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RATINGS: 964   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.52   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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Not another boring summer wheat beer or lemonade shandy—Rübæus is Founders’ way to celebrate the season’s warmest months. Optimizing the flavor of fresh raspberries added at multiple stages during fermentation, this stunning berry red masterpiece is the perfect balance of sweet and tart. No question about it, with a hefty malt bill and 5.7% ABV, this beer is 100% Founders.


2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Nische (714) - Saltsjö-Boo, SWEDEN - AUG 31, 2014
Maybe the biggest letdown of the year. Hazy reddish brown color, small white head. Sweet, raspberry scent. Sweet chemical raspberry taste a little bit like artificial candy.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jstonerock24 (135) - Englewood, Ohio, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Aroma is of raspberry purée with a hint of caramel. This rather carbonated but works well with the style. The flavor is raspberry up front and through to the finish. Very sweet and refreshing

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
charlotte (4215) - rødovre, DENMARK - AUG 30, 2014
Draught.Red colour with small white head.Aroma is Souris and sweet of raspberry and tart fruits,sweet and dry with sour mouth feels and hint of berries and acid over all nice.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sizzler80 (459) - Dublin, IRELAND - AUG 30, 2014
I could drink my weight in this stuff. Love it. Cherry like pour with a good white head that dissipates. Raspberries, caramel, strawberries, balsamic. Beautiful balance between tart and sweet. Awesome.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beer_est_deus (671) - örebro, SWEDEN - AUG 29, 2014
Lätt oklar, orange-rosa med röd-brunt skum. Doft: Hallon i olika former, smultron läsk, Linnea (blomman😉), melon godis. Lite för mycket läsk/godis. Smak: Hallon soda, smultron läsk, malt, citronsyra, lite trä och jäst. Samma som doften, lite för mycket läsk.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gnoff (7844) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - AUG 29, 2014
355 ml bottle thanks to Knä (non-ratebeer), sampled in Ludvika on August 25, 2014.
Hazy reddish brown color, small white head. Sweet, raspberry scent. Raspberry, sweet, smågodis, chemical taste. Fizzy mouthfeel, low bitterness. Candy aftertaste.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stine (1577) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 28, 2014
Electric, ruby red. Balanced and clean presentation of the fruit. No chalkiness, no acerbic seediness. Underlying marzipan and rich caramelized malt shades are winkingly present. Over-sugared body, lacquer jelly-like finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
nilsas (1411) - Bryne, NORWAY - AUG 27, 2014
Fin rødlig gyllen farge. Tykt lag skum. Duft av friske bringebær. Frisk nydelig smak av bringerbær som sitter. Denne er nydelig for dessert.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
JoshuaStranger (162) - - AUG 26, 2014
Pours a deep red colour. Aroma is raspberries,slight caramel. Taste is dry raspberries,some tartness. Extremely refreshing.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (19381) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - AUG 25, 2014
Bottled, from Systembolaget. Hazy copper colour, small head. Raspberries, pecan and caramel up front. Sweet with medium body and dense mouthfeel. Balsamic raspberries, strawberries and caramel, some syrup. Low bitterness. Concentrated and harmonious. Well made fruit beer.


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