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RATINGS: 291   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Traditional German-style unfiltered wheat beer with a lively, balanced flavor. Although no fruit or spices were used in the brewing, these flavors are created from the special fermentation. Wild Frog Wheat can be served with a slice of lemon or orange for a crisp, refreshing experience. Specifications: 6.0% a/v, 58 OG, 14 FG, 12 IBU.


jblendy's rating

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jblendy (519) - Hawthorne, New Jersey, USA - AUG 25, 2009
Slightly more than a basic hefe, but I expected something a little more from these guys. A bit fruity, and slightly spicy, but just a bit bland.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (9531) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 8, 2016
Bottle at home. Pours hazy orange, nose is citrus, light spices, biscuit, little funky, taste is similar, sweet, juicy.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
onceblind (6671) - Denver, Colorado, USA - APR 3, 2016
Pours out a cloudy golden with a large rocky and bubbly white head that’s quite audibly bubbly, potentially gone bad and foams up far too fast, even in a clean glass. Earthy wheaty notes hit the nose with a fair dose of clove and toast bread, a slight grassiness, and a hint of lemon. Crisp dry taste with a fair amount of wheat and German yeast, light banana and a slight wheaty fluffy sweetness on the finish. A bit bready throughout.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ryanscourt (1256) - Latrobe, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 7, 2016
Lemon hop like flavor is fairly nice though not too much of a hefe for me. Little clove flavors. Wheat flavors dominate.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Leighton (17457) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 3, 2016
Bottle shared at Craft Beer Co Clerkenwell - London. Many "thanks" to Cloin! This beer has been aged c. two years, so will be quite different than it perhaps ought to be. Pours unclear gold with a quickly fading white froth of a head. The nose holds ripe citrus, old grain and dried wheat. Medium to heavy sweet flavor, with some sugary doughy wheat. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Sugary finish, with slight signs of oxidation, caramel, wheat bread. So so.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Scopey (11525) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 22, 2015
Bottle shared at Craft Clerko. Thanks to Colin who bought this old-timer for real cheap.... It pours cloudy golden with an orange hue and thick white head. The nose is sweet, oily, sweet banana candy, light must, straw and faint oxidation. The taste is sweet, banana, clove, candy, clove rock, toasty grain, straw, spice and rice pudding with a dry, sweetish finish. Medium body and decent, foamy carbonation. A bit sweet, spicy and old. Cloin is a dirtbag.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
The_Osprey (5463) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 20, 2015
Bottle share at CBC Clerkenwell, thanks to Cloin, as ’Hoppin’ Frog Wild Frog Wheat Ale’. Undated, but possibly a touch old. Opaque orange, lightly sparkling, small foamy white head, no lacing. Aroma is plastecine, a touch sour, wheaty, plastic. Body is light, very foamy. Taste is light, papery, biscuity. Very little flavour at all. Pretty poor.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
teorn88 (5728) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2015
22oz bomber shared at Padraig’s 2.5k Untap tasting at CBC CW, London. Thanks to Cloin. It pours a cloudy pale golden color with a medium white bubbly head which dissipates quickly. Aroma is deeply sweet and fruit with loads of apricots and peach. Taste is medium sweet and sugary with loads of pear peach and apricots. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Overall, sickly sweet

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (15930) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 9, 2015
Bottle split at the pre xmas tasting #Juan, 09/12/15. Hazed orange amber with a moderate off White covering that dissipates to edgeing. Nose is toffee, orange, light spice, bread. Taste comprises bitter orange, light nana, bready, caramel, light yeast, spice. Medium bodied, prickly carbonation, semi drying close. Decent enough hefe.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Karstenborg (712) - Hasselager, DENMARK - SEP 14, 2015
Hazy orange with a medium white head. Aroma is banana, pineapple and grass. Taste is wheat, mango and citrus.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Plovmand (7656) - Helsinge, DENMARK - SEP 12, 2015
Bottle. Pours hazy golden with a white head. Aroma is banana and clove. Spicy wheaty flavor. Some citrus.


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