RateBeer
overall
97
99
style
Mikkeller
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Fruit Beer
Copenhagen, Denmark
Serve in Flute, Shaker

bottled
available

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 83   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.69   EST. CALORIES: 264   ABV: 8.8%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A strong Belgian Blonde with raspberries aged on Sauternes barrels.


3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jtclockwork (8240) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 28, 2013
Bottle. Pours mahogany with pink white head. Nose and taste of raspberry, oak, citrus funk, yeast and fruit bread. Medium body.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
AdamJackson (2535) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - MAY 23, 2013
Murky orange-red pour. nice head. Nose is residual sweetness, candy, tart raspberries and honey. Taste is very sweet. Raspberries taste uber fresh almost like eating them raw, the sauternes adds this woody sweetness that really takes away from the blonde ale maltiness...for the worst unfortunately.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
weihenweizen (1696) - Charleston Area, West Virginia, USA - APR 12, 2013
Refrigerated 12.7 oz. green bottle poured into a white wine glass. Pours translucent red with medium light pink head. Nice small bubble lacing, medium body, and really nice raspberry aroma. Taste is raspberry, oak, and finishes is oak and a hint of booze. Start off nice then finishes average.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (20299) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAR 20, 2013
Bottled. Deep ambery brown colour with a mediumsized off white head. Aroma is berries, some wood, mild wine like notes as well. Flavour is raspberries, wooden, mild alcohol, some wine like (tannins?) notes along with some tart other berries as well. This all turns into a quite sweet but dry berryish flavour in the finish and aftertaste. Rather smooth.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
bb (6851) - Alamo, California, USA - MAR 11, 2013
Bottle. Brown-amber beer with a light reddish head. Sour and light acetic aroma with light sweet malt and light fruitiness. Sour and light acetic flavor with light caramel and light fruitiness. Medium bodied. Sour and light acetic notes linger with light grape and light caramel.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rlgk (10276) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - MAR 2, 2013
Sample from bottle, thanks to Viktor! Somewhat hazy pale red/pingisbord beer with a quite nice offwhite/pinkish head. Fruity aroma, glue, raspberries, vinous, strawberry notes, cherry notes, almonds. Flavor is lots of red wine at first, grapes, raspberries, cherry notes, tart, sour, strawberries, woody notes, caramel, horse blanket, floral notes. Sour raspberry finish with cherries, rubber notes and some stable.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
olr1984 (1061) - fort wayne, Indiana, USA - MAR 1, 2013
Pours hazy dark amber with a constant pink white head. Tart fruit aromas. Sour Raspberry taste.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (14744) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2013
10th June 2012
Cloudy brown beer. Massive pale apricot coloured head. Strong nose of red wine and a little sherbet. Palate is light and semi crisp. Fresh raspberry, tart but not overly so. A little red wine in the background. Slightly sour orange which has a touch of sherbet. Finishes semi dry and crisp. Fruity tangy beer, a real taste bud tickler!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Reynolds314 (2296) - Connecticut, USA - FEB 20, 2013
Wow this is quite unique. Ive never had Sauternes before but I can guess what it tastes like after having this beer. Sweet rich and raspberry forward with some notes of cherry, almonds, vanilla, cola, and balsamic. Quite interesting.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ernesto987 (3687) - Connecticut, USA - FEB 18, 2013
Huge raspberries flavors, sweetness from the barrel aging, delicious blend, mikkeller has really outdone himself


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1  2  3 4 5 6 7 8 9


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50