HaandBryggeriet Krøkkebic

 
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Formerly brewed at HaandBryggeriet (Norway)
Style: Sour/Wild Ale
Drammen, Norway
Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 128   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Sour Ale brewed with Crowberries.

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3.5
drowland (8895) - Georgia, USA - MAY 16, 2013
5/16/13. Bottle thanks to Nathan! Funky, lightly sour aroma with berries, strawberry, and burnt caramel. Strawberry, berries, burnt caramel, funk, and some mint. Not bad. I have no idea what crowberries are.

3.6
meerbier (1474) - Pijnacker, NETHERLANDS - APR 28, 2013
[email protected] Strawberry aroma, acidic with a hint of oak. Red, tiny off-white head, no lace. Strawberries, rather oaky flavour, cherry pits, funky, hint of paracetamol. Bit thin. Complex yet highly drinkable.

4.5
gEUS (1637) - Linden, BELGIUM - APR 17, 2013
On tap @ Borefts 2012 - taken from notes.Seriously impressed with this beer, as I was with the Sur Megge. Nose is lots of cherries, taste is cloves and lots of forest fruits (dark & red). Niiiiiice!!

3.3
sfhodense (4788) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - MAR 6, 2013
@BBF12. Pours cloudy copper with a white head. Aroma is acidic, light grapefruit and light tartness. Flavour is acidic, tart, grapefruit and light leather.

3.7
daje (4436) - NORWAY - MAR 1, 2013
Bottle at Haandverkerstuene, september 21st 2012. Cloudy ruby/orange body, small offwhite head. Aroma of cranberries and strawberries, wood, funk and clove. Taste is acidic with berries, spices and wood. Coming after a while is a citrus taste blending in with cherries. Pretty awesome taste actually. Woody and sour berry finish.

3.5
madmitch76 (25101) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 23, 2013
8th June 2012
Cloudy amber beer, short lived off white head. Fruity nose, mildly sour and a little floral. Crispy palate, semi dry. Pretty sour when very cold it mellows as it warms. Interesting fruit. A little sherbetty. Whisper of smoke. Slight medicinal note. Semi dry finish. Crowberries are different and this is unusual!

3.7
ComradeK (1250) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JAN 20, 2013
500ml bottle. Pours a murky chestnut amber, with a tiny and rapidly fading off-white head, which leaves no lacing. Sour funky notes, some sweeter woodiness and an astringent fruit smell make up the aroma. It is quite strongly sour up front, with a sweeter, woody balsamic vinegar flavour coming in to moderate that a little. There is an astringent, slightly bitter fruity flavour, which I assume to be crowberries, coming into the mid-palate. It finishes with a refreshing sourness. I admit that I don’t really know what I’m tasting for here, but the crowberries don’t seem to be a major feature of this beer. That said, it is a pleasant sour ale, and excellent refreshment on an incredibly hot summer evening.

3.1
thirdeye11 (6162) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JAN 17, 2013
(500ml bottle thanks to bu11zeye) cloudy medium orange/amber with fine tan bubbles. Nose of cranberry, cherry, bit funky, barrel, light acetone. Taste of tart fresh cranberry, acetone and vinegar are in the forefront, bit of toasty caramel but the off flavors really detract. Linger is also off, chewable vitamins.

2.8
dangjdangel (40) - - DEC 28, 2012
A little too flat and sour for my taste. The crow berry taste was interesting, but overall not a favorite. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
suprchunk (2994) - Crestview, Florida, USA - DEC 28, 2012
Red/amber/caramel color. Small layer of bubbles. No lacing. Acetic aroma, but more of a honey acetic quality to it. Malt with a sour, fruity, peppery, tart, slightly sweet taste. Not bad, even good.


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