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RATINGS: 125   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.81   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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This is a filtered American wheat beer, with a touch of natural raspberry flavor and aroma. Before you pass this one over because it’s a “fruit” beer, try it on a hot summer afternoon. Our brewers even admit it’s their beer of choice during those hot summer beer festivals.


2.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
DiarmaidBHK (3466) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 7, 2011
It started so promising but then slipped straight to Hecuba in a hand basket. Lovely raspberry aroma without being cloying. Pours straw colored with little head and some lacing. The taste is limp. Not much wheat or raspberry action and the finish is astringent. Way too dry.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Drake (8617) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - FEB 8, 2011
Served on draft at the brewpub. Pours a clear pinkish golden color with a large creamy white head. Decent head retention and lacing. Faint berry aroma. The taste is tart berry notes, faint bready notes. Tart turns to sweet and back to tart. Thin bodied. Meh.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Dfonorow (1512) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 13, 2011
Pours dark golden in color with a small just-off-white head. Aroma is of artificial raspberry syrup and sugar. Flavor is much of the same, very carbonated and syrupy. Tad of wheat but mostly just sweetness.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ljay6880 (475) - , Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 22, 2010
12 oz draft served in a clear pint glass. Pour was a light straw with one finger of white head. Nose was raspberries and carbonation. Taste was like a raspberry spritzer with a light lager finish. Not a bad brew, and could be good on a hot sweaty day, but I am not a big fan of this one.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
hbmason (1086) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - SEP 9, 2010
on tap. golden color, light head. raspberry flavor is nice but i can tell the flavor is not fresh rasperrys. very refreshing though. Also very drinkable. would be nice on a hot day.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 15/20
decaturstevo (5155) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - AUG 30, 2010
Yellow gold pour with creamy white head and lace. Very raspberry aroma. Raspberries and what, with a cloying sweetness and earthy hops. Thin and watery.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
fata2683 (2176) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - AUG 8, 2010
on draft at the brewpub, pours deep gold with a thin white head. Aroma is berry and grains. Flavor is cereal, some wheat notes and artificial raspberry.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
GodOfThunder (1247) - Orlando, Florida, USA - MAY 16, 2010
Draft at Iron Hill Maple Shade. Light, smooth and fruity. Goes down easy on a hot summer’s day. No medicinal or artificial flavors. Raspberry is pretty subdued. Not a great beer, but not terrible.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
vtafro (3563) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - MAY 3, 2010
Draft. Golden pour with some white head. Aroma is full of raspberry jam. Flavor follows a bit cloying but not bad for a fruited wheat beer.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Slipstream (2040) - USA - MAR 27, 2010
Strong aroma of raspberries and flowers. Pretty dry for a fruit beer, but still full of berry flavor. I don’t know why beer geeks regularly underrate fruit beers - they are just too wimpy for a lot of guys, I suppose - but I like them. Maybe it is because I wear glasses and went to a good college. This was a berry nice beer, in my opinion!


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