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RATINGS: 472   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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With roots in two of today’s most popular brewing styles, 80-Acre Hoppy Wheat Beer is the result of careful cultivation by our brewers and cellarmen. Their efforts to craft a hybrid yielded a bumper crop of flavor; a delightfully distinctive ale with the aroma of an IPA and the refreshing taste of a wheat beer.


3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
dhatton (137) - Mendham, New Jersey, USA - FEB 6, 2015
Pours a cloudy opaque pale orange body with thick white head. Citrusy and floral nose. Taste is wheat laced with grapefruit, pine, and some lemon notes. Thin, but pleasant mouthfeel. Solid combination, very drinkable.

4.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
texrx (37) - Dallas, Texas, USA - FEB 6, 2015
Pour: Cloudy golden color. Small white head that lasts Smell: Wheat, herbal & floral hops, bubblegum & yeast. Taste: Hop forward yet wheaty. Rich & creamy w/ nice carbonation! Dry, tart - yet sweet finish. An A beer! So many things could go wrong with a hoppy wheat- this 1 goes all right! LOL :)

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
CousinBrenden (125) - St Louis, Missouri, USA - FEB 5, 2015
Hoppy wheats if that is a word. Tiny plantable banana aroma with hop addition. Refreshing crisp wheat and flavor. Could have been nightmare but really good.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
pcshotsauce33 (61) - Columbus, New Jersey, USA - FEB 4, 2015
Faint zesty citrus with a lemon and wheat infusion. Soft bitterness sweet lingering finish. Not hoppy at all taste more like a sweet wheat. Probably perfect for a hot summer day.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
kambei70 (759) - - JAN 29, 2015
2014 bottle. Pours a hazy amber color with a cream head. Light malt and light wheat aroma. Wheat and malt flavor with light citrus. Medium bodied. Wheat and malt linger with light vanilla and light citrus. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
pumpmaster (1256) - Pembroke Pines, Florida, USA - JAN 28, 2015
12 ounce bottle at the ASHRAE show in Chicago, IL 1/26/15 Although a wheat ale, very good!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
John25 (957) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - JAN 26, 2015
Bottle. Looks like pineapple juice. Tropical fruit Citrus aroma with light pepper spice and wheat/bready grains. The taste adds a big lemon pucker note with some grassy hops. Light crisp feel with high carb. Very good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
EithCubes (5206) - New Jersey, USA - JAN 25, 2015
Bottle, best by 04/23/15. Nose is lightly dusty, room-filling orange peel and light orange pith from strong and expressive hops. Pours bright golden with a large, jiggly cream head. Taste strong, orangey PNW hops, followed by smooth dry wheat (no slime here!), the finish light and gentle bread. Very light bitterness, touch of cracker, dry and yeasty on the whole with complex mineral character. Medium body, rounded and satisfying. Does refresh, and they’re getting a very distinctive, interesting taste out of the wheat, but the hops are too candyish for me and threaten to cloy an otherwise very dry beer -- I’m saying the execution is superb, but the recipe not to my preferences.

Great to finally see Boulevard in NJ, though!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DialSquare (3268) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JAN 20, 2015
12oz bottle from a sampler 12 pack from Giant Eagle in Upper Arlington. Yellow gold pour with bubbly white head and soapy stick. Aroma of lemon citrus, herbal, wheat. Tastes of bready, juicy citrus, grass, hay, herbal. Not my favorite style, but this is a best of and just generally good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheCaptMatey (179) - Ohio, USA - JAN 20, 2015
Poured a hazy yellow colour with a fluffy white head. Aroma of wheat grass, yeast, and citra hops. Flavor is lemon, wheat, and herbal spice. Medium bodied with medium carbonation ending in a crisp, soft bitter finish. Nice blend of hop and wheat characters.


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