alexsdad06 (10651) - West Chester, Ohio, USA - OCT 21, 2017 Concealer (1263) - Denver, Colorado, USA - DEC 10, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap. Opaque dark brown with some red, thin and foamy tan head. Aromas of dark fruit, chocolate, tart fruit and light oak. Flavor is tart fruit, chocolate, molasses, light wood and raspberry/cherry. Medium bodied. Smooth finish with some acidicity in the middle.
375 ml bottle shared with Tmoney99 and the Dutch's crew. Pours a dark cola brown color with purple highlights and a medium sized beige head. The aroma and flavor have big tart raspberry character, acidic, wood, sweet character, very nice considering the age, solid. MarcoDL (5306) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 12, 2017
Bottle. Dark red brown pour. Aroma of raspberry zest, mild tart, oak, vanilla and milky cream. Taste has soft tart raspberry, acidic sourness, sweet creamy vanilla, oak and some tannines. Raspberry has a nice fleshy feel. Fruity sour finish. Great beer. anders37 (26878) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 10, 2016
Bottle. Pours a dark amber black color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity sour tart funky raspberry aroma. Fruity sour tart woody acidic raspberry flavor. Has a fruity sour tart acidic raspberry woody finish. Klimaet (2960) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - MAY 3, 2016
Bottle @ Himmeriget. Pours dark reddish black with a small brown head. Aroma is malty, vanilla, sweet raspberries, sweet barrel notes, chocolate, light licorice, light lactic. Taste is sweet barrely, chocolate, vanilla, raspberries, dark fruits, lactic tartness, lingering sour, vinegary. Nice! brokensail (16633) - Dublin, California, USA - JAN 12, 2016
Bottle @ Home. Thanks, Jake. Mahogany colored beer with some thick khaki foam. Smells like BBQ potato chips. Tons of roast, vinous dark fruits, and oak. Quite a strong balsamic character to it. Lots of lemon, tangy fruit, and sweet raspberry jam. Not as good as the regular raspberry origins.
onceblind (10327) - Denver, Colorado, USA - JAN 10, 2016
Aged ~2 years. Deep plummy brown, thin fading light beige head. Big tart earthy raspberry aroma with dark malts and earthy tart sour acidity. Surprisingly smooth and really great flavor with earthy dark acidic tartness, loads of cherry and raspberry, and dark sweet malts. Tart but fleshy fruity sweet and sumptuously dark. jbrana (640) - NASHVILLE, Tennessee, USA - DEC 26, 2015
Tart, dark malt, raspberry, and light chocolate. Very acidic, but nice. Would have again. kraddel (8744) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - MAY 14, 2015
Thnx to Geoff. Pours dark, brown with a red glow. Huge white head. Smell is fresh, nicely sour, big grainprofile. Taste is sharp , sour, dry, oak. Not much raspberries tbh. gEUS (1637) - Linden, BELGIUM - APR 3, 2015
bottled, 2013 vintage. pours cloudy reddish brown with a steady medium beige head. Aroma black forest fruits, fresh BlackBerry, cassis, and some liquirice. Just a hint of lacto. Medium sour start, roastiness in the middle, together with the sweet notes, acidic finish. Taste is a kind of malt roastiness, mixed with cranberries. Nice. bursprak (3283) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 15, 2015
Bottle from a trade. Pour is burgundy with a huge frothy tan head. Nose is lightly acidic, raspberries, cranberries and leather. Taste is acidic, lots of balsamico, vanilla, tart raspberries, cranberries, leather with some oaky notes.