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Imperial Raspberry Bu Weisse - De Garde Brewing

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Imperial Raspberry Bu Weisse
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BA SCORE
98
world-class

45 Ratings
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Ratings: 45
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 4.55
pDev: 6.59%
Wants: 105
Gots: 4 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
De Garde Brewing visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: scotv on 12-02-2013)
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4.25/5  rDev -6.6%

sendsilk, Oct 16, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

omegagogetass4, Oct 01, 2014
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3.7/5  rDev -18.7%

Pour is a deep opaque red with a white head and pink hue. Nose is extremely rich and seedy raspberry, almost pie like, with a touch of creamy lactic acid in back. Taste is similar, lots of seedy raspberry, very rich flavors, fairly tart, lacto towards the back of the palate. Creamy light body, moderate carbonation, dry finish, gets a bit acetic and acidic hot in the back.

cpetrone84, Sep 25, 2014
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wethorseblanket, Sep 25, 2014
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Anaxagoris, Sep 24, 2014
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GRG1313, Sep 24, 2014
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SteveMcGlone, Sep 09, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +4.4%

laminam, Aug 28, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -6.6%

Quackus, Aug 26, 2014
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Kurmaraja, Aug 22, 2014
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facesnorth, Jul 22, 2014
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drummermattie02, Jul 18, 2014
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kbhess, Jun 28, 2014
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akang, Jun 22, 2014
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Petcha, Jun 14, 2014
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nkeckhar, Jun 11, 2014
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Mbrown44, Jun 02, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Reviewing the Imperial Raspberry Bu, a Berliner weiss from De Garde Brewing out of Tillamook, Oregon.

Score: 97

December 2012 vintage bottle served in a stemmed De Garde glass and enjoyed on 01/12/14.

Appearance: Pours a murky pinkish red color with a finger-plus of head that settles to a nice layer. Poor lacing and retention. Lovely lovely color. 4.75/5

Smell: Huge candied raspberry nose with a mineral water backbone. Hint of lemon, dash of vinegar. Simple, but incredibly appealing and bright/fresh smelling. 4.75/5

Taste: Big, tart raspberry character throughout, with a good pucker upfront and dry finish. Light vinegar and zesty lemon. Tastes just like it smells. Simple, but incredibly delicious. 4.75/5

Mouthfeel: Light bodied, good carbonation. Awesome tartness upfront, with a lovely, dry finish. Residuals sweetness too. Nice sweet and sour mix. 4.75/5

Overall: De Garde is simply killing it with Berliners. Seek this beer out!

Cost: $10 for a 750 ml bottle.

jegross2, May 31, 2014
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5/5  rDev +9.9%

nattomoto, May 09, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev -1.1%

TaborTime, May 09, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -6.6%

chippo33, May 08, 2014
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Phobicsquirrel, May 05, 2014
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baybum, Apr 29, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -6.6%

AlexFields, Apr 13, 2014
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Imperial Raspberry Bu Weisse from De Garde Brewing
98 out of 100 based on 45 ratings.