retinadoc (117) - - AUG 29, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft. Average carbonation and hoppy aroma. Very smooth. Not quite as tasty as Cape Cod Red, but just as well polished. Clean finish. Will definitely buy again.
hockeybeerguy (910) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - MAR 28, 2014
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Reviewed from notes.
The appearance was a crystal clear gold colored body. There was not any head, but for all I know the bartender may have waited until it died to make sure I had a full beer. The carbonation was slowly rising but very light. It left little lacing and no rings.
The smell had some mild graininess with some malts. There wasn’t much else.
The taste was malty and sweet. The hops were barely there.
The palate it was light, sessionable with its low ABV.
Overall, I was somewhat impressed and liked it with the fish and chips I had. I am looking forward to trying more from Cape Cod Beers.
beerfest5 (1064) - Dublin, IRELAND - FEB 13, 2012
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
One of the better offerings from this brewer. Typical hefe color, unfiltered hazy yellow, white head that lasted awhile. This could use a better yeast strain to give it a more appetizing zest, but with a little help of a lemon slice, this was very enjoyable.
TaktikMTL (5546) - Montréal-Nord, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 16, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
En fût. Verre de dégustation directement à la brasserie. Arôme: Légère odeur de bananes et d’épices. Apparence: La couleur est blonde opaque. Présence d’un mince col mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Léger goût de banane et de clous de Giroffle. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement onctueuse. Moyenne effervescence en bouche. Légère présence de bananes en arrière goût. (Rating #3691)
j12601 (6585) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - APR 27, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Fancy swing top bottle. Pours a hazy golden amber with a thin white head. Big banana and light clove notes, softly sweet wheat. Smooth and sweet, light wheat. Very clean, nice wheat and soft banana yeast over gentle carbonation. Super smooth and easy drinking. If this stuff sticks around a bit, I can foresee going through a few growlers of it next time I’m back on the cape.
BiddleBrau (876) - Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 22, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Golden with dense white head. Spicy, clove and banana aroma. Smells good. Spicy flavor a well done hefe.
MaBeer1972 (1246) - Taunton, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 2, 2010
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap at the Lobster Pot in P-Town. This is surprisingly a very good hefe. Nice aroma and classic refreshing mouthfeel with good spice and tropical flavor. Well done CCB!
Glouglouburp (5929) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - OCT 16, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
In short: A clean and ultra-basic hefeweizen. As drinkable as it is unremarkable.
How: Tap at some restaurant on the Cape Cod
The look: Cloudy dark yellow body topped by a small white head
In long: Typical but strong hefe nose with lots of banana esters. Body has plenty of wheat, Shredded-Wheat™ breakfast cereals flavour, a little fluffy, semi-dry with a floury and doughy sensation, bananas. This is not a watery hefe. No sweetness. Pleasant to drink but this is just too basic bare-bone to give it high marks. The best of all the Cape Cod beer I’ve tried (grand total of 2) and a totally appropriate seasonal summer ale. A good reason to visit Cape Cod during the summer. That and the fact that swimming in freezing water doesn’t do miracles for the package.
jeckenroth (121) - Reading, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 11, 2008
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Got a growler of this in Plymouth over the weekend.
It pours a very nice golden haze with a good sized white head. Not overly strong legs, but in keeping with the style.
The nose is bready with hints of banana and some sweetness.
The first thought when it hit my mouth was "refreshing". The right amount of carbonation lifted the otherwise watery brew. It started off sweet with a subtle bubble gum flavor that is present through out but completely dominates the finish.
Nice brew. I would pair it with a nice fried seafood lunch.