I have had several pints from Tree brewing before. This smaller brewery based in Kelowna, BC, usually produces good beers.
Raspberry Porter (Tree Brewing)
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This is a porter all right, it pours as dark as my parole officers heart. The nose is all raspberry jam. At first tasting shows a raspberry sweetness, more like an alcoholic extract than fresh juice. There is a good full mouth flavour on a backbone of very uneventful porter. Thankfully the raspberry is not too sweet.
The raspberry and malt sweetness cleanly fade away; pretty quick too.
Alcohol Content 0 5%
Standard BC craft beer price $5 for 650ml.
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New years spend packing to go into Vancouver. I did listen to Elbow though; great band. If it sounds familiar it was in the L4D TV spot.
This beer might be fun to serve with a dark berry or chocolate desert. Other than that I can't really see a reason to drink it. If you really liked raspberries, this beer is for you.