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My Cherry Amour | Bootlegger's Brewery

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3.79/5
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3 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Bootlegger's Brewery
California, United States
bootleggersbrewery.com

Style: American Wild Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by jerz on 04-25-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
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Reviews:
2
Ratings:
3
pDev:
5.54%
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Photo of t0rin0
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of Halcyondays
3.9/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

On-tap at Bootlegger's,

A: Pours red with a real light head.

S: Cherries of course with some maple and wood.

T: Funky cherries, lots of flavourful acetic type acid, more of a Flemish Red play here.

M: Great acidic character, full in the mouth, light carbonation.

D: This was very tasty. Sometimes cherries can hide behind the acid, but the fruit really came out in this one.

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Photo of womencantsail
3.97/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On-tap at Bootlegger's

A: The pour is a slightly cloudy amber color with a creamy off-white head.

S: The cherries are front and center in the nose. They provide a bit of sweetness and the fruit skins give that tannic note to the beer. Just a light tartness to let you know this is a sour beer.

T: The tartness is more pronounced than the nose would lead you to believe, but still not overly sour. The cherries provide a mix of fleshy, fruity sweetness as well as some skin character.

M: The body is right in the middle of medium with a moderate, tingly carbonation and a slightly dry finish.

D: A pretty nice sour from Bootlegger's, though I think I prefer Cherry Chernobyl for my cherry fix from Bootlegger's.

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My Cherry Amour from Bootlegger's Brewery
Beer rating: 3.79 out of 5 with 3 ratings
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