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RATINGS: 114   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33/5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Another ale fermented with Montmorency cherries, Poolside is a light bodied wheat ale that blends clove and tart cherry flavors for a summer session beer.


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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
reliantkcar (102) - USA - SEP 27, 2010
bread, hay, grass, spruce, earthy, golden, cloudy, white foam, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, lightly sour, light body, slick feel, soft carbonation,


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kayres (808) - , Georgia, USA - AUG 20, 2016
Hazy orange with an off white head. Tart cherry aroma. Very sweet smooth. Medium bodied and very fruity ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
alobar (3493) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 19, 2016
Amber pour with pink undertones. Aroma of cherry, banana, and wheat. Cherry and banana flavor with some spice, and grain. Nice beer.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
thegreenrooster (3970) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - AUG 17, 2016
Pour is a clear reddish with a average white head. Aroma is a very slight cherry with some wheat malt. Flavor is a more noticable bitter cherry but not much else. Some chewy wheat malt is present but nothing to add to the score. This was ok at best, I was hoping for a strong blast of cherry and this was more like a wheat beer with a few cherries adeed.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
hershiser2 (2004) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - AUG 11, 2016
$2.35 can from Wine Warehouse. Pours a pinkish-orange with a large foamy off-white head. Aroma of bitter cherry, banana, yeast, and lemon. Taste is sweeter than I imagined. Cherry up front - not bitter - followed by banana, clove, honey... very interesting, Must say I am enjoying this one.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcnielsen (3180) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 6, 2016
Can. Pours a reddish golden color with white head. Cherry, yeast, wheat, fruity aromas. Pie cherry, wheat, cream, yeast, fruity, sweet flavors. Kind of sweet, with a cherry pie filling flavor. But not a bad fruit beer.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
ehaak26 (74) - - AUG 4, 2016
Can into pint glass. Pours hazy gold with a small white head. Subtle aroma of cherries.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopdog (11274) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 4, 2016
On tap at Caponeís. Poured a cloudy orangish color with a small sized head. Cherries on the subtle side. Lighter ... some grains / wheat, with lighter spice.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DCLawyer (2521) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 3, 2016
Can->goblet. Murky peach-orange with moderate frothy eggshell head. A: wheat, mild cherries, grains. Dull and grainy. T: more of the same, with grains and wheat dominating with a pinch of cherries. Eh.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
574deadzone (1370) - North Central, Indiana, USA - AUG 2, 2016
Pours a milky pink grapefruit juice color with a decent rocky eggshell head that forms some foamy clumps of lace. Nose is Belgian Wit yeast in droves with that dusty spicy yeast character, some notes of citrus and wheat. Fairly sweet, very lightly bitter, somewhat tart. Medium bodied, grainy, somewhat juicy, with a drying dusty yeasty finish. For me, itís too sweet and heavy, and the wit character that Iím not a fan of dominates, while the cherry contributions are minimal in both aroma and flavor. Not nearly as refreshing as I would want.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Suttree (6046) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 1, 2016
Pinkish orange, with a big, frothy white head. Smells like cherry, lemon, and some banana and fresh bread. Taste is cherry, some toast, some lemon, and a crisp, grassy finish.


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