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RATINGS: 348   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.79   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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Ground Control to Major Tom. You’re cleared to try the most unique beer ever brewed. A nice, slightly sweet-tart Wheat Beer brewed with pomegranates. Excitingly different!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cornfield (5362) - Oak Forest, Illinois, USA - MAY 10, 2006
Personal Milestone: Colorado rating #100 (out of 2324)!

I think this would make a solid Summer brew. Deep gold in body with a minimal head, it’s got an aroma of wheat, yeast, and tart pomegranate (Surprise!). The slight sourness makes it a crisp, snappy drink. The flavor is wheat with zest of lemon, followed by pomegranate in the finish. Resfreshing.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
waolsen (1338) - Littleton, Colorado, USA - MAY 8, 2006
tap. Wow. this is an interesting beer. Not a fan of pemegranates in general but they really make this beer stand out. Aroma of lemon, wheat, musky and slightly sour aroma but very nice. pomegranates wheat and lemon on the palate. This is very unique fruit beer. big fan.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BBB63 (5741) - La Porte, Indiana, USA - APR 21, 2006
Bottle: Poured a hazy yellow with some head and very good lace. The aroma has notes of wheaty esters and tart fruit with a little bready character as well. The taste is surprising even more tart and puckery, hides most of the wheat flavors except on the finish. The feel is light and lively. Okay beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Braudog (5489) - Hampton, Virginia, USA - APR 16, 2006
On tap at the brewery, 4/12/06: medium gold with a fizzy head, this was quite enjoyable. Clean and crisp and tangy. Almost appley. Grape-like tartness is what I got from this unique choice of fruit beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ratman197 (9030) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - APR 14, 2006
Bottle poured a hazy gold with a large billowy white head. Aromas of wheat, yeast and a fruity aroma I presume is pomegranate[ never tried one]. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of wheat, moderately tart fruit and a bit of yeast with a semisweet dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
5000 (6027) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - MAR 31, 2006
Bottle: Translucent golden, huge fluffy white head, sticky lacing, light carbonation.   Wheaty nose, seems tart/sour, with soft pomegranate.   Tart wheatiness on the tongue, pomegranate is quite light.   Moderate body and mouthfeel.   Dry finish, while being semi-sweet it still remains tart.   Light, different, not bad...   Thanks Ernest for this unique brew!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jpm30 (1587) - East Central, Georgia, USA - MAR 20, 2006
From a 12 oz. long neck brown bottle with a blurb about the fruit/witbier on the side of label, no freshness date. Made a good appearance, poured a chill hazy raw honey golden with a pillowy white head that settled into a clingy thin lacing, good carbonation. Had a sweet, tart pommegrante berry aroma that overwhelms all other flavor scents. A slick, tart, semi-creamy, more light than medium bodied mouth feel, above average drinkability. Had a tart pommegrante berry flavor upfront, a buried sweetness from the wheat malts and a tart, sour, but not to the point of being puckering, finish. The finish also has a dryness quality that I assume comes from the yeastiness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ughsmash (7003) - Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 19, 2006
Bottled. Poured a mildly hazy lighter golden with a long-lived white head. Nose was very enticing, with lemons, pomegranate, and some yeasty wheat representing. First flavor impression was of tart lemons and pomegranate, filling out with wheat and bready malts. Finish was a tad sour with lemon and tart wheaty notes. Lighter-bodied with rather high carbonation. A bit dry at the backend. Solid, refreshing brew.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9158) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAR 14, 2006
Barrel Draught from the jug at the GABF, Colorado Convention Center 29/09/2005 Light golden coloured with a slightly hazy appearance. Extremely hoppy. Some dryness and bitterness in the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
StewardofGondor (1934) - Washington Heights - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 20, 2006
Transparent and pale bronze in color with a creamy, jiggly, off-white and fluffy head. Lemons, raspberry seeds, pomegranate kernels, apple juice, clover and kneaded honey dough sum up the aroma. Spritsy qualities crack right out of the gate, receding to crescent rolls, lemons and pome juice. Light raspberry cream cheese danish flavor characteristics. Quite interesting, really, but just a step up from pale lagers when taking the big picture into account. Heavily effervescent, too carbonated, and void of wheat based malts. Finish proceeds in like fashion, with raspberry cider and diluted, extracted pome juice.

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