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RATINGS: 104   WEIGHTED AVG: 3/5   IBU: 23   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A great fruit beer. The blueberry flavor is a perfect marriage of ingredients. Light and refreshing, this beer is great all by itself or blended with another. Try a Black and Blue which is a mix of Stout and Bluebeery Ale.


2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
WeeHeavySD (3365) - Portland, Oregon, USA - OCT 26, 2007
I had low hopes going in after having their raspberry beer. Pours a nastly pale lager yellow, with a bright white head. Looks like the shitty Orion I just had. Nose has extremely faint blueberry. The taste is light and has flavor from an extract. Not horrible, but not good at all in the scheme of beers that use artificial blueberry.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kitschy (326) - Nebraska, USA - OCT 16, 2007
on tap at gabf. clean flavor, light palate, delicious aroma, great hop finish. Probably an extract flavor, if so they’ve used exactly the correct amount for flavor without overpowering.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TomDecapolis (4618) - Milton, Delaware, USA - OCT 1, 2007
Pours a translucent golden with a large foamy/bubbly white head that left some lacing. Aroma of fresh blueberries, fruity, some wheat tartness, honey and some floral notes. Flavors of blueberries, wheat, honey...the beer was light, carbonation was tingly. A bit thin...as expected. Not as artificial as most blueberry beers I have had in the past.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
riversideAK (6010) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - AUG 21, 2007
Nice sweet blueberry aroma with a little hint of wheat in the background. Pours a goldish yellow that loks unfiltered to a certain extent. The main flavor here is obviously the blueberry which is a nice somewhat natural flavor. The blueberry is backed by a little bit of cerealy wheat malt flavor. Rather light, easy to drink, and a more or less decent fruit beer.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
thedm (5355) - Fort Wayne, USA - AUG 4, 2007
This draft brew from the brewery poured a head of foamy finely sized bubbles that were mostly lasting and left behind a hazy softly carbonated light yellow-orange colored body and a good lacing. The mild flavor contained notes of blueberry. An OK brew just nothing special.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
burpfrank (299) - carpinteria, California, USA - JUN 16, 2007
This had a good sized head.Aroma was of blue berries,but not too strong.The color was straw.The taste was of mainly a heavy taste of barley dominated beer with a touch of blueberries.I think a less dominating beer would have been better to taste the blueberries.I was hoping for more of a blueberry taste.Not bad,but could have been much better.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
FlacoAlto (4125) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - JUN 13, 2007
Simply ’Blueberry,’ not a very inspired name on this beer. This beer has a hazy, pale, straw-gold color and is topped by a frothy, initially one-finger thick, pale, off-white colored head. The aroma smells definitively of blueberries as soon as I start to pour this beer. Reminds me of blueberry pancakes. Underneath the blueberries, or perhaps part of their character, is a touch of acidity. If you smell really intently, you might notice a touch of clean, yet thin, malt character, but you really have to dig for it underneath the blueberry notes. The aroma is pretty one-dimensional, but at least it smells like the beer’s name.

Quite dry tasting, yet the blueberry character is noticeable from the get go. It actual tastes of concentrated blueberry flavors, perhaps like you would find in a blueberry syrup, but without any of the sweetness. The dominant blueberry flavor actually adds a perception of sweetness to the finish that in actuality does not exist. The blueberry flavor is not over the top, in fact it is probably at a good level. It is certainly the largest component of the flavor though, as the base beer hardly musters any contributions to the flavor profile. The beer is very light in body and quite refreshing actually. Not horrible and it would certainly appeal to those who like fruit beers that are not very heavy on the beer taste.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
dwyerpg (5220) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAY 31, 2007
As far as fruit beers go this was pretty nice. Plus it was the first blueberry beer I’ve ever liked. The flavor just doesn’t taste fake and isn’t too sweet. Certainly a pleasant surprise.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bhensonb (13516) - Woodland, California, USA - MAY 27, 2007
Bomber. Definite blueberry aroma. Hazy gold color with a white head that diminished rapidly. A bit fizzy. Starts with blueberry, quickly followed by malt. Then a different, stronger, blueberry flavor - like skins. The finish is mildly bitter, but the bitter might be the berry, or hop. Not sure. Dry finish. Different. Makes a change.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bu11zeye (12517) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 27, 2007
(Bottle) Pours a hazy golden body with a white head. Aroma of blueberries, perfume, and spruce. Flavor of blueberries, earthiness, and grass with a somewhat bitter finish.


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