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RATINGS: 724   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.66   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Ale brewed with honey & orange peel.
Welcome the season with Honey Moon Summer Ale, the winner of the gold medal in the Specialty Honey Lager or Ale category at the Great American Beer Festival 2006. This ale is brewed with clover honey, orange peel, pale malt and malted white wheat. Compliment any summer gathering with this crisp, refreshing ale.

Previously 5.6% abv.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
gottalovetrees (3) - - SEP 26, 2014 does not count
Nice smooth beer. I like the citrus flavor and how the honey makes it sweet. The first time I had it I was not impressed, the second was much better.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Michelle_Lynn (2) - - SEP 12, 2014 does not count
12 oz bottle from Saubels. Labeled "Summer Honey Wheat." Too sweet and smooth for my taste. Hint of citrus.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
slowrunner77 (6752) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 12, 2014
"Having a couple of this summers blue moon reminded me of this one. Slightly sweeter from the honey, which is pleasant. Other than that, small differences. Not a bad summer ale, especially for BMC."

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
GreatDane1632 (825) - USA - AUG 16, 2014
Rated from notes taken on 2 Ju 2011 -- Sampled at a beer tasting. This beer was too sweet and not balanced at all. Did not like.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
HuskerTan (732) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Bottle. A- Cereal, wheat, grassy, stale. A- Golden color, clear liquid, white head. T- Wheat, honey, malty, watery. P- Light body, thin texture, medium carbonation, malty finish. O- Not that I expected it to be good, but I was hoping for average. Bland and not good at all.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
rollsrace (65) - - AUG 13, 2014
I like it sweet and smooth a bit watery but it’s good for the summer can drink a lot of these

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Msdrbeat (59) - - AUG 12, 2014
From bottle. Surprisingly clear. Not much aroma. Not tasting much of the honey. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DeanF (1749) - Nunavut, CANADA - AUG 9, 2014
A nice solid wheat ale with a modest orange body and okay head (when poured into a plastic cup). Good amount of orange and coriander on the flavour and aroma but not too overpowering. Highly drinkable in large quantities if you’re into the style.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
dlihcsnatas (428) - Texas, USA - AUG 6, 2014
Very clear for a wheat. Aroma is dull wheat and almost non-existant, probably got filtered out with the haze. Taste is suprisingly good. Taste is honey with a light wheat and orange zest. Honey is a nice addition that makes this very refreshing on this hot day.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Frahmo (316) - Idaho, USA - JUL 19, 2014
Taste like a blue moon with a touch of honey in it. Nothing spectacular, pretty bland aroma with a faded taste. Nothing to see here.

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