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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. Chrisís 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.


4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
mrhoppy (1285) - Santa Clara, California, USA - JUL 30, 2012
Mellow an super delicious. Nice soft and grainy. Creamy. Wonderful mild sour lemon wheat. Big wheat presance .Rated way too low.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
marcus (6499) - Sacramento, California, USA - JUL 29, 2012
Bottle from Total Wine, Sacramento. Pours blonde with a thick off-white head and a floral aroma. There is a light wheat and pale malt flavor that is slightly sour with a dry more bitter finish. Kind of a strange flavor.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hellbilly (3249) - scottsdale Łber alles, Arizona, USA - JUL 29, 2012
$4 bomber from total wine. 7/29/12 golden orange appearance with a small white head. aroma of cooked lemon, cooked veggies, cabbages, musty wood and mild vinegar notes. the flavor is the same...kinda tart but really mildly so....more musty and dry than anything else...a little papery as well with a light husky bitterness on the finish. crisp carbonation seems to disappear as it sits..odd. not bad, it just lacks some nuance.5/3/6/3/13

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
LinusStick (2854) - Moon Twp, suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 29, 2012
Wow! I have no reason why this is scoring so low! Excellent beer (drank right after mowing the lawn which Iím sure helped). Aroma was nice. Tart wheat, lemon and hints of vinegar. Pour was a nice dirty murky gold with a one finger white head. Taste was near perfect. Nice and tart with musty blanket, lemon and vinegar flavors bursting through. Nice strong biting carbonation that unfortunately left a little too quickly. Still, however, this was a great beer that I will buy again if I see it.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TURDFERGUSON (3954) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - JUL 28, 2012
Bottle from samís. Golden orange with a small white head. Nose of husky wheat, stewed veggies, raw broccoli, plastic, sweet malt, light yogurt--would never guess Berliner if blind. Flavor is a little better, more tart, some Lemon, but still way to husky and not clean at all. Not terrible, but Iíve been raised on Dickinsonbeer Berliners which are among the best Iíve ever tasted.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexanderj (3318) - Branson, Missouri, USA - JUL 28, 2012
Bottle; poured a clear, darker gold with an average off white head. Aroma of lemon, wheat, zest, tartness, bit of moist bread, and something else I really couldnít determine. Flavor was far from great, but it was adequate. A tart presence throughout, but not all that strong. Wheat and lemon, with a good dose of minerals and salt. Some seltzer like elements. Fine for a summer time beer.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
durhambeer (2500) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - JUL 27, 2012
$4.50 of goodness. Deep hazy gold with a soft thin white head. Wheaty nose with lemony tart notes. Some pie crust. Lemon zest. Custard. Light palate. Nice.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Strilo (63) - Oregon, USA - JUL 27, 2012
Awesome sour beer Berliner Weisse style. Just the right amount of acidic bite in the middle, nice clean wheat finish. Seriously smells like mown grass. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (11074) - Woodland, California, USA - JUL 27, 2012
Tap at OBF. Pours hazy gold with a disappearing head. Mild sour fruit aroma. Med minus body. Flavor is sour with something like lemon and light pitted fruit. The sour is firm, but not super strong. Thereís a touch of bread in the finish.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
tgncc (2818) - Bellmore, New York, USA - JUL 25, 2012
The aroma is sour, grainy, toasted malt. Not sweet at all. The appearance is gold/orange, quickly dissipating white head. The flavor is sour, vegetables, lemon, cardboard. The finish is tart, dry, grainy flavors, cardboard. Light/medium in body. Not good at all. This beer is the reason why they started cutting berliner weiss with raspberry syrup.


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