Brewed by Big Rock Brewery
Style: Wheat Ale
Calgary, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 267   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.55/5   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Signature Series
Craft Beer’s Gold Standard
Ever watch the setting sun turn a field of wheat into a blanket of spun gold? Not to worry if you haven’t, we’ve bottled it for you. It’s prairie goodness so pure that no matter where you choose to enjoy it, just close your eyes to find yourself in that field of dreams.

Little Known Fact
Truly a home-grown, honest-to-goodness Albertan beer. All of Grasshopper’s wheat is trucked in from the Lethbridge area, while its delicious barley malt comes exclusively from central Alberta.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jksipa (784) - Newmarket, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 24, 2014
Clear yellow with a small white head. Nose is very faint tofee and grain. Slightly sweet and a bit crisp. Thin mouth with average carbonation. Inoffensive and uninspiring.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Parnsi (11) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 10, 2014
Rating #4. Boring beer. Pours to an unappetizing color with little aroma. Medium white head that doesn't last. Smells like a farm field and taste like grass or wheat but no hints of fruit or sweetness to take dullness away. Typical mediocre Big Rock beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
cmacklin (849) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 7, 2014
341 ml bottle. Clear golden colour with small white head. Aroma is wheat with some fruit and grass. Flavor is the same with a slight citrus finish. Watery and kind of boring.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MunBro (942) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 14, 2014
Aroma of straw and corn. Typical golden yellow color. Not a very exciting one but it’s easy to drink and very refreshing on a patio in the summer. Hints of lemon while drinking on top of corn malts straw and wheat.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 6/20
NatKadaw (98) - Alberta, CANADA - JAN 25, 2014
From bottle. Pours oily yellow with a quickly dissipating white head. Carbonation disappears completely. Flavor is corn syrup and wheat. Not a pretty looking beer in the glass, smells unappealing, flavor is better than it looks, but thin and syrupy.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Normaldad (1) - British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 9, 2013 does not count
A little boring , tiny taste of lemon, a bit flat aroma... But very easy to drink, would be great summertime lakeside. Doesnt taste like a 5% beer, could be trouble :)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AgentAle (1528) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 6, 2013
Aroma: sweet subtle malty aroma Taste: light sweet wheat notes that finishes with a small bot of bitterness Appearance: clear gold body with a nice head with good retention

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Mlkluther (47) - Alberta, CANADA - JUL 24, 2013
Crisp and clear. A refreshing light lager without a lot of flavour. Good for a hot day. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Druid (101) - Wamuran, AUSTRALIA - JUL 1, 2013
A generally flavourless, flat, headless ordinary beer yet I’ve tasted much worse.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
HipHopOpotamus (233) - Ontario, CANADA - JUN 28, 2013
UPDATED: NOV 10, 2013 Booooorring. Nothing much happening in this beer. Wouldn’t recommend to craft lover fans, it is more like just a basic lager beer with the slightest of hint of wheat.

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