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RATINGS: 241   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   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.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
furthur (174) - Eagle River, Alaska, USA - DEC 27, 2013
Light amber body, white head, fades surprisingly quickly. Aromas of orange, caramel, grapefruit. Flavors of orange, caramel, GOAT!, tangerine. Slight alcohol burn. Good carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ibrew2or3 (6926) - Tempe, Arizona, USA - DEC 20, 2013
22oz bomber pours with a thin clear gold body that supports a thin bright white head. The aroma offers up a nice load of funky skunky sweaty BO, sour yeastiness and then sugar sweetened lemon and lime mixed with wheat and grains. Lots going on but this works pretty well. The taste starts with tart lemon and lime and quickly moves into sugar sweet lime hard candy. Thereís also faint yeastiness and funk in there but the big sugary floral hops to sweet lime flavored hard candy gets in the way. Basically too much sweetness without enough to balance it out.

3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
UncleKorm (826) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - DEC 17, 2013
Bottle poured a hazy deep yellow hue w/ medium frothy white head diminishing to a thin cap w/ lacing. Light citrus aromas. Initial flavor is light sweet w/ a moderate sour finish. Tastes are lemon, white wine, orange, peach, and pleasant yeasty funk. Light to medium bodied, lively carbonation, and dry finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MaroonOrange (129) - - DEC 17, 2013
On tap. Pale straw color without much head. Pear, tropical fruits, and citrus. Sweet with a sour finish and a lot of carbonation. Quite refreshing.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Danyel (791) - Colorado, USA - DEC 16, 2013
Bottle. Pours yellow with white head. Smells pineapple, dough, licorice. Has a very crazy flavor, very fruity, slight spice to it...light. Has a touch of that banana-ey Belgian taste to it, just a hint. Earthy, fruity, light. Good.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bookman10 (642) - Osseo, Minnesota, USA - DEC 16, 2013
First exposure to yuzu. This is an interesting beer--more like a typical wheat than anything else. Pours a cloudy, light gold with minimal head. Aroma of fruit esters and wheat. Flavor is quite tart, with a lot of lemon to it, along with sour banana. Itís a refreshing sort of beer--more of a summer draught.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
swanmann (604) - Norman, Oklahoma, USA - DEC 15, 2013
Out of the bottle: Bright and brassy golden yellow with a good amount of white foam that subsides after a minute or two. Itís got a heavy wheat aroma with some syrupy pear and grapefruit-ish notes, some caramel and barnyard funk. Quick, bitter toasty wheat opening, almost tastes like orange-pineapple, the sourness adds brightness but shoots through quickly. Some orange and funky bitterness linger, with bright (not fizzy) carbonation opening up caramel and syrupy fruit. itís delicious, just shy of sour; I say refreshing, given the 8% alcohol. Yuzu definitely comes through. Personally, my only other notable exposure to Yuzu is in ponzu sauce, where it marries wonderfully with earthy and salty soy. I think itís a very natural, though unique, pairing with wheat. Sat on this for about 3 months after purchase, in September.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jgb9348 (4751) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - DEC 14, 2013
Slightly hazy golden coloured body with a non-existent white head - no movement at all. Aroma of nice sour grapes, yeast, wheat, lemons, pears and a mouth-watering sour note like a gueuze. Medium-bodied; Assertive fruit flavour with a lot of alcohol, wheat, pears, barnyard funk and a little coriander seed. Aftertaste shows some depth, a touch of the sour notes, but mainly an over-alchoholed, wheatie and slightly fruit finish. Overall, I donít like the imperial berliner weisse style - this isnít terribly refreshing, due to its thicker, viscous body and the fruit doesnít work so well in this one as a result. Still neat to sample, but not really worth finding nor paying a lot of money for. I sampled this 65 cL bottle purchased from Arrowine in Arlington, Virginia on 12-September-2013 fro US$8.99 sampled at home in Washington on 14-December-2013.

4.1
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SudsMcDuff (5844) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - DEC 12, 2013
Had a few times on tap @ Nobi .. . The smell is intoxicating, well- its kinda weird. It smells exactly like south african beef jerky (biltong) .. . Quite sweet, very well masked alcohol .. . I loved this beer, but if you are looking for even a hint of a typical berlinner weisse type beer. This aint it .. . . .thug life has got nothing on beard life!

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TomTron (378) - Aiken, South Carolina, USA - DEC 11, 2013
Pours a slightly hazy yellow with basically no head. The Ichang Papeda really shines in this one! Yet another Lips of Faith offering that just seems off . Tastes like a citrus train-wreck. Tastes more like some sort of juice concoction than a beer. Still havenít won me over with this series NB.


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