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Cerise Cassée American Sour Ale - Cambridge Brewing Company

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Cerise Cassée American Sour Ale
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94
outstanding

130 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 130
Reviews: 42
rAvg: 4.25
pDev: 13.41%
Wants: 37
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cambridge Brewing Company visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  7.75% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: alexgash on 02-03-2005)
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Pours a dark brown with a very small brown head that fades. Nose is malty and rich with a light fruitiness.

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flute glass, barrel fermanted sour wild ale....oh yeah!

a light brown color with little light popping through that has a brown-tinted, small and lacy head.

Sweet wild raspberries in the aroma, very tart cherries, pums and dates add more sweetness. Fruity and tangy.

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The colour is a nice brown, with mahogany hints and some golden tones.

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I find it quite drinkable, and I wouldn;t mind having more of this one.

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Cerise Cassée American Sour Ale from Cambridge Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 130 ratings.