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RATINGS: 80   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
The Belgian Black Raspberry is a strong black ale brewed with imported malt, hops and yeast. This beer is aged for 9 months and infused with 150 pounds of real raspberries. It is smooth, strong and culminates with an amazing dark raspberry finish.

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3.4
beernovice39 (3270) - Idaho, USA - FEB 27, 2012
Draft at Barleys. Black pour with a light brown head. Scent is sweet roasted malt, chocolate and fruit. Taste is roasty with chocolate and fruit.

3.3
rondphoto (4439) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - FEB 26, 2012
Opaque black with a rim head and no lace. Bitter chocolate shows early, persisting to the end; the finish produces a light splash of fruit juice, perhaps raspberry. Good, but not great.

3.8
jtd6628 (362) - North Carolina, USA - FEB 11, 2012
Reall good beer. Nice level of aroma with hints of fruit juice and roast. The taste was chocolaty and finished fruity.

2.9
nimbleprop (8377) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUN 25, 2011
22oz bottle pours an oily opaque black with a thin, spitty beige head. Big raspberry aroma, very jammy, chocolate, very fruity. Flavor is sweet, tart, raspberry, lots of berries, raspberries too, light malt. Medium bodied, sweet finish.

3.6
msante79 (2225) - Mount Prospect, Illinois, USA - APR 24, 2011
On tap at Growler’s in the NoDa neighborhood of Charlotte. Can’t believe this is listed as a raspberry beers. Pours like a stout. Dark brown, almost black with a tan head. Aromas of roasted malts and chocolate. Flavors of roasted malts, chocolate, little coffee, and maybe a bit of fruit. Finishes dry and roasty. Solid stout imo.

3.5
OldStyleCubFan (77) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - APR 8, 2011
Nice beer. One of the better Big Boss beers. $3 draft at leesville taproom is a nice deal. I dont get any Belgian qualities out of this...just a stout w/ slight raspberry finish. I would guess they used an american ale yeast vs. a belgian yeast but what do I know. No raspberry in the nose just stouty maltyness. Very easy to drink, nice pour on draft.

3.3
beerme31 (685) - Holly Springs, North Carolina, USA - APR 1, 2011
On Draft. Dark brown color, medium tan head. Aroma of raspberries, roasty, dark chocolate. Smooth, creamy , sweet raspberry finish. Flavor also has a mild hop bitterness.

3.6
maniac (3800) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 17, 2010
On tap at WBF-Raleigh on 04/24/2010. Dark black body with a medium creamy light brown head. Sweet roast, chocolate and light fruit aroma. Sweet fruit flavor with chocolate and roast. Medium full body with moderately low carbonation.

3
VertBaconStrips (2389) - Blerkablerka, VENEZUELA - AUG 21, 2010
RBSG. Where? No clue... maybe on the bus to MBF. Brownish black brew with a thin head. Lots of roast and tons of raspberries are prevalent, something powerdery and so-so chocolate scents. Tasty stuff albeit a bit odd. Raspberries everywhere, sour and weird, light bakers chocolate is semi-hidden. More sourness but overall it seems a touch watery.. then again, maybe that is due to the fact that everything I drank before this was some form of bourbon barrel aged stout. Decent brew - thanks to whoever brought this.

3.7
Savvy1982 (1706) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 29, 2010
Bottle. Pours cola brown, thin head, poor lacing. Nose is sweet roast, raspberries, chocolate cake, Belgian yeast, light spiciness. Flavoursw are quite raspberry-led, tart roastiness, cocoa, quite good.


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