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RATINGS: 463   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.62   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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With roots in two of todayís 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.


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4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
86Moose (62) - - NOV 14, 2012
Bottle. Pours hazy golden color with a slight white foamhead. Aroma is fruity, and citrus. Very hoppy. A light wheat character. Medium body and a crisp carbonation. Good beer


3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mikeyaponte (33) - Chicopee, Massachusetts, USA - APR 19, 2015
Ok definitely a hybrid. Flavor explosion. Session? Malt mild. Not strong on wheat, hop malt. Over all very good. Would drink again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ZacM612 (270) - San Antonio, Texas, USA - APR 8, 2015
Hazy, deep yellow with a tall white head. Citrusy aroma, with some hops. Kind of a slightly hoppy wheat beer, as advertised. Pretty good.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beer_rookie (59) - Arkansas, USA - APR 2, 2015
Pours cream soda color. Itís cloudy, I love it!. Pretty nice thick and foamy head, decent lacing.

Aroma is grapefruit and citrus. Hops are pretty strong too. It really smells great!

I taste citrus right away, hops arenít as strong as expected and the wheat is stronger than expected. That great citrus aroma really adds to the flavor. Itís well balanced between sweet and bitter.

Mouthfeel is a toughie. Itís hoppy bitter finish, and wheaty aftertaste. Itís a medium-light mouthfeel.

Overall I was surprised, This is delicious. Thereís a lot going on within this beer, and itís great. Must try!!

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
cheap (4424) - Beaver Valley, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 1, 2015
This bottle from vintage. Decent light piney aroma. Looks like a cloudy lighter colored beer. First taste is rather astringent hops with a good sizzle. After each swig the hop bite seems to fade a little and then goes a tad wheaty. Yes, each swig evolves like that; first the pine smell, then the sharp hop bite and finally a fade into a high personality wheat ale.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
michcam8 (346) - Ohio, USA - MAR 31, 2015
From the bottle. Light yellow glow with a fluffy white head. Aroma of lemon, grass and grain. Taste is yellow fruits, some grains, crisp, and light. Somewhat dry, taste lingers a little. Nice beer, especially for warm climates. Would drink again.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bork (397) - Rosewood, Georgia, USA - MAR 28, 2015
Fresh and citrusy with a refreshing fizziness. Bitterness turns rather tart on finish and leaves the mouth dry.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
JStax (3417) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - MAR 27, 2015
12 ounce bottle poured into a tulip glass. Pours a somewhat hazy copper color with a big white head of foam. Pretty good retention. The aroma has vanilla, herbal tea, grass, some citrus. The taste is sweet, bready, lemony, some vanilla. Light to medium body. Doughy, bready finish. Medium carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rdixon77 (1360) - Georgia, USA - MAR 25, 2015
Old rating. Decent enough session. Slightly hazy gold. Some citrus, plenty of wheat, light and crushable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
drsandman (533) - New York, USA - MAR 22, 2015
Pours clear straw gold, thin white head. Aroma is straw, citrus, hay, wheat, peach. Flavor is light sweet, more of the same, some hops on the back end. Light body, solid.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrewBoxer (2359) - New York, New York, USA - MAR 22, 2015
Draft at one mile house NYC . Light yellow color. ESy drinking wheat beer. Very light. A pretty decent summer session with not a lot going on


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