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Tart Of Darkness - The Bruery

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BA SCORE
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1,558 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,558
Reviews: 291
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 11.16%
Wants: 233
Gots: 528 | FT: 55
Brewed by:
The Bruery visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Batch 2 was aged in spent Black Tuesday barrels.

(Beer added by: ajcobb24 on 06-22-2011)
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dbrauneis

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4.05/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A: Pours a clear very dark amber (almost black) in color with moderate to heavy amounts of carbonation some ruby red and orange highlights. Pours with a half finger tall sudsy head that quickly reduces to a couple of small patch of very thin film and a thin ring at the edges of the glass. Light amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Moderate to strong aromas of tart sour cherries.

T: Similar to the smell, this beer has strong flavors of tart sour cherries that dominates and lingers. Tart enough that it almost makes you pucker.

M: Light to medium bodied with moderate to heavy amounts of carbonation. Significant amounts of acidic prickliness.

O: I'm a fan of sour beers and I really enjoyed this one but it is a pretty intense amount of sourness and not one for someone new to the style (it is almost overwhelming). This is not the easiest beer to drink but is one that can be slowly sipped for enjoyment.

Serving type: bottle

03-16-2013 23:23:41 | More by dbrauneis
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Tart Of Darkness from The Bruery
94 out of 100 based on 1,558 ratings.