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RATINGS: 321   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.42   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Belgian Style wheat ale brewed with spices with natural raspberry flavor added

illinismitty's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
illinismitty (2270) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JAN 13, 2012
Bottle. Pours hazy golden orange. Aroma of raspberry kool aid and cheap malts. Lighter side of medium bodied with average carbonation, thin in texture. Flavor of pale wheat malts, but with a cheap tasting quality to it, and the raspberry tastes artificial. Not enjoyable. Iíd take Blue Moon over this and thatís not saying much.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Headbanger (3536) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JUL 19, 2015
12oz bottle 7/19/15 (Meijer Singles)-38į in Shaker-Pours a murky orange with a medium white head. Aroma of raspberry. Taste of the same. This light bodied brew is a bit too sweet.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
bulldogops (1140) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 5, 2015
Rating #1117 - 04.06.2014 - Not sure why I put this in my mouth. Aroma is medicinal raspberry. Carbonation is high, not much left of any wit character. Devoid of any real flavour other than synthetic raspberry juice. Blargh.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
daniel0017 (408) - Yukon, CANADA - JUL 3, 2015
Cloudy yellow with small bubbly head and some sediment. Strong sweet raspberry / citrus / pear aroma. Flavor is overly sweet and too focused on fruit. Rich, velvety mouthfeel. Interesting but not my style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GarrettB (1221) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 27, 2015
August 21st, 2013 - Shock Top, like Blue Moon, has stretched itself in directions far flung from its origin. Like an amoeba, groping around for food, it feels like Shock Topís marketing is pushing brewers to find new flavors to appeal to loyal customers. And while most of these efforts can feel thin and cursory, the Raspberry Wheat version of the Shock Top is not bad at all. The nose has light hints of watermelon flavored candy and strawberry, and the palate is light, effervescent, bubbly and airy. Both of these qualities make for a easy sipping summer brew. The flavor is like the artificial watermelon and strawberry flavoring in DumDum lollipops, and for that reason, a little too sweet. But otherwise itís a fine, foamy beer ready to work as a substitute dessert, or even play a part in some cooking. Pair with strawberry shortcake for extra fun.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
shrubber85 (9004) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - MAY 24, 2015
Bottle. Raspberry,wheat malt, and straw aroma. Hazy golden yellow with moderate head. Sweet raspberry and light wheat malt flavor. Light body. Tolerable but not much malt comes out in the flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
beer_rookie (134) - Arkansas, USA - MAY 14, 2015
Pours a nice honey color. Cloudy. Looks like honey. Pretty decent head that is long lasting. No lacing really...

Smells like raspberry. Very heavy on the raspberry. Unnaturally like raspberry. Reminds me of the raspberry of a Bacardi Raz. I also smell some roasted malt, but itís very light. But the raspberry smell is great and overpowers it. I really like the smell.

Taste is artificially raspberry. Itís way too much raspberry.

Mouthfeel is light to medium. Goes down real easy, but the artificial raspberry lingers too long.

Overall, this is cute. But even for a flavored beer this suffers. Itís way too artificial. Even an actual raspberry doesnít taste like this. Iím disappointed. I donít taste any orange or anything else Iím supposed to. Iím not going to try this again. I would suggest you avoid this also, unless itís free

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bricks (745) - Delaware, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Smells and tastes like authentic raspberry, but it is quite sweet. Not that enjoyable due to sweetness.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
YigSvartka (219) - Manitoba, CANADA - MAY 3, 2015
Cloudy transparent yellow with a meager sized white head. Overwhelming aroma of synthetic candied raspberry. Mid bodied and smooth. Some yeast and malted wheat backbone is present, but is supplanted by the candied raspberry. Drinkable, but far too sweet.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
swiseman (444) - Fredericton, New Brunswick, CANADA - APR 8, 2015
Pours a golden yellow with thin white head. strong aromas of raspberry bubblegum. very strong taste of artificial raspberry flavoring. finish is mildly sweet with some VERY faint hops. mouth is left with a tinge of over-ripe raspberries. good beer for those who like the taste of fake raspberries, but not beer. probably a great transition beer for someone who wants to get off coolers.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
berkshirejohn (5160) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 29, 2015
12oz bottle from Wegmans, West Seneca, NY. A hazy pale amber pour with a fast fading bright white head; sour raspberry aroma; sweet raspberry taste; with a dry metallic finish - perhaps from the coriander. Fresh and not too sickly.

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