Brewed by Phillips Brewing Co.
Style: Fruit Beer
Victoria, Canada
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap

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RATINGS: 59   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.7/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Real raspberries added after the fermentation give this beer its distinctive nose and colour, while leaving it refreshingly dry and not too tart.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
fiulijn (16924) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 13, 2015
Draught at 12 Kings, Vancouver
Red color, bright, hazy, with generous compact head. The aroma is not offensive, the flavor makes up for it: artificial strawberry syrup, moderately sweet, some aspartame, with no bitterness.
Not a beer. I drink sodas, but I couldn’t drink this.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
HippieFee (223) - - OCT 27, 2015
Draft - Certainly has a red or pink color to it. Not much of a smell. Great raspberry flavor but not a lot of tartness which I was hoping for. The fruit flavor is not very pronounced but well balanced with the hops bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MunBro (890) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 21, 2015
Nice aroma of fresh raspberries. Clear pink pour with a fizzy white head - no lacing. Nice flavours of wheat, cereal grains, and raspberries. Not overly sweet which is nice. A great beer for summer!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alanthebeerguy (213) - British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 12, 2014
From the bottle. Pours a little cloudy with reddish amber color. Nice foamy head and lacing. Smell is sour, grass and little fruity. Taste is a little sweet forward with more tartness on the finish. Raspberry taste is faint but makes the wheat beer a limitless sweeter and fruitier. Nice change but not special ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
dreamflower (711) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 18, 2014
Bottle shared with northropfrye. Auburn colour and fluffy ivory head. Cloudy. An enticing hint of refreshing sourness from the raspberry with goes nicely with the sweet wheat taste. I really like this beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
northropfrye (2910) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - AUG 18, 2014
Medium red colour with foamy slightly pink head and some lacing. Sweet raspberry aroma, but kind of faint and touch metallic. Taste is a nice sweet raspberry, a little tart, tastes like real raspberries not artificial. Nothing spectacular, but refreshing and tasting. Nice beer that I’d have again.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
ljthiessen (901) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 31, 2014
Bottle. A nice blood-orange colour with a fluffy, slightly pink head. Light raspberry and wheat aroma, nothing special. Tastes like real raspberries, which is impressive, but the wheat beer behind it isn't great. Good, but not great - doesn't quite come together.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Masterkush7 (580) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 17, 2014
Strong berry nose. Clear, thin entry that rounds off at the end to yield to the yeasty wheat aftertaste. Pours opaque rose-colored, and looks like a smoothie. Soft mouthfeel, decent carbonation, and some suspended yeast is nice. Creamy head. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
simonblaine (469) - Alberta, CANADA - JUN 30, 2014
Pours reddish brown, minimal head. Aroma of farm fields and fruit. Taste is.....disappointing, I am a huge fanboy of Phillips but this one disappoints. I'm not sure what to make of it, other reviews say metallic, I get that, them the raspberry light finish at the end. Meh. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cards04 (2471) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JUN 22, 2014
A solid fruit beer. Better than fort Garry’s attempt. Pours a red rhubarb color. Aromas of sweet raspberry jam. Flavors are sweet and tart raspberry with a slightly bitter finish Refreshing.

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