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RATINGS: 66   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.68   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Goose Island’s strong, brown Bavarian style wheat beer. Loads of clove and banana in the front with a rich, malty middle and finish. Brewed with Pale, Wheat, Caramel and Chocolate malt and Saaz hops.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ungstrup (29694) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 11, 2008
GABF 2007. An unclear orange-brown beer with a thn orangey head. The aroma is sweet with strong notes of wheat and banana as well as other fruits. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of alcohol, bourbon? and wheaty, leading to a dry wheaty finish. Nice one.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bikesandbeers (547) - san diego, California, USA - FEB 6, 2008
sampled at the San Diego Strong Ale Festival Nov 2008, an event shared with what seemed liked hundreds of ratebeerians and enjoyed mostly through a straw, since my face was a bloody mess of scabs and stitches. this came from ta growler brought by BBB63 Medium amber brown, fruity aroma with hints of wheat. flavor had vanilla banna and a little bit of lemon, very sweet but with a slightly tart finish. very good

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
goldtwins (4320) - Nesconset, New York, USA - JAN 3, 2008
Growler from BBB63 at the ’07 SAF. Poured a slightly hazed deep copper color with an off-white head. the pour looks real thick. Dark fruit aroma with some wheaty lemon notes. Light tartness. The flavor was fruity with golden raisins, wheaty notes and sugar.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kp (10884) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - DEC 12, 2007
Date: 11/30/2007
Mode: Growler
Source: Tasting

muddy brown, fine beige head, sweet malt aroma with a touch of tartness, rich chocolate flavorm nice banana sweetness, touch of clove adds a tart edge,

Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 7/10; Flavor: 7/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 13/20
Rating: 3.2/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: **+/4

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
beerguy101 (5287) - Newark, California, USA - DEC 9, 2007
PP Strong Ale Fest 07. Growler from BBB63, Thanks Mike. This weizen bock poured a medium amber color. Small sized white foamy head. Aroma is fruity, sweet and caramel. A medium bodied weizen bock. The malts are fruity and sweet, touch of banana ester. The hops are earthy and floral. Lively carbonation. Very smooth. Nicely balanced. Mouthfeel is full. Finish is clean and smooth. Aftertaste is slightly sweet.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
WeeHeavySD (3359) - San Diego (Hillcrest), Oregon, USA - DEC 2, 2007
PP Strong Ale Fest 07. Growler from BBB63, Thanks Mike. Pours red with a thin off white head. Nose is sweet malty and robust. Taste is very malty, fresh , prickly on the tongue, very very nice.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
wetherel (1836) - Encinitas, California, USA - DEC 2, 2007
Growler at PP Strong ale festival brought by BBB63. Thanks Mike. Amber color. Little head. Delicious.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sliffy (2040) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - NOV 28, 2007
Growler thanks to Ughsmash: Pours a deep mahogany with a tan head. Aroma, roasted notes, some dark fruits, caramel, wheat and some spicy yeasty notes. Flavor, roasted notes, some chocolate, wheat, caramel, fruity notes, some spices, and a bready character, this was very enjoyable.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
thebaldwizard (1205) - Ohio, USA - NOV 25, 2007
Shared by sliffy from the growler. Light malt aroma with some sweet candy notes as well. Deep brown body with a thin head. Medium palate at best. Caramel flavors up front with some yeast, banana, and roasted flavors. A hodgepodge of flavors for sure.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
nolankowal (931) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - NOV 21, 2007
Growler shared by sliffy. Murky brown pour with a thin tan head. Aroma of smoke, roasted malt, booze, and sweet chocolate. Flavors of creamy chocolate, roasted malt, sweet smoke and a light sour fruit element. Medium body with a soft carbonation, roasty/sweet/smoky with a roasty/dry finish. Good stuff.


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