Raspberry Crush | 10 Barrel Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
10 Barrel Brewing Co.
Oregon, United States
10barrel.com

Style: Berliner Weissbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.20%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by JohnGalt1 on 08-09-2012

BEER STATS
Ratings:
57
Reviews:
10
Avg:
3.98
pDev:
9.3%
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
8
For Trade:
1
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Reviews by mdaschaf:
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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

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3.88/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ordybill
3.75/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 12 OZ can into a pint glass. The appearance is a clear ruby red color with a small white head. The aroma is sweet raspberries. The taste however is sour raspberries. An average Berliner Weiss.

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5/5  rDev +25.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

Photo of bouncepass
4.13/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Boozecamel
4.33/5  rDev +8.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Rutager
3.82/5  rDev -4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

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4.5/5  rDev +13.1%

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4/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of JohnGalt1
4.3/5  rDev +8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

from the brewery: "Acidulated white wheat, raspberries and an inoculation of lactobacillus in the fermenter give this American ale its tart, fruity taste. Low hop levels let the special sour flavors dominate, and rice syrup helps yield a particularly light finish and body. This is a real summer refresher."

Had this on tap tonight at Bar Gernika in downtown Boise... I was told this was the only keg to make it to Idaho... Thanks Jeff!!

Poured into a nice tulip... The brew is glowing cloudy reddish pink... the head was fluffy with a pretty pink tinge... nice lacing.

The nose is surprisingly subtle.. huge raspberry essence, but the lack of sweetness keeps things from ever verging on raspberry soda.

Flavor is like a raspberry sock to the salivary glands... very tart with just a bit of lactic acidity... tons of fresh fruit with just enough residual sweetness to really deliver the fruit... nicely dry finish makes me want another glass.

light body with a spritzy carbonation.

I had a glass and a half.... I probably could have had two, but that would be my limit... too much of a good thing.

4/4/4.5/4/4.5

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3.93/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.44/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

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4.28/5  rDev +7.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of BeerBobber
4.11/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Pours a very pretty ruby/garnet color with a crackling two fingers of a pink head that quickly goes away.

Smell is like a rasberry hard candy. Not a lot of sweet but maybe more towards the tart on the nose.

Taste is a very tart raspberry crush. Taste is almost like picking up a fresh tart berry from a bush and eating it. Taste runs almost into a wine like category.

Mouth is puckering and tart with a very dry finish that does leave some bitter berry background in the mouth.

If you like raspberries this may tickle your fantasy. Otherwise the taste may be a bit to berry wine like. I really like it and find it so easy drinking it really is great! Note to self the berry tart does linger a bit like jam on the throat as you finish this sucker. Good stuff indeed!

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4/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of dukeufo
3.37/5  rDev -15.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of aasher
4.22/5  rDev +6%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of JohnK17
4/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of 4DAloveofSTOUT
4.36/5  rDev +9.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

thanks to TATURBO for bringing this beer back from the West Coast!

Poured into tulip.

Appearance: light red with a slight orange hue. 2 fingers of white head that quickly drops to no head.

Smell: Raspberry jolly ranchers if there ever was such a flavor.

Taste: Same as the nose. Raspberry Jolly Ranchers! Really simple, not very complex but I dont care because it is seriously delicous! Moderate tartness and a touch of sweetness to balance. Lots of fresh raspberry notes.

Mouthfeel: Light bodied beer with moderate carbonation. Really effortless and drinkable beer. A little better than Semi-dry finish. Crisp carbonation. bright flavors. WOW.

Overall: Plain and simple...this is seriously under the radar sour beer we have from a brewery I have never heard of. What a treat! Thanks again chris!

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3.97/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.75/5  rDev +19.3%

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4.06/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at 10 Barrel in Boise

A - Served a medium to light red with a fizzy pink-white head that fades pretty fast.

S - Tartness then sweet raspberry.

T - The tartness hits you, then it gets sweet with lots of raspberry.

D - Light body with good carbonation.

O - Sweet and tart. Like it should be. Solid.

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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

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Raspberry Crush from 10 Barrel Brewing Co.
3.98 out of 5 based on 57 ratings.
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