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Son Of A Peach - RJ Rockers Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
80
good

566 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 566
Reviews: 166
rAvg: 3.54
pDev: 17.8%
Wants: 27
Gots: 49 | 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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Photo of cindyjeffsmith
4.11/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: hazy well....peach juice color. Fairly thick white head.
Smell: strong, nice peach, not overpowering peach. Mostly dry. Crisp and floral.
Taste: clean peach. Crisp and balanced. A bit of sweetness but mostly dry.
Overall: you get what's advertised. Very nicely done, peach wheat. Refreshing, clean and I dig it.

cindyjeffsmith, Jun 08, 2013
Photo of mwz5021
3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

mwz5021, Jun 06, 2013
Photo of MichiganderHB
3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

MichiganderHB, Jun 06, 2013
Photo of Camjmorton
3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

Camjmorton, Jun 04, 2013
Photo of tbryan5
3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

tbryan5, Jun 04, 2013
Photo of Rihup
3/5  rDev -15.3%

Rihup, Jun 04, 2013
Photo of Tatuchris
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Tatuchris, Jun 01, 2013
Photo of nrs207
3/5  rDev -15.3%

nrs207, May 30, 2013
Photo of EricClayton
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

EricClayton, May 30, 2013
Photo of ChrisKayler
3.96/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Glass: Shaker Pint.

Appearance: Apricot, caramel, orange color. Hazy.

Smell: Like a can of peaches or peache gummies. Sweet and delicious.

Taste: Overly sweet peaches, slightly artificial in taste. Wheat aftertaste comes through mid sip.

Mouthfeel: Oily dry finish. Medium body with light carbonation.

Overall: An easy drinking beer, great with food or on a hot day. Wish the peaches came rhrough a little more tart instead of sweet.

ChrisKayler, May 29, 2013
Photo of ninaturner
4/5  rDev +13%

ninaturner, May 27, 2013
Photo of Pookie
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Pookie, May 26, 2013
Photo of avisong
3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

avisong, May 26, 2013
Photo of themind
3.76/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Fresh peaches are up and in your face with an excellent aroma. After you get a whiff of this peach festival the rest is down hill...a slow decline but downhill non the less. The taste was good but the peaches were not as pronounced as the aroma would have you believe. The base beer is decent but a lingering aftertaste knocks it down a few steps. Overall it's a fair priced peach beer worth drinking on a hot day.

Bottom Line: Peaches!

themind, May 25, 2013
Photo of JVoyager
4/5  rDev +13%

JVoyager, May 25, 2013
Photo of jamisonspitzer
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

jamisonspitzer, May 25, 2013
Photo of demogorgon
4/5  rDev +13%

demogorgon, May 24, 2013
Photo of yuenglingade
3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

yuenglingade, May 22, 2013
Photo of JSouth
2.75/5  rDev -22.3%

JSouth, May 21, 2013
Photo of seplo
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

seplo, May 21, 2013
Photo of BEERchitect
3.53/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

It's like a Creamsickle but with peach instead of orange! Where were these when I was a kid!

Opening with a pour that's creamy, fluffy, and full of lightness, the ale breams with a straw-colored body and near-bright clarity. Only the pectin haze prevents brilliant shine. The cotton-white cap is firm, withstanding and simply exudes the sense of what's creamy. Light on lace, the beer doesn't need it as it has already lured me in.

Candied aromas remind me of sherbert with that bright punch of peach. Rich tropical and orchard fruit aromas are ripe and seem nearly of tangerine, blood orange and apricot- yet it is peach at its roots. The strong presence of vanilla almost evokes aromas of nutmeg and almond.

Where the nose promises sweetness, the taste offers more bitterness, as if of the pit and skins of peaches while the body is grainy-sweet from malts. Herbal in its hop balance, the beer races toward zesty acidity for refreshment and drinkability. Finishing grainy-dry, the taste never really delivers on those aromatic promises.

Medium-light in body, the full creaminess of carbonation gives full impressions on the mouth early. But the creamy textures are fast fleeting and the middle palate is left with a dry and lightly puckering sensation- as if biting into grape seeds. This astringency grows in finish but is masked by the stemmy nature of hop bitterness. Its overall lightness late leaves me wanting more.

If only the ale could have carried those tantilizing aromas through to taste and texture as well and we could have something special. But the beer is worth the purchase based on aromas alone!

BEERchitect, May 18, 2013
Photo of NessaHilling
3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

NessaHilling, May 18, 2013
Photo of twenty5
3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

twenty5, May 15, 2013
Photo of Slatetank
3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Slatetank, May 15, 2013
Photo of YeastEnthusiast
3/5  rDev -15.3%

YeastEnthusiast, May 12, 2013
Son Of A Peach from RJ Rockers Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 566 ratings.