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Son Of A Peach - RJ Rockers Brewing Company

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Ratings: 583
Reviews: 169
rAvg: 3.54
pDev: 17.8%
Wants: 27
Gots: 52 | 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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4.25/5  rDev +20.1%

Karyyk, Sep 18, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +27.1%

jmodus, Jul 16, 2012
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2.25/5  rDev -36.4%

kots84, Sep 07, 2013
Photo of Tatara
4/5  rDev +13%

Tatara, Aug 12, 2014
Photo of JHamm
3.93/5  rDev +11%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Appearance: hazy and cloudy. Little to no head retention with minimal lacing around the glass. Color is actually quite similar to peach skin toned.
Smell: sweet sugary peaches are dominating this beer. Oddly refreshing smell. Smells like candy.
Taste: again. Peaches are the dominant flavor here. Any malt or hops take a far backseat. Very sweet. Only the carbonation shows at the end to give it more life.
Mouthfeel: sweetness coats mouth with lingering peach flavor. Not heavy at all and very refreshing for the style.
Overall: a little one-sided in complexity with peaches dominating every sense. Very light and refreshing though and a nice flavored thirst quencher

JHamm, Jun 02, 2011
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

NotACommunist, Mar 06, 2012
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4/5  rDev +13%

demogorgon, May 25, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

MotoGuitard, Dec 13, 2013
Photo of Fulkrum78
4/5  rDev +13%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I had this in Asheville, NC at the Thirsty Monk South. Happened to try this when a buddy ordered one. Color is amber/red. Aroma is of wheat and peaches. I'm not a huge peach fan, but this beer is refreshingly tasty. Fruit comes through well and is just sweet enough to be refreshing without being cloying. Would be a great beer on a hot day.

Fulkrum78, Aug 26, 2011
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4/5  rDev +13%

BarronFlood, Aug 04, 2012
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3/5  rDev -15.3%

papacrowe, Aug 12, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

Duke3nc, Aug 31, 2012
Photo of DustinPowers74
2.93/5  rDev -17.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Friend of mine got this and asked me to taste it. Murky orange pour with a small white head that fades fast. Huge peach aroma with a big syruppy peachy taste. Left a bit of an aftertaste that was hard to shake. The mouthfeel was pretty good. Overall, both my friend and I weren't big fans of this. I don't like to give bad ratings, so this was a tough decision to go ahead and rate it at all.

DustinPowers74, Aug 10, 2011
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

ChrisTHE, Jun 02, 2012
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4/5  rDev +13%

Erbo, Apr 25, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +27.1%

Yelnum, May 30, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

PatDow, Mar 17, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

jyoung2012, Feb 21, 2014
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3/5  rDev -15.3%

Runningonempty, Jun 22, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

madatr, Jun 18, 2013
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4/5  rDev +13%

beehivechaos311, Apr 25, 2013
Photo of EJ6759
3/5  rDev -15.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured a hazy orange/honey color with a good amount of sediment floating around. Thin white head. Too thin. Strong aroma of sweet peaches. Taste is mostly of peaches as well, but from a can. The kind you would taste with all the syrup. There are some bitter hops in the finish which combine weirdly with the peach flavors.

EJ6759, Jun 21, 2011
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5/5  rDev +41.2%

SteeBfranchise, Nov 24, 2012
Photo of kfawku123
4.8/5  rDev +35.6%

Quite possibly the most pleasing beer by smell I've ever encountered. The taste was light and peachy - very sweet. Can barely taste the wheat beer. The wheat gives it a very creamy finish which compliments the flavor. Overall, an outstanding fruit beer.

kfawku123, Oct 04, 2014
Photo of woodjm
4.43/5  rDev +25.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Finally able to try this one on tap and was very excited. I've reviewd a couple Rockers brews before, and since they are my local beer I may be a little biased, but this one was really unique. It has a cloudy color, obviously unfiltered; I'd compare its appearance to an apple cider (which was cool). Aroma is full of peaches. I've tried a lot of fruit beers (namely blueberry ales) that smell "fake", but this aroma seems really authentic. Taste has a little peach to it, but not as much as you would expect going off the aroma. Just a little bit alcohol as well which I didn't expect. I'm told the abv is 5.8%. Overall a very refreshing, interesting beer and one that I plan on drinking by the 6 pack over the summer. Can't wait for its release in bottles.

woodjm, Mar 26, 2009
Son Of A Peach from RJ Rockers Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 583 ratings.