truebluehes (202) - Tipton, Iowa, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Bottle. Awesome fruity nose, pours nice with small head. Tart like belgian red, but tangy different due to cranberry. Awesome.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone Danyel (1606) - Colorado, USA - JUL 3, 2014
Bottle. Pours hazy red with off-white head . Aroma is very Apple, cherry, sweet, very aromatic, very juicy. Taste is very juicy, tart backbone balanced the nice sweet fruit flavors, very cherry. This beer is great. Troupis (247) - - JUL 3, 2014
As impressive as his cousin the Belgian Red this beer is power packed with genuine fruit and with depth of flavor with every taste. Doesn't sit sugary nor artificial and instead tastes like I'm at a brewery drinking straight from a barrel.
---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone hopbag (159) - - JUN 28, 2014
Fresh tasting alcoholic fruit juice. Not unlinke an alcoholic cran-apple juice. Low funk if any. Tart in a fruit way, with some bite like a raw cranberry. Some beer flavor lurking underneath. Cloudy red color. Hops absent or well blended, citrus or cascade if anything. dresden (1581) - Saskatchewan, CANADA - JUN 27, 2014
Pours a ruby/crimson with a very light off white head. Aroma is tons of fruit, cranberry, and cherry. Taste is cranberry (but not overly tart) with apple and cherry in the distance. Aftertaste is completely clean. Delicious and refreshing, and permanent ISO.
ContemplateBeer (2089) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUN 26, 2014
First off- thanks to my friend John, a Wisconsin native, for picking up a bottle of this at some random truck stop on his way back to Kentucky. He always makes a point to bring back some beer, even when I don’t ask. Appropriate that this beer is a "happy accident," since my friend picked it up without knowing anything outside of New Glarus being a brewery I request beer from often. A happy accident, indeed. Aroma: As if this review hasn’t went on long enough already- the apples remind me of a childhood aroma- an apple tree near my home growing up, which had this tart, but earthy scent. I’ve smelled nothing like it as an adult, until now. There’s also some cherry and just a hint of cranberry. Appearance: Murky apple butter coloured pour with a foamy bone head that settles into a pronounced tuft. Flavor: Mostly wild, lightly tart apple up front with the majority of the cherry coming in toward the finish; cranberry stays on the periphery, quietly complementing the apple and cherry. Palate: Light body, slick texture, flat carbonation, lingering finish. Overall: There’s nothing I’d change about this beer, and every drink of it was a reminder of it’s excellence. A beer worth seeking out. RickTStiles (826) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 16, 2014
Pours deep garner color. Syrupy aroma with strong cranberry notes. Taste comes in three stages. Apple up front, cherry in the middle, cranberry long after. Excellent complex beer Camons (12315) - Hasselager, DENMARK - JUN 9, 2014
Bottle @ Home. Pours amber with a fading tan head, light lacings. Aroma of rich tart fruit, sweet cherries, cherry stones, vanilla, light oak. Flavor is lightly sour, light tart, rich fruity, sweet cherries, green apples, cranberries, vanilla, oak. Medium body, lively carbonation, light tart acidic finish. Feels a little heavier than the 5,1% ABV. Very fruity and very easy drinking beer. 090614 Jow (3899) - New York, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Bottle at WWBA. Pours ruby brown. Nose is amazing juicy fruits berries and cherries. tastes like a high end jolly rancher. Cherries, raspberries, apples, maybe a hint of cranberry tartness, some herbal medicinal qualities. Not too sweet. very delightful gmellison (427) - Colorado, USA - JUN 6, 2014
pour thanks to nielsenratings. pours a dark mahogony color. aroma is tart plums, cherries, apple. flavor is red fruit, cranberry, really juicy and full bodied. sick beer.