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RATINGS: 71   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 14   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Beer guy! Stop taking yourself so serious, our Swill was designed to throw down. German Berliner Weiss with multiple layers of grapefruit - delicious, fun and easy to drink.


3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bacterial (2163) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - JUN 28, 2015
On draft. Clear yellow pour with no head. Fruity, sweet, easy to drink. No sourness that I could detect.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
mjg74 (2787) - Salem, Oregon, USA - JUN 22, 2015
Bottle from Walmart. Light golden in color. Nose is fairly tart with a little bit of sweetness. Sweet up front with a good amount of tart flavors. Fruity and sweet with a hint of a vinous quality. Pretty tasty and refreshing.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
merc7186 (2524) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - FEB 12, 2015
Aroma: Pink Grapefruit Soda, Wheat Appearance: Hazy Amber Hue, Passes Some Light, Thin White Head, Mild Lacing Taste: Sweet Grapefruit, Lemon Lime Pop, Wheat Mouthfeel: Average Carbonation, Light to Medium Bodied, Mildly Sweet

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gramity (1530) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 21, 2015
Tangy wheat lemon notes, a little fruity sweetness shows through. Pours hazy golden yellow, thin head. Flavors of sweet fruity notes with tangy wheat sourness. Tangy, but sweet.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
slowrunner77 (6916) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 9, 2014
UPDATED: OCT 14, 2014 "I get and appreciate what they were going for here...a citrused up berliner...but I’d probably have liked it more without the fruit. the underlying tang on the nose and palate is nice, as is the fruit flavor, but it’s in contrast, adding a fuller feel and flavor (and a sweetness) than I like in the style. Pretty cool beer, but not one I’d revisit." 10/14 more grapefruit and more tart (and better) on tap. Up from 3.2 to 3.4

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
stchloe (848) - Portland, Oregon, USA - AUG 18, 2014
Another truly amazing unique beer, sweet malts with sourness of the yeast, also this complex citrus and sweet honey notes.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
19Ei8hty (1166) - Washington, USA - AUG 12, 2014
As of late I can not find the time to take tasting notes of each beer I sample. I would like to track and record my thoughts of each so I will just use the simple scoring rubric until more time is available.] here comes the boom

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
bpreo (2014) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - AUG 9, 2014
Nice and sour, actually shocking at first. Unfortunately the alcohol content is kind of low. Still, a good session or swill beer.
Earlier Rating: 7/5/2013 Total Score: 2.5
You’d think it was a Fruit Beer, but it’s really just extremely sour. I thought it was a bad batch at first.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
GothGargoyle (1652) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 8, 2014
Light golden with a white head. Aroma is preserved lemons, fake lemon juice. Sweet on the palate, flat finish. Taste is old lemon juice, hint of beer. Not good

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Suttree (5474) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 26, 2014
Trade with Prufrockstar - thanks! The Bride and both sort of said "what the Hell?" when we tried this. Yeah, there’s grapefruit, and there are tart, sour notes. Also, the mouthfeel is odd - it starts off syrupy and ends rather fizzy. All in all, though, we ended up liking it...


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