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RATINGS: 184   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 9   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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a.k.a. Chris’s Summer Delight, an unfiltered, refreshingly tart small batch beer conceived by our own Chris Haveman from 50% wheat malt and just a touch of Hersbrucker hops.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Drake (8536) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - OCT 30, 2012
Bomber from Oak Tree Buy Rite, S. Plainfield, NJ. Pours a slightly hazy golden color with a thin tan head that fades quickly. Tart aroma with notes of apples, pale malts, faint toastiness. Tart tasted as well with tart lemons, pale malts, apple finish. Light-Medium bodied. Decent.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
phaleslu (6430) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 28, 2012
22 oz. bottle from the brewery. Pours a slightly hazy light, bright yellow-gold with a big white head. Light aroma. White and doughy bread, apple, funk, and straw. Flavor of lemon, wheat, apple, and light dough. Light-bodied, with medium carbonation and a soft, lightly tart mouthfeel. Liked each sip more than the last. Not bad.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
cmonster (972) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 19, 2012
Bottle served in a tulip. Pours pale gold with a short white head. Decent retention that fades to a thin film. Aroma is pale apricot, sour dough, wheat skunk, and spit up. Slightly sour flavor. Light body, prickly carbonation, thin-creamy texture, and a dry, light tart finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
NachlamSie (2764) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 17, 2012
Bottle from Party Source. Pours a cloudy orange with little floaties. The aroma is grapey, very vinous with juicy fruits and tart lemon with a dash of vinegar. The flavor is equally vinous with a citrus tartness, reasonable funk and a finish like muscadines and wheat. Not too bad.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beaver (1289) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - OCT 16, 2012
22 oz bottle. Pours clear light gold with a medium fizzy white head that goes to a thin film and laces the glass some.

The aroma is sweet honey malts with a little fruit and spice.

The flavor is sweet honey malts with a slight dry sour twang in the finish. The mouthfeel is medium to light bodied with smooth carbonation.

Overall, it’s an OK berliner weisse - a little on the sweet side.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ibrew2or3 (6881) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - OCT 6, 2012
22oz bomber pours copper with gold edges and a slight haze holding up a thin white head of foam. The mild aroma sends up light wheat and a touch of lemon like citrus. The taste rushes up with a fairly high level of carbonation with a somewhat smooth wheat note below a prickly and modestly tart lemon like acidity and lime sensation. A touch of bubble gum and wheat is noticed into the finish. Basically a lemony mild wheat beer. Hmm.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
markwise (4467) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - OCT 6, 2012
Thanks to swellbrewer for sharing this one. Pours a hazy yellow with a white head. Nose is prickly citrus and some mild bread. Flavor is similar- nice baseline berliner with genuine palate-cleansing power. Prickly all the way down with light body and a mildly dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beersearcher (2334) - Glendale, California, USA - OCT 5, 2012
This is just about my to style Berliner Weisse. Pours a light orange with yellow tints. Aroma hints at the tartness but is mild. Taste is initially light tart that washes over the palate followed by a skosh bit of wheat and cereal taste and then a bit of spice heat down the throat. Works for me.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beerguy101 (5282) - Newark, California, USA - OCT 2, 2012
Sampled on 10/2/2012. This Berliner Weiss pours a light to medium yellow gold color from a 22oz bottle. Small to medium sized white foamy head. The aroma is citrusy and cereal, fruity and sweet. A light to medium bodied Berliner Weisse. The malts are cereal, fruity and sweet. The hops are herbal and spicy. Decent carbonation. Light and refreshing. Moderately tart. Its not quite a traditional Berliner Weisse, but it still has that crisp tartness to it. It also has a touch of apple cider as well. Some lemon zest as well. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is crisp and clean. Aftertaste is tart.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AmEricanbrew (5834) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - OCT 2, 2012
Clear light gold color with ivory head. Burnt rubber, sulfer, smokestake aromas. medium body. Lightly sour, lactic, tart wheat, sulfer flavors--ok


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