RateBeer
Old Market Mr. Slates Gravelberry Ale
     click to upload
overall
46
75
style
Serve in Flute, Shaker

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.12/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A smooth wheat, spiked with raspberry. Not as sweet as most of the other flavored beers on the market - a refreshing change.


4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BrewDad (4890) - Olympia, Washington, USA - JAN 13, 2007
{Tap - Old Market Pub] Thjis was an off golden yellow with a slight red to it color with a decent head. The aroma you can smell the fruit and the flavor was awesome. This was a great fruit beer. How do they do it maae the fruit come out?

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BuckeyeBoy (2672) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUN 22, 2007
On tap at the Old Market Portland OR. Pours out ligth pink yellow topped with a nice head. A little berry on this one just the right amount.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
IndianaRed (2372) - Boise, Idaho, USA - APR 29, 2007
on tap big raspberey aroma. Basic light amber beer. Bitter fruit flavor. Quaffable

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
troopie (2292) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - OCT 12, 2009
Draught. Poured pale gold with thin white head. Aroma of bread and raspberry. Raspberry flavour with some a bit of yeastiness. Lingering sweet finish. But not sicky sweet

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Volgon (2763) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 3, 2004
RBSG 2004: Hazy amber with a small white head. Huge berry aroma, starts sweet and then gets more sweet. Watery texture and softly carbonated.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
harlequinn (2744) - Tacoma, Washington, USA - FEB 17, 2006
This was a really nicely done fruit beer. The fruit really stands out on its own, with a great raspberry flavor that does not taste overly artificial but has a genuine fruit flavor. The malt factor is standalone as well, with a bit more boldness than I expected. Somehow this all comes together and manages to be balanced.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - NOV 7, 2009

Name: Mr. Slates Gravelberry
Date: September 22, 2009
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub
Appearance: muddy burnt orange, fine white head, drippy lace
Aroma: sweet raspberry aroma, light berry tartness
Flavor: sweet raspberry flavor, touch of candy sweetness, light fruity tartness

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 7/10; Overall: 11/20
Rating: 3.1/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: ** /4

Date: September 23, 2009
Mode: Draft
Source: Brewpub
Appearance: cloudy orange, fine off white head, drippy lace
Aroma: big sweet berry aroma, balancing berry tartness
Flavor: sweet berry flavor, light candy character, just a hint of berry tartness
Overall: well balanced overall with lots of berry flavor without being over the top

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 7/10; Overall: 12/20
Rating: 3.2/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: ** /4

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Murphy (1759) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - FEB 9, 2004
Berry dominance all over this one. This tastes like bubble gum or cough syrup. Too much berries maybe? Nice color though.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - FEB 7, 2004
good raspberry aroma, fresh, semi sweet, lightly assertive to convey the fruit. no head, hazy blond color. The flavor tastes like raspberry laffy taffy. interesting balance but still weird.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
stchloe (784) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 28, 2008
I am pretty sure only a raspberry extract is used, lending the beer a sweet raspberry taste but in a faux way. A drinkable fruit beer but the wrong kind of sugar.


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


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