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A tribute to the highly drinkable ""every day"" beers from French-speaking Belgium. Contains Belgian two-row pale malt and 7% wheat. This beer is lightly filtered with an earthy, spicy hop character from imported Styrian Goldings hops and a beautiful rich creamy head from the wheat. Dry quenching finish achieved by use of the traditional sour mash process

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JFGrind (1842) - Glenside, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 14, 2002
Flying Fish beers run the spectrum from light to dark. A good ’lawn-mower’ beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
VENOM (941) - Connecticut, USA - MAY 8, 2002
Clear, with very tiny suspended particles, super light gold. Thin foamy white head. Light carbonation. Zesty wheat aroma laced with spicy/floral hops. Crisp and refreshing. A bit husky in the base malt flavor, with traces of Belgian malt flavor, but more than tolerable and it dissipates quickly. Clean and relatively dry. Wheaty with a nice snappy bite to it. Spicy hop flavor and lingering aftertaste. Light to medium body. Nicely balanced with evident Goldings notes. Finishes a bit sweeter and slightly more floral in the hop aroma and flavor. A Belgian style brew, hardly. More like a very tasty hopheads American Wheat. Thanks to jca_lbi for the sample.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
jcalbi (378) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 2, 2002
2002 Edition: It seems a little darker and a tad sweeter than last year’s version. This years edition has a little more body (which is welcomed IMHO). 2001 Edition: Nice mid summer beer. Thirst quenching, moderately hoppy. Golden yellow with a slight hazy appearance. Just a nice summertime, on the backporch, sunset kind of beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
coldandhot99 (18) - Abingdon, Maryland, USA - APR 1, 2002
Great golden color with rich head. Had a little more bitterness than I like. Overall, not a bad beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Drinkingdan (371) - East Norriton, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 28, 2002
Light but great served extra cold on tap.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Aubrey (3431) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - NOV 9, 2001
Slightly hazy; creamy golden yellow. Crisp, clean and fresh. Light, yet flavorful and interesting. A good ’summer’ or ’lawnmower’ beer... but it’s a little bit more. Finishes somewhat dry, and has a nice aftertaste: delicately hoppy and sweet, some bitterness. Interesting yeast aroma. Pretty quaffable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
obxdude10 (2031) - Limerick, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 27, 2001
UPDATED: MAY 12, 2003 An average beer but pretty decent to enjoy the hot months of the year, some thin & bland flavors though

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JessterCPA (130) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - SEP 11, 2001
I actually thought this beer had too much going on for it to be an enjoyable summer beer. Had it down on the boardwalk, and kinda wished I had ordered something else. This is probably very good with food, but as a summer beer, this is not my cup of tea (or pint of beer).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ancherrera (162) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 22, 2001
Very light, good tasting beer, but not worth the price in my opinion.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
booyaatribe (453) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 9, 2001
Not a big fan of summer ales, but this one seems quite solid.

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