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RATINGS: 1098   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 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.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tcane7 (1669) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 19, 2013
Draft at Hawthrone’s. Pours a hazy maroon with thin white head and minimal lacing. Nose of raspberries, jolly ranchers, cranberry, grenadine. Lightish body, nice sweet flavor without being cloying. Not bad at all.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dwyerpg (4789) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAY 27, 2015
Some raspberries in the aroma, a pinkish hue. The flavor is more sour than sweet at first with some growing sweetness but not too much. overall its pretty good

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Listigovers (449) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 26, 2015
Has a strong sweet fruity scent, pours a rich ruby amber with white head. Sweet funky fermented raspberries in the front taste, not sour, a rich candied sweetness.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
fidemaster (286) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - MAY 24, 2015
Its a great beer! It pours a rich red color. It smells like fresh berries. It blends in sugar, raspberries, some nuts, touch of cream, and finishes clean. Its not too sweet, and its great. For my own tastes if they could make it a bit more tart like a framboise I might have to give 5 stars.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
hman43 (511) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - MAY 23, 2015
It pours a close burgundy with a pink head. The aroma has a blast of raspberries, vinegar, salt, and other dry fruits. It definitely has a raspberry flavor with salt, and sweetness. It has a dry finish to it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Crispy34 (442) - Texas, USA - MAY 21, 2015
Draft. Aroma is dull raspberry with a hint of sweet and sour. Appearance is a bronze red with a light pink head. Taste is raspberry with sweet and sour mixed in. Palate is fruity with a sour hint. Overall, a good beer. Would have personally liked more tart. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
vlan1 (212) - Eastern Shore, Maryland, USA - MAY 21, 2015
Tap at Bangers. bright red color, light lacy head, super raspberry nose. Taste is light delicate and jammy. Slightly to sweet but not far across the line there. Pretty solid fruit beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kathouse (1217) - Nevada, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Pours a very clear ruby with a thin off white foam. Aroma of raspberry and musty grape. Flavor is red candy and fruit with a tart sweetened finish. Thanks cards04 for hooking me up with this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ratman197 (10870) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 16, 2015
Bottle poured a clear red with a small lingering ambe head. Aromas of raspberry, cooky and light spice. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry lightly tart finish. Flavors of raspberry and cookie with crisp dry lightly tart lingering raspberry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
esp0r (2302) - NORWAY - MAY 16, 2015
Bottle from Vika enjoyed at home
Pours ruby red with a thin offwhite head. Smell of artifical raspberries and candy, light malts. Moderate to medium sweet, raspberry jam, light malts, red candy, a bit artifical. Not impressive at all; and in another league than the other beers from Founders. Quite disappointed about this one

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
thorongil2 (1546) - , Ontario, CANADA - MAY 15, 2015
(bottle) clear, bright red colour with a medium tall pink head; aroma of raspberries; balanced flavour, medium long light tart finish; excellent raspberry beer - one of the best of the type I had

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