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Elderberry Crisp - Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub

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Elderberry Crisp
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9 Ratings
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Ratings: 9
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 16.67%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  7.75% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
Sour red ale aged for 2 years in oak with elderberries and spices.

(Beer added by: UCLABrewN84 on 09-18-2012)
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DefenCorps

Oregon

2.35/5  rDev -36.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

On tap at The Hop and Vine for Zwanze Day.

Deep red with a thin, off-white head with poor retention and lacing, this beer is nice to look at nonetheless. The nose is a blend of rotting berries - raspberries and elderberries - along with a massive diacetyl character. Butter, some butter and more butter, along with oak. The palate is intensely lactic sour with no funk and a little vinegar. Plenty of butter, though. Harsh and unpleasant, this beer is medium-light in body, moderately carbonated and has a buttery finish. Poor.

Serving type: on-tap

12-03-2012 05:07:33 | More by DefenCorps
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Nunya

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

09-08-2013 13:02:36 | More by Nunya
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ObeMaltKinobee

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

09-18-2012 05:07:54 | More by ObeMaltKinobee
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dmorgan310

Panama

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

06-15-2013 02:23:04 | More by dmorgan310
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n2185

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

01-20-2013 20:57:13 | More by n2185
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UCLABrewN84

California

3.88/5  rDev +4.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap for the 2012 Peter Reeves Memorial Sourfest at Churchill’s Pub & Grille in San Marcos, CA.

Pours a hazy dark orange with a foamy bone colored head that settles to wisps of film on top of the beer. Thin foamy streaks of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is sour, tart, and funky with some berry, juniper, and spice aromas. Taste is much the same but not all that sour. There is a mild spice bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a good level of carbonation with a crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a good beer that is tasty but not too sour.

Serving type: on-tap

09-18-2012 01:14:37 | More by UCLABrewN84
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mctizzz

California

4/5  rDev +7.5%

11-30-2013 13:26:32 | More by mctizzz
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Rutager

British Columbia (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

02-25-2013 20:04:24 | More by Rutager
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VaTechHopHead


4.75/5  rDev +27.7%

10-03-2012 15:58:34 | More by VaTechHopHead
Elderberry Crisp from Cascade Brewing / Raccoon Lodge & Brewpub
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