RateBeer
overall
62
87
style
Serve in Flute, Shaker

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 192   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26/5   IBU: 29   EST. CALORIES: 285   ABV: 9.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Voodoo Love Child is our Gran Met aged for three months on passion fruit, cherries, and raspberries. This is unique to Lambics. So we feel, why should they get ale the fun? This ale is inspired by fun, flavor, and a passion for brewing. We say, have a couple and your own Voodoo Love Child later.

Ingredients: (Belgian 2 Row, Belgian light candy sugar, beet sugar, Hattertau hops, and our House Tripel yeast. Aged on Cherries, Raspberries, and Passion Fruit. 19.5 OG, 2 degrees Plato FG. 29 IBUs, 9.5%abv.


auerbrau's rating

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
auerbrau (3203) - Ithaca, New York, USA - APR 1, 2009
22oz Bottle - Wegman’s State College. This one worried me a little when it poured a barely rose-tinted pale gold, with a whitish rim. I was worried this was going to be one of those skunky, rubbery, rotten fruit not really-fruit-beer beers. But it wasn’t. The aroma gave a little pungent cherry liquer and some cranberry juice blended with a nip of alcohol and some soft house yeast. Flavor was relatively mild and the fruits they used came together to form a quiet amalgamated generic "red" flavor, edging towards cherries, but coming out like cranberry jelly. The body was balanced and curt edge of fruit acids made the finish quite palatable. Nothing to get too excited about here as the flavors are at Volume 3, but this wasn’t bad.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (3876) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JUL 27, 2016
on tap @ Voodoo / Homestead PA --- Slightly hazy medium / dark amber, beige that disappears, light streaks of lace. Taste is semi-sweet caramel malt imbued with tropical fruit. Light carbonation and a short finish rob this of the necessary power to complete a big brew. Just average.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AdamChandler (4472) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 22, 2016
burnt orange appearance. hard to get an aroma on this other than sweet and yeast. taste though, watermelon, melon, lemon and even some passion fruit thrown in. has even a welchs grape juice flavor and this is all piled on top of a great belgian yeast presence. very resilient beer. fruit hangs on until the last taste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JStax (4996) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - JUL 19, 2016
Draft pour at the source. The beer is a hazy copper with a white head of foam. The aroma has stone fruits and citrus notes. Hugely sweet beer. Thick mouthfeel. Big body and medium carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (9283) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 18, 2016
On tap @ Homestead location, RBSG 2016. Same appearance as the Granmet. Still sticky-sweet, but with prominent fresh seedy raspberry. I liked it better than the original unfruited Granmet, but still too sweet and estery for me.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ferris (12151) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 15, 2016
Draft - Sweet mango, pineapple and esters. Cloudy gold with a small white. Lots of sweet fruity notes and a long sweet finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Strykzone (6561) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - JUL 15, 2016
Sampled at the brewery. Bright orange and hazy. Sweet fruity nose. Berries and cherry. Earth. Sugar. Yeast. Soft pale malts. Melons. Nice.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
slowrunner77 (9661) - Reno, Nevada, USA - MAY 11, 2016
Markedly nicer aroma than the base beer, which was nice enough already. Cherries and raspberries mostly, while the passionfruit comes in in the aftertaste. Pleasant, if not quite a standout.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
N3lson1 (930) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - APR 19, 2016
Drank from a pint glass, poured from a twelve ounce bottle. Thought the name on the bottle was "Voodoo Love Chile" I was expecting a different type of Fruit Beer. Amazing aromas of cherries and raspberries. Pours a clear golden, almost pinkish, with the slightest amount of head. Nice and smooth for a 9.5%, I could see myself enjoying one of these on a beach!

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nekronos (4039) - Xalapa, MEXICO - APR 13, 2016
Quite amazing. Sweet but not alcoholic weirdness. Finelly brewed and nice fruity afterstaste all over it.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
djd07 (9563) - Houston, Texas, USA - APR 11, 2016
Bottle. Pours a cloudy orange with small frothy white head that diminishes quickly. The aroma is cherry skin, passion fruit, wood. Thin mouth, cherry pith, passion fruit, light finish, good.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 20


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50