V - Chocolate Raspberry Saison | Wicked Weed Brewing

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Brewed by:
Wicked Weed Brewing
North Carolina, United States | website

Style: Saison / Farmhouse Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.50%

Availability: Winter

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Added by brewdude1982 on 02-16-2013

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3
Ratings:
37
Avg:
4.08
pDev:
25.49%
 
 
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look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

A birthday gift from brewdude1982. A 32oz growler from his trip to Asheville.

A - black with a large, dense, soft, foamy brown head that has great retention

S - chocolate covered cherries, cough syrup, red wine

T - subtle tartness, faint chocolate, raspberries, faint yeast, warming alcohol in the finish

M - light to medium bodied, a bit warm in the finish, well carbonated

This is an interesting beer. I was impressed with the aroma. It really does smell like chocolate covered cherries, but borders on medicine. The taste is a bit odd to me. I get the cherries. I get the chocolate though it's faint. It's a nice flavor, but it's not full-flavored. The mouthfeel is also a bit surprising. This is soft and light; very easy to drink. Overall, this is a unique beer that is definitely worth a try. I would have preferred it to have been more full-flavored, but I certainly wouldn't ever pass this up.

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look: 4.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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V - Chocolate Raspberry Saison from Wicked Weed Brewing
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