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RATINGS: 304   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42/5   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Handcrafted at Melbourn Bros’ tiny brewery set in a time warp in Stamford using the old manually operated brewing equipment. finest organically grown barley and wheat are used to create a complex ale which having undergone primary and secondary fermentation with different yeasts and extended maturation, is taken to Samuel Smith’s small, independent British brewery at Tadcaster. There it is blended with pure organic apricot fruit juice and a previously cellared organic brew - creating an unparalleled fruit ale. The smooth distinctive character of the matured ale serves as the perfect counterpoint to the pure organic fruit juice.

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3.2
geologyguy (1604) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - MAR 13, 2015
Light fruity apricot smell, slightly cloudy appearance, sweet and bitterish taste (like rhubarb?) That starts good then diminishes in quality pretty quickly....however, bitterness goes away and beer gets better with time

1.8
kessefrathy (1) - Åbyhøj, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2015 does not count
Minder mig om en meget sød æblemost. Kvalm i stedet for frisk. Vandet og ikke specielt pæn at se på. Den her er mere eksotisk, end den er god. På ingen måde mindeværdig.

3.9
Underdogs88 (325) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 7, 2015
Bright apricot aroma. Appearance is a light gold with a white head. In the flavor the apricot flavor is high and sweet. Mouthfeel is medium with medium carbonation. Overall, the apricot aroma flavor is great; however, it is too sweet. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
Sammy (12212) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 5, 2015
Very Good quality fruit beer, you have to appreciate apricot. gentle, good dessert beer and most drinkable.

3
Enjoyit (3809) - Vadum, DENMARK - MAR 5, 2015
Clear golden of color with a white head. An aroma of appels, citrus and apricot. A flavor sweets, apricot, appels and dry mouthfeel.

2.7
Huhzubendah (3705) - Washington DC, USA - MAR 4, 2015
Bright orange sunshine body with a thin white collar. Sweet apricot aroma. Sugary, candied fruits, dried apricot. Some nice things going on. This is a suitable beer for one who gravitates toward the sweeter side. Personally, I find this cloying. A few ounces is more than sufficient. A bottle to be shared several ways.

3.2
Stuu666 (13435) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 3, 2015
Bottle at home. Pours golden yellow, nose is apricot yoghurt, toffee, taste is similar, sweet.

4.1
ansjelaah (1748) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - FEB 14, 2015
Bottle @Dutchdrebus and Ansjelaahs Fruity Valentines tasting. Clear golden color with a small white head. Smells sweet, apricot, yogo. Tastes the same and a bit sour, nice!

3.7
DutchDrebus (6002) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - FEB 14, 2015
Bottle @ Dutchdrebus and Ansjelaahs Fruity Valentines tasting. Clear golden colour with a small to medium sized white head that doesn’t last. Smells yogho yogho, apricot, peachy, sweet, syruppy. Tastes sweet but slightly sour at the same time, natural, apricot, peach, nice. Refreshing. Medium body, soft carbo.

3.3
edsspoon (900) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - FEB 10, 2015
Bottle - golden with a slight haze and thin ring for a white head. Aroma of fresh apricots (unsurprisingly) and some yoghurt. Taste of apricots, a little marmalade and a little orange in the finish. Medium body, low carbonation. A tasty treat.


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