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RATINGS: 352   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!


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Miver (609) - Silver Spring, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 9, 2008
12 oz bottle. Poured golden in color with a long lasting white foamy head. Great lacing left on the glass. Aroma of tart fruit and grass. Taste comes in tart with fruit, grape sweetness, and grass. I suppose there is pomegranates in there, but I’m not too keen to know that flavor well. This one at first sip reminds me of a Berliner Weise style. Not bad.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dacrza (486) - Great Meadows, New Jersey, USA - JUL 21, 2008
Clear golden body with a pleasant consistent bubble; thin white head leaves appropriate tracings down the flute... spritzy, sprightly fruity scents--subtly appealing... smooth up front, with an IPA-like trail off... unique indeed--a bit spritzy upon further drinking... I still don’t know what pomegranate tastes like, but this has subdued citricity that settles tartly under the tongue... refreshing and light--a good combination for summer consumption... like a light, less candified, wheatier lambic.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nuplastikk (4269) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - APR 28, 2009
12oz bottle. Pale filtered yellow with a foamy head that fades away. Sweet malty aroma with a touch of pungent fruit. I don’t really get pomegranate, just a nice vague fruity pungency. Some light bitter hops really help keep it crisp and drinkable. Ok.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pawola22 (3262) - Woodridge, Illinois, USA - NOV 17, 2009
12oz bottle. Pours a lightly hazed golden body with a finger-width, fizzy, white head that dissipates quickly and leaves a moderate lacing. Aroma is a floral bouquet of sweet grainy wheat, pomegranate sweet fruits, a light pomegranate tartness, a touch of yeast, and a hint of hop bitterness. Mostly sweet fruits with a somewhat tart wheat. Not bad. Flavor is an enjoyable zesty, sweet wheat up front with some citrus and pomegranate. Smooth wheat in the middle with a noticable sweetness before it finishes with a grassy bitterness that quickly dries and leaves a moderate aftertaste. Medium body, crisp, clean, and smooth. Overall, a nice tasting wheat. Sweet with a nice fruitiness that has just a slight tartness, plenty of balancing wheats, and a decent grassy bitterness. Crisp, balanced, and tasty. Not bad at all.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ibrew2or3 (6767) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - DEC 30, 2009
12oz bottle pours deep clear gold with very brief white head. The aroma is very mild giving up only glimpses of sweetness and berry like dark fruitiness. The taste reminds me of Drake’s Raspberry Wheat with a crisp refreshing beginning followed by a quick pulse of sweet pomegranate heading into dry wheat notes. Midway the wheat, sweet malts and dark fruitiness mingles together creating a fine summertime brew sensation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
TwoSipDip (8894) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JAN 15, 2011
UPDATED: FEB 25, 2012 Tap at brewery. Pours a light golden yellow appearance with a touch of cloudiness and an off white head. Wheat malty nose with a touch of red fruits. Pomegrante becomes much mote prominent in the flavor on top of a slightly bitter wheat ale body. Slightly bitter and fruity aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tone77 (256) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 31, 2012
Pours a cloudy golden color. Smell is of, pomegranate and wheat. Taste has a wheat tang to it, pomegranate is present but not over powering. Overall a pretty good beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Murphy (1759) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 11, 2005
This stuff was not bad. Funky aroma, yellow color, nice head. Taste was quite fruity, but had the sour lemon thing going on. Right amount of maltiness. The question is, can it compete with the other two big wheat beers in town? Hell yea it can!

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - FEB 11, 2006
UPDATED: FEB 12, 2006 Bottle, courtesy of pdee Thanks!

Pours a nice, frothy gold with cloudy highlights. Nice head, no clinging lace. Aroma is flat peach with hints of rose. Flavor is like a nice, exotic chardonay, with rose hips and peach to round it out. A nice balance of sweet and bitter; a good beer on which you should get your hands. Palate is thick. Good, good beer!

3.3
   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.


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