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Son Of A Peach - RJ Rockers Brewing Company

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599 Ratings
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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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3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

pogoowner, Jul 28, 2012
Photo of rangerred
3.18/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

12oz bottle into a pint glass.

Pours a very hazy dark orange with some chunks floating around. Half finger head that quickly disappears.

The smell is actually pretty nice. Tons of peach with some bubblegum and banana.

Everything seems to go wrong on the taste. Some artificial tasting peach at first quickly followed by bubble gum and an band aid flavor. Wonder if this is infected? A mild hop bitterness cleans the palate on the finish.

Overall, I wasn't impressed. The odd medicinal flavor through me off. But even that aside, nothing seemed to meld together and the flavors were all over the place. Not a good effort.

rangerred, Jul 27, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

rolltide8425, Jul 24, 2012
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

JasonLRose, Jul 20, 2012
Photo of MarshMan71
3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

MarshMan71, Jul 17, 2012
Photo of retreminy
3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

retreminy, Jul 16, 2012
Photo of jmodus
4.5/5  rDev +26.8%

jmodus, Jul 16, 2012
Photo of chefhatt
4/5  rDev +12.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I poured this beer into a pint glass, it has a nice hazy orange color body with a very small head that doesn't hang around long. The smell is like smelling a fresh peach, also with some faint wheat notes. The taste is of a nice peach flavor with wheat in the back ground. Also has some hop bitterness to it also. The mouth feel is great, goes down easy and is refreshing. Overall i think this is a nice and tasty summer beer.

chefhatt, Jul 14, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

ADTaber, Jul 13, 2012
Photo of jbaker67
3.25/5  rDev -8.5%

jbaker67, Jul 07, 2012
Photo of ZAP
3.35/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A-Hazy glowing tan color..some lacing on glass

S-fresh real peaches...not too sugary or sweet smelling...

T-I was worried this was going to be one of those artificial super sweet flavored wheats...it is not...peach is evident on the taste and somewhat prominantly but this also has a bit hop bite, a splash of alcohol and very light pucker on the finish...

M-Medium bodied...dry on the finish...6% a bit high for my liking for a fruit wheat beer....

O-Glad I tried it. Above average....not bad but nothing I will buy again....would be a better beer at a lower ABV in my opinion...

ZAP, Jul 07, 2012
Photo of bumchilly25
3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

bumchilly25, Jul 06, 2012
Photo of DCon
3.3/5  rDev -7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Bought a 12 FL OZ bottle of this from the Wild Thing Cafe in Hilton Head Island, SC for $4.75. Poured from the Yellow Labeled bottle w/ an Angry Faced Peach on the front into a 12oz Hefeweizen Glass. Has no sign of a freshness date.

Aroma- A huge candied peach aroma is upfront. Delicious even on the nose! A wheat background hit the nose afterwards.

Appearance- Pours a .5 finger head that has average retention. Has a deep orange colored body with a nice glow to it. Leaves light lacing behind.

Flavor- Has a very artificial peach flavor but yet very candied at the same time. Wheaty background and seems to be filled with malt but a limited amount of hop. No bitterness.

Mouthfeel- Light Bodied, Medium-High Carbonation, Smooth, and a sweet, wheat filled background. The peach is a bit sour at the finish? Not quite appropriate for ANY style of beer with wheat involved.

Overall Impression- A decent brew by RJ Rockers but came a bit short in my books for this style. Too artificial and you can definitely find this in the mouthfeel... Would still order again because of its refreshing aroma and beginning of taste but not going to be on my top 100 list anytime soon.

DCon, Jul 05, 2012
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

shlub, Jul 05, 2012
Photo of jeonseh
2.8/5  rDev -21.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Poured from a growler

A - Hazy, yellow with a light peach, orange accents to it. Had a small one finger head to it that settled down.

S - Smells like a peach ring candy with light wheat accents mixed in.

T - Frist there is a slight wheat flavors and bitterness. There are hints of the peach but not as much as is the nose. It has a bit too much of a bitter hints in the back end for my taste which seems a bit off balanced for the rest of the beer. I really wished it tasted more like it smelled

MF - Light carbonation with slightly watery mouthfeel.

O - An okay beer that isn't too bad on a hot summer day. The bitter flavors are a bit offputting and seem to make it have a bit of and off flavor.

jeonseh, Jul 01, 2012
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4.5/5  rDev +26.8%

Jamstone714, Jul 01, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +5.6%

Gww1864, Jun 24, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev -1.4%

mzeld, Jun 21, 2012
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

reyna311, Jun 19, 2012
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4/5  rDev +12.7%

DubleAs, Jun 19, 2012
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3/5  rDev -15.5%

BlueFeetAndBeer, Jun 17, 2012
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4/5  rDev +12.7%

GehenHerzog, Jun 17, 2012
Photo of bluejacket74
3.68/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 ounce bottle. Served in a pint glass, the beer pours a cloudy golden/orange color with an inch off-white head that didn't stay around for too long. There's a small amount of lacing left on the glass. The beer smells mostly like peaches and peach syrup, and a bit of wheat. I like the aroma of this brew a lot. However, the taste isn't quite as nice. The peach taste seems more artificial to me, and there's a lingering bitter finish. Mouthfeel/body is light/medium, it's a bit slick and has a good level of carbonation. It's a decent enough brew overall. I think it's also overpriced at $10.99 a 6-pack, but I won't have any problems finishing it. I would buy this again, but just not at that price.

bluejacket74, Jun 13, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +33.8%

JessyCF, Jun 12, 2012
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4/5  rDev +12.7%

CaptainSkybeard, Jun 12, 2012
Son Of A Peach from RJ Rockers Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 599 ratings.