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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 3.2/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
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A semi-sweet, sparkling braggot flavored with raspberries and hibiscus flowers.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rlgk (10655) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - APR 18, 2014
Draught at the brewpub, Oceanside. Clear redfish/ruby beer with a small offwhite/pinkish head. Raspberry aroma, grassy, floral, hibiscus, strawberries, cherry seeds, caramel, some rhubarb. Sweet raspberry flavor, strawberries, hibiscus, rather sweet and cloying.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
brokensail (10955) - Orange County, California, USA - MAR 3, 2014
On tap @ Brewbies 2014. Fizzy, pink soda pour with a small white ring of foam. Smells of cherry 7-up, metal, and butter. Quite floral, lots of sugar, and herbs. Flavor is very sweet. Lots of sugary soda type character. Cherry 7-up, mild berry, and butter. Floral, herbal, and metallic. Not enjoyable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GT2 (8444) - San Diego County, California, USA - MAR 3, 2014
[ Keg ][ Brewbies 2014 ][ 4oz ][ Brewbies Flared Mini Pint ][ Free ][ 3/1/14 ]
>> Thanks brokensail for the share. Clear pinkish red, low pink head. Nose is popsicle, melted sweet gummies, hibiscus vegetal oddities/tomato. Taste is sticky sweet, all sugar, mild acid, doggy, hibiscus vegetal, beets, sweet cherry. Papery finish. Not so bad.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thome50 (1031) - Boringville aka Irvine, California, USA - DEC 8, 2013
George’s Bachelor Party September 2013. Big flavor of raspberry seeds more than anything. Odd mead. Who knows how traditional this is. Not bad but nothing I’d order a glass of.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Geokkjer (5750) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 13, 2013
On tap at Breakwater. Pours red/pink with a pink head. Aroma of honey, tea, raspberries and some floral notes. Flavor is sweet with some sour raspberry notes and tea. Medium body, average carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yngwie (13575) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 13, 2013
On tap at the brewpub. A pinkish white head over a pinkish red body, unclear. Sweet aroma with flowers, raspberry and some honey. The flavor is a bit sugary sweet, with flowers and raspberry. Full body. Sweet finish with some bitterness. Overall, too sweet, yet kind of refreshing. 130813

2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
Thorhale (1) - - JUL 6, 2013 does not count
I dont think this mead was aged very long.... Didnt care to finish the free sample. I have not taken much interest in rating beers before but this was dissapionting enough to make me start. Not gluten free fyi and so not a true mead. Great staff at the restaurant.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16722) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 16, 2013
Draft @ the brewery. Pours an amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity spicy raspberry aroma. Fruity spicy weak citric raspberry flavor, Has a fruity spicy slightly citric raspberry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31220) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2012
From tap at the brewpub. Pours clear and golden red with a small pink head. Aroma is light honey and fruity. Sweet fruity, apmost sugarish. Light citric into the finish. More raspberry fruity than honey in the flavour.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Meilby (7616) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 6, 2011
Sample @ Brewpub
Pours hazy red with a pink head. Aroma has notes of honey and raspberries. Taste is medium to heavy sweet. Body is full, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat.


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