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Bristol Beehive Honey Wheat

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RATINGS: 85   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82   EST. CALORIES: 131   ABV: 4.38%
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Beehive is a refreshingly gentle ale, with a honey-gold color and just a suggestion of sweetness in the finish.


2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
DocJitsu (902) - Florida, USA - AUG 18, 2014
Pours a murky straw-golden color with a sticky white head. Light sweet clove and honey on the nose. Pretty thin with some carbination scrubbiness. Some floral tartness up front yielding to a sweet, flat flavor. Some light banana and clove are noted as well.

2.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wabahoye (37) - Littleton, Colorado, USA - MAY 15, 2014
4 oz at High Plains. Pours a cloudy lightly/orangish straw. Not getting anything aroma wise.Slight honey up front, but then it grows to the point of chewing a beehive. Not necessarily in a bad way, but definitely there in the finish - a sweeter finish as a result. A bit of hop bitterness right before the finish. Light and refreshing...trying to decide what it would go well with. Rating is more a reflection of my preference vs. a poorly made beer. 4.38%

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
fiercepanda (528) - Missouri, USA - APR 27, 2014
A hazy cider colored beer. The aroma is honey and sweet grains. The flavor is sweet malt and spice.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ajnepple (2071) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - DEC 8, 2013
12 oz bottle shared. Gold and clear with a white head. Crisp and kind of bland with sweet malts, honey and light hop bitterness. Light body.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jtclockwork (8184) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 9, 2013
Bottle. Pours orange with white head. Nose and taste of honey, wheat malt, toasted wheat and grain. Lighter medium body.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jeremytoni (2980) - Swedesboro, New Jersey, USA - OCT 1, 2013
From the tap poured an amber color with a fair amount of head. Light sweet malty flavor with a quick finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jredmond (5295) - Manhattan, New York, USA - APR 15, 2013
Bottle courtesy of Blipp, shared at Andys. Pours a light golden yellow body with fizzy white lacing. Aroma is sweet honey (maybe), wheat, and light grain. Mouthfeel is a bit watery and thin with notes of honey, grass, wheat, grain, and light spice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
j12601 (6584) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - APR 5, 2013
Bottle at a tasting at Andy’s. Pours a very lightly hazed gold with a thin white head. Soft wheat and grain with a touch of sweet floral honey. Medium bodied, soft wheat with a bit of toast. Gentle wheat and a bit of honey into the finish. Not terrible.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
podey (637) - New York, New York, USA - APR 5, 2013
Bottle shared at tasting with RB crew. Pours hazy gold with small white head. Aroma and taste of honey and wheat. Nothing really stands out in this beer, but it’s fairly drinkable.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blipp (5974) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - MAR 29, 2013
Bottle. Pours hazy amber with a white head. Wheaty and sweet malty base, a hint of honey sweetness, and very low bitterness. Drinkable, but not very interesting. Which I guess is what a lot of people want from a wheat ale. I’d have liked a little more hops.


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