Breakwater Rasbiscus Mead
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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 3.24/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
A semi-sweet, sparkling braggot flavored with raspberries and hibiscus flowers.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
721Lance (82) - Oceanside Ca, California, USA - FEB 13, 2015
Nice sparkling, hibiscus and raspberry flavor and aroma. Somewhat sweet with great balance of dry mead with some sweetness. Excellent

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
slowrunner77 (7196) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 24, 2014
"A thoroughly enjoyable sweet-but-not-cloyingly-so raspberry honey braggot. The hibiscus added another unique dimension to the flavor and a pleasing perfumey aromatic to the nose. No hint of 10%, really."

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rlgk (14164) - Göteborg, 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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
brokensail (13596) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GT2 (9364) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thome50 (1233) - Morro Bay via Orange County, 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Geokkjer (6679) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yngwie (15566) - 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

   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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (19478) - 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.

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