1. Extreme Beer Fest. March 20 & 21, 2015 in Boston, Mass. Join us!
  2. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  3. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

La Choulette Framboise - Brasserie La Choulette

Not Rated.
La Choulette FramboiseLa Choulette Framboise

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
86
very good

82 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 82
Reviews: 58
rAvg: 3.82
pDev: 12.04%
Wants: 5
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brasserie La Choulette visit their website
France

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 08-09-2003)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 82 | Reviews: 58 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of AndyEdgar
4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

AndyEdgar, Aug 14, 2014
Photo of afsdan
4/5  rDev +4.7%

afsdan, May 22, 2014
Photo of djrn2
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

djrn2, May 22, 2014
Photo of DrunkinYogi
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

DrunkinYogi, Mar 09, 2014
Photo of gonzo000
4/5  rDev +4.7%

gonzo000, Feb 17, 2014
Photo of barebearbeer
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

barebearbeer, Jan 30, 2014
Photo of BillRoth
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

BillRoth, Dec 07, 2013
Photo of Janeinma
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

Janeinma, Nov 04, 2013
Photo of razorsdescent
4/5  rDev +4.7%

razorsdescent, Nov 03, 2013
Photo of Ivanhoes_Backpack
2.5/5  rDev -34.6%

Ivanhoes_Backpack, Oct 28, 2013
Photo of mquartuccio87
4/5  rDev +4.7%

mquartuccio87, Oct 26, 2013
Photo of Digimaika2
3.94/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

(3.75) A: Beautiful clear raspberry colour with a thin head that quickly recedes to a ring. Satisfactory retention and minimal lacing.

(3.75) S: Raspberry jam, cranberries, dry woody elements, cracker-like grains, and orchard fruits. The raspberry is more of a natural and slightly sweet (jammy) aroma. The focus is definitely on the raspberry, with other fruit aromas that compliment it.

(4.0) T: Raspberry juice, grains, light wood, and tart cranberry. The raspberry is again the focus and it’s a very fresh and juicy berry taste. Other typical farmhouse qualities are a little difficult to pick out but the overall taste is very good regardless. A very pleasing dryness in the finish with a tartness and crispness throughout.

(4.0) M: Lighter bodied with a higher (fizzy) carbonation. The carbonation works well with the fruit focus.

(4.0) D: As a lover of the raspberry I have to say that this is very good. This would be an excellent spring/summer sipper outdoors somewhere.

Digimaika2, Aug 19, 2013
Photo of leroybrown10
3/5  rDev -21.5%

leroybrown10, Jul 24, 2013
Photo of SocalKicks
4/5  rDev +4.7%

SocalKicks, Jun 23, 2013
Photo of GRG1313
3.25/5  rDev -14.9%

GRG1313, May 22, 2013
Photo of drgonzo2k2
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

drgonzo2k2, May 19, 2013
Photo of kaelingirl
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

kaelingirl, Apr 14, 2013
Photo of metter98
3.88/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

A: The beer is quite hazy red in color and has a moderate amount of carbonation. It poured with a finger and a half high beige head that gradually died down, leaving a thin head covering the surface and some lacing down the sides of the glass.
S: Light to moderate aromas of raspberries are present in the nose—without having any sweetness or tartness.
T: The taste is similar to the smell and has a type of raspberry flavor similar to hard German raspberry candies (but without nearly all of the sweetness).
M: It feels very light-bodied (but not watery) on the palate and has a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is especially easy to drink and seems rather unique as a fruit-flavored bière de garde. I could see this as a good choice for someone that wants to try a fruity beer but doesn't want something very sweet.

metter98, Apr 10, 2013
Photo of bishopdc0
3.75/5  rDev -1.8%

bishopdc0, Mar 27, 2013
Photo of matjack85
3.5/5  rDev -8.4%

matjack85, Jan 28, 2013
Photo of Kelp
2.75/5  rDev -28%

Kelp, Jan 20, 2013
Photo of Auror
4/5  rDev +4.7%

Auror, Jan 09, 2013
Photo of Amalak
4.25/5  rDev +11.3%

Amalak, Nov 17, 2012
Photo of UCLABrewN84
3.68/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Pours a murky dark red with a foamy reddish-white head that settles to a film on top of the beer. Foamy swaths of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is mainly of raspberries and raspberry juice. Taste is much the same but quite watery in my opinion. There is more of a fresh raspberry flavor than other raspberry beers I have had in the past though. This beer has a good level of carbonation with a crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good beer that is pretty tasty but has a better smell in my opinion.

UCLABrewN84, Sep 07, 2012
Photo of t0rin0
3.25/5  rDev -14.9%

t0rin0, Sep 01, 2012
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
La Choulette Framboise from Brasserie La Choulette
86 out of 100 based on 82 ratings.