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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.44/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Extremely hoppy and refreshing, this unfiltered American wheat beer is brewed and dry hopped exclusively with Amarillo hops.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmagnus87 (2732) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - NOV 30, 2014
Sampled during RBSG. From notes. Earthy and pine hops, but very light. Dank wheat dominates.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
edgallow (2364) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 19, 2014
12 oz bottle pours Amber with a white head. Aroma of wheat, malts and citrus. Taste is grapefruit, malts and caramel.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
vyvvy (4135) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - OCT 13, 2014
Pours hazy yellow / orange with large soapy white head. The aroma has lots of citrus, powder, perfume, smooth wheat, cream and a bit of peach. Quite nice and inviting. It has a fairly light body with a good amount of frothy carbonation. The flavor starts with dry malt, minerals, grapefruit zest and some earthy hops notes. The finish is very zesty and refreshing and some sulfur notes come in as well. Pretty nice low abv wheat beer with a kick.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RobertDale (3712) - Lansing, Kansas, USA - SEP 11, 2014
On tap. Comes a somewhat cloudy gold with a nice white head. Aroma of citrus, pine, and malt. Taste is grapefruit, other tropical fruits, pine, and malt. Tasty stuff.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Finhead (1223) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - SEP 1, 2014
A cloudy, orange -yellow pour with a frothy, white head. It has a spicy, grassy hop aroma. The light body has average carbonation and a bittersweet taste with dry finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Strykzone (5074) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - JUL 28, 2014
Draft at Bigelo’s. So impressed with what Excel is doing. This beer is on the sweet side. It could be an IPA but the wheat notes are interesting. Citrus flavors including grapefruit and more. Caramel and crackers. A bit of spice. Not sure this is a wheat ale but it is nice.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bif (1563) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUL 12, 2014
On tap at Shamrocks. Served a hazy golden color with a thick head and good lacing. Aroma of citrus and fresh grain. taste of citrus, a bit of malt sweetness and grain. Mild bitterness that lingers. Fairly light body and a grainy texture. Decent beer but missing a bit of bang.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
brokensail (11612) - Orange County, California, USA - JUN 26, 2014
On tap @ Bailey’s Range. White head to go with a hazy but bright golden pour. Fair amount of grass, pine, and lots of orange zest. A little bit of earthy hops. Some cracker malt, too. Flavor has a nice bitterness to it, mostly earth and grass. Plenty of orange peel and zest. Dry cracker malt and a bit of bread sweetness.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcnielsen (2284) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUN 25, 2014
On tap at Bailey’s Range during RBSG. Pours a hazy golden color with white head. Light, grassy, noble hop aroma. Earthy, bitter, grassy, grainy flavors. Pretty decent.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jtclockwork (8964) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 24, 2014
Draft. Pours cloudy yellow with white head. Nose/taste of wheat, grass, light hops and banana. Lighter medium body.


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