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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 3.15/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 17   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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The Bearded Lady is a bit of a departure from the Good People norm. While most of our beers are robust, bold, and hoppy, the Bearded Lady is smooth and drinkable. Never fear, it still has the quality craftsmanship you expect from Good People. Our take on the Wheat Beer, a perennial favorite, we hope to have made a beer that is both flavorful and refreshing. The light body is complemented with just a hint of hops and just a twinge of tartness that give the Bearded Lady a subtle citrus flavor that leaves you wanting more. While we were not trying to reinvent the wheel or change the history of beer, we wanted to make a beer that was refreshing and highly drinkable for the warm Alabama summer, yet not sacrifice the integrity of anything with the Good People label. This is a beer we would be proud to hoist over our lawnmowers and say, “Today grass…you are mine!” With the Bearded Lady, we hope we have done just that. We hope you think so too.

edgallow's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
edgallow (2499) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - OCT 11, 2012
3 oz draft sample pours hazy amber with a white head. Aroma of malt, citrus and bananas. Taste is the malts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Criz (154) - - MAR 24, 2015
16oz pint. Not nearly hazy enough, light yellow with a slight cloud. Slight citrus aroma and a malty biscuit finish. Slight lemony flavor hardly any wheat. Just ok

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ChainGangGuy (4474) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - MAY 18, 2014
Appearance: Server up a lightly hazed, pale yellow body with a thin coating of white head. Good lacing.

Smell: Ultra soft malt, a bit of wheat, a whisper of basic lemon. It’s a wheat ale, alright!

Taste: Particularly pale wheat character with just a little bit of sweetness. Light lemon, very low bitterness. Drying, faintly lemony finish.

Mouthfeel: Medium-light body. Medium-plus carbonation.

Overall: As a light, refreshing, quaffable beer it works.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (10449) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 22, 2013
Tap at the brewery. Pours lightly hazy pale yellow with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is wheat malt, light citrus hops. Flavor is malt dominant with light hops and bitterness and a dry finish. Light body and medium carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jefcon (1451) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - OCT 3, 2013
Very light in the glass. Grassy, earthy, a little acidity. Full but not quenching. Dry finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Malaclemys (421) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - AUG 31, 2013
Tap very light straw. Citrus, yeast funk, wheat. Taste very light. Mostly wheat and a bit of citrus. Light body not my favorite from GP.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
b79turner (239) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - AUG 12, 2013
Draft at On Tap, pours cloudy yellow with a small white head. Nose is citrus, banana, a good wheat beer! Very light and refreshing! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jbrana (541) - NASHVILLE, Tennessee, USA - AUG 10, 2013
Watery, sulfury, with some light wheat and pale malt. Weak and not very flavorful. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
decaturstevo (5340) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - AUG 8, 2013
Yellow pour with creamy white head and lace. Aroma of light paper and corn. Light paper, sour wheaty malt, and a papery malt finish. Medium/light bodied a tad thin. ok beer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
ttroha (398) - Americus, Georgia, USA - JUL 21, 2013
Draft from the Tipping Point in Montgomery. Yellow color with white head. A very light and refreshing beer with hints of citrus, lemon grass and banana. It hits the spot in a hot day in Alabama.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
bytemesis (3982) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - FEB 14, 2013
Tap. Pours hazy yellow, small white head, nice lacing. Aroma of wheat, light lemon, grain. Flavor is the same, light sweet, light zesty metallic bitter. Light body. Just not my thing

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