Champion Tart Berliner Weiss
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RATINGS: 9   MEAN: 3.48/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   IBU: 4   EST. CALORIES: 90   ABV: 3%
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A traditional sour wheat ale inspired by the German original. Made with wheat and pale malt, this beer is refreshing and quaffable with flavors of sourdough and citrus fruit.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
obguthr (3750) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - AUG 8, 2014
Funky, dried apple nose. Dingy golden, headless. Tart lemon and green apple, vegetal with a pronounced spinach note. Fizzy, light body. Very sour, very infected.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (4976) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - MAR 21, 2014
Muddy yellow pour with white head and lace. Papery tart aroma. Acidic and papery. A tad thin and watery. pretty ok

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sledutah (4392) - Utah, USA - FEB 18, 2014
Growler at the after party at Downtown Inn, RBWG 2014
Cloudy yellow with a medium sized white head and good lacing. Aroma of citrus and straw. Flavor is hay, yeast and citrus, super dry finish
Nice, would be a good thirst quencher in the summer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla (6568) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - FEB 16, 2014
Growler at RBWG 2014, thanks! Pours a cloudy earthy dull yellow with an off-white head that dissipates completely. Aroma has earthy wheat with a light tart lemon note. Flavor has a light lemony tartness but is mainly full of earthy wheat.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (10674) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 9, 2014
Growler in the hotel room while wrapping uo RBWG 2014. Pours cloudy gold with a fine, creamy head. Mild lacto tang in the nose, hints of white peaches and lemon. Light sweet flavor, assertive tartness, lots of citric lemon bite. Light bodied with fine, spritzy carbonation. Clean, fresh sour lemon finish, slight metal and salt, a bit of tongue-blister, light citrus sugars. Moderateky dry. Very refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jackl (4559) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - SEP 27, 2013
Hazy light gold, small head. Nose is honeyed pear, apples. Taste is moderately tart. Nice, dry clean. More apple. Light body, fine carbonation. Overall, not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
RABinCO (1198) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - MAY 10, 2013
Draft at beer run. Pours pretty hazy hay with a thick white head. Light aroma. Excellent crisp, fresh, sweet, tart. Amazingly refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Emeister84 (918) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JAN 12, 2013
UPDATED: MAY 3, 2013 Aromas of lemon, chalk, tart strawberry, apple and cereal. The complexion of hazy lemonade, not much head. Tastes tart, almost cider-like. Light-medium body, low carbonation, tart refreshing finish. A beer that drinks like a dry, yeasty cider.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Drake (8186) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - DEC 16, 2012
Draft at the brewery. Pours a hazy yellow color with a medium sized creamy white head. Good head retention. Aroma of wheat, oats and a tart finish. The taste is toasted wheat, mild nutty notes, bright citrus and a lactic tartness. Medium bodied, refreshing, well balanced.

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