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RATINGS: 646   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Designed as a flavorful session beer, Oarsman Ale uses a classic German brewing technique to impart a light, refreshing tartness. Oarsman Ale grew out of a desire to explore the tradition of session beers, trading intensity for finesse while still creating a worthwhile experience for the taster. The grain bill includes a healthy portion of wheat, while light hopping lend citrus & herbal notes to the aroma. Fermented with Bell’s house ale yeast, Oarsman comes in at 4.0% alcohol by volume. Rather than being the dominant flavor note, the tartness in Oarsman takes on more of a palate-cleansing role, making it perfect with meals or purely on its own.


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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cooplander (543) - Florida, USA - MAY 17, 2012
hazy straw color, aroma of lemon, wheat, grain, flavors of lemon, wheat, bread, slightly sour, like a lemonade beer, but a good one, not a sugary one


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mep3222 (403) - East Greenbush, New York, USA - JUL 13, 2014
Wheaty peachy tart ish aroma. Flavor is very slight tart with a bit of fruit ish taste (peach). Low carbonation. Cheap beer finish. Not a terrible Berliner, but not a good Berliner either. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
beastmaster (227) - Florida, USA - JUL 12, 2014
Bottle in Florida. Terrific aroma of lemon, grass, and wheat. Tart flavor but mellows over time. Great summer sour ale. Would be great on a boat

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fritz123 (922) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - JUL 11, 2014
Bottle from Sam! Thanks. Snifter at home. Pours a clear yellow-gold with small head. No lacing. Aroma is cereal, lemon, wheat field. The taste is crisp with cereal (Cheerios), lemon, slight coriander, and a slight funk. Very refreshing, clean, crisp. Light body, moderate carbonation. Great on a hot day.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Maverick34 (2163) - New York, USA - JUL 5, 2014
Bottled. Pale fizzy yellow. Wheat lemon aromatics. Tart and lemongrass but not as strong as some other bweiss

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Paincane (130) - Georgia, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Hazy pale gold w/ white head. Funk, tart citrusy aromas. Slightly sour, tart, slightly salty and citrus flavors. Refreshing.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Maltser85 (229) - Fargo, North Dakota, USA - JUL 2, 2014
Pours a light yellow color with a quickly disappearing white head. Lively carbonation. Aromas of wheat, sour wheat, sour mash, lemon, lemon grass. Crisp and refreshing. Taste of wheat, some vienna or german type malt. Lemon notes and a lemony apple tartness to this one. Finishes clean. Tasty little brew.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16301) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 30, 2014
Draft @ Bridge Tap House & Wine Bar, St Louis, MO. Pours a hazy yellow colorwith a small white head. Has a fruity citrusy weak tart aroma. Fruity malty slightly tart citrus flavor. Has a fruity slightly tart citrus finish.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Busick (355) - South Carolina, USA - JUN 20, 2014
A different beer from a brewery that produces solid beers throughout the year.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bosco (160) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - JUN 18, 2014
Light clear yellow. Sour and slightly tart. Having just finished a hoppy IPA, my palate was not conditioned to receive this and could not get past the second sip. $9.99/multi six pack, Binny’s Beverage Depot, Elmwood Park, IL

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christpuncher (949) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 16, 2014
Combo wheat sour ale. Easy to drink a is slightly wheaty and slightly sour. Pours yellow orange in cor. Easy to drink. Had at piece ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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