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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.43/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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"Vulpine" means "like a fox". Telegraph Obscura Vulpine is a red ale aged in used Syrah barrels, with a color reminiscent of a fox, hence the name. The aroma is a complex blend of oak and cherry esters. Tart, bright flavors dominate; long finish with lingering oak character.

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3.3
hopdog (13102) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 16, 2017
375ml bottle. Poured a hazy amber color with a small sized off white head. Stone fruits, cherries, citrus, and some wood.

3.6
thomat (4178) - G�teborg, SWEDEN - MAR 24, 2017
Bottle @ Haket Bar. Hazy reddish brown with a tiny off white head. Fruity and sour tones. Fruit, sour and wood. Medium body with a balanced fruity / sour finish.

3.5
ansalon (4150) - Stockholm, SWEDEN, SWEDEN - FEB 17, 2017
Pours cloudy cherry with a low off white head. Aromas of cherries, almonds, oak, red apples, farmhouse. Taste is very fruity with prominent oak notes and slight burnt notes. Mouthfeel is light bodied with medium carbonation.

3.5
madmitch76 (25801) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 26, 2016
7th September 2016
T42 tasting on me Birfaday. Hazy amber beer, thin pale tan head. Palate is light, dry and has decent fine carbonation. Nice light sourness tempered by a light candy sherbet. Tart dried fruits. Winey tang. LIght finish. Tasty and easy drinking.

3.8
The_Osprey (9343) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2016
September 2016 - Bottle share at One Canada Square. As ’Telegraph Obscura Vulpine’, 5.9%. Many thanks to Kenny for this one. Orange brown, hazy, opaque, foamy tan head. Aroma is red berries, red wine, musty, rhubarb. Body is light, spritzy carbonation, smooth. Taste is lime, sherbet, mint leaf, touch grassy, light acidity. Good. (3.8)

3.3
mR_fr0g (13657) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 7, 2016
Bottle shared at the level 42 tasting 7/9/2016. Many thanks to Kenny for this one. A dirty hazed reddy amber coloured pour with a sticky halo of beige head. Aroma is sour, funky lacto, caramac bar, spicy apple, sweet malts. Flavour is composed of puckering sour woody, tangy, granny Smith apple, grainy . Seriously sour. Rough round the edges. Palate is super sour, moderate carbonation, tangy, grainy. Meh.

3.4
Leighton (22550) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 7, 2016
Bottle shared in London - big thanks to Kenworth. Pours unclear ruby with a creamy, off-white head. The nose has lots of acetic bite, ripe berries, lemon. Light sweet flavour with notes of leather, lemon juice, light vinegar, berries, drying wood. Light to medium bodied with spritzy carbonation. Acetic finish, somewhat burning, with more lemon, leather, wood. Novel.

3.2
Scopey (15877) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 7, 2016
Bottle thanks to the birthday boy. It pours hazy deep red - brown with a small beige head. The aroma is vinous, tangy, balsamic vinegar, red berry skin, funky, vanilla, toasted coconut and fruit pie. The taste is dry, tart, woody, vinous, some acidity, red berry, sherbet, Granny Smith apple, celery and wood with a drying, milky astringent finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. I like elements of, but it is a bit rough and ready.

3.4
Theydon_Bois (20890) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - SEP 7, 2016
Bottle split at Level 42, thanks to Kenny, 07/09/16.
Lightly hazed amber with a reddish glint, topped with a decent beige head.
Nose is tangy dark fruits, vinous, spice, varnish, light vinegar strokes.
Taste comprises soured fruits, spice, fruit balsams, vinegar notes, acidic, oaky wood pissoi, stewed fruits.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close, rising acidic bite and a puckering finale.
Ok but lacks complexity.

3.1
Ernesto987 (6050) - Arizona, USA - AUG 15, 2016
bottle, thin and sharp. Slightly boozy and some vinegar in it. Not very balance and pretty thin. Not a fan of this, this brewery has yet to knock it out of the park..


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