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RATINGS: 222   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.71/5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.39%
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 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Damico (3144) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 10, 2008
I thought this beer smelled and tasted delicious, and this was with a stuffy nose. It was subtly fruity and a nice smooth blond tasting brew. Well done Long Island.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ARMed (625) - Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 31, 2009
Enjoyed this on tap just outisde of the town of Beth Page, NY. This brew as very drinkable and flavorful. The beer was very quenching. An exceptional beer from Blue Point.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dickinsonbeer (5074) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - AUG 29, 2002
Better than most summer ales. Aroma is of thier toasted lager- only subdued slightly. Color is very pale and crystal clear. Nice hoppy and malty balance. Quite bitter for most summer ales which usually skimp on the hoppiness. Very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dbingham (69) - - AUG 26, 2012
UPDATED: SEP 15, 2012 Malty wheat aroma, light, no roasty notes, light lemon. Pours a clear golden color. Frothy white head that quickly dissipates. Sweet/sour taste - citrus/lemon notes with the faintest amount of hop bitterness. Lively carbonation on the tongue. Sweet sour wheat & lemon finish. Iím not a huge BluePoint fan but I liked this beer more than I expected to. It is one of my favorite summer ales

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
OnTheTrail (353) - Virginia, USA - MAY 22, 2015
Appearance - Pale yellow. Aroma -- fruity, apple, maybe cherry? Taste - malty, some sweetness in the aftertaste. Crisp bubbly mouthfeel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JDBaker11058 (1935) - Maryland, USA - SEP 25, 2011
Appearance: clear honey gold, one-finger white head, substantial lacing. Aroma: toasted wheat bread with honey butter, lemon zest and some spices. Taste: as the aroma indicates, with good grainy/bready notes, citrus, and a little hoppy spice. Finish: lingering sweet notes of wheat toast. Notes: Seemed like a great summer drinking session beer to me. I quite liked the flavors. Similar to (but with less citrus and hops than) the Great Lakes Oberon.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bonbright7 (181) - Jacksonville, Florida, USA - JUN 15, 2008
Bottle. I enjoyed one of these while working in my warehouse yesterday. Itís subtle malt flavor with nuances of lemon and grain. It went down easy and I thought I could handle a few more in the recent warm weather.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bsm80 (144) - Massapequa Park, New York, USA - SEP 6, 2008
Nice light wheat beer, hints of lemon and citrus; simple, refreshing summer brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cletus (6355) - Connecticut, USA - AUG 31, 2009
Draught sample. Pours gold with a white head. Smells of sweet caramel malt, some light citrussy hints. Tastes of citrus, caramel, grassy, some perfumy hints on the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beachbum25 (1086) - Powellville, Maryland, USA - JUL 10, 2010
On tap - Specific Gravity, Salisbury Md. Hazy golden pour w/a moderate white head. Aromas of wheat & yeast. Smooth easy drinking summer brew, flavors of yeast, a little citrus, very "witbierish". Not a complex, epic brew, but it is a good example of this style. If you just want something to knock back a few before/with dinner w/o getting too filled up or buzzed, this is a good choice. Moderate dry finish.

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