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RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3.62/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.45/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle-conditioned sour ale brewed without hops. bittered & flavored with sage, basil, lemon thyme, rosemary, & lavender from our garden & fermented with our wild mixed house culture, then aged in a Norton barrel from Hickory Ridge Vineyards in Pomona, Illinois.

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3.6
Travlr (26946) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - NOV 24, 2017
Bottle. Hazy amber brown color, small white head. Aroma of caramel and toffee, subtle herbs. Taste is toasted sweet caramel, light herbs. Interesting.

3.8
gregwilsonstl (2734) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - OCT 8, 2017
Basil. Some lemon. Italian herbs. Very subtly tart. Tasted at Scratch w the Cunninghams

3.9
Singularity (6370) - Blattniksele, SWEDEN - JUL 26, 2017
Bottle sample at LIBF17. Clear dark brown with no head. I was expecting a spice fest in this one but it was fairly well balanced. Cinnabon, basil, lactic and acetic notes with some bready malt.

3.5
kraddel (9428) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - JUL 3, 2017
At libf 2017. Thnx for sharing ! Pours black, not much headm smell os minthy, mild roast ( some cinnamon) . Taste is sharp, sour, dry, mint. Bit spiced. Not a fan of this specific combo, yet the seperate subtilities are ok.

4
tderoeck (10941) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUN 22, 2017
5/VI/17 - sample from 375ml bottle @ LIBF 2017 (Leuven) - BB: n/a (2017-747) Thanks to the Belgian RB crew for sharing today’s beers!

Clear dark brown beer, no head. Aroma: lots and lots of cinnamon, cherry stuffed Danish pastries. MF: no carbon, medium body. Taste: very sour start, acidic, sour cherries, fruity, nice! Aftertaste: more acidic notes, fruity, very nice one!

4.5
77ships (11601) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - JUN 7, 2017
375 ml. bottle sampled @ LIBF 2017. Thank you for sharing RB-InBev Belgian crew! Dark brown, zero head. Nose is thick vinous, vague, sour garden spices, cherry pits & oddly I get cinnamon. Taste is sour garden spices, oddly cinnamon for me, thick sour cherry pits, bark, quite thick, thick vinous, sourness is low complimentary, thick, refreshing, very interesting. I really dug this one.

4.1
sebletitje (10545) - Enghien, BELGIUM - JUN 5, 2017
Bottle sample @ LIBF’17, thanks to the RB-InBev Belgian crew for the share. Brune foncée voire noire, col fin blanc. Arôme au nez plaisant, fruité noir assez tenaces, rétro tirant sur qcq épicés, principalement réglisse et touche de cannelle? Palais est malté, café et torréfié, fruité noir en accompagnement, petite aigreur latente avec effet modéré de barrique, plaisant, léger picotements en haut du palais avec encore un petit fini épicé, réglisse et cannelle.

2
mike_77 (7369) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - JUN 5, 2017
Almost black with thin head. Aroma is spicy and woody. I get clove and cinnamon. Flavour is less intense but is sour. Some liquorice in the finish.

3.1
zebra (2413) - Illinois, USA - MAY 16, 2017
cute little 330-ml bottle from craftbeertemple. gushed a bit, good super fizzy head, wild savory nose, intense in mouth, medium body, complex savory spices, red wine when tasted for it, tart, like a sauce that could go over food.

3.8
jtclockwork (17769) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 13, 2017
Bottle for Mom - pours dark brown tan head - nose/taste of juniper, lavender, sage, basil and light cocoa - medium body


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