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De Ranke Back to Black 9.5°

From De Ranke brewery .

This beer has been designed as an old export porter. It has been brewed as undrinkable bitter and then aged in wood for 9 months. The result is a strong dark beer that has a perfect bitter/sour balance.
Pours hazy reddish-brown, minimal head. Nose is rotting cherry, old vinegar, lactic sour, wine leaves, rotting sour fruit sour, almost vinegar, sour chocolate, sour coffee, sour cacao, berries. Taste is rotting cherries, bit watery, sour cherry compote, rotting oak, sour leaves, low vinegar, rotting cherry & dark berries profile is huge, carbonation is low, ancient barrel Oud Bruin,…. Little carbonation, sour fruit cherry compote, going to watery, sour cacao / chocolate,… Very tasty, very interesting brew.

De Ranke Back to Black 9.5°

 
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De Ranke Back to Black

De Ranke Vieille Provision 7.5°

From De Ranke brewery.

Vieille Provision is a preservation beer, made from a selection of the best barrels of aged beer in our brewery. The beer is the base for Cuvée De Ranke and Kriek De Ranke and has aged at least one year on oak barrels.
Golden yellow colour. Very thin white head which disappears quickly. Aroma had wood, fruitiness, tartness and vanilla. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were sourness, fruitiness, tartness, wood and bitterness. Aftertaste was sour, woody and bitter. A delicious sour brew with wood notes.
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De Ranke Vieille Provision 7.5°

Tartaruga Sunny Baia 4.5°

Created from a blend of Alsatian and US hops Sunny Baia is a session ale with a fruity hop character. Pours clear, deep burnished gold with a frothy, pure white head. Ripening citrus fruits in the aroma, some peach, gooey orange, dry pale bread. Light sweet flavour with notes of nectarine, more dry, pale bread, white grape, a little yeast, strawberry. Light bodied with lively carbonation. Pretty well balanced in the finish, with more citrus fruits, subtle rindy bitterness, some melon, peach. Pretty solid overall.
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Tartaruga Sunny Baia 4.5°