Tap @ Borefts Beer Festival 2015. Pours hazy brown/red. Aromas of cherries, vinegar, malt, syrup, walnuts, light acetone. Taste is vinegary, malty sweet, cherries, acetone.
Draught @ 7th. BBF 2015 [ 7th Borefts Beer Festival 2015 ] @ Brouwerij de Molen, Bodegraven, Netherlands. [ As Hair of the Dog Brandy Cherry Fred ].Unclear dark brown colour with virtually no head. Aroma is dark malty, sot oxidide malt, wood, cherries, roasted - toasted, some vinegar - buzzy - acetone. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet with a long duration, sweet malt, dark malt, cherries, woody, acetone - vinegar - buzzy. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat.  7-3-7-3-15
Sampled @ Borefts Beer Festival 2017, day 1. Dark brown to dark red-brown color, no head. Smell and taste malts, dark malts, lovely caramel and raisin in there, very balanced, light but noticeable cherry in there with a nice mix of sweet sour and bitter. Very complex and ver lovely indeed! (Or was it the Cherry Fred from the Wood they poured? Unclear so far, will move rating when clarified)
8 3 8 4 16 Draft at Borefts Beer Festival '17. Dark brown with no head. Aroma of malt, oak, caramel, butterscotch and light cherry. Flavour is heavy sweet. Full bodied with very soft carbonation.
Tap @ bbf17. Dark brown to red colour with no head. Smells cherry, sweet, fruity, oak, nice. Tastes cherry, sweet, alcohol, fruity, vanilla. Full body, soft carbo.
Tap at Borefts 2017 day 1. Unclear chestnut brown with no head. Big sweet syruppy caramel malts, cherry wood, cinnamon, booze. Big sweet and moderate bitter. Full body, oily feel, liw carbonation.
Trübes orange braunes Bier mit einer geringen weißen Schaumkrone. Geruch intensiv holzig, alkoholisch, Sherry, reifes Obst. Geschmack sehr holzig, Sherry, Obst, alkoholisch.
Tap at Borefts 2015... Dark brown malts roast nose... Soft oxidised cherry roast nose.. Odd funk.. Soft sour.. Odd woody.. Light balsamic... Nope