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RATINGS: 103   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.73   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Napa Smith Wheat beer has a light and clean taste that is characteristic of this type of style. We have added special ingredients to accentuate the aromas beyond the hops and malt to insure a spicy, floral aroma with a light crisp finish. Serve this with a grilled piece of fresh fish or pork chops.


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2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
UnholyBrewing (595) - Central Florida(Upper Hell), Florida, USA - JUL 22, 2012
...slight wheat aroma. Thin. Highy carbonated. Tastes like cider. Tart finish. Weak wheat. No wheat flavor.


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hotstuff (4058) - Indiana, USA - MAR 25, 2014
Rated on 2-13-2011. This bottled beer has pours a medium sized very fizzy off-white head with a short retention, slightly hazy yellow body, fizzy, fast rising carbonation, and spotty amounts of lacing. The aroma is malt, wheat, some banana, and a hint of clove. The taste is sweet, wheat and citrus. The mouth feel is smooth and this beer is light-medium bodied. This beer lacks a lot of quality for the style as the flavor just is not right for this style. It left me not wanting this beer again.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Blairgus (2537) - California, USA - OCT 15, 2013
15 oct 2013, bottle. Yellow, clear, steady bubbles. Nose is straw malt, a tad yeasty, kind if harsh tea and yeast. Thin body and moderately fizzy. Carbonation lasts the entire time it is in your Maputo, obstructing the flavor. But that's not great anyway. Light caramel, sugary bread, faint yeast. Not very good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Meilby (7189) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 7, 2013
Draught @ Napa Smith Brewpub, Napa, CA
Pours clear golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, wheat, ginger and yeast. Taste is light sweet and light bitter. Body is light, texture is thin, carbonation is soft.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yngwie (13106) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 7, 2013
On tap at the brewpub. A clear one, golden in colour and with a small, white head. Subtle ginger aroma, as well as some fruit notes and pale malts. Spiced, ginger flavor, but balanced, leaving room for the malts and hops. Not much bitterness, but it’s not necessary either. A bit thin in the palate. A well brewed ginger beer. 130807

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Geokkjer (5538) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 7, 2013
On tap at the brewpub. Pours golden with s white head. Aroma of wheat, malt, some grains and spices. Flavor is sweet and fruity , some ginger, malt and citrus. Medium body, average carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hackobock (1167) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 9, 2013
Bottle at brewpub, 061713. Clear golden with small white head. Light aroma of grain, floral hops, wheat and a muddled ginger aroma. Not much of either wheat or ginger. Light body. Taste is light citrusy, wheat and a hint of giniger in the finish.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Patrickctenchi (3390) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - JUN 17, 2013
Pours deep, clear, brassy/gold with a huge, off-white head. Aroma is tart citrus, wheat. Clingy, stale, citrus taste....wheaty, sour grain malt. Not that good.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
NordicV (1086) - Malmö, Sweden, SWEDEN - MAY 28, 2013
Ser ut som en klassisk lager. Bara en lätt antydan av jäst och kryddighet i doften och ännu mindre i smaken. Ingen bra veteöl.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mora2000 (5527) - McKinney, Texas, USA - MAY 5, 2013
Hazy gold with a white head. Aroma is spoiled wheat and grain. Flavor is wheat, grain and light lemons. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
chinchill (1602) - South Carolina, USA - APR 12, 2013
12 oz bottler served in a lager glass. A: pours clear golden with a well-proportioned, dense, off-white head. A high level of visible carbonation. Some nice lacing. Small amount of sediment in the bottle, of which a bit was included with the pour. S: a mostly unappealing floral aroma with musty, yeasty and grassy notes. Hints of cardamon and ginger. Taste is way better and fresher, as well as more delicate and less spicy than expected. Wheat is evident but subtle, Hints of cinnamon, cardamon and ginger. Light on hops for style. (yes, I know this style is supposed to be light on hops.) M: Medium-light bodied; medium-high but soft carbonation. O: a delicate, lightly spicy wheat beer. :


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