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RATINGS: 120   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.78/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Liquid Gold aged in wine barrels with Hibiscus, Rose Hips, and Elder Flowers

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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ratman197 (14060) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JAN 7, 2013
375 ml bottle courtesy of Doodler (thanks Scott!) poured a clear pinkish amber with a small lasting pinkish head. Aromas of straw, barnyard funk, hibiscus, floral notes and light citrus. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry lightly tart finish. Flavors of straw, citrus, hibiscus, light barnyard and light floral notes with a crisp dry lightly tart lingering hibiscus finish.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
markwise (5349) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - JAN 6, 2013
375 mL bottle courtesy of jcartamdg. Cheers, Jason! Pours a hazy prange with pink highlights and a white head. Nose is floral as hell: elderflowers, rose hips, hibiscus all come out in their own way with some vinous tartness and oak. Flavor starts with light malt then a punch of floral aspects and then some oaky tartness and floral notes into the finish. Light in body and a great sour overall.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BMan1113VR (7917) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JAN 1, 2013
Bottle. Pours with a clear rose colored body with a white head. Aromas are fruity, strawberries, peppery, clove, hibiscus, funky, black pepper, fruity. Flavors are spicy, dill, hibiscus, tart, funky, clove, floral. Flowery. Dry with lively carbonation and medium-light acidity.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Huhzubendah (3650) - Washington DC, USA - DEC 29, 2012
The beer is fairly hazy and appears a radiant light orange hue. The head is an inch and a half, appearing soft and white, bordering on pink. Lasting retention and ample lacing. An outstanding appearance. The nose brings forth scents of flowers, fresh garden vegetables, salad greens, pickles, cucumbers, roses/rose petals, all atop a nice bed of brett funk. The flavor is very floral. The rose character is the star of the show here. Definitely a wild ale, but not incredibly funky or sour. Hints of raspberry. Lingering oak and brettanomyces in the finish. The sourness increases as the beer is allowed to warm. I must say, I am really enjoying this beer. Creative and well executed. Kudos to the folks at Captain Lawrence. I am happy to have more of these. Serving type: bottle Reviewed on: 07-14-2012

3.9
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mabel (8652) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 29, 2012
[4714-20120818] Bottle. Sour yeasty flowers aroma. Hazy, light pink body with a medium-lasting foamy white head. Sour lemony dandelion flavour. Medium body. Really interesting! (9/4/7/4/15) 3.9
(@ Campground Brewdown 2012, Millmont, PA)

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Reynolds314 (3387) - Connecticut, USA - DEC 19, 2012
Final beer in the night of odd beers was this beauty by Cpt Lawrence. I really enjoyed this. Aroma was oak, berries, floral, and spices. Taste was lightly tart, could have been moreso, with really nice floral notes that worked well. Great.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 19/20
Ernesto987 (5832) - Arizona, USA - DEC 12, 2012
Wow this is odd, rosy color, sweet flower flavors and fennel, a lot of fennel, lol weird

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
peteinSD (1468) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 11, 2012
Bottle from Gianni - thanks! Murky pinkish pour with a large froth of off-white foam. Aroma is light, herbal flowers with some vinuous white wine underneath and a bit of light sour. Taste is heavy with flowers over white wine and a corse, grainy flavor. Definitely tart through the finish but it’s restrained and quenching. Some lingering tartness after each sip. Well crafted beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hopscotch (10918) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - DEC 6, 2012
Bottle... Pours a murky rosé with a small, creamy, pinkish head. Great retention. The flavor is fruity and funky while offering up a delicate note of sharp old cheese. Medium-bodied with dancing carbonation. The flavor is tart, fruity and bready. Finishes tangy with a hint of yeasty bitterness. Bottle courtesy of growler!

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DeputyAndy (636) - Ambler, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 23, 2012
Bottle with friends. Grapefruit pour with no head. Delicious aroma. Slightly stale. Taste is a punch of citrus with a fine woodiness. Slightly stale but compliments. Really unique


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