Brewed by Alley Kat Brewing Company
Style: Fruit Beer
Edmonton, Canada
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap

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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.81/5   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Try our spin on the traditional wheat ale. Alley Kat has managed to turn wheat ale into a fruity delight with natural apricot extracts.

Aprikat is based on North American style wheat ales. A great wheat ale stands out with a brilliantly clear and crisp taste. For Aprikat, we add a natural apricot extract to produce a nice (but not over-sweet) taste with a fresh aroma and big fruity finish.

Aprikat is brewed with 50% malted wheat and fermented with our house ale yeast. Aprikat has a medium carbonation that gives a light, crisp straw-coloured pour. 12°

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
adamnowek (1879) - Brussels, BELGIUM - AUG 12, 2016
As expected, a boatload of fresh apricot on the tongue with a hint of tangerine. Aroma is more wheaty with subtle notes of apricot. A bit sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MunBro (942) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - APR 19, 2015
I swear I rated this forever ago... thanks ratebeer, your app sucks. One of the first beers that got me interested in the craft scene, this is a very drinkable ale with fresh apricot flavour. My tastes now find it a touch sweet, but it’s really good nonetheless.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mcberko (14665) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 17, 2015
On tap at Alley Kat, pours a clear dull golden with a small white head. Nose brings out fresh apricots. Flavour is light, with faded apricot. Could use some more oomph, but it’s very clean and drinkable. Decent.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
tdubs92 (62) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 23, 2015
Mild apricot and grain smell. Gold with small white head. Medium carbonation with a wheat and fruit palate. Not pne of the better apricots but itll suffice.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blackmetal (210) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - OCT 14, 2014
Quite good actually as does not overpower with the flavour, no lingering aftertaste or uneccesary sharp notes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
a_sully (446) - - AUG 2, 2014
Clear yellow with a light white head. Beer is clear. Smell is very fruity apricot aroma. Taste is light and refreshing with hints of apricot. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dfearnley (1826) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 27, 2014
Bottle to pint glass Apricot and apple cider aroma. Clear reddish amber with a very short lived white head and no lacing. Taste is peach, apricot, syrup, and orange rind.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
cmacklin (882) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 15, 2014
341 ml bottle. Hazy amber colour with small white head. Apricot aroma. Flavour is sweet with apricot, malt and a dry finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
HeistAlmighty (1156) - Saint John, New Brunswick, CANADA - AUG 14, 2013
Sample at the Picaroons Brewers Bash. Hazy orange colour. Aroma and taste were pretty strong dried apricot with a little wheat backing it up. Decent summer fruit beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
simonblaine (571) - Alberta, CANADA - AUG 7, 2013
Pours orange. Aroma of apricots, fruit, wheat. Taste is very much apricot at first, leads to the taste of a weaker ale. Good for what it is, a summer fruit beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPad

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