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RATINGS: 2100   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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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.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drywallman (329) - Lake in the Hills, Illinois, USA - SEP 8, 2003
A cloudy amber brew with a respectably long lasting head. It had a good wheat nose, and a spicy/twangy hop experience at the end. Just the right amount of carbonation. I recommend it.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
BCAR (221) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - SEP 8, 2003
Summer in a bottle. Beautiful cloudy pale color. citrus nose. Great utilization of wheat and hops produces a truly refreshing ale. Makes me smile when it hits my tongue.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
belgianhomebrew (646) - Acworth, Georgia, USA - SEP 7, 2003
Slight wheat nose. Good blend of wheat and citrus notes throughout. A very refreshing brew.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Duffbeer (192) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 2, 2003
One of the best American Wheat beers around. Very good malt. A great summer time brew.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pjones6738 (500) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 31, 2003
Tap. Yellowish color. Had a orange and lemon flavor. A smooth easy drinking beer. Good, but not great.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Falconseye8 (542) - Evans, Colorado, USA - AUG 23, 2003
UPDATED: SEP 8, 2003 Very smooth. No citrus detected. Occluded and full of particulates. Doesn't taste bad. Doesn't bombard your taste buds either. Had second, didn't impress me anymore than it did the first. An average wheat. I don't know where you are getting yours but mine aren't very good.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SubstanceT (1092) - Saint Louis, Missouri, USA - AUG 21, 2003
Light, crisp, citrus, wheaty nose. Cloudy golden orange in colour with a thin head and visable carbonation. The flavor starts out wheaty and sweet and kind of citrusy ends with hops and moderate bitterness. Overall, Good

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
radiomgb (2236) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 19, 2003
Cloudy orange in colour. Aroma of sugar, slight hops, peaches and some yeast. Flavour started sweet, turning to hops with a medium bitterness. Finishes smooth, creamy and a quick bitterness.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
jgb9348 (4694) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - AUG 16, 2003
Hazy golden colour with a thin white head. Very subtle yeastie aroma mixed with a small amount of citrus. Served without a lemon; Medium to full-bodied; Great wheat & yeast taste...whle the yeast is subtle, the body shows through, and the malt is noticeable as well. Not too many crazy characteristics to mention, but this beer is one of the best wheats i've ever had...regardless of country. I had mine from a 16 ounce glass served on draught at the Polish Village Cafe in Hamtramck, Michigan on 14-August-2003.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
MaBeer1972 (1278) - Taunton, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 14, 2003
A very cloudy orange-yellow brew. Not much aroma nor flavor, however. Drinkable, but overall I think this one is over-rated, indeed! Nods to PsychProf for supplying this one to me.


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