Samuel Smith's Organic Raspberry Fruit Beer | Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)

Samuel Smith's Organic Raspberry Fruit BeerSamuel Smith's Organic Raspberry Fruit Beer
BA SCORE
71.5%
Liked This Beer
3.87 w/ 515 ratings
Samuel Smith's Organic Raspberry Fruit BeerSamuel Smith's Organic Raspberry Fruit Beer
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
England, United Kingdom
samuelsmithsbrewery.co.uk

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.10%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by TKempe on 01-20-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#8,654
Reviews:
179
Ratings:
515
Liked:
368
Avg:
3.87/5
pDev:
11.89%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
39
Gots:
82
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 515 |  Reviews: 179
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3.31/5  rDev -14.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

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4.15/5  rDev +7.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.02/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.09/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

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3.83/5  rDev -1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.49/5  rDev +16%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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3.74/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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3.92/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

L: Pours a beautiful blood red as if it were beet juice. Minimal head recedes quickly leaving almost no surface haze.

S: Definitely raspberry from the second you open it and some malt on the nose too. Not super fragrant once in the glass and sitting for a minute.

T: Wow, pleasantly surprised. I like this more than the strawberry fruit ale they offer. Has a very natural taste of ripe red raspberries. I am surprised they pulled that off so well. Non beer drinkers who like fruit wine would love this beer.

F: Typical Samuel Smith but a tad bit bigger bubbles. I would have preferred smaller bubbles to round out the raspberries ripe profile with a touch of zing across the tongue. You get a little of that here.

Overall this gives me hope that I might like other fruit ales. I found the strawberry fruit ale from Samuel Smith to be natural tasting but a bit to bright and sharp. This is much more rounded and rich tasting. Would be great for a summer BBQ with pork.

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4.71/5  rDev +21.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

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4.16/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.28/5  rDev +10.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

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4/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.13/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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3.25/5  rDev -16%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.3/5  rDev -14.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

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4.07/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

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3.5/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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4.75/5  rDev +22.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

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4.09/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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3.81/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.16/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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4.04/5  rDev +4.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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4.46/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

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5/5  rDev +29.2%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This is smooth fruity delight in a bottle. Not too punchy. Ive had some punchy berrs or ales. this is one of the finer I have had. Thank god they sell it where i live or i would go insane.

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Samuel Smith's Organic Raspberry Fruit Beer from Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster)
Beer rating: 71.5% out of 100 with 515 ratings
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