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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 2.92/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87   SEASONAL: Special   ABV: -
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2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
cthomas2390 (200) - Colorado, USA - MAR 21, 2013
Light straw pour with little head. Very little aroma. Mild sour hit at first, but it fades quickly, revealing a kinda thin beer. Crisp finish with a bit of biscuity wheat notes on the finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Thorpe429 (5006) - , Illinois, USA - JUL 24, 2012
On tap at Falling Rock in Denver. Pours a light-moderate grain color. Lightly tart. Some wheat. Faint acetic character in the finish. Okay, but fairly tame and nothing too interesting about it.

3.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Grundlepaste (10) - - JUL 10, 2012
This is a Berliner Weiss. For the style, a very well done representation. Clean, light alcohol, and very pleasant sourness, almost a citrus aftertaste and mouth feel, definite lacto. Well done. I give it a high score for the style. Most other breweries throw fruit in or other flavors to appeal to the public. I appreciate that they didn’t do that on their first attempt.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
beerproject (129) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 7, 2012
Aroma had some sour notes, but was fairly restrained. The taste was mostly a blast of lactic sourness with a really dry finish. It seems to be lacking that hint of brett that makes a berliner so good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
arminjewell (5718) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 4, 2012
Pour on tap at Crankenstein, hazy yellow pour with thin white head, aroma brought notes of corn, grain, biscuit and some bready yeast, nice lemony lactic notes with a hint of spice, pretty clean overall. Taste is fairly nice and much more lactic than I thought, some nice grain, bread, biscuit and corn notes, slight vegetal note with a hint of yeast, finishing fairly tart. Pretty nice.

2.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
leah2974 (445) - Georgia, USA - JUL 3, 2012
On tap at Ale Yeah! Very, very light gold and clear. Taste is sour, and that’s about it. No body, no flavors, no malts, no hops. Just a clear, sour beverage.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bu11zeye (11760) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 3, 2012
(Draught) Pours a clear yellow body with a small white head. Aroma of yogurt, vegetal, corn, and soap. Flavor of wheat, lacto, lemon, corn, and earth with a dry finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SSSteve (3665) - - JUN 29, 2012
growler. clear pale gold with a small, fast head. tart, salty nose. oh, thats sour. flavor of wheaties with sour milk. a purist example for sure. light body. long, sour, aftertaste.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ratman197 (9042) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUN 13, 2012
On tap at Avery Sour Fest poured a hazy yellow with a lastingwhite head. Aromas of sour kraut, whet and light citrus. Palae was light bodied and crisp with a dry tart finish. Flavors of lemon, wheat and yeast with a crisp dry tart finish.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeerandBlues2 (9097) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - JUN 12, 2012
Tap at Avery Sour Fest 3. Pours pale straw yellow with a medium, fizzy white head, medium retention with spare lacing. Aroma is corn, Pils malt, earthy hops and lactic notes. Flavor is light spicy wheat malt, lactic acid, grapes, and a dry finish. Light body and medium carbonation.


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