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Framboise Froment - Redoak Boutique Beer Cafe

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Framboise Froment
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 20.78%
Wants: 2
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Redoak Boutique Beer Cafe visit their website

Style | ABV
Lambic - Fruit |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 10-22-2004)
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Photo of bostonryan
2.5/5  rDev -35.1%

bostonryan, Sep 10, 2012
Photo of sgwestby
4.35/5  rDev +13%

Brewed with fresh hand picked local raspberries, this is one of the best non-lambic style fruit beers I have ever sampled. A very refreshing brew,slightly tart and not at all sweet as other versions of this style can tend to be.
Ideal as an accomaniment to a desert at the end of a meal.

sgwestby, Aug 12, 2006
Photo of czechsaaz
4.03/5  rDev +4.7%

Lots o yeasty estery aroma and a good dose of the Raspberry.

Nice red color with a small pinkish head.

The beer is a little tart and has lots of fruit flavor. This is neither a tart lambic - a la Cantillon - or an artifically sweetened fruit beer. According to the brewer, there is no additional sugar, just what comes naturally from the raspberries. underneath it all, it seems like a very refreshing wheat beer.

Very enjoyable as a hot weather quencher. Would also go amazingly with some kind of chocolate desert.

czechsaaz, Sep 02, 2005
Photo of revdrjbob
4.53/5  rDev +17.7%

Now here's a beer worth drinking by the flute-load! My girlfriend and I visited the Redoak yesterday on a whirlwind trip through Sydney, and loved the place. We spent close to 4 hours having a late lunch.
The Framboise came in a bottle, and was poured into a long stemmed champagne like flute. The first suprise was the colour, a brilliant soft pink, with a dense slightly pinkish head. The aroma was clearly and powerfully of fresh raspberries, no malt was detectable. It tasted like pure raspberry heaven! Raspberry, almonds, sweet malt, a slight tang of yeast, vanilla, yummo! Finished with a long sweet fruit end. Possibly the best Framboise we've ever tasted!

revdrjbob, Oct 22, 2004
Framboise Froment from Redoak Boutique Beer Cafe
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.