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RATINGS: 855   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.19   EST. CALORIES: 318   ABV: 10.6%
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Real raspberries abound in this chocolate caramel after dinner treat. Aged for a smooth texture and drinkability. This lager beer will handle additional age very well.
Original: 10.6% ABV
2012: 15.5% ABV


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
RobertDale (2927) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - DEC 25, 2013
2012 bottle. Thanks Ryan! Pours a dark clear red with a small pink head. Aroma of fruit, malt, chocolate, and alcohol. Taste is raspberries, malt, chocolate, vanilla, and alcohol. Finish is dry, tart, and warming. Very nice to sip on.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
blomster (229) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 13, 2013
2012 bottle at home. Clear, reddish brown. Awesome boozy raspberry aroma. Same raspberry taste. Sweet. Kind of feels like a boozed up New Glarus fruit beer. Great!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rxeight (1046) - Illinois, USA - DEC 6, 2013
Bottle from blacknyellow (BA), thanks man. Dark ruby red semi transparent. Completly flat no carbonation. Aroma is raspberry puree and tootsie roll chocolate. Taste is chocolate raspberry and quite a bit of booze, although doesnt taste anywhere near as strong as 15.5%. More like 10%. Good stuff for sure but not for the price.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pentaz (915) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - NOV 30, 2013
Draught @ Mikkeller & Friends. Pours unclear red with a minimal off-white head. Aroma is raspberries, booze, toasted malt, chocolate notes and toffee. Taste is intense, cloyingly sweet, near moderate bitter and light tart. Body is full, texture is thick and sticky, carbonation is soft. Finishes very sweet, boozy and burning with lingering raspberries and malt.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Staffan47 (809) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - NOV 29, 2013
Hallontårta, choklad och maltig. Mäktig kropp tydliga hallon. Spritig mot slutet men inte så det stör Varm, tung och riktigt fin. Söt. Hemma hos Micke som hjälpte till att fixa denna trade. (Thanks biggsbowler!)

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jow (1863) - New York, USA - NOV 21, 2013
Tap at Blind Tiger’s VSK night although been popping up all over city as of late. Pours bloody chocolate color. Nose is thick raspberry syrup and dark chocolate. If you have ever had a Godiva raspberry chocolate bar this tastes exactly like this blended up and mixed with cherry cough syrup and grain alcohol but all in a nice way. Its a bit too sweet and thick on palate for me but overall very tasty

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
hamilton23 (599) - Alpine, California, USA - NOV 16, 2013
Poured from bottle. Pours deep red in color with no head. Aroma is a raspberry tootsie roll pop. Taste is the same. Sweet as heck with lots of great raspberry and chocolate notes.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
timfoolery (1123) - California, USA - NOV 16, 2013
Bottle from T25 trade. Aroma and flavor is medicinal raspberry with limited sweetness and a caramel/cocoa aspect. Drink this with a big chocolate cake, and imagine you've mixed it with Purple Drank. It's great.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DTM (780) - Winters, California, USA - NOV 16, 2013
Shared bottle with Timfoolery and others. Very strong aroma of raspberry. Tastes of raspberry with hints of chocolate. We paired it with chocolate birthday cake. It cake takes away the medicinal characteristics from the beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
merc7186 (1739) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - NOV 15, 2013
A: Deep Ruby Hue, Passes Almost No Light, Thin White Head Ring, Minimal Lacing S: Brandy, Raspberry Puree T: Raspberries, Mildly Boozy, Tart Cherries M: Average Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Semi Boozy, Lightly Sweet Overall, a good raspberry eisbock but has some extra hype to it.


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