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Island Reserve: Cisco Pedaler Blueblerry Bleer - Cisco Brewers Inc.

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77
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55 Ratings
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Ratings: 55
Reviews: 21
rAvg: 3.31
pDev: 20.85%
Wants: 1
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Cisco Brewers Inc. visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  ABV ?

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: trxxpaxxs on 09-10-2012)
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Reviews by joefuzz:
Photo of joefuzz
3.61/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours light purple with a matching head. Smells like slightly tart blueberries. Taste is dominated by blueberry up front with a slight funky tart aftertaste. Mouthfeel is slightly on the thicker side with low carbonation. Overall a pretty good beer, glad I picked one up.

joefuzz, May 09, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -1.8%

acurtis, Sep 08, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -24.5%

TheLevi4000, Apr 24, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -1.8%

JasonSiedman, May 12, 2013
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4/5  rDev +20.8%

sjoeboo, Apr 22, 2013
Photo of Mike
3.5/5  rDev +5.7%

Mike, May 15, 2013
Photo of metter98
3.39/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

A: The beer is hazy bluish red in color and has a light amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a thin white head that died down,leaving a thin layer of bubbles covering the surface and a collar around the edge of the glass.
S: Light to moderate aromas of blueberries are present in the nose along with some hints of sourness.
T: Like the smell, the taste has flavors of blueberries - but these seem to be natural instead of artificial.
M: It feels light-bodied and slightly tart on the palate and has a bit shy of a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: I liked this beer because the blueberry flavors seemed natural and not artificial.

metter98, Jun 08, 2013
Photo of ShanePB
3.25/5  rDev -1.8%

ShanePB, Apr 12, 2013
Photo of DerekMorgan
1/5  rDev -69.8%

DerekMorgan, Apr 20, 2013
Photo of dbrauneis
3.34/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

A: Pours a hazy bluish purple in color (just what I would expect from a blueberry beer) with moderate amounts of visible carbonation and some deep purple highlights. The beer has a finger tall purplish white fizzy head that reduces to a couple of medium sized patches of thin film and a thin ring at the edges of the glass. Minimal to light amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Light to moderate aromas of blueberries over lighter aromas of barnyard funk and sourness. Very light hints of oak.

T: Upfront there is a light amount of sourness not dissimilar to what you would find in a lambic along with moderate flavors of natural blueberries which lend just a hint of sweetness. There is a moderate amount of funkiness and some tartness in the finish.

M: On the lighter side of medium bodied with heavy amounts of carbonation. Moderate amounts of acidic prickliness and just a touch of dryness.

O: Enjoyable because of the sourness/tartness and the very natural flavors/aromas of the blueberries. Easy to drink and refreshing on a hot summer day.

dbrauneis, Jun 08, 2013
Photo of Mikeluzzjr
3.25/5  rDev -1.8%

Mikeluzzjr, Mar 30, 2014
Photo of Stinkypuss
3.64/5  rDev +10%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours a hazed purple ish pink color, fuchsia to be precise. Smell of blueberries and cleaning product. In the taste, lemon and blueberry flavors dance in a moderate tartness. Light wheat, some citrus and little alcohol heat. Light bodied feel with a medium level of carbonation.
Overall, this was a nice little blueberry brew. Nice flavor.

Stinkypuss, Dec 30, 2013
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2/5  rDev -39.6%

OriolesFan1008, May 06, 2013
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3/5  rDev -9.4%

chippo33, Jun 14, 2013
Photo of vermilcj
3/5  rDev -9.4%

vermilcj, May 27, 2014
Photo of InspectorBob
3.25/5  rDev -1.8%

InspectorBob, May 02, 2014
Photo of Pinknuggets
3.71/5  rDev +12.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Bottle to Ommegang flute

A: it looks amber to brown from the outside, but from the top you can definitely see some blue/purple color with a tan head that leaves a thick lacing. It is semi transparent and pretty cloudy with a few floaters in there.

S: Ok so you can definitely smell the blueberries in there but there isn't much strength there or much else for that matter. However there are some hints of oak and a tiny bit of funk in the background.

T: Nice tart taste that is not too strong though its there, but it is not sour at all so there is that to start. However with that being said, there is definitely a lot of blueberry taste in there and you can definitely taste the oak in the finish, but it seems like it should have stayed in there longer. The blueberry really comes out in the finish as it tastes like fresh blueberry juice.

M: It is nice light and refreshing which is what I would normally expect from a blueberry ale but its a little off as this is aged and "sour" (way more of a fruit beer if you ask me). It is smooth and really drinkable plus there is a light carbonation. Not bad just seems off style to me.

O: I like this beer, but it is a lot more a fruit beer then an aged sour it has a lot of blueberry flavor and is a nice refreshing/easy to drink. That being said there really isn't anything special out of this beer and maybe I'm let down because I expected something more, but if you like blueberry or fruit beer this one is worth a try but for what I paid for it wasn't worth it.

Pinknuggets, Feb 15, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +13.3%

josephwa, Apr 18, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +5.7%

Archemedies, Mar 15, 2013
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1.5/5  rDev -54.7%

brez8791, Feb 27, 2013
Photo of jzeilinger
3.04/5  rDev -8.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

A - Pours an amber blue color with a thin, but consistent creamy white head.

S - Blueberry, oak, sour, light perfume blueberry aroma.

T - Sour, blueberry perfume with light oak, and cloying funk.

M - Full medium bodied

O - This one didn't do it for me at all, will pass it up next time.

jzeilinger, Apr 25, 2013
Photo of srandycarter
3.33/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Disappointing considering the extreme cost of this beer. Pours honey with a pinkish white head, some cling lace. Astringent smell, like methiolade, not much else. Taste is sour, blueberry, gamy, barny, and a little malty at the finish. Mouth feel is medium, good carb, balance is all over the place. Overall, not my favorite and probably wouldn't try again.

srandycarter, Jul 03, 2013
Photo of AlexFields
3.79/5  rDev +14.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Thanks to Dope for this bottle.

Pours a lovely light purple color with a pinkish bead, definitely a lot of blueberries in this.

Smell is very authentic blueberries and a somewhat sharp metallic scent that I'm guessing is brett.

Taste is yummy blueberries, a somewhat sharp brett flavor, fairly tart fruit but not really sour or acidic.

Great mouthfeel, well carbonated and very creamy feel.

Good beer, very authentic fruit flavors, not quite a sour but not exactly a fruit beer either.

7.7/10

AlexFields, Feb 10, 2013
Photo of MystikCelt
3.5/5  rDev +5.7%

MystikCelt, May 23, 2013
Photo of cpetrone84
3.43/5  rDev +3.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Pour is reddish purple with a thin head and purple tint. Nose is heavy blueberry, faint raspberry, and some oak and light vanilla. Taste is a bit cough syrupy blueberry, assertive oak presence, light mint in back. Touch of tartness. Lighter body, heavily carbonated, fairly dry finish. Simple, not super bright, ok.

cpetrone84, May 07, 2013
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Island Reserve: Cisco Pedaler Blueblerry Bleer from Cisco Brewers Inc.
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