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Framboise De Amorosa - The Lost Abbey

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BA SCORE
96
world-class

902 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 902
Reviews: 227
rAvg: 4.34
pDev: 8.76%
Wants: 458
Gots: 232 | FT: 16
Brewed by:
The Lost Abbey visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Wild Ale |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: largadeer on 02-09-2010

Framboise de Amorosa is our first foray into the world of raspberry beers. It begins as Lost and Found ale and is sent into freshly emptied red wine barrels. The beer spends over a year in the wood during which time it is spiked with three additions of raspberries.

The first sip produces a sweet start with a long drawn out sour finish. Some of the sweetness from the raspberries comes out before acidic notes join the mix. On the back end of the beer is a smoothing oak character which keeps the beer from becoming dull.
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Ratings: 902 | Reviews: 227
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Framboise De Amorosa from The Lost Abbey
96 out of 100 based on 902 ratings.