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RATINGS: 111   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14/5   IBU: 8   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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Burnside Sweet Heat is a wheat ale with an addition of 200 pounds of Apricot puree, then dry hopped with imported Jamaican Scotch Bonnet peppers. Reminiscent of a Caribbean chutney, Sweet Heat has a subtle tartness from the fruit with a slight spiciness from the peppers which also adds a fruitiness to the aroma.


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3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tia (1475) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - AUG 22, 2012
Tap. Hazy honey color with minimal head. Smells like peppers and honey and something else freshly sweet. Tastes peppery and spicy and wheaty. Nice heat.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wekker84 (2031) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - DEC 19, 2015
Bottle a light cloudy golden yellow colored beer with a white head aroma malts citrus fruits oranges spicy pepper and hops flavor malts citrus fruits spicy pepper and some pepper in the aftertaste

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Danyel (1606) - Colorado, USA - DEC 1, 2015
Tap at brewery. Pours clear yellow with white head. Aroma is spicy pepper, roasted chile, fruity. Taste is sweet backbone with a spicy heat finish, light bodied, crisp. Overall, very good chile beer!

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
RobertDale (4727) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - NOV 16, 2015
Bomber. Pours a cloudy gold with a decent off-white head. Aroma of fruit, grain, and spice. Taste is apricot, grain, malt, and peppers. Think you will love it or drain pour it. Obvious what I did.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BVery (8912) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - NOV 8, 2015
Tap at the source. Slightly hazy yellow pour. Hot peppers. I’m a pussy and this is too hot for me.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (13048) - Hasborn, GERMANY - NOV 8, 2015
Pours slightly hazy golden colour with a mid-sized white head. Aroma of sweet malt, grain, cooked vegetables. Taste is grainy, sweet malt, honey, some hot spiciness in the aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 17/20
AgentAle (1311) - Alberta, CANADA - NOV 5, 2015
Aroma is sweet malts, pepper and sour funk. Taste is sweet malts with citrus, lemon, soured grapes and an after taste of pepper. Appearance is a hazy straw with a thin pearl head that retains fairly well.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
haukur (1532) - Reykjavik, ICELAND - OCT 27, 2015
Hazy light yellow with a firm head. Aroma is peppers all the way, some slight fruity notes. Palate is all heat, some apricot hints. Too heavy on the spices, interesting though.

3.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nie (78) - - OCT 1, 2015
Bomber poured to cup. Cloudy. Dry, slightly tart apricot with a pepper finish. The pepper lingers more as the beer warms up. A bit more tart and this could be a nice sour.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (3794) - Kyoto, JAPAN - OCT 1, 2015
Bottle from World Beer Market. It pours an orange honey gold with quite a nice apricot aroma that then reveals earthy chili pepper. The taste is cidery apricot and peppery heat while the aftertaste gives a pleasing earthiness. Nicely balanced. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
TiemeWitte (4) - Delft, NETHERLANDS - AUG 22, 2015 does not count
Shared bottle at home. Pours a light yellow or amber, depending how much residue is present. Aroma is apricot, chocolate, and a bit of pepper. Tastes a lot like pepper, mostly in the aftertaste. Was a nice experiment, but would likely go for another beer next time.


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