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Frambozen Raspberry Brown Ale - New Belgium Brewing

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Frambozen Raspberry Brown AleFrambozen Raspberry Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
82
good

719 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 719
Reviews: 372
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 14.05%
Wants: 32
Gots: 21 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 11-03-2001)
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Jeffwildcat

Arizona

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

04-20-2014 03:15:26 | More by Jeffwildcat
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SkinniePost

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

04-17-2014 19:52:57 | More by SkinniePost
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DeanMoriarty

California

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

04-14-2014 17:46:17 | More by DeanMoriarty
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smogfood

Wisconsin

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

04-14-2014 17:24:11 | More by smogfood
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rrski198

Georgia

3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

04-13-2014 19:46:36 | More by rrski198
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Notacraftdrinker

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

04-12-2014 18:17:11 | More by Notacraftdrinker
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afsdan

Colorado

4/5  rDev +10.2%

04-09-2014 04:46:56 | More by afsdan
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Ristaccia

Nebraska

4/5  rDev +10.2%

04-04-2014 07:21:23 | More by Ristaccia
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munky35

California

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

03-28-2014 04:16:11 | More by munky35
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Craiger1967

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

Poured into a Guiness Pint Glass

Appearance: Dary Ruby color, low head that disappears quickly, low lacing

Smell, a very raspberry Jam smell, low hops and hefty malt scent

Taste: this is a bit sweet for a brown ale, definitely not something I would normally buy, perhaps this is more of a desert beer than a session type ale.

Mouthfeel, with the addition of the raspberry it changes the feel of this beer, it has the malt feel to it and at the end of the drink it's a bit watery, overall it's not that bad of a beer, just not my thing.

If you are going to invest in a fruit type of beer, I think it best to stick with Lambics or Belgian styles that are conducive to fruit in general.

03-22-2014 14:20:15 | More by Craiger1967
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monkeybeerbelly

New York

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

03-20-2014 21:55:51 | More by monkeybeerbelly
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JCam9981

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

03-18-2014 14:39:52 | More by JCam9981
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TooGood

Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

03-16-2014 12:17:50 | More by TooGood
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Rosstheboss

Iowa

3/5  rDev -17.4%

03-12-2014 02:44:44 | More by Rosstheboss
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peabody

Kentucky

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

03-08-2014 16:20:32 | More by peabody
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CUBeerBuff

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

03-06-2014 05:48:27 | More by CUBeerBuff
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Lare453

Florida

3/5  rDev -17.4%

03-04-2014 04:13:43 | More by Lare453
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EvanWilliams

Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

03-01-2014 02:25:31 | More by EvanWilliams
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appetiteforparis

Colorado

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

02-22-2014 22:47:32 | More by appetiteforparis
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rlee1390

Indiana

3.68/5  rDev +1.4%

A-Clear deep ruby, not much carbonation at all, one finger head that doesn't last long.

S-Lots of raspberries, rather sweet, a fine line between artificial and good. Not much else though.

T-Extremely sweet raspberries. Almost like a fruit snack. But there is nothing else to the beer. And I decided it was too sweet.

M-Very light, watery not much carbonation at all.

O-Too much raspberries, too sweet, nothing else to this beer. If you absolutely love raspberries give it a whirl but not much of a reason otherwise.

02-22-2014 21:15:31 | More by rlee1390
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Recless7

Idaho

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

02-22-2014 06:36:45 | More by Recless7
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HideYaBeer

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

02-20-2014 20:53:02 | More by HideYaBeer
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jscheuf

Illinois

4/5  rDev +10.2%

02-19-2014 17:49:34 | More by jscheuf
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Skunkdrool

California

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

02-18-2014 19:04:11 | More by Skunkdrool
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Keith_R

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

02-17-2014 21:48:18 | More by Keith_R
Frambozen Raspberry Brown Ale from New Belgium Brewing
82 out of 100 based on 719 ratings.