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Tart Of Darkness - The Bruery

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1,713 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,713
Reviews: 297
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 10.9%
Wants: 235
Gots: 591 | FT: 70
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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kornkid8600

California

4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

09-01-2014 04:50:44 | More by kornkid8600
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TrueSoul515


4.75/5  rDev +12.6%

09-01-2014 02:06:06 | More by TrueSoul515
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steezyboi


5/5  rDev +18.5%

09-01-2014 01:53:38 | More by steezyboi
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jborg

New York

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

08-31-2014 22:06:13 | More by jborg
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zephyr707

California

4.68/5  rDev +10.9%

08-31-2014 04:12:29 | More by zephyr707
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nh2032

New York

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

08-31-2014 00:55:23 | More by nh2032
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Proclarush

Maryland

4.04/5  rDev -4.3%

08-30-2014 23:34:11 | More by Proclarush
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RalphA

Virginia

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

08-30-2014 20:31:29 | More by RalphA
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LawLow74


4.76/5  rDev +12.8%

08-30-2014 18:22:05 | More by LawLow74
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trevorpost

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev -5.2%

08-30-2014 11:39:47 | More by trevorpost
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Deggar

Idaho

4.52/5  rDev +7.1%

08-30-2014 07:32:52 | More by Deggar
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Zekenyce

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

08-30-2014 03:51:28 | More by Zekenyce
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DLSheidy

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

08-29-2014 23:39:43 | More by DLSheidy
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drebrew

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -5.2%

08-29-2014 21:26:14 | More by drebrew
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ILikeGoodCider

California

4.75/5  rDev +12.6%

08-29-2014 02:23:33 | More by ILikeGoodCider
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4nimal

California

5/5  rDev +18.5%

08-28-2014 19:29:31 | More by 4nimal
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Vivified

California

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

08-28-2014 16:04:03 | More by Vivified
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Texas

5/5  rDev +18.5%

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ocelot2500

Arizona

4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

Pours a cola color with a fizzy, off-white head that leaves almost no lacing.

Smells of tart fruits and a bit of roasted malts.

Tastes of big tart fruits with some supporting roasted malts. Lemon, sour cherries, sour grapes, and balsamic vinegar lead off. This gives way to a bit of roasted malts with chocolate and coffee. Touches of oak and vanilla come through, but are slight. Finishes with plenty of tangy fruit.

Mouthfeel is medium with a crisp amount of carbonation.

Overall, this is a well done, tart wild ale. If you can come to terms with the price ($20.12 for 750 mL), it is certainly worth trying.

08-28-2014 02:52:33 | More by ocelot2500
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jtlamkin


4.68/5  rDev +10.9%

08-28-2014 02:06:23 | More by jtlamkin
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MDHopster

Maryland

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

Not my usual style. Most interesting beer of the year. Tart is understated, reminiscent of biting into a lemon but not as strong, more like wild cherry tart. Oak aged but subtle. Like Carolina style pork BBQ without the spice. On draft 6 oz glass at White Oak Tavern in Ellicott city, Md. Best sipped

08-28-2014 02:05:48 | More by MDHopster
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Nevada

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Texas

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Illinois

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Goatdavemac

North Carolina

4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

08-25-2014 11:36:14 | More by Goatdavemac
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Tart Of Darkness from The Bruery
94 out of 100 based on 1,713 ratings.