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RATINGS: 354   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.83/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Kriek lambic blended from three different aged kriek beers up to 2 years old. Aged in Woodcut barrels.

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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
illidurit (2286) - San Francisco, California, USA - JAN 3, 2012
Bottle courtesy of scray24, shared at the December iteration of the Santa Cruz tasting series. Pours the color of unfiltered apple juice with no head. Aroma of fragrant cherry, citric acidity, tart raspberries. Flavor is more lemony than cherry/raspberry but those notes are definitely there. A little light but very drinkable.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nightfall (1307) - Hamburg, GERMANY - JAN 2, 2012
UPDATED: APR 25, 2012 Bottle @ Danish Summer Gathering, Ulfborg 2011. Bottle from a trade with tytyanderso. Thanks Tyler ! Pinkish brown color with almost no head. Sour aroma of cherries, vinegar, berries. Moderate sour flavour,some lacto, cherries, berry jam. Dry finish. Very enjoyable.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beerdrinker79 (2120) - Idaho, USA - JAN 1, 2012
750 ml. corked n caged bottle- Pours crystal clear amber to red with a quickly dissipating 2 finger head that reduces to a collar and a few lively islands of foam. Aroma is tart cherries and raspberries, maybe a little funk, but that might be me just hoping. The taste is very tart, cherries and raspberries, and the real thing, not syrupy or imitation, unsweetened too. My one complaint is it is kind of one note, and I think it should be in the fruit lambic category, not sour ale/wild ale. Body is medium, carbonation is expectedly high. Overall I have to admit I was expecting more, the tartness is appealing, but a little brett or the oakiness being a little more prominent would have been nice.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Danyel (1606) - Colorado, USA - DEC 31, 2011
Bottle. Pinkish orange color. Tastes very woody, slightly sweet with quite the sour punch. Fizzy. Fun, but nothing awesome.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thome50 (1286) - Morro Bay via Orange County, California, USA - DEC 26, 2011
2010 bottle via South Dakota bottle shop. Pours a nice copper color with an off white head. Aroma is of sour and raspberry but nothing that blows you away. Taste is again, light cherry with a bit of raspberry on the finish but nothing that stands out to me. Forgettable and very sad for the price.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nimbleprop (7792) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 24, 2011
750ml bottle pours a hazy, brick red with a creamy, eggshell head. Nose is raspberry, woody, lightly tart, malty, a little turbinado sugar. Flavor is sweet, berries, strawberry, brown sugar, melon, some balsamic vinegar. Medium bodied, tart finish. Very approachable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SamGamgee (2452) - down the whirlpool, California, USA - DEC 24, 2011
75cl bottle. Moderate acidity and cherry flavor with a touch of sweetness and more body than I expected. A little acetic. More like a flanders red than a lambic, actually. Pretty good but not quite supplication good.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dreamflower (785) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 22, 2011
Bottle shared with northropfrye. It is beautiful, crisp and clear in appearance, red honey colour. It has a sharp and tart aroma. Alarming. Its not as sweet as I was hoping, but having said that I feel like I can taste cloves or something like that.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
northropfrye (3360) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 22, 2011
Bottle in tulip glass. Strong sour vinous aroma. Light pink colour with pink head. Sour cherry taste.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
unclemike (2986) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - DEC 20, 2011
WOW fell in love with this beer Bottle: The aroma consists funky sour cherry and a touch of vanilla. It pours a cloudy brownish-orange with a small off-white pinkish head that quickly fades to a ring around the edges of the glass. The flavor starts with sweet/sour cherry. The finish has lemon sourness and a touch of vanilla. Medium bodied with somewhat lively carbonation


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