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Panil Barriquée (Sour Version) - Panil

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Panil Barriquée (Sour Version)Panil Barriquée (Sour Version)

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BA SCORE
89
very good

334 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 334
Reviews: 182
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 13.13%
Wants: 21
Gots: 61 | FT: 3
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Italy

Style | ABV
Flanders Red Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This is the version imported to the US.

(Beer added by: Phyl21ca on 10-23-2006)
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uno99

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

January 2010 bottle. Reviewed in May 2010

LCBO Spring release. After checking inventory at one location (they had 60) I showed up and was told they all got transferred to another store for a customer. I think I have an idea who cleared it out!

A: Kind of a rosey brown body with champagne like wispy head. Not much lacing going on, but the beer is quite a nice shade.

S: Quite barnyardy. More so than I expected from this Italian brewer. Soft fruits are present as well. peach and apricot.

T: Quite sour, but very earthy in the finish. A mushroom and almond taste enters the palate as you swallow. Cherries, apricot and other fruits are present as well.

M: A very lively beer. Very dry, astringent. Perfect for the style.

D: A great one to reflect on. 8% beer, but Alcohol is well hidden.

Re-Review, Feb 10, 2013

This bottle is now 3 years old, and it's unclear how much time has affected it. I opened a bottle at Christmas and declared that it was in decline; Drinking this now has raised questions on weather that is true, since it seems to still be drinking very well. I think I'll try drinking a fresh bottle to "right my compass" on this one before I open my last bottles.

I've increased my "overall" score by .25 to reflect what I feel is more accurate.

Serving type: bottle

02-11-2013 00:26:53 | More by uno99
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KornWallace

New York

3.93/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Date: 7/28/14
Location: Half Time Mamaroneck
Glassware: Tulip

Appearance: Auburn to brown red in color. With a head that is dark brown in color. The beer has some viscosity as it clings to the glass when swirled. A whisp of carbonation is all that remains after a quick swirling. Mostly clear with some yeast flakes that can be found at the bottom of the bottle.
Aroma: Light in most aromas. The souring yeast plays the biggest role. The cherries are present. There is a light astringency from the oak and the alcohol from the Bordeaux barrels are noticeable as well.
Taste: The beer is a little on the watery side. While I do get some of the expected tartness it's more faded then I would have imagined for a two year old. The Brett plays the largest role followed by the fruit. The Bordeaux barrels are quite nice as they provide mild amounts of oak, alcohol and a little grape.
Mouthfeel: The mouthfeel is viscous as the wine barrel really seems to take over this aspect of the beer. The beer is medium to medium/light bodied with light carbonation on the tongue.

Notes: Batch #16 2012 Bottle #1365

Serving type: bottle

07-29-2014 00:17:46 | More by KornWallace
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pisano

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

07-28-2014 14:03:55 | More by pisano
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smakawhat

Maryland

4.69/5  rDev +18.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Poured from the bottle into a tulip glass. Batch #16 vintage 2012 bottle 4549.

A deep garnet red in the glass with a classic dark brown mahogany color, even a dark orange towards the lip of the glass. Not much head, what is is about a light tan one finger head, but it's creamy and the puck always sticks around. Pretty solid.

This is a real interesting nose. Great woody and oak aromatics, splinters and hints of beef jerky. Earthy soil bent. Tart mild malt qualities, and soft vanilla like sweetness. Incredible aroma, hints somewhere between creme brulee and sharp clove like cinnamon. Wow, incredibly impressive and complex. Wonderful stuff.

Palate just sings. Mouthfeel is creamy with a hint of light body and easy coating malts. Minimal tartness but a good mix of astringency lime quality and a chewy strangely pine hop in here somewhere. Malty mix of mild sour cherry quality and light vanilla. Unlike any other Flanders style I've ever had.

This beer needs it's own category. Truly a unique and wonderful creation.

Serving type: bottle

07-17-2014 23:45:27 | More by smakawhat
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Vermont

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

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Vermont

4/5  rDev +1%

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Iowa

4/5  rDev +1%

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Ohio

4/5  rDev +1%

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4/5  rDev +1%

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Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +1%

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Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

06-27-2014 19:57:40 | More by ryanpj
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Arizona

4.75/5  rDev +19.9%

06-27-2014 19:47:34 | More by sammyg832
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4.5/5  rDev +13.6%

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District of Columbia

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

06-24-2014 04:27:15 | More by Swift989
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California

3.5/5  rDev -11.6%

06-10-2014 03:23:49 | More by ILikeGoodCider
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Colorado

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

05-23-2014 00:36:25 | More by Twal
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funkyaudio

Illinois

3/5  rDev -24.2%

05-19-2014 21:35:18 | More by funkyaudio
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mklisz

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +1%

05-19-2014 18:12:29 | More by mklisz
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G-Hawk

Colorado

4/5  rDev +1%

05-18-2014 21:18:28 | More by G-Hawk
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Florida

3.5/5  rDev -11.6%

04-27-2014 19:50:22 | More by ali1987
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Lovely85

Florida

3.75/5  rDev -5.3%

04-27-2014 19:49:44 | More by Lovely85
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Florida

4/5  rDev +1%

04-27-2014 19:45:37 | More by kylehay2004
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Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +7.3%

04-27-2014 00:57:01 | More by KAP1356
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Bouleboubier

Pennsylvania

4.01/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

(bottle of batch 057 - 2012? - poured into a Bourgogne de Flanders stemmed glass)

A: very clear, dark purplish-red... very little foam on the pour - seemed to tumble itself down into the beer while pouring... fairly standard, I suppose

S: decent bit of barrel overtone - fresh wood, perhaps a touch of vanilla deep underneath... dark, dried fruit - cherry, grape skin - but not quite bright or sweetish... the often vibrant almost citrusy/flowery tones in other examples seemed very toned down here

T: dark, bruised fruit - mellow blend of cherry, red grape... vinous overtone... not sweet in the least, actually remarkably dry - mellow, polished tartness... vague hint of mocha in the aftertaste

M: thinnish, dry... tight, compact roundness up front - drops away like a shadow shrinking into a corner... no residual malt viscosity... carbonation is near nil, feels still

O: not bad coming from Italy... one of the more delicate, subdued examples of the style... obviously well made, but lacking life a little... reminded me most of a darker-tasting Rodenbach (Grand Cru)

Serving type: bottle

04-25-2014 22:16:48 | More by Bouleboubier
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n2185

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +1%

04-21-2014 00:44:22 | More by n2185
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Panil Barriquée (Sour Version) from Panil
89 out of 100 based on 334 ratings.