overall
100
100
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Serve in Flute, Shaker

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RATINGS: 950   WEIGHTED AVG: 4.17/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 465   ABV: 15.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Real raspberries abound in this chocolate caramel after dinner treat. Aged for a smooth texture and drinkability. This lager beer will handle additional age very well.
Batch 1 - brewed 2002, bottled same year 10.6%
Batch 2 - brewed late 2004, released 2005
Batch 3 - Brewed 2007, released very end of 2007
Batch 4 - Brewed 2012, released 2013 15.5%
Batch 5 - Brewed 2014, released late 2014
Batch 6 - Brewed 2016, released late 2016

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4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BuckeyeBoy (6766) - Boise, Idaho, USA - NOV 3, 2015
Have had 2004, 2007, little nip bottles along with on tap at GABF a few years back behind the pour stations pour after pour and the most resent batch. Pours out a muddy pinkish amber a little bubble head. Sweet raspberries some chocolate and booze. Taste is amazing rich raspberries chocolate and a nice sweetness. I am a big fan of the older ones over the new one. We did a side by side 2014 and 2007. The 2007 killed it!!!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
drfabulous (7211) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - OCT 9, 2015
Bottled shared at Todds. Sticky syrup boozy raspberry stuff. Brown ish in color. 2014 bottle.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Weezel (270) - Florida, USA - SEP 23, 2015
2012 edition. Pours thick with little head retention and a dark deep purple. Huge aromas of raspberries as they have held up nicely. Faint whiffs of burnt sugar and toasted biscuit. Very fruit forward, very sweet, but in a delicate way. Though it is sweet, the background flavors of chocolate and wafers help to give it depth. Sip slow and let it warm up, this is better room temperature.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
GothGargoyle (2573) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 3, 2015
Dark ruby with a small pale head. Aroma is raspberry jam, plum, strawberry. Full bodied, sweet and syrupy on the palate, long fruity finish with a warming finish. Taste is raspberries, raspberry jam, plums, caramel. So tasty.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tmongoose (2346) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - AUG 8, 2015
11.7oz bottle shared to snifter. I have been after this delicious offering for some time and it finally came to fruition. the pinkish liquid with no head and soft carbonation was such a delight on the nose so much raspberry and light chocolate notes. the flavor reminded me of raspberry cough syrup in a good way. yes it is a bit cloying in the raspberry sweetness but it was so good with hints of chocolate and caramel. it was so intense and finished with a nice booze warmth. so happy got to share this one finally. hats off kuhnhenn.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
rouhlas (3083) - GREECE - AUG 2, 2015
From old notes. From tap at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2013. Red color with pink head. Fruity aroma, raspberry - berries - cherries, malty, caramel and chocolate notes. Heavy sweet taste like aroma. Medium to full oily sticky body with flat carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jkwood04 (5368) - Connecticut, USA - JUL 31, 2015
12.7oz bottle in a tulip. Pours deep amber with a small head. Aroma of raspberries, some dark chocolate, some caramel and sweet malts, and hints of alcohol. Flavor an incredible blend of everything with strong raspberry, chocolate, and caramel. Smooth texture. A very cool beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Krej (223) - USA - JUL 17, 2015
Strong smell, very sweet. Kinda think tasting. Cant taste the alcohol really. Pretty good!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Zakoon (488) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 15, 2015
2012 bottle, thanks to ineedbeer Pours dark and cloudy ruby brown with no head. Aroma is raspberries and some vanilla. Flavour is sweet, a mixture of port wine and dessert liquor. Full bodied, oily texture, soft carbonation. Finish is sweet and lots of raspberries coated with sugar. A slow sipper.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
fletchfighters (1465) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 13, 2015
2012 bottle Thanks to Owen for the bottle Raspberry brown color, just a thin collar. No head Nose is chocolate covered raspberry. Enticing nose and almost perfect in the balance, Taste is chocolate, caramel, tart raspberry. Tastes like the old school cherry redskins in every way. Just a slight bit syrupy and a bit boozy but otherwise a sublime beer. Fun to sip.


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