Brewed by Kirkstall
Style: Fruit Beer
Leeds, England
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 61   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6/5   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
No commercial description

A tick is a star rating
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Towey1989 (3270) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 27, 2016
Keg at The Smithfield, Manchester (Blackjack) A clear red colour with a thin pink head. Aroma of raspberry, some grain, slight red berries and subtle lemon. Taste of tart raspberry, some sharp lemon, slight grain and jammy red berries. Light bodied and moderate carbonation. A sweet and tart raspberry finish. No doubt fruity with tart raspberry dominating. It’s like juice but can tell it’s a fruit beer. So well made, lovely.

imdownthepub (15332) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 23, 2016
Keg at The Brigantes Bar, York. Cloudy brown to red with pink head. Fizzed up tart raspberry flavours from the start, fresh and authentic and a light citrus sourness. The body is medium but it hardly matters here, it’s all about the fruit. Very good.

Theydon_Bois (20632) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2016
Keg at the Waterloo Tap, 04/08/16. Maroon with a crimson cap. Nose is tangy raspberry, bitter sweet berry notes, straw, raspberry pips, grains. Taste comprises raspberry jam, toasted grains, straw, pink berry fizz. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close. Ok for style, not too sweet.

The_Osprey (9157) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2016
Keg at Pigs Ear Richmond as Kirkstall Framboise. Brewed in Belgium and, at this time, one of the top 50 fruit beers in the world according to Ratebeer dot com. Opaque dark purple, scummy white head with a pink hue. Aroma is intense raspberry tart. I could list other raspberry products as comparators, but you’ve already got the point. Body is fairly smooth, tingly carbonation, quite smooth. Taste is raspberry sorbet in a big way, FAB lollies. A bit syrupy, but the carbonation helps here, for a change. Has all the obvious syrupy raspberry fruit, some vanilla and creamy vibes too. I can’t help but like this even if it’s too sweet by my usual standards.

rlgk (18844) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 15, 2016
Draught at Waterloo Tap, London. Cloudy reddish ruby beer with a decent offwhite/pinkish head. Raspberry aroma, strawberries, caramel, some raisins. Fruity raspberry flavor, strawberries, sweetish, some caramel. Too sweet to be refreshing.

ManVsBeer (10953) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2016
Keg @ Black Swan, Leeds. Deep cherry red with a frothy head. I have to agree with the guy that served it me. Very fruity, not s session ale, but a good pick-me-up after a lot of hoppy ales. Belgian in style but not quite up to continental standards.

Travlr (26105) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUL 1, 2016
Draft at Piccadilly Tap. Cloudy to murky purple color, scant head. Huge dusty raspberry aroma with a bit of black pepper. Taste is very sweet berries. Refreshing, good palate cleanser.

mkam (409) - POLAND - APR 21, 2015
from tap. Pours amber/reddish in color with a nice head. Aroma is fruity, raspberry. Taste also fruity with a small amount of sourness. Not a bad fruit beer.

s_hartshorne (2814) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 27, 2015
Keg west riding dewsbury. Red halo white head. Aroma is cherry drops. Taste is nice sour cherries some jammy sweetness decent tart finish. Ok body prickly carbonated. Good stuff.

gegwilson (3803) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 20, 2015
Keg in Brigantes, York. Pours a cloudy thick deep red with a thin layer of cream froth. Sharp raspberry at first which is really pleasant, but there’s a strong perfumy edge that lingers in the finish and reminds me a lot of parma violets.

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 5 6 7
A tick is a star rating
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5