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RATINGS: 968   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.99/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Perhaps no country embraces the use of fruit in beers more so than Belgium. Numerous traditional as well as regional specialty ales are infused with every sort of fruit imaginable. In this way, the flavor of the fruit becomes especially prominent. Red Poppy Ale is a veritable celebration of Sour Cherries in an explosion of aromas and tastes. Brewed from a brown ale base and aged in our oak barrels for over 6 months, this beer is not for the faint of heart. The Golden Poppy is the state flower of California and the Red Poppy is found in Flanders Fields where our inspiration for this beer comes from.

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   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
ThanksYeast (33) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - MAY 15, 2014
True perfection, brownish light carbonation wonderfull sour cherry nore with and excellent tingle of chrries dancing on your tounge,,,skight oak added to the depth, wondefull mouthfeel, absolutly fantastic.


4.3
SinH4 (6568) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - JAN 6, 2018
Bottle. Hazy brown-ruby color with white head. Aroma is cherries, oak, tannins, vanilla. Taste is wood, tannins, cherries, chocolate even, vanilla and caramel. Oily mouthfeel with soft carbonation. Very good, balanced and complex - fantastic beer!

4
pictoman (1254) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 28, 2017
Poured from 12.7 fl oz bottle (ABV listed at 6.5%). Dark amber brown with beige head and a tiny bit of sediment. Brett and citric cherry with mild oak

4
Learninbeer (672) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - DEC 22, 2017
The aroma is Belgium yeast and cherries. Pours a dark amber brown with light tan head mostly lasting and excellent lacing. The taste is a medium sweet with a light sour. The body is medium/light, the texture/carbonation a thin creamy fizziness. A very good beer.

4.2
Iznogud (4703) - CROATIA - NOV 26, 2017
On tap at at Beavertown Extravaganza 2017. Pours amber red with white head. Fruity, cherries, berries, wood, moderate tartness, funk, some vinegar, malty. Medium bodied. Nice one.

3.8
Mariox (399) - Warsaw, POLAND - NOV 25, 2017
UPDATED: NOV 25, 2017 W aromacie winne nuty, wiśnie, lekkie stajenne nuty, dzikość, kwaśność. W smaku kwaśne z lekką kontrą słodyczy. Na finiszu troche cierpkie. Wysycenie średnie, treściwe, pijalne. Całkiem dobry sour red ale.

3.7
xavras (105) - - NOV 24, 2017
Naprawdę dobry sour, choć do Cuvee de Tomme się nie umywa. Ładnie czuć owoce, chyba wiśnie, w aromacie. Do tego siano i trochę innych owoców. No i jest zawsze ta "ścierka". MIedziane, mętne piwo, a kwaśne, jeśli chodzi o smak, choć zawiera lekką nutę slodyczy. W smaku czuć też te wiśnie. Fajnie się pije.

3.8
rosskyle (797) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 10, 2017
12.7oz bottle. Amber red color with a white head. Sweet tart cherry aroma. Tart cherry flavor. Heavy body. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
dzudohonor (339) - POLAND - NOV 8, 2017
backlog z PAKK 2017. Dzikie, dużo taniny z beczki, kwaśne wiśnie, super się komponuje z wędzonym serem i litewską słoniną.

4.4
zizzybalubba (1891) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - OCT 24, 2017
375 mL bottle from Tasty Beverage Co., Raleigh, NC. Rusty brownish-orange pour with a quick off-white head. Aroma of apple cider vinegar, oak, and cherries. Taste is tart, as expected, with notes of lemon, cherry, and currant but with a noticeable element of oak that provides balance and Earthiness. Sour lingers somewhat but less so than other sours I have tried. A nicely done sour.

4
pjotrapostou (412) - POLAND - OCT 8, 2017
Dość kwaśne i octowe, ale mimo wszystko w łagodny sposób. Owocowy aromat nadaje delikatności. Wyraziste i przyjemne.


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