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RATINGS: 1223   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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If you've ever experienced a Northwoods sunset, you know it's a moment unlike any other. So instead of putting it into words, we captured the Northwoods' finest moment in every batch of our all-new Leinenkugel's Sunset Wheat. Brewed with malted wheat, Cluster hops and natural coriander, Sunset Wheat has a soothing taste that will leave you speechless. It's like your very own sunset in a bottle.


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2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
rubbishystuff (1845) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 23, 2012
Floats somewhere in between liking and not so much. Not sure if it has any other spices besides coriander but the spices it does have come on strong. Seemed a little like star anise or nutmeg a friend thought. It could be a bit sweet at times. Serving: Bottle


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
phaleslu (6509) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 16, 2014
Draft sample at Cincy Beerfest 2014 on Fountain Square. Pours a hay light orange-gold with a finger of white head. Notes of orange, lemon, and lime citrus, wheat, bread, berries, sugar, and cereal. There was something kind of artificial about it. It doesn’t have as much Fruity Pebbles character as the Summer Shandy, but it’s similar. Light-bodied, with medium soft carbonation and a sweet, wheaty mouthfeel. Meh.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
maekchu (2134) - Hirakata, JAPAN - SEP 6, 2014
Bottle. Spicy sweetness in nose, ginger, orange peel, coriander. Cloudy brownish/yellow color (kinda ugly), thin head. Tangy candyish initial, orange pralines, minor wheat notes. Thin body. Weak overall, with a crude spiciness.Tastes artificial, like a soda pop.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dittoson (22) - Sacramento, California, USA - AUG 30, 2014
Very thin head from the bottle to glass for this sweet beverage. It creates a golden color that allows very little through. The smell, taste, and palate all provide a strong lemon flavor that delights without overpowering. It has a nice refreshing taste, but it turns artificial for each beer beyond the first.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
golumm76 (35) - FRANCE - AUG 14, 2014
floral, citrus, cloudy, amber, golden, sticky, average carbonation, long finish, A nice beer, more taste than you could expect, most of it is sweet but a nice real aftertaste allows to savor the beer longer. A good surprise and a beer i will definitly recommend

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gendv138 (1330) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUL 12, 2014
4 oz draft pour at Leinenkugel’s Beer Garden in Baltimore. Hazy yellow with off-white head. Aromas of citrus, light berries, lemon. Tastes of lemon, light berries, juice, citrus. Medium-light body with a dry finish.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
kwhite111 (2) - - JUL 6, 2014 does not count
Excellent wheat, fruit, and lemonade flavors, which come through when you smell it. Great to drink on a warm summer day.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
radio_nowhere (820) - Maryland, USA - JUN 29, 2014
Bottle at friends house, didn’t cup this one. Golden color I think; aroma of fruity citrus and some wheat. Taste is pretty much the aroma with more lemon/orange notes and wheat malt sweetness. Light body, moderate-heavy carbonation, sweet with faint coriander spice on finish. Seems like something to pour and add a orange wedge too, nice light flavored wheat ale.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DocJitsu (953) - Florida, USA - JUN 27, 2014
Pours a light golden color with a one-finger white head. Vegetable matter dispersed throughout on a vigorous pour. Banana-lemon taffy nose. Full body with some fine burn from carbonation. Taste approximates the nose. Last third gets somewhat bitter, but the finish yields a banana sweetness.

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CPH2200 (288) - DENMARK - JUN 27, 2014
355 ml bottle.Lemonade taste with honey notes. not my kind of beer but very refreshing.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
alexsdad06 (5410) - Ohio, USA - JUN 27, 2014
12 oz bottle from backlog notes. Pours a hazy golden orange color with a small off white head. The aroma and flavor have sweet fruits, oranges, some berry character (?), pale malts, light coriander spice, this is a strange brew that I will likely not sample again.


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