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RATINGS: 167   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.8   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Boulder Beer Company compose for the 10th release in our Looking Glass Series? An American wheat placed in perfect measure with muted tons of blueberry. Kinda Blue - a tasty and tasteful summer brew.
http://www.boulderbeer.com/beers/kinda-blue-blueberry-wheat-beer


2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
nwiseman (192) - West Lafayette, Indiana, USA - SEP 12, 2010
Bomber from VBS. Had this last night, so I’m doing it from memory. Pours a translucent golden with a very foamy white head. Faint notes of blueberry, but pretty standard wheat beer aroma. If I concentrated really hard, I could notice some sweetness that could possibly be attributed to the blueberries. Reminds me a little too much of Leinenkugel. I’m disappointed at the lack of blueberries in this beer. "Kinda Blue" is right.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
17thfloor (2429) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 9, 2010
Bomber. Pours a glowing robust orange amber with a smaller sudsy white sticky head. Aroma of cereal, fruity pebbles, touch of hops, playdough. Flavor is a bit cleaner than the aroma lets on, smoother cereal, faintly sharp tartness, drinkable, almost blue moon-like, but not nearly as cloying, a bit more crisp. The blueberry taste is the artificial hard candy kind which isn’t terrible, just doesn’t seem real. Well attenuated, crisp lively fizzy carbonation that really helps the flavor out in a much needed way.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
vyvvy (3876) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - SEP 5, 2010
Pours clear copper with a nice sudsy off-white head. The aroma has musty marshmallow and light wheat - not a bit aroma at all. Medium / light body that’s crisp and grainy with underscored carbonation. The flavor starts with clean american wheat malt, spice, light hoppiness and only a hint of blueberries. The finish has a bit more blueberry taste and spiciness that seems much more phenolic than hoppy.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerdedone (2573) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 1, 2010
Draft sampled. Pours a purple/amber with a creamy white head. Aroma of mild blueberry, wheat and some hops. Flavor was slightly sweet and malty with faint blueberry, wheat and grains.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lubiere (9747) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 22, 2010
An amber ale with a thin off white head. A stong aroma of blueberry juice, butterscotch, not bad. In mouth, a lightish blueberry ale with malts balls and fruit jam. Run of the mill fruit beer. On tap at Tap and Mallet, July 30, 2010.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
thornecb (4291) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 18, 2010
Pours deep amber into a Sam glass. White head with good retention recedes leaving trailing sheets. Bread and cereal aromas. Sour blueberry muffin upfront turning to bitter seeds in the lasting finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
swoopjones (5603) - Buffalo, New York, USA - AUG 17, 2010
draft @ Coles, light copper pour, artifical berry aroma, light berry flavor, medium mouthfeel, not much to go with here

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Rustyham (1717) - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA - AUG 14, 2010
big frothy head over an amber, translucent apple juice body. Aroma of honey and flowers. Flavor is round, malty, and slightly sweet, slightly caramel. Palate is full at first, then just waters away and leaves a little sweetness on the tongue. Bottle form Woody’s Smokes and Brews, Nashville.

3.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HopKitty (59) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - AUG 14, 2010
There’s nothing blue about it. Smells like vomit. I don’t like it. Bottle from Woody’s Smokes and Brews, Nashville.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bhensonb (10699) - Woodland, California, USA - AUG 14, 2010
Bomber from Oak Tree. Pours light amber with a decent off-white head. Aroma is a sort of bready/yeasty (not spicey) blueberry. It’s pretty foamy. Flavor? Wheat. Blueberry? not that much. Still, it sort of works. Blueberry bitter sort of builds. Main point: On a summer evening it’s definitely drinkable. But I can’t hardly wait for the impy stout.


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