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Solstice D'été Aux Framboises - Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel

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95
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164 Ratings
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Ratings: 164
Reviews: 43
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: 7.93%
Wants: 166
Gots: 19 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel visit their website
Quebec, Canada

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Berliner weiss with raspberries.

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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

ktat, Aug 13, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

slowfade, Aug 13, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

BARFLYB, Aug 11, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

M-girard, Aug 09, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

Beervana, Aug 09, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

Rborre321, Jul 27, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Sampled at VT Brewfest.

A-Awesome! Looks like cranberry juice. a tiny slice of pink froth. Love the looks.

S-Puréed raspberries. Tart, young raspberries. Underlying wheat and non-fruit funk. Natural! Just a bit restrained in the nose but it still smells delectable.

T-Raspberries, both ripe and tart. Natural flavor. Akin to the nose in the best way. I need 40 more samples. The Berliner aspects aren't completely washed away either.

M-Light, quenching, crisp. Very drinkable with a fruit juice feel.

O-One of my most sought-after beers at the festival; actually one of my more sought after beers. Raspberry Berliner Weiss! Oh yes. An absolute stunner. Exceeded rather high expectations.

VelvetExtract, Jul 25, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -18.4%

my_knew_craft, Jul 20, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

GRG1313, Jul 19, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

DantheMan75, Jul 17, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

jt2488, Jul 15, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -18.4%

Socialiste, Jul 10, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

edugasmtl, Jul 07, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -24.2%

MatChar, Jul 07, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Gotti311, Jul 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev -6.8%

Aisha, Jun 29, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -24.2%

K-Creedon, Jun 25, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

allenson21, Jun 22, 2014
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4.04/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A: Really raspberry red, even a pink head to boot. Retention is somewhat minimal but lacing isn't bad. High carbonation is visible.

S: REAL raspberries. nothing artificial smelling here. Deliciously tart smelling.

T: Raspberries and more raspberries. Tart even bordering on pretty sour. Good beer base that highlights the fruit. Not overdone and it doesn't taste like a wine cooler as some poorer fruit beers do. No artificial tasting either which is a departure from most of the sub par fruit beers I've had. Hops are minimal as are bitterness letting the fruit really shine and take on it's true fold, unmuddled.

M: Nice carbonation leaning towards the higher side. Moderate to thin body.

O: This is a fruit beer i can get along with. Not that overly chemically, artificial mess that fruit beers usually end up as. Recommend to someone who believes fruit beers are a boring style as i once did.

Haydn-Juby, Jun 22, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

Matt1385, Jun 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -12.6%

groleau, Jun 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev -6.8%

BeerForMuscle, Jun 15, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -18.4%

LarryAppleton, Jun 14, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

OkayBrendan, Jun 10, 2014
Solstice D'été Aux Framboises from Brasserie Dieu Du Ciel
95 out of 100 based on 164 ratings.