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RATINGS: 1367   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Like the digits suggest, itís a beer thatís densely populated with flavor and loaded with character. We donít filter it, so none of its life and soul is stripped away. The first thing you notice is the hazy, cloudy appearance. Thatís how you know itís unfiltered. What hits you next is the spicy aroma of Cascade hops, followed by the crispy, fruity ale flavor delivered in a smooth, creamy body, the result of blending barley malt with torrified wheat. Itís not like any other Goose Island Beer, but no less that youíd expect.


3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hombrepalo (1800) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 11, 2008
Missed this one. This has to be the most popular micro brew in chicago. Its nice and refreshing on a summer day and better than any macro brews here. So why not. Pours cloudy hazy yellow some head, an unfiltered look. Smell is of spice and wheat. Taste is of a faint watered down citrus/malts/wheat/spices and lots and lots of water. Finish is lifeless. Overall an average wheat.

2.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 8, 2008
Hazy pale yellow with a slowly diminishing soapy white head. Aroma of wheat, citrus and perfumed malts. Taste of wheat and corn in a thin and lifeless body that finishes astringent. I think Iíll stick to rural wheat beers.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
shendrix (478) - Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 8, 2008
An aggressively average beer, pouring golden yellow into my chilled glass with a substantial white head. The flavor is a malty wheat blandness with the merest hint of a hoppy follow through.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rogueone (506) - I F&ckiní hate those guys from, Ohio, USA - JUN 5, 2008
Bottle: This beer is exactly what you would expect. Cloudy pour, aroma of corriander spice, flavor is crisp and light citrus, bready. Crisp, pale, bready malt finish. Best served VERY COLD.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TheElder (49) - DeSoto, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 1, 2008
Letís see... Urban Wheat. Maybe they meant Urban as in a college town. This is a pong-able beer and that is not a good thing. Cloudy golden pour. Thick sudsy white head that doesnít go away. Tons of carbonation. Bread-like near the end. Bad news, overall.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
IDunno19 (89) - Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 27, 2008
Was not terribly impressed. Itís a typical American beer thatís trying just slightly harder than Budweiser to have some kind of flavor. Not bad but certainly average.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
daknole (8863) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - MAY 26, 2008
Thanks unclemike. Pours a mountain dew like color and honestly I would rather have a mt dew.Aroma is decent. flavor isnít.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
tedovertu (283) - Apple Valley, Minnesota, USA - MAY 23, 2008
UPDATED: MAY 26, 2008 On Tap, This is Goose Island worst excuse for a beer. Extremely light color wheat ale. Taste is non descript. Very little flavor. Quickly diminishing head. This is NOT a good beer. Goose Island has did a dis-service by making this.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madcow75 (426) - Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 22, 2008
Bottle. Pours lightly hazy yellow, thin white head. Aroma of light cloves, flowers and wheat. Initial taste of wheat, then some fruit and finishes with some bread. Crisp, light to medium body. Good summer easy drinking brew.

1.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
fiver29 (1025) - Cleveland, Ohio, USA - MAY 22, 2008
On tap pours a somewhat hazy golden color with a thin white head. Has some aroma that smells like a soft wheat beer. Taste is nothing spectacular and is uninteresting. Boring brew.


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