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RATINGS: 227   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   IBU: 6   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Yuzu is a strange fruit- citrusy and bold. Those three words: strange, citrus and bold are the perfect beginnings for a great beer. So, our brewers paired yuzu with the sourness of a Berlinerweiss to create this beerlicious Yuzu Berlinerweiss. Brewed with pale malt and wheat this Berlinerwiess was acidified with Lactobacillus for a light, dry mouthfeel and tart refreshment. Hazy and straw-colored, the yuzu fruit brings a tropical charm to a traditional beer.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hockeybeerguy (1618) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - MAR 7, 2014
The appearance has a super light golden yellow colored body with a thin half fingered white foamy head that dies within less than a minute. Lacing is somewhat light and clings in a speckled sort of a messiness around. The smell is basically soured grapefruit and light orange coming through in a sour/somewhat tart kind of way, yes my nose is bothered by this and though Iím not entirely into this style, I understand that my nose is supposed to be bothered or at least "annoyed" (sorry for lack of better words) by the style. The taste has a strong sour/tartness thing going on with a decent sweet fruity backing coming in to balance it a bit. There is a dry grapefruit/orange aftertaste with a super dry finish. On the palate, it sits light, fairly sessionable, with a nice refreshing quality to it (why am I having it this time of year, oh yeah, its from June 2013, ha, no worries). There is not as much sharpness or harshness as expected from other Berliner Weissbiers Iíve had, but am I complaining - heck no way - not from this guy. Overall, hmmm...to me I think I would have this one again, but Iím nowhere close to being someone who knows Berliner Weissbiers well. Unsure, but I am unsure if I would have this again.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
achtungpv (210) - Austin, Texas, USA - MAR 7, 2014
Clear yellow with a light head. Weird mouth feel with hay and citrus up front and a hollow feeling at the end. Interesting beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (2734) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 4, 2014
bottle. Golden with one finger head. The yuzu flavor is unique. A little more sweet and tropical than lemon. Most Berliner Weiss are light, and while this isnít quite syrupy, itís not light either. Seems a tad overdone as a result.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tricyclist (665) - Florida, USA - MAR 4, 2014
5oz sample pour. Crisp light yellow pour, white head. Nose comes through tart, citric, light. Flavor follows with a fruity note up front and tart finish, light and refreshing. Crisp and drinkable for 8%

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CpyNPrnT (325) - Indiana, USA - MAR 3, 2014
Yuzu, very wierd taste to me. Reminds me of a sour type ale. The plus about this beer is that it has a nice prolonged aftertaste.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
tcane7 (1657) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 1, 2014
Bottle courtesy of Dallas with that derivative ticker James. Pours a could gold with thin white head and spots of lace. Nose of lemon, grain, crayon, wax. Crazy sweet. Taste on Sprite with a twist of lemon. Light body, so sweet. Not a Berliner

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Petkus331 (224) - Redford, Michigan, USA - FEB 27, 2014
Aroma of sweet bubblegum and bitter citrus rind. Appearance is cloudy gold with thin cream colored foam around the rim of glass. Taste is more bitter than sour, kind of disappointing for the style, with some sweetness; this should be more sour. Palate is ordinary. Overall, good, but would be better if this was more sour.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
firstsip (348) - Michigan, USA - FEB 27, 2014
From bottle. Very bubbly. Super foamy on pour. Clear golden yellow. Nose is primarily of yeast. Tastes mildy sour, mostly from yeast character. The slightly indistinguishable cider/fruit quality I assume us the "yuzu." A bitterness here that doesnít quite work with the style.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ModeEngage (149) - Lowell, Massachusetts, USA - FEB 27, 2014
http://imgur.com/L29pYeV -- Bomber from Concealer. Pours pale, slightly hazy straw with effervescent, white head that lasts. Smells of light funk and tart citrus. Drink with a slight lactobacillus bite and mild lingering bitterness. Light bodied with a dry mouthfeel. Tastes of funk, champagne, bubblegum, and citrus. Good effervescence, lively on the palate. Buries the 8% alcohol; very drinkable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
sodakotakid (230) - Belle Fourche, South Dakota, USA - FEB 24, 2014
pours a hazy orangish yellow with a small white head. This beer is made with Yuzu juice. It has a fruity sour-sweetness, with some grain , tart and floral flavors.


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