RateBeer
overall
28
53
style
Serve in Flute, Shaker

bottled
common

on tap
common

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 319   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.8   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
An easy-drinking wheat beer is light in color and body...perfect for the warmer weather. In crafting this fine ale, we add many pounds of real apricot fruit to create a "secondary fermentation." This creates a gentle wheat beer with just a hint of apricot flavor in the finish. A very drinkable, mildly fruity ale.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
haddon90 (1385) - Denver, Colorado, USA - SEP 11, 2005
Not a bad beer! Pours a nice hazy yellow with a decent frothy head. Apricots all over the place. A delightful aroma. Faint maltiness in the flavor, but the first thing you notice is of course the apricots. A nice quenching beer in my opinion.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 12/20
pmarren144 (36) - Auburn, New York, USA - AUG 28, 2005
Bottled. This is very different!!! Aroma is of apricots. The head pours nice & thick and stays for awhile. Great mouthfeel. First sip is apricots, and then the wheat finishes. Just as advertised!! Perfect in hot weather, at a barbeque. I usually drink dark lagers, and dunkels, but this is nice for something different. I will defainately buy this again.

2.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
shintriad (700) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 27, 2005
Cloudy, yellow with a short, frothy head, this beer smells amazing. Unfortunately, it does not at all live up to its promise when you taste it. A very weak, standard American wheat with an almost untraceable apricot essence, no aftertaste to speak of. Only a bit of sourness up front. Very disappointing.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jcr (2112) - Jasper, Indiana, USA - AUG 10, 2005
Aroma of apricots. Taste of apricots. On top of a wheat beer. Very smooth and sweet. Refreshing summer beer with nice carbonation probably best drunk cold and quick.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jb (2057) - Rochester, New York, USA - AUG 7, 2005
Had at Rohrbach’s summer beer fest. Well it tasted and smelled like apricots! Very light and good for a summer day!

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
shadey (1867) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 14, 2005
On tap at MacGregors in henrietta. Golden color with no head. Aroma is all apricot. Sweet. Very easy to drink. Refreshing. Apricot flavor seems too strong to be real.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
PBOYNY (316) - Westchester, New York, USA - JUN 28, 2005
Very Creamy, fruity beer, with a strong vanilla aftertaste. Very refreshing, lightly carbed and nice lace finish.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Shagnasty (130) - Rochester, New York, USA - MAY 15, 2005
Overwhelming apricot flavor. Probably best drank ice cold, as it warmed it exposed nothing. Not bad, but far from special.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lou18 (1353) - West Paterson, New Jersey, USA - APR 23, 2005
brewtopia ’05. Sampled this and it was apricot. yellowish color, little head, aroma and taste of apricot, but nothing great.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
cherr (162) - Rochester, New York, USA - APR 1, 2005
Light beer with light flavor with the odd apricot aftertaste. I would drink this on a really, really hot day.


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 « 27 28 29  30  31 32


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