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RATINGS: 1016   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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Not another boring summer wheat beer or lemonade shandyRbus is Founders way to celebrate the seasons 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RafeAU (187) - Kingston, AUSTRALIA - OCT 24, 2014
quite a strong raspberry flavour without becoming sweet or overbearing. quite pleasant for a summers day.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (2918) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 23, 2014
Bottle from Appellation Wines. Appearance - cherry to damson. A thin head which is pink but then its gone. Nose - raspberry but not much else really. Taste - the same again. Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy yet tangy texture and a long dry yet somehow fructose sweet finish. Overall - when something other than malt or hops or yeast is dominant then the beer is rendered one dimensional. Im talking to you coffee stout for example.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
fyb (8) - SWEDEN - OCT 21, 2014 does not count
Bottle from systembolaget. Pours hazy red with a thin, light-pink head that dissipates quickly. Aroma is sweet, fruity, red berries (raspberries!), candy-ish. Taste is really sweet, berries, like raspberry soda with some added alcohol that especially shows in the aftertaste. Medium body, medium carbonation. Way too sweet and really not my cup of tea!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheCaptMatey (106) - Ohio, USA - OCT 19, 2014
Poured a ruby colour with a white/pink head. Slight aroma of raspberries and malt. The raspberries are quite prominent in the flavor with a dry wheat malt finish. A very sweet FMB. Better than its commercial counterparts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tide (1877) - Espoo, FINLAND - OCT 17, 2014
Bottle at bar. Red color, white head. Bittersweet taste with strawberries, citrus, wheat, jam and caramel. Bittersweet finish with citrus, strawberries and jam. Very nice speciality brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jesperhammer (3049) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 17, 2014
17-OCT-2014, bottle @home, from Superbest. Red with a pink head that dies quickly. Aroma is raspberries. Sweet raspberries. Taste the same. Lemonade-like and fresh. Sweet but finish is tart. Medium body and carbonation. Quite creamy. Nice little one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Frank (3015) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 12, 2014
This is a nice fruit beer with actual beer character and tastes like they used actual fruit in the brewing process. It is slightly hazy w/ a sheen of pink to its amber brown color. Its head is small, of fine bubbles, and fairly short lived. The nose here is malty w/ a touch of raspberry but a bit of tartness once you taste it helps the raspberry to pop. This is full bodied but only slightly sweet w/ a bit of a prickle from the carbonation. I unfortunately picked this up after itd been in bottles for a while but it seems like age might have done it some good as far as the base beer coming through. Id like to try this brand fresh sometimes but if you still seeing bottles of this around in the fall, go ahead and pick some up. Its still good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jado (573) - Camp Hill, AUSTRALIA - OCT 12, 2014
From 12 oz bottle. Pours a clear ruby/cerise with a fluffy pink head that subsides pretty quickly. Nose is fresh raspberry with lemon and hints of pepper and flowers. Taste is brightly fresh raspberry throughout although some funk and lemon wander through. Tart, clean finish with a light fruity aftertaste. Good stuff.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
scarletfire65 (978) - Rockaway Park, New York, USA - OCT 11, 2014
Bottle at home. Pretty pink pour. Aroma of raspberries. Very nicely balanced, sweet and tart. Sweeter than tart on the finish. Fruity and perfumey. My wife loved it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ej (782) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - OCT 11, 2014
Pours a murky looking light red / purplish color with a little bit of light-pink head. Fruity aroma with light malts and hints of corn. Wow, taste is very well balanced. Nice and sweet with berries and malts and just enough tartness to not make it overwhelming. Very nice. Mouthfeel is close to oily with medium body and avg co2 levels.

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