Cherry Batch 2013 | Fitger's Brewhouse

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Brewed by:
Fitger's Brewhouse
Minnesota, United States
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Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by brock146 on 10-06-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
5
Reviews:
1
Avg:
3.96
pDev:
9.09%
 
 
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User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 5 |  Reviews: 1
Reviews by Scotchboy:
Photo of Scotchboy
3.87/5  rDev -2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Review for 'Cherry' Batch 2013; corked & caged bottle numbered 122/600, sent to me by an awesome BA from MN. Cheers bud!

Oversized wine glass shows off a murky golden-red body, tons of head from the hard pour seems to stick around awhile, and leaves a little lace.

Subtle cherry, berry-fruit puree, baking spices (nutmeg, allspice), apple cobbler and cherry pie dessert flavors, brown sugar and graham cracker, malt sweetness.

Lighter body, clingy, light tartness (was expecting more here), moderate sugary sweetness (manifests as brown sugar and graham cracker). From the pour, the carbonation looked like it was going to be high, but its just right for a fruit beer, properly medium or so.

Overall I'd say this is a good beer. Kind of surprised by the malty backbone/residual sweetness of this one; I had wrongly assumed this was going to be a sour/tart brew, but this beer is definitely not trying for that. It has clear notes of cherry pie and other baked desserts, and becomes even more decadent with warmth.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of pourmeadrink
4.5/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of Mealhouse
4/5  rDev +1%

Photo of FitgerFanatic
4.5/5  rDev +13.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of The_Dude_710
4.2/5  rDev +6.1%

Cherry Batch 2013 from Fitger's Brewhouse
3.96 out of 5 based on 5 ratings.
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