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Raspberry Ale - Thirsty Dog Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
78
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152 Ratings
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Ratings: 152
Reviews: 65
rAvg: 3.38
pDev: 17.46%
Wants: 2
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  3.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: RunawayJim on 04-18-2008)
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2.25/5  rDev -33.4%

Zanico, May 07, 2014
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3/5  rDev -11.2%

HoppyBastard2, Apr 01, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +3.6%

Griffith, Mar 09, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -3.8%

campfirebrew, Mar 09, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +33.1%

Zack, Feb 15, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -3.8%

WVbeergeek, Feb 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev +18.3%

b1515152004, Jan 18, 2014
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2.25/5  rDev -33.4%

xbrettfavrex, Nov 21, 2013
Photo of tillmac62
3.89/5  rDev +15.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours golden with a nice lingering head that laces well. Nose is strong of raspberry, unfortunately, the taste is not as pronounced. The raspberry is there, and asserts itself more as it warms, but with nothing else to make a more complex flavor profile, it comes across as a tad bland. The beer is somewhat dry, with a touch of sweetness on the finish. A nice residual raspberry flavor lingers after the finish. Body is light and is well carbonated. Overall a very good summer ale. A good choice for after cutting grass in the heat.

tillmac62, Nov 15, 2013
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3/5  rDev -11.2%

ejimhof, Sep 08, 2013
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4/5  rDev +18.3%

tallfellapgh, Aug 23, 2013
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3/5  rDev -11.2%

pjkelley82, Aug 20, 2013
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4/5  rDev +18.3%

Beer_Slayer, Jul 30, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +25.7%

camartin27, Jul 30, 2013
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4/5  rDev +18.3%

mjw1200, Jul 30, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -3.8%

UltimateLivewire, Jul 27, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +3.6%

pathman, Jul 06, 2013
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3.39/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Pours a rich ruby color with an unremarkable head.

S: Here is the beer's greatest strength--the raspberry scent is remarkable. Make sure to pour the beer into a glass (obviously) as the smell is what makes the taste.

T: The taste is not complex, and while the raspberry is a bit too sweet, it's refreshing and the raspberry tastes fresh and natural.

M: Somewhat crisp, it's not too thin but still manages to be a great session beer. Perfect for summer.

Overall: With a low ABV, an incredible smell, and a great mouthfeel, this is a simple craft beer worth trying and enjoying with friends in July or August. It will be hard to have just one.

DeFaz, Jun 30, 2013
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4/5  rDev +18.3%

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3/5  rDev -11.2%

riemster, Jun 20, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +3.6%

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Raspberry Ale from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 152 ratings.