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RATINGS: 343   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82/5   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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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.


Shagnasty's rating

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.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bulk_Carrier (3736) - Lake Champlain, Vermont, USA - SEP 13, 2016
This was poured into a becher pint glass. The appearance was a soft semi-transparent glossy burnt orange color. Carbonation could be seen rising at a nice pace. No head nor lacing. The aroma took the sharp sweet wheat to peg down sweet apricot fruitiness. Sticky authenticity. The flavor played both parts of the apricot to the wheat nicely. Stayed sweet the whole time. Sly punch of the wheat hits the aftertaste and then gives appropriate wheat bite. Quick finish. On the palate, this one sat about a light to medium on the body with a crisp sweet touch on the tongue. Fantastic sessionability with a nice low carbonation. Overall, good thing I got this in this month before the weather changes on me. Cause, its damn crushable and good for what it is!

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Lightrider (344) - Bristol, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 10, 2016
Pour is a honey amber with a white head. Aroma is a nice wheat with a light fruit. Taste is a sweet crisp fruit. Finish is a wash of fruit.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
premachb (2) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 9, 2015 does not count
Nice seasonal beer. Pours golden hazy color. Aroma is heavy fruit. Taste is fruity, medium sour + fruity. Overall a good summer sessional beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
raymow (1408) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 27, 2015
on tap at Marleys Brewpub in Bloomsburg - great apricot aroma and flavor. Light and refreshing. An excellent summer beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sinfull (1433) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - JUL 26, 2015
Hazy , yellow color ; small , white head. Wheat , apricots and yeast in the aroma. Taste is similar , though presence of apricots is not so noticeable . Rather dry , with hint of bitterness .

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
jflopsu (1198) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 18, 2015
Pours a clear gold. Has a strong fruit and wheat aroma. Has a strong fruit, wheat and grain taste. A dry and sweet aftertaste.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
katrinaez (1356) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 26, 2015
If you like the fruits in your beer this is good. Its a heavy fruit and not subtle to me. Tap

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DCLawyer (2688) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUN 12, 2015
Bottle->shaker. Hazy pale gold with thick frothy white head. Aroma and taste are strong apricot, wheat, grains. Nope.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
tom10101 (5285) - Quebec, CANADA - FEB 11, 2015
Bottle (12 oz) bought @ Rouses Point Beer Emporium. No idea how old it is.

Appearance: Clear pale yellow/golden with a medium quickly disappearing white head and little lacing.

Aroma: Gummy peaches mostly with light herbal notes and not much else.

Taste: Not very tasty. Mild gummy peach and light wheat acidity. Other than, there isnt much more.

Palate: Light body. Medium carbonation. Really watery. Bland finish.

Overall: Very disappointing beer from Ithaca. Aroma is quite artificial despite real fruits being used. Bland and watery.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johnnnniee (3793) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - FEB 7, 2015
On tap at Ward 8 Pale orange color with a long lasting head. Overpowering apricot aroma and flavor. Kind of like a beer cooler, but it kind of worked.


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