Vermont Pub Forbidden Fruit
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RATINGS: 72   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93/5   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 186   ABV: 6.2%
A light, refreshing fruit beer fremented with over 500 pounds of real raspberries! At 6.2% ABV it is in the early reaches of the strong biére category! This ruby red, sour mashed and oak aged weiss beer is for everyone. Maybe some oak, cherry and vanilla come through? Try mixing it with our currently offered stout, on tap. It is real, it is right and it works. The freshest framboise on tap in town, no question!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rcweir (139) - Massachusetts, USA - MAY 28, 2010
Pale murky red, sour, thin body and head. Certainly raspberries butlittle residual sweetness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jcwattsrugger (11670) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 9, 2009
on tap-pours a pink head and red color. Aroma is raspberry. Taste is slightly sour raspberry/lemon, some wood.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
argo0 (12498) - Washington DC, USA - SEP 16, 2009
(draft) Clear red body with small white head. Aroma is moderately sweet, raspberry, some cherry. Taste is medium sweet, raspberry, light raspberry astringency. Light-medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TaktikMTL (6571) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 28, 2009
En fût. Verre de 12 oz dégusté directement à la brasserie. Arôme: Odeur de framboises. Apparence: La couleur est rouge. Présence d’un mince col mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Goût de framboises légèrement sûrettes. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement huileuse. Faible effervescence en bouche. Arrière goût légèrement sûrette. (Rating #2526)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
yobdoog (1888) - Kingston, New York, USA - MAR 22, 2009
Growler. Very thin body. Light on the tart and sour with a bit of raspberrys but not juicy. A bit dry with a little butter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
j12601 (8000) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - MAR 21, 2009
Growler shared at the Smoke from the Oak release. Pours a light clear red with a hint of a white head. Piles of raspberry and a slight bit of crisp acid. Body is thin and fruity, ends with a chewy light sour. Pretty tasty and easy drinking, but a little light.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
VTHopHead (1511) - Barre, Vermont, USA - MAR 8, 2009
Draft at the brewpub - Poured a beautiful ruby red in color with a very small white head. Aroma is all raspberries and quite strong. Flavor matches pretty much and is fairly sweet. Not much here from a beer perspective, but I enjoyed anyway.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
JoeMcPhee (9004) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 31, 2008
Deep red colour and crystal clear. Rich bright raspberry aroma. Bright and fruity smelling. Flavour is a bit strange and flat though. Sort of watery on the palate. A bit of lightly peppery heat, raspberry and a lot of ethanol on the back. Meh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
willblake (2654) - Bel Air, Maryland, USA - DEC 7, 2008
20080730 Tap at brewpub. The brewpub deScription says it is a light, refreshing, strong biere. Well, that is odd. At any rate, the berries are disappointingly the only redeeming quality of this beer as it is seemingly on a backbone of some bland American wheat or something like that.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerdedone (3058) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 8, 2008
Sampled at 08 vt brewers fest. Pours reddish in color with a ultra small white head. Aroma of raspberries. Flavor is tart and fruity with raspberries and is light bodied with a dry finish

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