Brewed by Dieu du Ciel
Style: Berliner Weisse
Montreal, Canada
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RATINGS: 226   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.9   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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This beer is an adaptation of a wheat beer brewed in Berlin known as a Berliner weiss. This is a cloudy blond coloured beer lightly tinted by the fruits which are steeped in it: either strawberry, raspberry or blueberry depending on the time of year. It is a highly acidic beer due to the lactic fermentation which takes place. Its aromas are acid, tart, and fruity.A light tasting beer, its acidity is quickly felt on each side of the tongue before leaving all the room for the wonderful fruity taste. 5.9% ABV on bottled version.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Martinus (2892) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - FEB 3, 2014
Clear deep red colour, pinkish white head. Aroma of raspberry, yoghurt, sour red fruits, sour notes. Sour flavour, tart raspberry, fruity, unsweetened raspberry juice. Fruity sour finish, citric, lots of raspberries. Nice!!
(From 34.1cL bottle shared @ the pre-RBBWG get-together at Tim’s place. Bottle from trade with mathieuc, many thanks!!)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
tderoeck (4861) - Gent, BELGIUM - JAN 20, 2014
17/I/14 - 341ml bottle @ home - bottled: V/2013 (2014-53) Thanks to Tinus for sharing the bottle!

Clear bright ruby red beer, small irregular light pink head, unstable, non adhesive. Aroma: very fruity, fresh raspberries, raspberry yoghurt, raspberry jam, bit sweet. MF: ok carbon, medium to light body. Taste: nice sour start, bit lemony, sour raspberries, bitter touch. Aftertaste: raspberry jam, lit lemony, little sweet, nice citric acidity, fresh sour raspberries, little spicy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
sebletitje (6800) - Enghien, BELGIUM - JAN 19, 2014
Bouteille 33cl de et partagée avec Tinus. Bottled on 05/2013. Acajou sur une fine opacité, col fin rosé. Arôme est très plaisant donnant un bouquet somptueux de framboise avec ce caractère typique terreux. Palais est à fond sur les framboises, touche finement sucrée avec ce profil typique de Berliner légèrement suret. Non seulement du brassin mais aussi des framboises. On voit de suite que les gars de DDC ont mis le paquet au niveau des fruits. Note ce fini grains qui se combine très bien au fruité de la bière.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jtclockwork (8594) - , New Jersey, USA - JAN 16, 2014
Bottle thanks to Dany and Jay for muling. Pours pink raspberry with pink head. Nose and taste of freshly ultra ripe raspberry, fresh ripe strawberry, lactose sourness, light funky acid and tart raspberry malt. Lighter bodied. Slightly dry on the palate.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
thome50 (1049) - Boringville aka Irvine, California, USA - DEC 24, 2013
Bottle from Kevin, thanks! Pours a deep wine like purple with very little head that dissipates quickly. Aroma is crazy ripe Raspberry’s with some slight strawberry. Taste is a light raspberry at first then goes to a more intense flavor of strawberry and raspberry and finishes off with a nice Berliner sour. Very nice beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Tmoney99 (10816) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 24, 2013
Bottle shared by alexsdad06. Poured hazy ruby color with an average frothy off-white head that mostly lasted with good lacing. Moderate to heavy berry and sour citrus aroma. Medium to abundant body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. Medium to heavy tart berry & sour flavor with a medium to heavy sour & tart finish of moderate to long duration. Interesting good beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
DrSilverworm (6579) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 19, 2013
11.5oz bottle, shared by alexsdad06. Nice dark , but right red color. thin off-white / pink head. Couple dots of lace. Medium body. Smooth, crisp lighter carbonation. More dry finish. Only lightly sticky. Moderate tart sour taste, light sweet. Really tasty raspberry berliner weisse. Very refreshing and flavorful. Nice big fruited berliner weisse.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alexsdad06 (5570) - Ohio, USA - DEC 18, 2013
12 oz bottle shared with the group thanks to kbudd. Pours a clear reddish amberw ith an emphasis on red and a small pink head. The aroma and flavor have tart raspberry, citrus, some acidity, some sweetness, wood, good acidity. The raspberry character grows as it warms. Very tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
b3shine (5576) - Indiana, USA - DEC 18, 2013
Bottle to taster (shared by alexsdad06). Looks good; a a transparent raspberry with slightly pink lacing. Smells solid; raspberries all the way. Tastes like it smells, only with more raspberries, with a nice, lively mouthfeel. Good beer!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GarnotingPete (777) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 5, 2013
Bière pourpre, limpide avec un col éphémère laissant peu de dentelle au verre. Au nez, de la framboise et une noix de beurre. Elle est peu amère et très acide. Elle est soyeuse, de corps léger, très effervecente et se termine sur une courte morsure acide et des arômes rafraîchissants

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