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RATINGS: 1516   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.


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Chudwick (2380) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - JAN 31, 2012
Draft - pours murky light neon yellow with light white head and some lacing. Nose is wheat and lemon. Aroma is lemon peel and citrus hops. Taste is bitter and mildly sweet. Light body and thin texture. A good summertime drink.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
csteele2144 (125) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - FEB 21, 2012
Great summer beer, nothing special. Clean, crisp, lacking the yeast character I really like in wheat beers.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
keanex (1629) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - MAY 16, 2012
Poured into a shaker glass from a 12 ounce bottle bottled on 4-24-2012.

A: Clear yet hazy pale yellow body with a decent sized white, sort of soapy looking, head. Lots of lazy carbonation bubbles float to the top. This looks decent.

S: Mild citrus in the aroma, sort of a bit like urine actually. Thankfully the aroma is very faint. Not a fan.

T: This is pretty meh. Slight lemon tart with mild spice, this is just boring.

M: This feels pretty dead on the tongue, carbonation hits at the end lazily.

O: Not excited about this at all, bland and boring.

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
criley2 (40) - Portland, Maine, USA - AUG 4, 2012
While I my be biased because Im from chicago I love 312. My favorite wheat. Only wheat that stacks up is gumball head.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
sma190000 (3) - - AUG 5, 2012 does not count
Very nice wheat for the non-wheat crowd. Nicely balanced across the board. Pretty light.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
robloc303 (268) - Erie, Colorado, USA - OCT 4, 2012
Pours a tad hazy, good head, nose of citrus wheat. A bit sweet and fruity, but very easy to drink for and unfiltered wheat. The body is not a thick as you would expect from an unfiltered. One step up from say a Blue Moon.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
boxofrane (2346) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 30, 2012
Bottle. Pours hazy yellow with a small white head that stays for a bit. The aroma is faint at best with a little wheat spice. Taste is light with, little grassiness.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeerandBlues2 (10607) - San Diego, California, USA - NOV 4, 2012
Bottle. Pours lightly hazy yellow with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is wheat, coriander, lavender, spicy and citrus hops. Flavor is malt forward with light hops, bitterness, and spices with a dry finish. Light body and medium carbonation.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
argo0 (11960) - Washington DC, USA - NOV 14, 2012
12oz bottle. Small white head atop lightly hazed straw body. Aroma is medium sweet, orange, some bubblegum, wheat, bread. Taste is moderately sweet, orange/lemon, wheat, some bubblegum, light seltzer, bread. Light body, some effervescence.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cmonster (997) - Portland, Oregon, USA - DEC 11, 2012
Bottled. Pours yellow with a slight haze and short head. Aroma of wheat and skunk at first, then some light spicy hops. Light-med body, prickly carbonation, medium creamy texture, and a light wheaty, bitter finish. Minimal sweetness and not a lot of flavor.


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