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RATINGS: 222   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.97/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 172   ABV: 5.75%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
fantasia {fan-tah-zee-uh}

- a music composition with a free form and an improvisatory style which may be based on earlier works

- a barrel fermented sour ale brewed with fresh peaches and rooted in a them from the Pajottenland

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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Whatup14 (1874) - Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 19, 2016
Bouteille 750ml au Qubec Ratebeer Gathering. Couleur dore ple lgrement voile, mousse blanche. Arme de pche, levures sauvages, foin. Got de pche, acidit moyenne, levures sauvages. Carbonatation moyenne-leve, corps moyen.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fiulijn (20221) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 6, 2016
UPDATED: MAR 25, 2017
2017-03-25, bottle, Sergeys birthday party, 6% ABV, 7-3-8-4-16=38
Cloudy orange color with small to no head. Complex, fruity, peachy, and a bit lemony, with elegant acidity; much better than when I had it on tap. Excellent.

2016-01-01, draught at Alibi Room, Vancouver, 10th Anniversary party, 7-3-7-3-14=34
Cloudy, golden, and flat. Sour, definitively it has Lambic notes, more lemon, but also light cheese/yeast notes; some aroma of peach and yeast.
Nice, but I expected more.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DSG (13906) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - FEB 12, 2016
UPDATED: FEB 22, 2017 Re-rate 1/29/17: Bottle/Can/Crowler/Growler at the RateBeer award ceremony bottle share at Flamingo Hotel in Santa Rosa. Tart, funky, fruit. Really good. 8/3/8/3/16=3.8

[1/28/16] Draught at Almanac & Friends Sourfest at MaSo at Park Central Hotel in San Francisco. Hazy golden. Sour aroma, funky, oaky, with peaches. Tart flavor, oaky, with peach, citrus. Medium-bodied. Great and refreshing. 8/3/8/3/17=3.9

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
CanIHave4Beers (4181) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - DEC 17, 2015
Mydude is not in my dining room, but he is truly killin it.
Pours a hazy yellow with a small head and nice lacing on the glass.

The aroma is reasonably earthy at the start but this gives way to bright fruit i.e. lemon and apricot especially. The funkiness is mild, a touch horse blanket like and a little leathery.

The flavor is bright and fruity with lots of apricot. The beer is medium dry and has a very pleasant level of sourness. The beer has some faint herbal notes and a little bit of bitterness. The acidity is brilliant and the woodiness seems like white oak, although who knows. Just lots of tartness & apricot.

just fantastic

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
thomashall (896) - New Hope, Minnesota, USA - DEC 3, 2015
Bottle shared by Jeff at Darkness day. Pours cloudy golden. Nice funky peach aroma. Taste follows with nice tartness. Really good stuff.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BuckeyeBoy (7148) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 22, 2015
750ml bottle pours out a cloudy apricot topped with a white head. Nose is peach apricot barrel nice tart funk. Taste is more of the peach apricot sour tartness some nice sweetness.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BVery (10122) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - OCT 23, 2015
Bottle shared by Jeff - thanks! Hazy gold pour. Peachy sour, some funk. Bright palate. Awesome!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Martinus (4587) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - SEP 9, 2015
Golden colour, hazy white head. Aroma of cheese, wild yeast, hint peach and rotten yoghurt, somewhat reminding of a De Troch lambic. sour flavour, quite fruity, peach, lactic acid. finish peach and rotten yoghurt. Not bad, but not great. Expected more.
(from 75cL bottle shared @ Sunday Bottle Share, CBC Clerkenwell; RBESG 2014, London)

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
andrewje41 (3573) - Kenmore, Washington, USA - AUG 31, 2015
Waxed bottle, poured and split at a tasting. Huge thanks to Prufrockstar for sharing this and feeding my latest craze of peach sours. And for teaching me how to pronounce the name of this beer. Love the description on here by the way. It explains as much about this beer as I probably can. Pours a cloudy yellow, orange (peach) color with no head. Reading this bottle, Im truly confused, but I know the beer is good, so thats all that matters. Frsh peach aroma. Candy peach flavor with a belgian yeast hinted finish. SO damn good. FAHNTAHZEEA

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Errl (2442) - Plano, Texas, USA - AUG 18, 2015
Bottle...Pour is golden with whote head..Nose is smarties, spice, peach skin, funk..Taste is tart, funk, oak, dry, lemon, dusty..


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