Rasberry Wheat | Federal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub

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Federal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub
Maine, United States | website

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 06-16-2002

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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3
Ratings:
3
Avg:
3.6
pDev:
18.06%
 
 
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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 3
Photo of maek228
2.7/5  rDev -25%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

My girlfriend (from Maine) had her family bring me down a growler of this from Maine. NICE

Appearance: a cloudy yellow with poor head retention

Smell: rasperries...yeast...wheat. the scent is not strong on this

Taste: An excellent natural rasperrry flavor....but the rest is so thin! damn near watery. It was also flat...which probably had much to do with the growler

Mouthfeel: thin as paper

Drinkability: tasty...yet kinda weak.

*Overall Impression* probably would have been better on tap. Look forward to one day visiting Federal Jacks

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Photo of kelticblood
3.89/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Light gold in colr.Average head and appearance.Great raspberry aroma.Light bodied with a crisp mouthfeel.Body might seem a bit too thin almost watery.Good raspberry taste that was not fake.Overall good and I would drink this again.Refreshing summer brew.

Served on tap at Federal Jack's brew pub in Kennebunkport, Maine

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Photo of StevieW
4.2/5  rDev +16.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap @ Federal Jack's in Kennebunkport. Straw to golden yellow colored. Thin wispy white head. The nose is full of smile inducing raspberry goodness. Not overly fruity or acidic like other wheat/fruit beers. Taste was pleasantly ale like to start, then a balanced, full flavored shot of raspberries slide by. Really crisp and refreshing finish, with just a hint of fruit lingering on the tongue. This beer was good enough, to get my girlfriend to want to return to Federal Jack's the next day for a growler. We then mixed it with their Blue Fin Stout for a unbelievable creamy rich, flavorful black and tan.
Cheer's to Shipyard and JohnnyP their biggest supporter, count me as another big fan of this brewery.

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Rasberry Wheat from Federal Jack's Restaurant & Brew Pub
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