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Great Northern Wheatfish Wheat Lager

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86/5   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 142   ABV: 4.75%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
2014 Bronze winner and 2013 silver winner of the Great American Beer Festivalís Wheat Beer with Yeast category. Wheatfish combines the best aspects of three major types of beer, Wheatfish is brewed like a German wheat beer, cold-fermented, aged like a lager, & hopped (three separate additions of cascade hops) like an American ale. The wheat contributes a full body & light spiciness. The hops give citrus hints & the finish is crisp & smooth. Low in bitterness & very drinkable.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BuckeyeBoy (5635) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JAN 8, 2016
On tap at prefunk. pours out a hazy wheat color topped with a white head. nose is wet grain some citrus and a little sweetness. taste is more of the grain a light citrus touch and a candy note.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jake65 (3349) - Meridian, Idaho, USA - DEC 13, 2015
Keg at the office christmas party. Hazy gold pour, creamy white head. Pretty mild aroma of wheat, lemon, grass. Similar taste. A soft grassy touch, light citrus. Very mild.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
krumbum (920) - truckee, California, USA - SEP 13, 2015
Aroma is light and lemony. Glowing orange with thin white head. Very smooth entry gets fizzy light wheat with smooth light bitterness.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
miyauchi38 (1094) - chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 10, 2015
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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ChrisSc (464) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 18, 2014
12 oz bottle. Whitefish, MT Appearance: Golden in Color. Cloudy. Aroma: Yeast, bread. Citrus. Taste: Mostly sweet. Palate: Medium body. Short finish. Overall: Decent beer. Nothing exceptional.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
troyc (2870) - Illinois, USA - AUG 4, 2014
[Bottle] Pours a hazy light shade of yellow with a large amount of soapy foam on top. Cereal grains, wheat and mild lemon flavors in the aroma. Taste includes sweet wheat malts, dough, grass and a decent amount of lemon. No clove/bubblegum/banana as one would expect from the style. Lighter body with prickly carbonation. Iíll rate this as an American Wheat I guess.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
fonefan (43243) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 14, 2014

Bottle 12fl.oz.

[ As Great Northern Wheatfish Wheat Lager ].
Light unclear medium yellow color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, wheat, moderate yeasty, fruity, paper. Flavour is moderate sweet and light light bitter with a average duration, wheat, fruity, paper - yeast - wheat. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20140118]

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Iphonephan (5967) - McLean/Jackson Hole, Virginia, USA - JUN 10, 2014
From a bottle at the Roosevelt Lodge in Yellowstone Park. Pours a hazy gold with a white head. Lemon grass nose. Lager flavor with some hop punch. Refreshing.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
gunnfryd (13969) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 22, 2014
Golden - yellow colour With white head. Aroma is wheat, malt, citrus. flavour is wheat, malt, citrus, fruit. Medium body. Ordinary beer.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Christian (12619) - Odense, DENMARK - JAN 18, 2014
Vestjysk Vinter Vanvid januar 2014. (as wheat lager, which is a good name for such a character-less wheat beer). Hazy yellow with a small white head. Aroma of fruit, grain and sulpur. Sweetish yeasty and fruity flavour with quite a bit of sulphur.


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