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RATINGS: 1406   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.


HomeyTheClown's rating

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HomeyTheClown (15) - Detroit, Michigan, USA - JAN 23, 2013
Homey donít play dat. sitting in the airport. easy shit. rather hits the spot


2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
raymow (828) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 28, 2014
on tap at Cavanaughís at 19th & Sansom - not all that good. Iíve been hearing a lot about Goose Island lately and expected more.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GG (2115) - NorCal, California, USA - OCT 26, 2014
12oz bottle - Aroma - floral/citrus hops, light caramel and touch of straw Appearance - golden amber body, clear w/ a fluffy white head, medium retention. Mouthfeel - medium carbonation, medium body Flavor - bright citrus flavors, good balance of caramel malts and citrus hops Overall - great drinkability, affordable and a nice introduction pale ale.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rustyham (1728) - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA - OCT 15, 2014
Very easy drinking, smooth and nice beer. It has a bit fo a wheat stink to it tha tI like, makes you remember that itís not a pale lager. Not too much sweetness.

1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
outlawskies (965) - - OCT 12, 2014
Julie. Says. Kind of boring got some limon she thinks goose island is pretentious She give 2 ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ogivlado (5802) - Zagreb, CROATIA - OCT 10, 2014
Bottled 355ml. -at Drouthyís Bar Glasgow. Yellow coloured, small creamy white head, mild wheaty nose with hint of coriander. Mild malty, wheaty, citrusy hoppy and light yeasty with notes of spices and coriander. Pretty light but pleasant beer.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jennifer60642 (4) - - OCT 5, 2014 does not count
A great basic beer. I could drink a few of these in a row. Don't suffer with light beer when you can have one of these for 135 calories: my go to drink.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
weordie (51) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - OCT 5, 2014
Pours a cloudy straw with a thin white head. Smells of melted honey and wheat. Taste has a hint of honey and banana but itís very long lasting. not an offensive beer but not a world beater either.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
edsspoon (468) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 1, 2014
Bottle - pours hazy straw with a crisp white head. Aroma of clove, wheat and yeast. Taste of banana, lemon and orange with a little bit of sweet wheat and clove to finish. Light body, prickly carbonation.

2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mr_Hops (116) - Michigan, USA - SEP 21, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours hazy golden, nose is yeasty spice, taste is banana, yeasty, dry. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (5985) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 12, 2014
"I have a bit of a soft spot for hoppy wheats. This one is light, but does the trick. Light wheat, yeasty spice and citrus hops combined to make a light refreshing brew. 38 in Chicago, but Iím in the airport pretending its warmer."


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