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Samuel Smith's Organic Raspberry Fruit Beer - Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)

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Samuel Smith's Organic Raspberry Fruit BeerSamuel Smith's Organic Raspberry Fruit Beer

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BA SCORE
86
very good

358 Ratings
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Ratings: 358
Reviews: 156
rAvg: 3.84
pDev: 12.24%
Wants: 19
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster) visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TKempe on 01-20-2009)
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Kerrie

Michigan

4.16/5  rDev +8.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

I reviewed the Organic Strawberry last week and loved it, so it's time to give this one a shot!

A- Looks dark copper with a pinkish head (one finger or so, which doesn't last too long) and some decent lacing.

S- Smells like tart fruit, thankfully not artificial. Not sure if I'd be able to tell it was raspberry simply due to the smell, though.

T- Tastes like tart raspberries. The aftertaste is pleasant and lingers for quite a bit.

M- Light and fruity, but not thin or watery. Perfect for this type of beer.

Overall, I like it, but I was far more impressed with the strawberry. I suppose it depends on your fruit preference, though. That said, the Organic Strawberry had more of a strawberry/sweet flavor than this does a raspberry one.

Serving type: bottle

02-25-2013 01:25:17 | More by Kerrie
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bdonley5

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

02-24-2013 02:31:37 | More by bdonley5
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Danielr26

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

02-18-2013 19:02:02 | More by Danielr26
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oline73

Maryland

3.46/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured from the bottle into a wine glass.

Pours a hazy reddish color with some off white head. The smell is quite mild and not overly fruity. The flavor is quite sweet and full of raspberries. A bit like fruit juice with an acidic note as well. Nothing I need to have again.

Serving type: bottle

02-17-2013 23:00:26 | More by oline73
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buckyp

South Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -15.4%

02-13-2013 03:00:28 | More by buckyp
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prisoner1572

Illinois

3/5  rDev -21.9%

02-10-2013 20:32:29 | More by prisoner1572
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rob133

California

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

01-29-2013 00:20:46 | More by rob133
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Liquoric3

Germany

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

01-25-2013 22:55:07 | More by Liquoric3
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dmorgan310

Panama

4/5  rDev +4.2%

01-20-2013 02:22:56 | More by dmorgan310
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doc17325

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

01-19-2013 23:28:09 | More by doc17325
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iKrystin

Washington

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

01-13-2013 20:50:05 | More by iKrystin
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boartfield1

California

4.5/5  rDev +17.2%

01-12-2013 22:09:09 | More by boartfield1
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hilgart1

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

01-12-2013 21:42:37 | More by hilgart1
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UncleBuccs

Arizona

4/5  rDev +4.2%

01-09-2013 04:39:40 | More by UncleBuccs
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OregonGrown7

Nebraska

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

12-30-2012 03:01:37 | More by OregonGrown7
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t0rin0

California

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

12-27-2012 02:06:07 | More by t0rin0
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wer

Sweden

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

12-22-2012 02:31:46 | More by wer
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wembly13

West Virginia

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

12-16-2012 15:21:22 | More by wembly13
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Jamesthebrit

Michigan

3.58/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A: Sort of like a hazy red color. I mean, it looks good enough. Little head but leaves lacing.

S: Bam! Hits you with sweetness and raspberry. Very fruity, very nice.

T: Pretty good but a bit unbalanced. Sweetness is a bit too much. Raspberry is a little muddled under a candy overtone. Otherwise not too bad.

M: Sits light. Carbonation is overpowering. Again, not bad but average indeed.

This being the last of the Sam Smith fruit beers I had to try, it's better than the others (except apricot which was great) this beer is still not mind blowing. The sweetness is out of control which, as I like lambics, is something to say. Other lambics/fruit beers I've had seem to have more balance. Not bad, but there are better options.

Serving type: bottle

12-11-2012 23:22:37 | More by Jamesthebrit
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brother_rat

New York

3.5/5  rDev -8.9%

12-10-2012 18:45:29 | More by brother_rat
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JSchock7

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev -2.3%

12-06-2012 06:43:41 | More by JSchock7
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scratch69

Missouri

4.23/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I poured a bottle into a pint glass.

Appearance- Cloudy, dark ruby color with two fingers worth of fizzy, reddish colored head. Fair amount of lacing.

Smell- Raspberries and a hint of malt.

Taste- Sweet raspberry flavor with some malt. Slight tart finish.

Mouthfeel- On the light end of medium bodied. Crisp with a moderate amount of fizzy carbonation.

Overall- This is one of the better fruit beers that I have had. Very good , but if you are not into sweet fruit beers stay away from this.

Serving type: bottle

12-02-2012 18:40:29 | More by scratch69
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EGolfer4

Illinois

4/5  rDev +4.2%

11-26-2012 00:42:06 | More by EGolfer4
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andrewkgray91

Colorado

4.75/5  rDev +23.7%

11-20-2012 19:02:41 | More by andrewkgray91
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simi46

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +10.7%

11-18-2012 02:03:06 | More by simi46
Samuel Smith's Organic Raspberry Fruit Beer from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
86 out of 100 based on 358 ratings.