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RATINGS: 206   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.72   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.39%
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Blue Point Brewing's Summer Ale has a delicious golden taste. In addition to traditional barley malt; a substantial portion of wheat malt is added to the mix giving this brew a unique tartness that's not found in many beers today. A small amount of lemon is added with one other "special" ingredient that all combine together to produce a light, thirst-quenching, citrus flavor microbrew enjoyed by all on a hot, Long Island Summer day.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Onslow (1247) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - AUG 29, 2013
Pour from a 12oz bottle. Clear golden brew with two fingers of white head. Aroma of weak grain and weak lemon. Taste is pleasant sweet malt, maybe a bit of the wheat, some lemon, dry finish (as in no finish.) Overal nice and tasty, light all around, good on a hot day.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Jasond612 (281) - Phila, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 8, 2013
8/3/13 part of a mixed case bought at Harmony beverages. Subdued flavors mild easy drinkable beer. Again...if I wasn't at the lake and had a cooler full of them, I'd have 1 and look elsewhere. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ed5388 (2496) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - JUN 30, 2013
On tap. Pours a pale yellow color with a finger of white head. Aroma of lemon zest and wheat. Taste is grainy, with some lemon/citrus notes.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
bu11zeye (12112) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 2, 2013
(12oz bottle, courtesy of blutt59) Pours a clear pale yellow body with a spare white head. Aroma of florals, grain, and grass. Flavor of florals, lemon, grain, and grass with a watery mouthfeel.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
typicaldna (1) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 7, 2013 does not count
Have had other Blue Point winners. This one is not. Weak and bland and not what you would expect from a craft brew. Reminiscent of a mass production bargain domestic... without the taste. Iím still searching for any recognizable taste. Sorry to be harsh... not sorry to warn others of itís lack of... well... everything.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nike (966) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 3, 2013
draft, clear golden pour, thick white head and light lacing. Faint aroma, not much going on here. Taste is thin and easy to drink, not a lot of flavor. Taste more on the lines of a pale lager, which I thought it was until coming onto this site. I didnít get the "unique tartness". Not bad, could use a little tweaking for better taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
bth122 (1326) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 21, 2013
Bottle. Poured a clear golden color with one finger high head. Aroma is lemon, wheat, light citrus such as apircotn or peach, slight grape. Light bodied, light sweetness. Ave carbonation. Pretty smooth and refreshing. A tad too watery. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mora2000 (5927) - McKinney, Texas, USA - AUG 11, 2013
Thanks to blutt59 for sharing this bottle. Clear yellow pour with a white head. The aroma is full of biscuit malt and wheat. The flavor is similar with some wheat, bread and yeast. Thin mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Scrapersnbeer (1504) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 13, 2013
Citrus and sweet bread aroma. Yellow lager color, features impressive head if poured aggressively. Tastes sweet, lemonesque, and grassy and corny rather than wheaty. Body is on the watery side. Stick with making the stronger beers I would say. Does go well to the beach though.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tonkun (1054) - New Jersey, USA - AUG 25, 2013
Tap. Light golden yellow pour with a big white head. Citrus, syrup, perfume. Sweet, floral, and very light. Sweet finish.

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