Brewed by Bavik-De Brabandere
Style: Fruit Beer
Harelbeke, Belgium
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap

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RATINGS: 476   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.54   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
Also marketed as Rosarda in the UK
A blend of regular Wittekerke, the best Belgian wheat beer, known for its fruity aroma and taste, together with 10% of the purest Raspberry fruit, and a dash of the Petrus Aged Pale ale, the original mother beer that is aged in oak for up to 3 years. This combination is made in heaven, beer-heaven at the Bavik brewery in Belgium.

agl108's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
agl108 (935) - Upper St. Clair, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 7, 2013
Poured a light pink with fluffy white head. Wheaty, light raspberry flavor with definitive bubblegum notes. Tastes like a wine cooler. I like fruit beers but this one is a bit too girly for me.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
mjik83 (1059) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - SEP 27, 2015
75cl fles via Het Bierhuis, Breda Alcoholpercentage van 4,3% Uitgeschonken in Grolsch glas Uiterlijk: roze met flinke schuim Aroma en smaak: cassis, zoet, fruitig Conclusie: niets voor mij de fruitbieren ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
thanatosti (1215) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 13, 2015
25 cl. bottle @ home, bought @ Plus, Culemborg. Murky brownish pink with no head. Raspberry aroma and taste. Very sweet but with a sour undertone. Not my kind of beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
DroolYeast (523) - Aalborg, DENMARK - SEP 9, 2015
Tap @ wharf, Aalborg. Aroma of sweet raspberry, slight tartness. Hazy reddish amber, tiny white head, lasting. Moderate+ sweetness, light- sourness. Medium body, watery feel, average carbonation, sweet finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
superspak (3627) - Michigan, USA - AUG 14, 2015
330 ml bottle into pint glass, 401022 bottle code. Pours hazy/cloudy reddish orange color with a 1-2 finger dense light pint head with good retention, that reduces to a thin cap that lingers. Nice spotty soapy lacing clings on the glass. Aromas of sweet, juicy, and lightly tart raspberry; pear, apple, wheat, bread, light coriander/clove, and herbal/yeast earthiness. Nice and pleasant aromas with good balance of raspberry, bready malt, and fruity/earthy yeast notes; with solid strength. Taste of juicy, sweet, and lightly tart raspberry; pear, apple, wheat, bread, light coriander/clove, and herbal/yeast earthiness. Minimal yeast spiciness on the finish; with lingering notes of raspberry, pear, apple, wheat, bread, and herbal/yeast earthiness on the finish for a good bit. Good robustness and balance of raspberry, bready malt, and fruity/earthy yeast flavors; with zero cloying sweetness after the finish. Medium carbonation and light-medium body; with a very smooth and fairly creamy/slick mouthfeel that is good. Alcohol is very well hidden with zero warming present after the finish as expected of 4.3%. Overall this is a good standard tasting fruit beer. All around good robustness and balance of raspberry, pale malt, and fruity/earthy yeast flavors; and very smooth and easy to drink. I was hoping for more pronounced witbier character against the fruit flavors; but it was still pleasantly enjoyable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SeniorZozo (305) - Budapest, HUNGARY - AUG 4, 2015
This ain’t beer, this is lemonade. Sweet raspberry lemonade, with some remnants of what should be a wheat beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TorbenJensen (1334) - Valby, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2015
This raspberry beer is a refreshing and mouthwatering beer, which can also maintain a small amount of white and persistent foam. The aroma is a little fruit acid and the taste is of course marked by raspberries. It is not as sweet as it first seems, but has a good acid balance which makes it not become too sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HopsandBolts (212) - Ontario, CANADA - JUL 16, 2015
On tap at the Bier Markt in Ottawa. Lots of raspberry and strawberry flavours. Not a bad summer beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mutz (727) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 16, 2015
Troebel rosebruinig, weinig kraag. Ruikt sterk naar cerise en smaakt ook zo. Helaas weinig pit en een weeige afdonk.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nybol (252) - DENMARK - JUL 15, 2015
Smager meget af frugt, ligesom den skal. Er let syrlig men godt kold er den rigtig god.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rondphoto (3042) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JUL 5, 2015
bottle @ Party Town / Florence KY --- Cloudy medium amber with a rose blush, white rim head, tiny lace dots. Aroma of malt and semi-sweet raspberry. Taste is refreshing grain and raspberry, a clear, palate-cleansing aperitif. Well-conceived and executed.

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