Brewed by Alley Kat Brewing Company
Style: Fruit Beer
Edmonton, Canada
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap


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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 2.69/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.73/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
A celebration of raspberries with a dry, tasrt finish. Contains: watr, malt, hops, raspberries, yeast and lactobacilus.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Powertrip (1000) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 21, 2012
Single bottle purchased from a Sobeys Liqour Store in Canmore, AB on 08/10/2012. Colour: Dark orange and light brown, with medium-low bright white head. Nose: Raspberry juice, grandmas perfume, handful of crushed roses, late coffee dough. Taste: Medium-light sweet, light bitter, medium sour. Well as claimed, good and tart of the raspberry sort. Faintest dash of peach. Some light malt shines through in the middle. More long lingering sourness through the finish. Quite 1-dimensional but not mis-led.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
JoeZasada (315) - Beaumont, Alberta, CANADA - SEP 3, 2012
Bomber bottle. Pours a clear reddish-pink with a thin pink head. Aroma of fruit and yeast. Taste: A tart raspberry flavour, slightly sour, not overly sweet. Finishes with a raspberry tartness. Perfect carbonation level. Very good example of a tart raspberry beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blankboy (7482) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 21, 2013
Bottle [650ml] shared with GregClow, mds, jerc & mabel -- c/o j&m. Pours a clearish gold-peach with an average size semi-lasting fizzy white head. Odd aroma, not bad but certainly unique, of raspberries, lactic notes, herbal and floral notes and its quite perfumey. Flavours the same along with a slightly harsh finish. Average bodied. I can see some not liking this but I didnt mind it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mabel (8652) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 9, 2014
[5906-20131010] 650mL bottle. Perfumey fruity raspberry aroma. Clear, pale orange pink body with a quick foamy white head. Fruity raspberry flavour is a little tart. Medium body. Interesting. A little perfumey. (6/3/7/3/12) 3.1
(w/ blankboy, Greg Clow, jercraigs, mds)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
reebtogi (6022) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 19, 2012
650ml bottle pours a pinkish amber color with a fast dissipating bubbly white head that leaves a few specks of lacing on the glass. Aroma is light raspberries with a hint of smoke. Taste is tart raspberries with an odd smokiness and not much else. Light bodied with some nice carbonation. A decent fruit beer with kind of an odd flavor, but still somewhat enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
thb (815) - Alberta, CANADA - AUG 7, 2012
Pours a fizzy pinky-orange with thin bubbly white head. Aromas of raspberry, decomposing hay. The beer is definitely tart, but Id stop short of sour. The raspberry is there but not overpowering - I actually like the level of raspberry, (and it tastes like real raspberries). The beer behind it is barely there though, and without that it tastes like raspberry juice thats gone off with some bubbles in it. I realize that may be to style, but it stops me from liking it as much as Id like to.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jercraigs (10145) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 18, 2013
2013-10-10. Pink tinged yellow body with a small off white head. Aroma is floral and phenolic, some supririsingly strong perfumey notes, muted raspberry. Flavour is mild, tart raspberry sort of perfumey character is a bit odd at tims. Average to light bodied palate, good carbonation. The bottle is likely quite old at this point unless they have brewed this again so I initially thought that it might be a bit off, but the perfumey character that is the biggest negative for me seems to have been present in earlier reviews as well. Bottle via trade with Ferris.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Reimer96 (1743) - Alberta, CANADA - OCT 8, 2015
Definitely had a tart dry raspberry finish... But otherwise not much to this beer or cant think of a great time to have too much of this beer. Had a growler of it and its just not as tart as sour beers should be.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Ferris (13839) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 5, 2013
Bottle - Yeast and raspberries on the nose. Bubble an highly carbonated clear orange with a white fizzy head. Sweet and tart with heavy carbonation. Not enough flavor or for that matter anything, almost like a very fizzy cheap wine.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
patricks110 (2468) - Alberta, CANADA - AUG 2, 2012
I appreciate that Alley Kat has the guts to try something like this, but it didnt really work that well. Smells and tastes like lightly acetic water with raspeberries and sanitizing solution. The nose and flavor literally have a chlorine - esque flavor. Unpleasant.

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