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RATINGS: 2211   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46/5   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
Bell’s Oberon is a wheat ale fermented with Bell’s signature house ale yeast, mixing a spicy hop character with mildly fruity aromas. The addition of wheat malt lends a smooth mouthfeel, making it a classic summer beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BillyM (151) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - MAY 9, 2005
A decent full mouthfeel for a refreshing beer. Wheat and citrus flavors came through the strongest with spicy undertones. I wasn’t blown away by the flavor, but it is a more interesting flavor than many of the wheats I have tried.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
StewardofGondor (1934) - Washington Heights - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 9, 2005
Cloudy, golden bronze in color with a creamy, 3/8" white head. Smells of Wonderbread, orange cream, nutmeg and cloves. Taste is cherry-vanilla, amarillo and orange cream. Subtly sweet. Not really any strong flavor elements; rather reserved. Decent summer drink.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
meathookjones (245) - Sterling, Virginia, USA - MAY 7, 2005
This poured out a very murky and cloudy yellow with a white head that almost shot up over the top of the glass. The head stuck around for a bit and left rings of lace as this was drank. The aroma was yeasty with a bit of spice and a lemony zip to it. Also there was a good amount of sweetness present in the nose. The flavor started off with doughy malt and lemony notes and a bit of banana. There were also notes of various spices through that taste. It finished with a dry spicy after taste. Mouthfeel is medium and feels pretty heavy on the tongue. This is pretty tasty and wheat beers are usually not my thing, but I could drink a lot of this if I was in the mood. Great example of the style and a great beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kms399 (267) - plymouth, Minnesota, USA - MAY 6, 2005
i’m just not feelin this one. pours a clear pale golden. minimal head no lacing has a dusty aroma. taste is hops and malt not too strong though. not a bad beer. i expected more from bells. good beer for mowing the lawn.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wnhay (722) - Princeton, New Jersey, USA - MAY 5, 2005
Yeasty/golden pour with a thin white head. Aroma has banana and citrus. Taste is pleasant, but too watery. Descent but nothing special.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
auerbrau (3199) - Ithaca, New York, USA - MAY 5, 2005
Yeast cloud this deep golden hued summer refresher. Topped with a modicum of clean sharp white head, lacing acceptable. Aroma of apples, pears, and plums...backed with light yeast and wheat. Crisp. Sugary sweet across the toungue, spreading out into a cool, oily and extremely refreshing wheat. Leaves a fresh lemony smack on the palate. Clean and smooth. When it’s hot, it doesn’t get any better than this.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hezron (612) - Viroqua, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 5, 2005
Bottle. Cloudy strawish yellow color and a thin white head. Light citrus aroma. Light malt-some citrus flavor and slight hint of wheat. Watery palate.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
brewblackhole (1588) - Muskego, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 4, 2005
Very light, wheat aroma, reminded me of pretzels, taste was light tangy wheat,somewhat too thin for a Bells product Overrated.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
demitriustown (1166) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - APR 30, 2005
Orangish tint and taste. Very enjoyable for hot summer days and any time of the year.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
tjwais (42) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - APR 28, 2005
Orange rinds from the time I got my nose within a foot to the open bottle... many citrus and wheat flavors while staying crisp and light. Probably the best "summer" beer I know.

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