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RATINGS: 393   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.


3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
UncleKorm (815) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - FEB 9, 2014
Bottle poured a light milky yellow w/ a small fizzy lasting head. Moderate lemony hop aroma. Initial flavor is is light sweet w/ a faint bitter finish. Tastes are bread, straw, and citrus. Light bodied, lively carbonation, and a creamy mouthfeel.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
notalush (4856) - Denver, Colorado, USA - AUG 18, 2012
Hazy gold with a thick, soapy head that diminishes to a rather thick lace - aroma is a lively, zesty mix of tangy citrus, sweet melon and herbal/peppery hops - soft carbonation - flavor is initially sweet, with light tropical fruit flavors - the middle has some moderate citrus tang - tail end has some peppery hops, moderate herbs, some lemon rind - refreshing and lively - a nice addition to their six pack line up - if only the Stingo I drop 13 bucks on earlier this week were as good.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ratman197 (9808) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 9, 2012
Bottle poured a cloudy gold with a lasting white head. Aromas of grapefruit, wheat, lemon zest and light earthiness. Palate was light bodied and crisp. Flavors of wheat, lemon zest and light grapefruit with a crisp lightly bitter citrus finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
queenholly (2923) - South Whitley, Indiana, USA - SEP 16, 2012
Bottle. Piney, floral citrus hops aroma. Hazy golden yellow with a moderate white head. Lemon, pine, floral citrus hops and light grainy wheat malt flavor. Light crisp body, lively carbonation. Really nice, well-balanced American wheat.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jzzbassman (1516) - New Albany, Mississippi, USA - SEP 16, 2012
Im not much for wheat beers, but really enjoying these hopped up types. Pretty hazy gold pour with a large wiezen head. IPA aroma. Refreshing, lemoin and grapefruit flavors. Good summer beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Finhead (1185) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - OCT 1, 2012
Hazy, yellow pour with a white head. The hoppy aroma has pine, grapefruit, and wheat. The light body has a crisp texture with lively carbonation. It has a bitter taste with some grapefruit rind flavor and a mildly dry finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jcopeau (4) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - OCT 21, 2012 does not count
First sampled from a 12 oz shorty, with a stamped on "best by" date. I live the in the KC metro, and this was a much anticipated release, and I wasn’t disappointed. A pretty big nose of fruity and citrus hops. It definitely drinks like a wheat, with a mouthfeel much like their Unfiltered Wheat. Very refreshing, and it will certainly be a staple, especially when the Midwest summer heat cranks up.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
portableparty (1911) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - NOV 6, 2012
12 oz. bottle. Pours pale hazy golden yellow with a large foamy fluffy white head that slowly fades to a film and lacing. Aroma has lemon citrus and biscuit notes with a yeast smell too. Taste has awesome subtle bitter lemon citrus flavors along with solid biscuit bread and yeast notes and a light pepper to it. Palate is medium and dry with a chalky finish. Very enjoyable!

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
legion242 (2191) - Richardson, Texas, USA - NOV 9, 2012
Poured a predictable hazy gold with a good lacing. Very low on the hops for calling itself a "hop wheat".

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
FunkyBrewster (1518) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 10, 2012
Bottle. Pours light hazy golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity tropical hops and some nice citric notes. Some honey and a light wheat character. Flavor is citric, sweet with some melon, tropical notes and a soft wheat finish. Medium body and a crisp carbonation. Good beer


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