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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.56/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
shrubber85 (7949) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JUL 28, 2014
Draft. Grapefruit peel and wheat malt aroma. Golden yellow with small head. Orange wheat malt and orange/grapefruit peel flavor. Tasty.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mark_Eck (773) - - JUL 24, 2014
Draft at Founders. Pours a slightly cloudy golden color. Aroma is wheat with some citrus. Taste is a nice balance of sweet with some hops.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
alliance100 (800) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JUL 18, 2014
Draft at Founders - pours a medium yellowish gold . Mild hop presence , not bad . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
demmbonz (590) - Erin, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 23, 2013
Tap at Founders Fest 2013. If I did a blind taste test I would guess it was an IPA. A lot of hop character for a wheat beer. Very creamy and delicious.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 2, 2012
On tap at Founders Brewery. Hazy amber with a thin white head. Aroma of wheat, mild pine, light citrus and mild spices. Taste is thin and hoppy with wheat, light citrus and faint bitterness.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
crossovert (7897) - Illinois, USA - SEP 2, 2012
Very nice, a hoppy wheat beer basically. The brewer says that wheat beers are too tart, which i would debate, but i just realized that Founders really doesn’t do much wheat beers besides this.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
CanIHave4Beers (3351) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - AUG 22, 2012
Pours a hazy orange color with a small head.

The aroma is spicy and piney with a light sweet floral character.

The flavor is herbally bitter, lightly fruity, and a little bit grainy/doughy, The level of bitterness in this beer is very enjoyable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
b3shine (5829) - Indiana, USA - AUG 10, 2012
Draft to goblet at Shakespeare’s. Looks good; light-brown with a boozy tint and white head. Smells solid; boozy and wheaty with a touch of malt and hops. Tastes solid too; much like it smells. Average on the palate. Good, not great.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Thorpe429 (5011) - , Illinois, USA - DEC 1, 2010
Brought a growler home from Founders a few weeks ago. Consumed a few days thereafter. Pours a bright golden with slight haze and a nice white head. Good clingy lacing on the way down. Smell wasn’t as strong as I’d like, with some floral and citrus hops coming through. Taste brings the same bunch, although not in a very intense way. While this strays away from the boring end of the style, it’s not quite as interesting as Gumballhead and similar offerings. Slight wheat dryness. Drinkability is good on what I imagine is a pretty low ABV beer, but not nearly as good as most Founders offerings (which is really more praise for Founders than criticism of this). Serving type: growler Reviewed on: 09-28-2010

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cbfobes (2344) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - AUG 31, 2010
On tap at brewery, pours a hazy golden with white head and lacing, aroma is of hay, grass and some hops, taste is very nice with a hoppy finish to it, overall I enjoyed this one.


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