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RATINGS: 9   MEAN: 3.5/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33/5   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 128   ABV: 4.25%
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We took a batch of Louie’s Demise and added a bunch of Rishi’s Organic Blueberry Rooibos and Hibiscus Tea blends to our secondary fermentation vessel. After two weeks of cold infusion we filtered out the tea, carbonated it.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
twindadplus2 (663) - Wisconsin, USA - JUN 26, 2016
Purplish amber color with a bright white head. Lots of blueberry sweetness in the aroma plus a bit of malt. Flavor is a lightly tart bitterness up front followed by juicy hit of blueberry and light creamy malt. Moderate carbonation and medium bodied with a dry, berry finish. I don’t normally care for fruit beers but this one is put together very welll

3.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
arkurzynski (2196) - Combined Locks, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 8, 2016
Red brown. Nose of fresh blueberries. Flavor is light blueberry with an herbal bitterness and mild toasted malt. The bitterness outshines the other flavors a bit, but good.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
seuinoz (226) - Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA - OCT 6, 2015
Smells like blueberries. Color is dark amber quickly dissipating head. Very nice lacing with this beer. Will get again for sure.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
johnnymusky (869) - Minnesota, USA - JUL 6, 2015
Nose is all malt and blueberries...mouth is all blueberries...different but fairly enjoyable..(#545)....

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BVery (9412) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - APR 5, 2015
Bottle - MKE labeled. Fairly clear amber pour with a small soapy head. Nice blueberry in the aroma. Tea comes out and makes this a bit dryer and not too sweet. Pretty nice brew.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GranvilleTim (1854) - Granville, Illinois, USA - FEB 23, 2015
Golden amber pour with a frothy white head. Aroma is blueberry candy. Taste is light blueberry flavor, malt base, crisp, ok beer. So-so lacing.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TXBadger (2459) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 16, 2014
Pours a nice amber color with off-white head. Blueberries, hop resin, just a hint of caramel malt, and some resin on the nose; follows onto the palate. I must have gotten a nice fresh one, really good.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Frank (3956) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 18, 2014
This beer initially smells like a Hostess blueberry pie but wanes to a relatively normal beer pretty fast. It is not exactly the best thing I’ve ever tasted but it is not as cloying as it first smells. It pours a brownish orange color w/ a small head of fine, white bubbles. The nose is initially saturated w/ an exaggerated blueberry flavor but that is thankfully short-lived. After that, it just becomes a fairly bland amber ale w/ just a touch of toasty malt character and earthy hops. It is medium bodied and moderately carbonated but still comes off a little heavy for the gravity. There are no real off-notes unless you count extreme blueberry as an off-flavor but that is about all this has going for it.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dekester1 (352) - Neenah, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 6, 2014
Poured a deep amber with a nice head and lacing. Aroma was of malts with a slight blueberry hint. Taste was also of a malty amber with a light blueberry flavoring in the background. Palate was very nice. Overall a nice blueberry amber. Not too strong on the berry - just right.


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