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RATINGS: 369   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Liquified laughter from fruit filled disaster.
Simply put: Fruit Rye Ale. A bountiful blend of toasted rye flakes and two row malted barley make wort fermented with 200 pounds of pureed strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries resulting in a sweet fruity delicacy. Intoxicatingly refreshing and brewed special for those ladies who enjoy their wine.

14-15 I.B.U.ís
20 deg. Plato
7.5-9 % A.B.V.


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2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
maniac (3800) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JAN 1, 2014
Bottle at the 15th Richmond Ratebeer Gathering on 07/16/2011. Cloudy reddish body with a small pinkish head. Tart fruit and raspberry aroma. Tart fruit, raspberry and light cherry flavor. Medium light body with moderately high carbonation.


2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
TheBear11D (333) - Michigan, USA - JAN 13, 2015
On draft Soft parade pours a slightly pinkish yellow with a very thin off white head that doesnít last long. The aroma is sweet fruit, blueberry and strawberry and wheat. The flavor is wheat, strawberry and blueberry. Overall this beer is average.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JStax (3321) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - JAN 5, 2015
Draft pour into a tulip glass. Pours a purple red with a pink head of foam. The arom has dark cherry and berry notes. Sweet and fruity taste. Medium body and soft carbonation. Not bad, really.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
dinkle50 (1043) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 1, 2015
Clear reddish to pink colored pour with a thin head. Aroma of musty fruit, notably strawberries. Medium mouth. Taste is light overall. Strawberry and hints of medicine. Something really strange about this beer. Melon rind & a strange mustiness.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Chudwick (2253) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - NOV 29, 2014
Thanks DrSilverworm! Unfortunately, I did not enjoy this. I tend to like the style, but the tartness was too much. Worth a shot.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DiarmaidBHK (3597) - Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 25, 2014
Bottle from Drakeís Party Center. Pours brown with a white head. Leaves some lacing in the glass. Wasnít expecting the rye note on the nose. It kind overshadows the fruit on the tongue but I do get some fruity goodness on the finish. I donít mind fruit beers that taste like fruit and this could have been bolder.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gilvanblight (813) - Windsor, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 10, 2014
One of the best fruit beers Iíve had. Plenty of fruit taste but still tastes like a beer. Much better than I expected.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dfearnley (1100) - Alberta, CANADA - OCT 4, 2014
Bottle to pint glass Blueberry, I guess, but maybe only because it says that on the label. Thereís a fruitiness, for sure, but blueberry isnít quite it. I do get some raspberry and strawberry and I also get hay, pumpkin, and some sourness. Nice clear amber with a wafer thin and ringed white head. A kind of amorphous fruitiness, but I donít pick out any specific berries.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ferris (5280) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 4, 2014
Bottle - Raspberries and plae malts. Clear gold copper with a decent beige head. Light berry, slight tart bite and a pale malt finish. Not too sweet, but also not very interesting.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jcartamdg (2137) - Spring Hill, Florida, USA - SEP 25, 2014
Pours a pinkish orange with a thin white head. Aroma of berries, loads of berries and sweet caramel malt. Taste is sweet, berries, caramel malt and not much else. Not great

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fattybladdy (626) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - SEP 15, 2014
Hazy bright red amber pour. Aroma of wheat and raspberries. Taste is wheat and berries, slightly tart.


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