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Brewed by Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery
Style: Wheat Ale
Barrie, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Weizen

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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.34/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 52   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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(American Pale Wheat Ale)


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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mabel (7015) - Toronto, Ontario, - JUN 28, 2012
[4537-20120621] Tap. Fresh leafy hops aroma has a fresh lemon-orange kick. Hazy, brown orange body with a quick foamy white head. Citrus lemon orange hops bitter flavour has a lingering almost dry sour finish. Medium body. Tasty. (7/3/7/4/14) 3.5
(Flying Monkeys Tap-Takeover @ Volo, Toronto, ON)


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ljthiessen (617) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - APR 18, 2015
Bottle. Light straw yellow pour with a decent white head, good retention. Aroma is lightly fruity and hoppy, some citrus zest. Lots of flavour, fairly bitter, but not much body. Teeters between a citrus zest and an herbal/medicinal bitterness, not awful but not the most pleasant.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
northropfrye (2450) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - APR 14, 2015
Light yellow body, off white head and lacing. Pine aroma, a touch of aged cheddar. Taste has a hit of medicinal bitterness, then a nutty dull watery middle part followed by the bitterness again. To put it in film terms, it has a long dull second act. Okay at best.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cards04 (2096) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - APR 12, 2015
A session wheat ale. neat. Nice looking beer that leaves lots of lacing. Aromas of sharp hops. Aromas and flavours are grassy and vegetal. Weeds is what I get. Flavourful and refreshing. Nice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
SuperTiti33 (734) - Aylmer, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 20, 2015
En fût à la brasserie. Blonde. Légère. Très citronné. Forte amertume. Sèche. Légèrement épice. Over rafraichissante. Très bien.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rejtable (1588) - Ontario, CANADA - DEC 5, 2014
Pours clear straw lots head and lacing. Nose is grassy. Flavours are some peach, Cheerios, and lots of grassy bitterness. Taste med bitter light sweet. Light body. Really nice session.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Randy4Beer (319) - - NOV 15, 2014
Murky yellow, unfiltered with minimal carbonation. Citrus and grapefruit aromas dominate. Tastes are identical. Almost radler-like. Very refreshing and went great with breakfast today.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
asheft (2655) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 12, 2014
[On tap at Prime Burger] Resinous hops aroma with some pine and grapefruit pith, but very faint, if any, malt character. Almost clear light copper under a lasting, white blanket. Flavour similar to aroma: hops and grapefruit pith bitterness overpowering gentle hops flavours (pine and grapefruit) and light caramel malt. Light body, medium to high carbonation, crisp. A crisp beer, but quite bitter and needing more body. A common interpretation of "session" in this substyle.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Acebulf (6) - - SEP 6, 2014 does not count
UPDATED: SEP 10, 2014 Very hoppy wheat beer, but I’ve had better in this style. Hop bitterness is pronounced but not as much as an IPA. Not much else in this beer. Had it in a growler from NB Liquor’s new pilot project.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (2719) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 18, 2014
On tap at the Ottawa Beerfest. A clear light gold with a bitter pine needle hop bouquet. 3.8% med-light bodied but satisfying. A clean bitter sessionable IPA that is well done - top tier table beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cfrancis (2637) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 16, 2014
Pours light cloudy bold with a fizzy white top. Aroma is wheat and citrus hops. Taste is citrus hop with wheat and a low body. Not bad though for 3.8%


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