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Acai Berry Wheat - Eel River Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
71
okay

140 Ratings
THE BROS
70
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Ratings: 140
Reviews: 88
rAvg: 3.04
pDev: 19.08%
Wants: 3
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Eel River Brewing Co. visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: orbitalr0x on 04-04-2009)
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Reviews by GClarkage:
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GClarkage

California

3.13/5  rDev +3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

06/24/09- Purchased at Mollie Stones in Burlingame, CA.

Presentation- 22oz bottle with no freshness info. Poured into my Duvel tulip.

Apprearance- Deeper golden colored pour....pretty clear. A full inch a medium-fast disappearing head. Does leave some light spotting of lace behind.

Smell- Smells like processed raspberries and blackberries. Not really fresh scent, but not really offensive either.

Taste- Taste matches the nose to a t. Good dose of wheat with a wine cooler like flavor of mostly raspberries. I bit of a sugary hit to it as well.

Mouthfeel- Medium carbonation level with a light and crisp fruity aftertaste.

Drinkability- Pretty much a clone of Marin BC Raspberry Trail Ale. Not bad, not good, just there. Nothing special about it, but it is better on a hot night light we had last night.

Serving type: bottle

06-25-2009 16:25:31 | More by GClarkage
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chinchill

South Carolina

3.23/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Fresh 12 oz bottle with an updated label.

Amber; weak head despite fairly high visible carbonation.

Feel: medium-light body; medium-high carbonation. Dry finish.

Flavor: good, nearly neutral sweet/bitter balance. Very fruity, with the acai berries nearly masking the malts. Lingering fruity flavor.

Aroma: very fruity; natural fruit; subtle bready malt base.

O: worth tryig for acai flavor.

Serving type: bottle

07-20-2014 21:54:02 | More by chinchill
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3.5/5  rDev +15.1%

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2.88/5  rDev -5.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.75

Pours a hazy gold with a foamy bone head that settles to wisps of film on top of the beer. Small dots of lace slowly drip into the remaining beer on the drink down. Smell is of malt, grain, and subdued berry aromas. Taste is much the same with watery grain and slightly tart berry flavors on the finish. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a below average beer that is fairly drinkable but it's quite watery and bland all around.

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Acai Berry Wheat from Eel River Brewing Co.
71 out of 100 based on 140 ratings.