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RATINGS: 119   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.69   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 9   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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The aroma of rich blackberries sets up the slightly sweet yet tart taste thatís balanced by the subtle malt character.

Malts: Pale, Munich, Cara 8, Chocolate, White Wheat
Hops: Chinook
Our Twist: Blackberries


GL2814's rating

2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
GL2814 (361) - New York, New York, USA - APR 9, 2013
The aroma was better than the taste. Not a bad fruit beer, but not as refreshing or sweet as the agave beer.


2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Aggiebob (230) - Huntsville, Alabama, USA - JUN 23, 2015
Bottle from variety pack. Amber color with a froth off-white head. Aroma is light malt and berries. Flavor is slightly blackberry but also caramel and chocolate with a lingering sweetness on your tongue. It is like a blackberry filled caramel truffle.

1.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
CardsPackHawks (123) - Illinois, USA - JUN 21, 2015
No. Picked up a couple as part of a summer variety pack and so far both offerings I have tried have missed the mark. This one pours a cola color, without much an aroma. It tastes more like coffee than blackberries. Had high hopes for this, as I enjoy a fruit beer now and then, but this just does not get it done.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
thegreenrooster (3499) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - JUN 10, 2015
Pour is a cola brown with a small white head. Aroma is berry, not much else. Flavor is a slight berry but overall just sweet sugar water. Not real complex but very sweet.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
N3lson1 (459) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - MAY 29, 2015
Drank from a twelve ounce bottle purchased from a sampler back at Shop Rite Liquors. Smells of blackberry and slight citrus aromas. Tastes, like it says, a tart blackberry. A well done, complex brew.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
drcboehm (93) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 25, 2015
Straight from the bottle to my mouth. Nice initial, refreshing hit. But backend aftertaste is too much. Just ok.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
cbfobes (2677) - Quad Cities, Illinois, USA - MAY 24, 2015
Pretty much bought the mix pack for this beer, man Iím a sucker, pours a dark amber brown with an off white head, aroma had a hint of blackberry with a lot of sweetness and malt, the flavor has a little bit blackberry with a really malty finish, I mean I know this wasnít going to be vsb by any means, but when tart is in the name it should at least somewhat live up to it, this doesnít.

2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
lana5 (44) - Canton, Michigan, USA - MAY 24, 2015
Drank out of a bottle. Really sweet but the tartness is overwhelming. Can taste the blackberries. Not my favorite!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ericular (793) - Minnesota, USA - MAY 18, 2015
Sampled at Rum River Wine & Spirits. This was not very tart, not very sweet, just a mediocre base with some subtle berry flavor.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tnkw01 (1316) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 3, 2015
Bottle. Clear, deep amber with a hint of purple. Aroma only had hints of blackberry. Taste had even less blackberry. Not really very tart and not really all that sweet. Just kind of average.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Cybercat (3974) - Georgia, USA - MAY 2, 2015
Pours clear coppery amber with a thin eggshell head. Aroma is not strong, but it does have a good note of blackberry. I LOVE blackberries! More blackberry in the flavor -which is otherwise rather insipid. Mouthfeel hS weK fizz and not much body.


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