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Schlafly Raspberry Hefeweizen - The Schlafly Tap Room

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75
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198 Ratings
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Ratings: 198
Reviews: 65
rAvg: 3.25
pDev: 15.38%
Wants: 2
Gots: 12 | FT: 0
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Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  4.10% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our Raspberry Hefeweizen is a true fruit beer, not a fruit-flavored beer. We add pureed raspberries to our Hefeweizen during the primary fermentation process. Although we add no sugar, color or flavors, the resulting beer is a hazy pink color, with citrus aromas from the wheat and a flavor that is neat and tart. While this beer is low in bitterness, it is not overwhelmingly sweet, making it a thoroughly drinkable beer for the season.

In Belgium, fruit beers are quite popular and brewers often include wheat, along with malted barley. While our Raspberry Hefeweizen is not a true Belgian fruit beer, we have carried on the tradition of adding real fruit to fermenting beer. Today, many beers with fruit character are made with a fruit extract; we prefer to use the actual fruit to avoid any chemical or artificially sweet undertones in the beer.

16 IBU

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Light brown in color with a hint of pink and a cloudy complexion. Light Brussels lacing. A fingernail thin white head rests on top. Aroma is of tart raspberry purée. The taste is sharp,tart raspberries and pale wheat. The body is fairly carbonated.
Appearance: 3.5
Aroma:3.75
Taste: 3.25
Mouthfeel: 3.25
Overall: 3.25

Franziskaner, Sep 07, 2014
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured into a balloon glass. I know ...

Look: Peach colored body under a light cream colored head.

Aroma: Wheat grains, faint raspberries.

Taste: Raspberry tart steals the show. Tastes like a typical wheat beer with a lot if raspberry tart.

Mouthfeel: Light, dry.

Overall: Pretty good if you like raspberry tart. Spot-on for the taste. Glad I only bought one bottle though.

JuicesFlowing, Aug 09, 2014
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Schlafly Raspberry Hefeweizen from The Schlafly Tap Room
75 out of 100 based on 198 ratings.