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RATINGS: 213   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
This small batch brew is the third in our Limited Edition Brewer’s Pride Craft Brew Series. A combination of Citra and US Golding hops gives this refreshing lager its citrus flavor and floral aroma. The brew’s signature tartness comes from the fruit of the prickly pear, a cactus native to our brewery’s landscape that’s hearty, rugged and unmistakably unique - qualities we surely appreciate. Prosit!

radio_nowhere's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
radio_nowhere (1324) - Maryland, USA - NOV 25, 2012
UPDATED: DEC 18, 2013 12oz bottle in Shiner variety 6-pack. Poured into lager glass a amber color with thin white head (lacing died quickly). Aroma is floral, fruit, and candy sweetness. Taste not as sweet as nose, some tartness from prickly pear and light bitterness on the finish. Light body and very carbonated. Not too bad for a inexpensive fruit beer!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
SG111 (980) - New York, USA - APR 25, 2016
Bottled. Pours raspberry soda rosé color. Not really any head. Aroma is raspberry soda. Flavor is, wow. Not good. It’s raspberry soda, but less sweet, more bland. I’m glad it isn’t sweet or cloying. But I’m not glad that it’s terrible.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
teamsale (37) - Washington, USA - APR 25, 2016
Bottle. Aroma is...surprise - very fruity - but good! Taste is high in rhubarb, I could probably have this exact same experience having a bite of rhubarb pie and taking a drink of any standard domestic simultaneously. Oh well, I should have known better.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CanIHave4Beers (3876) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - APR 18, 2016
Bottle, shared by me... in the library... just now.
Pours a light rust color with a medium sized head.

The aroma is almost like sherbet right away... that bit fades and there is some nice sweet fruitiness and mild hoppiness.

The flavor is reasonably sweet with a nice bitter kick for balance. Not cloying or sugary, but sweet no doubt... at times it sort of reminds me of a mango lassi... it’s big on fruit flavor with some pear and berry stuff happening, it’s got a nice bitey hoppiness & it’s got a low to medium level of bitterness.

Yes, its sweet and sometimes it tastes like a freezy-pop, but it’s halfway decent in my book.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
after4ever (7272) - Brier, Washington, USA - APR 16, 2016
12-oz can. Pours a hazy pale gold with a thin off-white head. Sticky sweet artificial nose, some rubbery plastic there as well. Watery light fizzy body. Heavy sweet artificial sugary mid palate, also showing some rubbery plastic. Heavy sweet finish. Like drinking Mountain Dew out of an old tire.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jbuzz (789) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - APR 14, 2016
Slightly watery the pear flavor is very nicely infused with a lighter smoothbase, alcoholic aftertaste

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Block (2072) - Indianapolis, Indiana, USA - APR 12, 2016
Golden pour, thin white head. Aroma is fruity - more apple than pear. Some pear in the flavor. It feels a little off. A weird bitter finish. Not great.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Quick3Beers (749) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - APR 10, 2016
Pours a clear dark amber from a bottle with a thin head. Fruity aroma, kind of like juicy juice. Not that good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oldrtybastrd (4337) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 10, 2016
Pours a golden yellow with a white head. Aromas of bread/malts/hops. Crisp hop flavor with hints of fruit/malt.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DrSilverworm (9672) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 30, 2015
12oz bottle, thanks to Brian M. Shared with Joe M. Clear golden orange color. Pretty pleasant pear aroma up front, surprisingly nice actually. Kind of tropical fruity, like a punch. Decent kind of biscuity malt. Better than I expected. Pretty light, refreshing. Most importantly, it’s not nearly as sweet as I expected, it has a nice dryness to it. Light bitter taste, light to moderate sweet, nice pleasant tartness. Medium body, smooth, kind of soft, lighter carbonation. Mild creaminess to the texture. Surprisingly solid fruit ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
onceblind (6623) - Denver, Colorado, USA - NOV 14, 2015
Nice fruity berry nose with a little tart fruity twang. Smooth and crisp with a pleasant fruity touch, slight berry tartness, crisp blondish finish, nice fruity berry tones throughout without being cloy. Surprisingly good.

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