Serve in Shaker, Weizen


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RATINGS: 1517   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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
caesar (5679) - Bunnik/Utrecht, NETHERLANDS - MAY 15, 2015
Bottle from local Jumbo, dated 26Jan15 BB 26Jan16, large sample. Hazy golden color, medium frothy off-white head. Aroma of some grainy malt, slight citrus, hint of spicy yeast, wheat. Slight citrussy bitterness. Bit cardboard. Some bitter tonic notes, juniper. Boring stuff. Thoroughly deserving its low rating.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
katrinaez (423) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 13, 2015
Not bad but fat from great if you are going with a wheat beer. The aroma is decent but the flavor is lacking. I realize itís American wheat but still lacking. Tap.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Icedwarf (621) - Etten-Leur, NETHERLANDS - MAY 13, 2015
Licht troebel lichtgeel bier zonder schuim. Smaak is licht zoet en fruitig met iets van appel en rozijnen. Verder erg waterig, smaak blijft niet lang hangen. Goed voor dorstlesser echter weinig smaak.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Franksv6 (465) - Tiel, NETHERLANDS - MAY 13, 2015
Gold colored beer with a small white head, medium carbonation. Taste is a little disappointing, watery, wheat, some citrus. Sweet and slightly bitter aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MrHangover (3111) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - MAY 12, 2015
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy golden beer with a decent sized white head on top. Aroma is zesty, citric, fairly bready and malty. Flavour is bitter, some citric notes and quite bland, yet very refreshing. Good carbonation, decent body and an overall decent beer.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
NoMoreMusic (2) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 9, 2015 does not count
Citrus, vanilla, creamy but overall a watered down taste. My first taste of an American beer. The only way is up.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
peterschreurs (95) - Illinois, USA - MAY 5, 2015
I guess my palate is wrecked after drinking so many quality IPAs. It tastes like decent beer that has been watered down. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jd543 (418) - SCOTLAND - MAY 3, 2015
Murky gold/brown with a thin white head. Aroma of citrus, hops, wheat. Taste is sweet with a light bitter finish. Thin oily texture, medium carbonation. Nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Maarten1993 (457) - - MAY 3, 2015
Drank with Bram 29-04-2015. Mediocre beer. Tasteless beer, watery, slightly bitter, but doesnít have much on it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blackisle (1097) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - MAY 3, 2015
Bottle 3.55cl. Hazy pale yellow golden, small frothy white head, recedes quickly, light lacing; light aroma, wheat, straw, light citrus, coriander; taste medium fruity sweet, apricot, light lemon, light sour; light to medium body, oily texture, average carbonation, aftertaste light sweet and sour, light bitterness in the finish; light refreshing wheat ale, nothing special but ok.

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