of sour and spiced caramel, if thats possible. Taste is deeply sour apple skins, grapefruit, stone fruit. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (23879) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 13, 2012
UPDATED: SEP 27, 2014 Bottle at De Molen Festival 2012 ... deep brown ... soft fruits ... cherry fruit nose ... light fruits... light malts ... soft tartness ...3.3 De molen festival 2014... Deep red.. Thin pink kacy... Zezty tart acetic nose... Juicy cherry avetic 3.8

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (20794) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2011
UPDATED: JAN 13, 2013 Bottle at ACBF 2011. Pours cloudy, ruby-brown with a few bubbles for a head. Sour nose with some syrupy sugar hints. Perhaps notes of toffee. Oh yeah, this is a sour flavor. Lots of maraschino cherries, perfect sweetness, some honey, tart fruits. Medium bodied with tingly carbonation. Faintly warming finish, lip-puckering sourness, light sugars. Lingering sour notes. Great beer. (4.1)

Bottle at the ChrisO Holiday Tasting, London - thanks to Colin. Pours lightly hazy amber-brown with a fine, white foam head. Tangy fruit nose, some plums and berries. Big sour flavor, tart berries, some funk. Salty and sweaty. Light to medium bodied with fine carbonation. Big tangy finish, plenty of tart berries, sweat. Nice stuff. (3.9)

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