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Dark Horse Raspberry Ale - Dark Horse Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
77
okay

489 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 489
Reviews: 215
rAvg: 3.34
pDev: 15.57%
Wants: 9
Gots: 20 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Dark Horse Brewing Company visit their website
Michigan, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Mitchster on 08-05-2003)
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techfed87

Michigan

2.63/5  rDev -21.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Pours a large, foamy head, very froth-like in texture and appearance. Smell has the characteristics of sour grape skins, with a vague scent of raspberries in the background.

Taste is quite a bit lighter than I thought it would be. It has the consistency of an average lager, with hints of raspberry. And while that's no reason to throw the bottle out, it's not particularly a very good reason to choose this beer over other ones of the same category, such as say, Founder's Rubaeus. It's premise is fine and good, but the delivery just isn't there.

My advise: while this is not a bad beer, there are much better options to look into than this one.

Serving type: bottle

01-21-2010 03:35:06 | More by techfed87
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Dark Horse Raspberry Ale from Dark Horse Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 489 ratings.