Formerly brewed at Cains
Style: Fruit Beer
Liverpool, England
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap


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RATINGS: 109   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Bottle: Pasteurised.
A rich fruit and amber ale with succulent Californian raisins. Choicest hops give depth, density and complexity.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 11, 2010
Bottle 500ml.

Clear medium orange yellow color with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, white to off-white head. Aroma is light moderate malty, toasted, berry notes. light raisins, plums, light hoppy. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average duration, dark berry, dry. Body is light medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20100508]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
FrankJohansen (3617) - Sabro, DENMARK - OCT 31, 2010
UPDATED: APR 24, 2012 Bottle. Clear golden orange colour with a small white head. Aroma is malty fruits (raisin?).

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
HenrikSoegaard (13142) - Randers, DENMARK - APR 29, 2010
Bottle. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Orange colour. Light malty and hoppy aroma. Very week light bitter flavor. Week raisin notes. Short light bitter finish. Watery palate. Not worth the money.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
dynamiteninja (1822) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2010
Bottle. Aroma is overwhelmingly Californian raisins. Some citrusy-piney hop aroma too. Bubbles line the glass. Off white head that quickly disappears.Clear amber coloured beer. Medium bitterness with sweet notes. Lively carbonation, a bit of a nasty after taste.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Enjoyit (3756) - Vadum, DENMARK - APR 24, 2010
Clear amber of color with a small white head. A sweet aroma with dark fruits, sweets and weak bitter hints. A flavor of sweets, dark fruits, grass abd dried fruits.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Meilby (10939) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - NOV 12, 2011
Bottle 500ml @ Geokkjer
Pours clear deep golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, sugar, raisin and light grassy hops. Taste is light to medium sweet and light bitter. Body is light, texture is thin, carbonation is soft.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
HogcliffeLenny (162) - Christchurch, Dorset, ENGLAND - OCT 19, 2008
Bottle 500ml from Morrisons in Barry. Amber pour with no head. Aroma of stewed vine fruits. Unsurprisingly, vine fruits come through in the flavour. As Fin points out, there is an artificial sweetness to it. The aftertaste is just like that of a 1970s 1 cal drink. Nothing particularly warms me towards this one

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
scotty (1147) - SCOTLAND - AUG 23, 2008
Bottle from Morrisons. Slightly hazy head white and fading fast. Nose fruity and spicy, palate is smooth and overwhelmingly bland, only flavour is a hint of bitter fruit on the finish. A poor Cains brew, nice idea but needs some work methinks.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
OwainTurner (425) - Leicester, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 25, 2013
#21 - Obvious scents, obvious taste... A very fruity beer, ... Slightly over gassy. Not a fan, wouldn’t buy a again.

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