RateBeer
Home >

Horseheads Peach Wheat Beer

Horseheads Peach Wheat Beer
     click to upload
overall
46
77
style
Serve in Flute, Shaker

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.03/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   SEASONAL: Summer   ABV: -
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This style of beer is classified in the "Fruit Beer" category. The focus is obviously on the fruit used in the brewing process. The aroma is over-whelming of "fresh picked peaches", but the taste is only lightly-laced with peaches.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
HogTownHarry (5984) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - APR 19, 2010
22oz bottle shared by garthicus with me, blankboy, GregClow, jerc & mabel. Pale clear gold with a small white head. Sweetened unripe peach aroma, slightly papery. Slightly harsh taste, very much like biting into a peach pit; bitter, dry, underlying sweetness. Average body, a tad acidic, quite quick-finishing, but left a slightly harsh and vegetal aftertaste behind. Not all that bad despite the aftertaste.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blankboy (5798) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 29, 2010
Bottle [660ml] shared with HogTownHarry, garthicus, GregClow, jerc & mabel -- c/o garthicus. Pours a clear yellow-gold with a small diminishing foamy white head. Aroma is predominantly peach along with grain, malt and light hops -- there’s something slightly artificial or overly sweet about it. Flavour of peach, grain and pale malt with a light bitter finish. Average bodied. An interesting beer, enjoyable enough for what it is.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
vtafro (2465) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - JAN 5, 2010
Bottle Shared at Ryan & Max’s Tasting @ Paul’s. Champagne like pour with light carbonation. Sweet peach and wheat aroma, Flat fruity starts out fruity peachy but then ends with a messy malt aftertaste.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dickinsonbeer (5076) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - JAN 3, 2010
Bomber- Jcwattsrugger? Pours a hazy light straw golden with a diminishing head. Aroma is very perfumey- not quite fresh authentic fruit- possible extract of fruit syrup? peach fragrance, peach pit, and fleshy with light malt- no hops. Flavor is extractish, sweet, artificial peach, stony and mineral with some tannins, candy sugar, aspartame sour peach candy somewhat clean in the end- with a slight slick finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
garthicus (2594) - Dublin, IRELAND - JAN 2, 2010
I think I picked this bomber up in Village Beer Merchants, Buffalo. Appearance: Slight hazy gold with a small white head. Aroma: Like a peach flavoured boiled/hard candy, some vanilla, toffee and malt present too. Flavour: Buttery, again peach-candy like with some malt and a tiny amount of spice too. Not terrible at all.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
zach8270 (3219) - Henrietta, New York, USA - DEC 10, 2009
(bottle - 22 oz) Lightly hazy peach color with a wispy white head. Aroma is very peachy and sweet. Natural peach aroma, not the peach essence. Flavor begins with a bitter and dry grass flavor, moving along to a very light flavor of semi-sweet and rather tart peaches. Finishes dry and bitter with the lightest sweetness lingering at the end. A bit too dry for my taste, but it did taste like actual peaches.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11004) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - DEC 10, 2009
22oz bottle @Pauls Gathering-pours a thin white head and yellow color. Aroma is peach, spice hops. Taste is peach, light malt, spice hops. OK effervescence.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jercraigs (7348) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 29, 2009
2009-11-27. Dark yellow body with a small foamy white head. 3+ Strong peachy aroma has an artificial note to it. 6+ Flavour is similar candyish peach character, pleasant but the artificial notes in the finish are distracting. Average palate. Okay, meh. Bottle shared by Garthicus.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mabel (5371) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 28, 2009
[2597-20091127] 1pt6floz bottle. Surprisingly peachy fruit fragrant soap aroma. Clear, yellow brown body with a quick foamy white head. Ridiculously ripe peach fruit flavour follows through from the aroma with a grainy background. Medium body. Packs a sweet peach candy punch.
(c/o garthicus, w/ blankboy, GregClow, HogTownHarry, jerc)

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rciesla (5499) - Exit 15W, New Jersey, USA - NOV 22, 2009
Bottle Shared at Ryan & Max’s Tasting @ Pauls. Pours a pale yellow body with a thin white head. Aroma is fresh peach and a lighter wheat toned body. Stars peach but quickly diminishes to a dull grain milled malt bill. Eh.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50