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Brewed by Murray’s Craft Brewing Co.
Style: Wheat Ale
Bob’s Farm, NSW, Australia
Serve in Shaker, Weizen

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RATINGS: 80   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Murray’s Whale Ale is a refreshing wheat beer with a twist. Its high percentage of malted and unmalted wheat and aromatic late hop profile gives a unique take on a session strength ale. A classic light body, creamy mouthfeel and refreshing citris flavour. This is balanced with assertive late hopping, giving a fresh, light tropical fruit aroma and cleansing dry finish.

Murray’s Whale Ale is light gold in colour and lightly filtered to give it a sparkling appearance.

Summer in a glass!


3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (21427) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 19, 2013
Draft. Cloudy pale yellow color, fluffy white head. Aroma of banana bubblegum. Taste is bittersweet lemon.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mcberko (14362) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 11, 2016
On tap at Murray’s, pours a clear pale yellow with a small white head. Aroma brings out a crisp biscuity malt and a touch of hops. Flavour is clean with not much going on, including crisp crackery malt. A touch of dry hoppiness. Clean and smooth, but pretty boring. Meh.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gnoff (9569) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - AUG 21, 2013
UPDATED: AUG 25, 2013 First rating
Draught as part of a tasting paddle at Rubber Duckie Taphouse, Sydney, on July 14, 2013.
Described as a "wheat beer".
Cloudy pale yellow color, white head. Light banana, wheat, malty, bread taste. Yeast, mineral, fruity aftertaste. Spritzy mouthfeel, low bitterness. Sweet, malty scent. Easy drinking and refreshing.
6/3/7/2/12=3.0

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Bottle 33 cl thanks to Dallas! (not on ratebeer) BB 28 Sep 2013.
Hazy golden color, white head. Sweet, malty, sugary, fruity scent. SWeet, malty, fruity, hoppy taste, fresh. Medium mouthfeel, medium bitterness.
7/3/8/3/15=3.6

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (7925) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - APR 22, 2012
Bottle. Slightly cloudy gold with a big white head and moderate fizz. Yeasty grains, some sweet citrus fruit, a hint of coriander and spice. Good.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
motelpogo (7705) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 3, 2014
on tap at bob’s farm. american style wheat - pale golden with a thin head; no discernible yeast character and no wheat malt presence to stand up to the tinned fruit hop character. not much of a beer but i do like my whale ale t-shirt

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
gyllenbock (7699) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 14, 2014
Bottle in Brisbane, August 2014. A bit hazy golden with a white head. Soft with some citrus, light bread and some wheat. Also some hay. Nothing special but drinkable.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mkel07 (5152) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 10, 2010
330ml bottle. Low level white head which is unusual for the style. Golden amber in colour with gentle bubblegum aromas and a crisp light dry flavour and a slight aftertaste. Average without being great.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TimE (5046) - Tokyo, JAPAN - MAR 8, 2013
slightly cloudy golden color. Very smooth wheat. Easy drinking and refreshing. Nice

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gam (3909) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - NOV 1, 2010
Misty orange pour frothy head strong carbonation aroma yeast citrus orange wheat sugar mild floral flavour very hoppy citrus bitter sweet barley malt orange floral inflence crisp tasting good prominent flavours at the finish sweet malt sugar floral lasting bitter wheat smoothness

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hawthorne00 (3503) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - OCT 29, 2010
Bottle. Slightly hazy yellow/ orange with a decent white head. Aroma has lemon and white pepper. Crisp, light and refreshing with a spicy dry finish. A little wheaty sourness and some nectarine sweetness, but it’s really the citrus and spice that dominates. Fine dust-cutter.


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