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Blackberry Tart - McCoy's Public House

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Blackberry Tart
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BA SCORE
86
very good

12 Ratings
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Ratings: 12
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.91
pDev: 6.65%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
McCoy's Public House visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: AgentZero on 01-28-2012)
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kansascitytrader

Kansas

4/5  rDev +2.3%

02-02-2012 04:58:50 | More by kansascitytrader
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KCBeerNerd

Missouri

4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

03-30-2014 18:40:07 | More by KCBeerNerd
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jaydoc

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

12-14-2013 05:44:48 | More by jaydoc
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ChrisPro

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.3%

01-29-2012 07:12:07 | More by ChrisPro
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csmalley

Kansas

4/5  rDev +2.3%

06-20-2014 21:21:42 | More by csmalley
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AgentZero

Illinois

3.98/5  rDev +1.8%

Big thanks to kansascitytrader who sent this surprising extra. Shared with the Rejects.

A - A murky brown bodied beer with a little bit of purple in it. Beige head rose up a couple of fingers and left a little bit of stick on the glass. Not particularly attractive, but fine for a darker looking sour.

S - Smells pretty malty. There is some sweeter blackberry notes that mingle with the malts and have a nice, but a bit subtle, blackberry aroma.

T - A sour with some meat on it. It's not as light and effervescent as many. Malty taste up front, with blackberry flavor mixed in. The finish became surprisingly tart and acetic after a while, which gave it a nice kick. It tastes good and is easy to drink, although I wish the blackberry flavor came through more.

M - A little syrupy, with a medium body that felt a little bit heavier some how. Lively carbonation and a slightly drying finish.

O - A good beer, easy to drink, I went back for a couple of pours and we killed the growler pretty easily. Would recommend and gladly drink again. If future batches get a little more blackberry in there this could be a real winner.

01-28-2012 16:43:14 | More by AgentZero
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LambicPentameter

Kansas

4/5  rDev +2.3%

07-06-2013 04:09:36 | More by LambicPentameter
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EF4

Oklahoma

3.25/5  rDev -16.9%

03-04-2014 04:19:34 | More by EF4
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Blueriverbass


4.25/5  rDev +8.7%

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Sean9689

Illinois

3.73/5  rDev -4.6%

Thanks, Mike! Growler into tulip.

A - Looks like blackberries in a glass, kind of purple, off-white head, thin collar.

S - Nice level of tartness, fresh blackberries, not "fake" or syrupy sweet at all. Pretty straight-forward, but it is what it is, and that's what matters.

T - Slightly sweeter then the nose suggests with a nice tart kick in there as well. I think there's less blackberry fruity notes and more sweetness, but I don't see that as a bad thing. The tart fruity notes work well with the sweetness. Finish is more tart then sweet, and the blackberry notes come through there as well.

M - Light heading towards medium, good carbonation, sweet semi-dry finish.

O - A pretty decent Wild offered up here. I enjoyed how fresh the blackberry notes were, and it was right down the middle between sweet and sour. Would definitely try more Wild offerings from McCoy's, if able to acquire.

02-01-2012 17:30:12 | More by Sean9689
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Whiskeydeez

Kansas

4/5  rDev +2.3%

06-09-2014 16:26:56 | More by Whiskeydeez
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22Blue

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev -4.1%

07-09-2014 16:44:31 | More by 22Blue
Blackberry Tart from McCoy's Public House
86 out of 100 based on 12 ratings.