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Raspberry Ale | Thirsty Dog Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
Ohio, United States
thirstydog.com

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by RunawayJim on 04-18-2008

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#42,158
Reviews:
73
Ratings:
197
pDev:
17.3%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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3
Gots:
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Ratings: 197 |  Reviews: 73
Photo of DougT
3.61/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Brock915
4.52/5  rDev +32.6%
look: 4 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Farinag16447
3.46/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of 7KD8
4.16/5  rDev +22%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Good good good good good

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Photo of ALLISON01
3.26/5  rDev -4.4%
look: 2.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of KShophead
3.45/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of buschbeer
3.66/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

12 Fl. Oz. bottle
Served in a Thirsty Dog pint glass

It pours clear and light amber in color. A few inches of white, fluffy head billow on top before retreating to a thin layer leaving behind little lacing.

The nose is dominated by raspberries. The base beer is barely discernible through the raspberry aroma.

It has a good raspberry flavor. It's a combination of raspberry purée and raspberry cream.

Moderate mouthfeel

I can't believe I have never tried this beer from Thirsty Dog before. It's a good thing the girlfriend is on a raspberry kick lately. This is my favorite of the ones she's tried lately.

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Photo of epyon396
3.71/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of DCHritz
3.12/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Ezra-Poundit
5/5  rDev +46.6%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Easy to drink. Thirsty Dog never disappoints.

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Photo of LancetherealLeader
2.73/5  rDev -19.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

The look and smell on this was 'as expected', but the taste was definitely not there for me. I got through this one, but barely.

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Photo of Kmhall
3.25/5  rDev -4.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of dsnyder61
2.55/5  rDev -25.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

Not very good at all

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Photo of CapCollector16
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of nitter
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of OhioLimoncello
3.74/5  rDev +9.7%

Photo of chinchill
3.29/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

12 oz undated bottle poured golden-amber with a slight pink tone. Small head with weak retention. Clear, although some sediment remained stuck to the bottom of the bottle.

Aroma: lightly cooked raspberries, raspberry jam and wheat bread. Very fruity.

Flavor: Also quite fruity. Good but not great raspberry flavor. Mild sweetness.

Feel: light body with (overly) crisp, medium+ carbonation. Clean, semi-dry finish.

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Photo of tdm168
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of BPMeyer27
2.5/5  rDev -26.7%

Photo of gregcordle
3/5  rDev -12%

Photo of FaradayUncaged
3.8/5  rDev +11.4%

Photo of Tylertut
3.12/5  rDev -8.5%

Photo of Marina
4.4/5  rDev +29%

Photo of northstar23
3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of jordanimal
2.75/5  rDev -19.4%

Raspberry Ale from Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.41 out of 5 with 197 ratings
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