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Son Of A Peach - RJ Rockers Brewing Company

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Ratings: 599
Reviews: 170
rAvg: 3.55
pDev: 18.03%
Wants: 28
Gots: 54 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
RJ Rockers Brewing Company visit their website
South Carolina, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
An unfiltered American wheat ale made with real mean peaches. The only thing missing is the fuzz. Savor the anger. Available during the late Spring and Summer months.

(Beer added by: mikesgroove on 02-27-2009)
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2.75/5  rDev -22.5%

WOLFGANG, Aug 08, 2013
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3.33/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: Hazy orange (peachy?) glass pours with a huge white meringue head that was dense enough to have different texture and color as it dried out on top. The head was a little over the top in size but nice to see it last and coat the glass with sticky lace.

Smell: Full fruity nose, it says "fruit extract flavoring" to me, but does hit the peach mark. It overwhelms any other beer like smell.

Taste: Generally light flavor save for the pretty intense fruit aspect. Tastes a little Jolly Ranger, candied peach rather than a drippy ripe fruit. Nothing really wrong, just heavy handed on the fruit flavoring.

Mouthfeel: Medium light body, a bit fizzy in the carbonation, little oily finish that slowly soaks in.

Overall: A pretty good package, but a little to artificial and overdone for my tastes. The beer under it is pretty light lagerish, so not a lot of depth or complexity going on. Still, glad I tried it and would be welcome on a hot summer day.
Thanks to Illudium for the sample!

HardTarget, Aug 06, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

BobsledTM, Aug 05, 2013
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3.35/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Fruit beers like this seem old school, or shall I say, so ten years ago.

The nose on this beer is awesome. Just like a fuzzed up peach. The rest of the experience is not so interesting. I am sure these beers have an appeal in the mass market, but I am looking for other things.

RblWthACoz, Aug 04, 2013
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1/5  rDev -71.8%

dcbeers, Aug 04, 2013
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4.61/5  rDev +29.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

I really enjoyed this beer. While it has heavy peach flavoring, it's not sweet at all, so you can have more than one and not OD on the sweetness that is the downfall of many fruity beers (in my opinion). Give it a shot and see if you like it. I've definitely had MUCH worse. I'd buy this for my home (I originally had it at a bar). Happy tasting!

JillianB5, Aug 04, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

icehawk, Aug 04, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

martinproulx15, Aug 02, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

Boone757, Aug 02, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +19.7%

GatorCoop, Jul 31, 2013
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4/5  rDev +12.7%

betterbitter, Jul 29, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

jera1350, Jul 29, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

dgherm, Jul 29, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

sd123, Jul 27, 2013
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3/5  rDev -15.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

would not buy again . heavy on peach. not so great on the beer flavor. i mixed peach schnapps and apricot brandy with it to make it palatable so i could finish the remaining 5 bottles. my brother didn't care for it. oh well..abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwkxyz.:(

robfrey67mustang, Jul 27, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +33.8%

bmjivi221, Jul 21, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -29.6%

Metz, Jul 21, 2013
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3/5  rDev -15.5%

WDJersey, Jul 21, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

Chris77McGrath, Jul 18, 2013
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3/5  rDev -15.5%

100200300, Jul 16, 2013
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2.25/5  rDev -36.6%

TheBigBoy, Jul 14, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

Moore568, Jul 14, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

OldhouseRecs, Jul 14, 2013
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3/5  rDev -15.5%

RyanAU, Jul 14, 2013
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2.14/5  rDev -39.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 1 | feel: 1 | overall: 2

I must have gotten a bad bottle or something cause this stuff was absolutely horrible.

One of only 2 craft brews I could/would not finish. Most of the time even if I don't like it I'llstill finish it but I just ccouldn't. Down the drain and like $2-$3...

the one thing that was perfect on this beer was the smell... a full nice ripe peach smell.. even the beer itself smelt semi good...

Taste.... God awfull... ugh... taste burnt or overdone on the malt... peach taste is there but nowhere near the smell.. if you ever homebrewed and you got that one bad batch where you did something wrong... well this was that...

Overall I will return to it cause I'm certain I tasted an old or just plain ol bad batch.. but if this is what this beer is than I am mortified... sad to say but Id pick a big brewery beer over this one.

pjkelley82, Jul 10, 2013
Son Of A Peach from RJ Rockers Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 599 ratings.