HaandBryggeriet Sweet & Sour

 
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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: 83   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Sweet & Sour - take a beer and age it in French oak barrels for 18 months and mix it with one of our seasonal beers, and you get this both sour, sweet and dryish effervecent result for you to enjoy. The US version carries 7.5 VOL% alc.

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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of chrisv10. Pours a hazy golden with a white head. Tart fruit aroma, a little coconut also. Medium body, lemony citric with a good bite of tartness. No real hoppiness. 060413

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (42113) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
50 cL bottle. Pours cloudy orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity and mild citrusy. MIld spiced, milky and light fruity. Bitter and slight citric. Bitter and smooth fruity finish.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chrisv10 (16143) - DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
Bottle, 7%. Hazy deep golden with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, sour, citrus, little tart ,brett and a little vinegar. Flavour is malt, little smoke, fruit, yeast, medium dry, little vinegar, little tart, sour, brett and a little citric.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (17588) - Hjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Nice head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are brett, lactose acid, citrus, vinegar, malt, fruits and hops. Nice and sour.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rasmus40 (18747) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 6, 2013
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Hazy golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel, fruity and barnyard. Flavor is quite sweet and rather acidic. Dry and rather acidic finish. 060413

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Vignale (3547) - Malm, SWEDEN - MAR 17, 2013
Flaska frn Doorstepbrewing. Drucken p Norgeprovning. Stsyrlig doft med ekinslag. En egen smak dr flamlndsk rdl och oud bruin drag finns. gansak snll syra, rtig, fruktig med lite ppel och apelsin, hostmedicin, ek, liten men distinkt beska. Bra balans, fina smaker och unik. Riktigt trevlig

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GRM (3887) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 5, 2013
Brown bottle, 50 cl, lot 291, brewed on 31.05.10, best before 31.05.14, via Importations Prives Biropholie (merci Hugues!), savoured on March 5 2013; eye: orangey with a caramel hue, hazy, average effervescence, voluminous off-white head that turns into a sheet, light lacing; nose: sourness, acidity, wild yeasts, light horse, sour orange; mouth: sourness, acidity, light wild yeasts, slight horse, sour orange, finale in sour orange with presence of acidity, medium body, average carbonation, rather acidic and sour, a bit thin; overall: fine FRANAIS Bouteille brune, 50 cl, lot 291, brasse le 31.05.10, meilleure avant le 31.05.14, via Importations Prives Biropholie (merci Hughes!), savoure le 5 mars 2013; il : orange avec une teinte caramel, voile, effervescence moyenne, mousse blanc cass volumineuse qui se transforme en une mince couche, lgre dentelle; nez : aigreur, acidit, levures sauvages, lger cheval, orange aigre; bouche : aigreur, acidit, lger levures sauvages, trs lger cheval, orange aigre, finale en orange aigre avec prsence dacidit, corps moyen, carbonatation moyenne, plutt acide et aigre, texture un peu mince; en rsum : bien

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jercraigs (10126) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 21, 2013
2013-02-02. Hazy dark orange body, small off-white head. 3+ Interesting aroma, sour sort of tropical fruit or pineapple and a bit of something I cant place. 7++ Flavour is a strange melange, mildly sour, dryish finish, whispers of malt and barnyard. Fruity notes that defy my description. Average bodied palate. Okay. Bottle at Sourfest, Buffalo

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
NBird (626) - Perth, West Australia, AUSTRALIA - FEB 18, 2013
Darker tint of golden amber, heaps of chunky sediment, good medium head. Smells vinegar and bretty some lemon/citrus, a swirl or upon pour the head gives off some stone fruit hints and some sweet malt. Tastes pretty tarty up front, vinegar sour, a little stone fruit and hints of malt before finishing sour, dry and slightly woody. Is a weird sour, but worth drinking.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TaktikMTL (7299) - Montral, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 6, 2013
Bouteille de 500 ml obtenue via Importations Prives Biropholie. Arme: Odeur dorange avec une pointe fruite. Apparence: La couleur est orange lgrement voile avec une moyenne densit de bulle. Prsence dun large col mousseux et dune fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Got dorange lgrement srette avec une pointe dpices. Dure moyenne de larrire got. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture lgrement vineuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Prsence dagrumes lgrement srette en arrire got. (Rating #4586)


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