Founders Dumbohead Wheat
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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.59/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DocLock (9999) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 10, 2009
Draft at Craft. Poured hazy dark straw with off-white head. Nose was wheaty malty, with some citrus, lemongrassy hops, and clovey spice. Tasted malty, with heavy hops, citrus, and mild spice. Good, but I’m not as overwhelmed by this one as some are.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
adrian910ss (2565) - philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 6, 2009
On draft at Capones. Pours a hazy yellow orange with a frosty medium sized white head. Aroma of citrus, light wheat, pine and hops. Taste is much the same as the aroma with a touch of lemon. Very nice refreshing summer brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hopdog (11653) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 23, 2009
On tap at Capone’s (thanks Matt for getting this rarity in!). Poured a lighter to medium yellow color with a small sized white head. Aromas of wheat, citrus, spiciness (cloves and peppers), and grassy. Tastes of citrus, spicy, grass, and wheat. Very nice, and for me, especially for a Wheat Ale.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drunkysersose (18) - Michigan, USA - FEB 1, 2009
This was a nice wheat beer. Decent balance.. I’d hit that again if it shows up on tap.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RAYBOY01 (2012) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - AUG 6, 2008
Big PNW hopped-up wheat...what’s not to like? Very interesting Gumballhead clone. Grassy wheat flavor, touches of tartness with giant hop scoops full of PNW hops thrown in liberally...very citrusy and touches of pine as well. Curiously I find it both refreshing and addictive!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
badnewsbeers (2312) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUL 5, 2008
on tap at founders...brewed in tribute to Three Floyds Gumballhead...this is pretty much an overly-hopped wheat...quite refreshing, but the centennial hops (amarillo maybe?) are too dominant...that being said, after a trying this a few times, i find it dangerously drinkable on a hot day...nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
lampeno420 (320) - Zeeland, Michigan, USA - JUN 22, 2008
On tap at Founders Fest 08. Asked about a picture of this laying around the brewery a while ago, and very pleased to finally get some. Nice refreshing wheat with some good hops to liven it up a bit. Went great with a nice summer day. Please bottle this!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
archmik (3) - Indiana, USA - JUN 17, 2008 does not count
June 17,2008 Tap at the brewery.Cloudy, light head. Citrus,grapefruit abound.Aroma of amirillos.Not a big wheat fan, but this over hopped beaut likens gumballhead. Hopes of seeing this in bottles!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
punkrkr27 (903) - Berkley, Michigan, USA - JUN 13, 2008
Tap at the brewery. Bright, hazy, yellow pour with a 1 finger, lasting, white head. Big citrus, pine, and grapefruit aroma with some lemon, clove, and pepper. Bright citrus flavor with some pine in the finish. Also has some grassy and straw notes. Medium body with a dry finish and high carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Hudspart (538) - Byron Center, Michigan, USA - JUN 13, 2008
On draft at the brewery. Not bad. Yellow appearance with no head. Aroma and flavor of wheat. Good summer beer.

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