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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.8   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 6   EST. CALORIES: 102   ABV: 3.4%
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Refreshing and tart. Made with Bohemian pilsner malt, white wheat, and Mt. Hood hops. Napolean himself dubbed the Berliner Weisse Ale the Northern Champagne. You will create your own endless summer with a pint of our DeSoto Berliner Weisse Ale brewed with raspberries.


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2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Fritz123 (1123) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - JAN 30, 2014
Draft at the Syb Pig. Snifter. Pours like a pilsner with a fluffy white head. Aroma of wheat, raspberries, tartness, bread. The taste though was oddly mild. Almost nothing. Little sourness. Nothing great.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JHeath99 (1163) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Tap at the brewery. Pours a slightly hazy pale reddish golden with a thin layer of off white head. Aroma and taste of malts and a hint of fruit with ample carbonation.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
brokensail (11612) - Orange County, California, USA - NOV 1, 2014
Bottle @ Pat’s. Orange pour with white foam. Smells mostly like water, seltzer, and raspberry syrup. Really sugary and artificial. Somewhat of a paper note, too. The flavor has a touch of grass and lemon, but otherwise it’s all seltzer and raspberry flavoring. A hint of syrup and some candy/sugar. No thanks.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ramboraffe (730) - SWEDEN - OCT 30, 2014
Sample from tap at brewpub. Hazy pink with white head. Smell is sour sweet berrier. Taste is light bodied sour with sweet berries. Like lemonade. Dry with low bitterness and low carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ktwse (2246) - SWEDEN - JUL 21, 2014
Pours cloudy peach with low white head. Aroma of raspberries, light funk and bretta. Taste is modest fruity, not really sour and not really raspberries. Body is light and smooth with soft carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AmEricanbrew (6014) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - JUL 11, 2014
Tap@PBB. Clear amber color with white head. Dusty, earthy white bread aromas with mild berry fruit. Medium body. Mild raspberry fruit sweet flavor with some dust, and lightly tart wheat____not bad.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Malaclemys (402) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JUN 6, 2014
Rocket City Brewfest, pinkish yellow with white head. A: raspberry, wheat, tart. T: tart, raspberry, wheat. light body with a sweet tart finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nero55 (772) - Wisconsin, USA - MAY 17, 2014
Draft at Rocketcity Brewfest. Pink/golden with medium off white head. Aroma of raspberry and tartness. Light body with raspberry notes and a light tartness (less than aroma would lead on).

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ferris (5008) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 29, 2014
Draft - Raspberry and wheat, not too sweet. Clear gold with a thin white head. Light crisp raspberry and some wheat with a nice light tartness. Really nice.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Experiment_Ale (1044) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 13, 2014
At Marcus’ place in December 2013 for a weekday tick-a-thon. Pour is clear cider yellow. Aroma is campaign sugar, sweet. Taste is light fruits, fizzy, thin, light and drinkable without any nice or noteworthy flavor. 2.6

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DialSquare (2937) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - MAR 18, 2014
On tap at Mr Dunderbaks. Red pour. Light sour, berry aroma. Tastes are wheat, raspberry. Little flat. No kick to it. 5.8


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