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RATINGS: 320   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.67/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Sea Dog Raspberry Wheat Ale is a dry, crisp refreshing ale with the added essence of raspberries.


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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
hershiser2 (2069) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - AUG 27, 2011
Bottle: $1.80 single. Smells of light raspberry, grass, wheat, green leaves. Tastes similar. Raspberry, gasses, copper. Eh.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
superspak (4678) - Michigan, USA - JUN 29, 2016
12 ounce bottle into pint glass, bottled on 5/5/2016. Pours fairly clear golden amber color with a 1-2 finger fairly dense and fluffy off white head with good retention, that reduces to a small cap that lingers. Light spotty soapy lacing clings on the glass, with a moderate amount of streaming carbonation retaining the cap. Aromas of lightly tart raspberry, wheat, cracker, biscuit, herbal, and floral/grassy earthiness. Nice and pleasant aromas with good balance of raspberry, bready malt, and light earthy hop notes; with solid strength. Taste of lightly tart raspberry, wheat, cracker, biscuit, herbal, and floral/grassy earthiness. Light herbal/grassy bitterness and fruit tartness on the finish; with lingering notes of raspberry, wheat, cracker, biscuit, and floral/grassy earthiness on the finish for a short bit. Nice robustness and balance of raspberry, bready malt, and light earthy hop flavors; with a great malt/bitter/tartness balance and zero cloying flavors after the finish. Light-moderate dryness from carbonation and bitter/tartness as well. Medium-high carbonation and light-medium body; with a very smooth, crisp, and fairly creamy/grainy balanced mouthfeel that is nice. Zero warming alcohol as expected of 4.5%. Overall this is a very good fruited wheat ale. All around good robustness and balance of raspberry, bready malt, and light earthy hop flavors; very smooth, crisp, and clean to drink. A nicely enjoyable offering.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rjplumer (1003) - Foxboro, Massachusetts, USA - JUN 8, 2016
The aroma is raspberry of course. Body is a bold golden color with only thin head. Has a dry raspberry taste. Only a hint of sweetness. Refreshing clean finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sirmixsomewhat (200) - Paoli, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 31, 2016
Sea Dogís raspberry ale is a little better than their blueberry ale in trying to taste like a fruity beer that didnít lose its way. Itís sweet, a little tart, and overall refreshing, but it still lacks in a a memorable finish or in tasting like beer. Its sweetness is a little too fruity to really want to keep drinking.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
GIJOE (1082) - North Berwick, Maine, USA - JUL 4, 2015
Pours amber with a foamy white head. Nose is grain and raspberry. Flavor is sweet with a hint of tartness. Decent mild fruit beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sccp1910 (169) - BRAZIL - MAY 17, 2015
Parece uma pilsen premium com a particularidade da adiÁ„o de framboesa. Cerveja leve!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (6738) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 10, 2015
Sampled from a 12 oz brown bottle this beer poured a vibrant golden color with a minimal foamy white head that left no lacing. The aroma was sweet and tangy raspberry. The flavor was tangy raspberry although a bit artificial. Medium length finish. Medium body. Ok.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kdm1984 (814) - Missouri, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Mild aroma of wheat and raspberry. Flavor more raspberry-forward with some wheat gently in background. Decent mild fruit beer; refreshing.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ads135 (4191) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - OCT 12, 2014
Syrupy sweetness. Could stand to have a bit more effervescence and a touch more bite.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BucannonXC5 (1426) - San Diego, California, USA - OCT 1, 2014
Type: 12-oz. bottle Glass: Karl Strauss pint glass From: Albertsonís in Alpine, Calif. Price: $1.67 ($9.99 for a mix 6-pack) Purchased: Sept. 30, 2014 Consumed: Oct. 1, 2014 Misc.: Best by Nov. 2014 Poured a honey, pale, clear color with two fingers of frothy, off-white head, which settles nicely. Good looking streams of bubbles coming up from the bottom. Minimal lacing along the sides of the glass. Average-to-below average retention on the top all the way down. (Sight - 3.53) Got lager/pilsner notes to start in corn, honey wheat and grassy notes, followed by some buttery malts. After some deep whiffing I got strawberry, raspberry jam and cherry. (Smell - 3.66) Tasted a lot like what I thought I would, a lot like the smell. The fruit side dominates here with raspberry, strawberry and cherry coming through, giving way to the wheat notes - grass, honey, corn and buttery biscuit. Not that appealing. (Taste - 3.25) Light body. Thin texture. Soft carbonation. Abrupt, somewhat refreshing finish. (Feel - 3.21) Iím a sucker for fruity beers and this one just didnít do it for me. Shock Topís Raspberry Wheat is much better. (Overall - 3.25) 3.37 78 B-

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
slowrunner77 (10152) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 23, 2014
"Liked this one juuust a hair better than the apricot as there was a little more too it, but thatís still not saying much. Decent berry nose, but light in every aspect and just a little off. Nothing else going on but light fruit. "


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