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RATINGS: 118   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Alaskan Raspberry Wheat is an American-style Wheat Ale that highlights the bright flavors and inviting aroma of more than 3,000 pounds of real raspberries added during fermentation. Years of local demand through Alaskanís Rough Draft program of draft-only releases and a Silver medal from the 2008 Great American Beer Festival make Alaskan Raspberry Wheat the perfect brew to launch the Alaskan Pilot Series.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ben4321 (4330) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JUL 23, 2013
Location: Bottle from Central Market - Houston, 7/23/13

Aroma: The nose isnít that big, it has some fruitiness, obviously plenty of raspberry, and some malts
Appearance: It pours a hazed reddish-orange color with an off-white head and some decent lace
Flavor: The taste is medium-plus sweet, with lots of sweet raspberry, and a mild tartness
Palate: The body is light-medium, it has an alright feel, plus carbonation, and a mildly tart finish
Overall Impression: Iím not usually a fan of beers this fruity, but I thought this one worked all right. Thereís definitely something interesting here. It may be quite sweet, but it has some pretty good components to it. Not a great beer, but solid for sure.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
eruizgarcia (237) - - JUL 19, 2013
Pours a cloudy amber orange with no head. Could be more attractive. Very clear raspberry aroma with a wheat aftertaste. Strong carbonation. Overall very good.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
kidmartinek (3741) - austin, Texas, USA - JUL 16, 2013
Medium deep reddish- purple color. No head. Light raspberry aroma. Flavor is more sweet and has more.raspberry that the aroma with a little wheaty malt in the finish, but the finish lingers.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beerenberger (1545) - Fischer, Texas, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Aroma of primarily raspberries with hints of grain. Pours a hazy purplish punchbowl amber with a rapidly dissipating purple tinted head and no lacing. The taste is slightly tart. Tart raspberries initially followed by a biscuity finish. There is a hint of pepper thrown in mix. The side of the tongue feel the tartness while the top of the tongue enjoys the continued biscuit/bread aftertaste. Medium body and crisply mild carbonation. Overall, while I wouldnít want to drink more than one at a setting, I can see where this could be a nice change of pace on a hot afternoon.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BVery (7233) - Burnsville, Minnesota, USA - JUN 29, 2013
Tap at Pracna. PInkish gold pour with a big foamy white head. Very nice sweet raspberry aroma. Taste is mild raspberry and wheat. Not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dr_sarcastor (66) - - JUN 26, 2013
Good overall flavor, a bit too much of a bitterness in the aftertaste from the raspberries to make it better. -- rated via 'Find A Beer' for Blackberry 10

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kevinator (1112) - The Colony, Texas, USA - JUN 21, 2013
Refined fruit beer. This really blended well and didnít remind me of a wine cooler. Fruit and wheat aroma. Coppery color with a tinge of pink. The carbonation was good and the feel was dry, especially at the finish. The raspberry hits you first but is supported by the beer aspect. This had the right amount of sweetness, which was not too much. Well crafted.

3.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Doghair (272) - Illinois, USA - JUN 6, 2013
Cloudy reddish amber with white foam. Aroma is sweet raspberries. Taste is raspberries, wheat/yeast with a slightly bitter finish. Well carbonated. Generally a good beer. Not too sweet. Nice.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mora2000 (5879) - McKinney, Texas, USA - MAY 1, 2013
Reddish-amber pour with a white head. Aroma is full of wheat and raspberry. Flavor is syrupy raspberries with some wheat and biscuit malt. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
gEUS (1302) - Linden, BELGIUM - APR 26, 2013
bottle @ Borefts 2012 - pours light pinkish with red hue, white head. Nose is faint raspberry, nice and light. Light body with overly sweet and artificial forest fruit taste. Mah..


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