Reynolds314 (2296) - Connecticut, USA - AUG 11, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Wheaty lemony crisp refreshing crushable beer. Hops are lightly bitter and come across as lemons from the wheat and citrus hops. Good stuff.
Ernesto987 (3687) - Connecticut, USA - AUG 6, 2014
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
growler and sample at brewery, rich wheat flavors and lots of hops, grassy and herbal. This is cool. Very drinkable and refreshing
beerfest5 (1147) - Dublin, IRELAND - AUG 8, 2010
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Was surprised to see the ratings so low for this one. A hop lovers dream heffeweizen! not a tasteless wheat ale, but one that hits you in the face with the hop aroma and flavor. great heffe color and cloudiness, but its the flavor of this one that really makes it stand out. still very crisp and clean taste on the palate, not a fat, witbier taste, but very clean tight bubbles, and the great mix of hoppy and citrus zest from a heffeweizen that deserves a much higher rating than this.
jkwood04 (3878) - Connecticut, USA - JUN 19, 2010
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: AUG 4, 2014 Sampled at American Craft Beer Fest 2010. Pours a light golden color. Aroma and flavor both of spicy yeast and citrusy hops. Light texture. A decent beer. Edit: Growler poured into a tulip. Pours hazy golden with a white head. Aroma of the spicy yeast, light wheat, and some nice floral/citrusy hops. Flavor the same. Why did I give this a low score the first time I had it? Not sure, but it’s definitely a good beer.
rocbyter (1896) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - DEC 13, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Delaney’s. Moderate wheat aroma and slightly sour. Cloudy golden color with a medium white head. Light flavor gets mildly bitter in the finish.
Dickinsonbeer (5077) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - DEC 6, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
bctc 09, random keg sitting near the mayflower campsite. Pours a hazed golden with a diminishing head. Aroma is phenolic slight spice- clove, toasted malts, a bit of cobwebbiness, citrusy hops, and lots of lemon-zest. Flavor is somewhat doughy crackery, toast, wheat, lemon zest, pine, citrus, and grassy hops- slight slick aftertaste and finish. ok.
bconley (352) - Fern Park, Florida, USA - SEP 22, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at redlight. Very light and golden. Sweet citrusy smell. I found kind of a soapy type flavor on the end of it, but not terrible.
Beerlando (3342) - Orlando, Florida, USA - SEP 9, 2009
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft at Redlight Redlight. The pour yields a hazy, golden colored body with a small head of swirly white foam. Minimal, spotty lacing marks the glass. The aroma shows wheat grain, minerals, and coriander, with a peppery, citrus rind hop note. Flavors follow suit, primarily based in cereal grain, with a slightly metallic, mineral note, and a light, spicy, lemongrass hop bite. Light in body and balanced on the tongue, it is quite quaffable, though the metallic tendencies are a little off-putting. There’s a slight astringency on the finish. Decent brew.
Cletus (6354) - Connecticut, USA - AUG 31, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours copper with a thin white head. Smells of caramel, some citrus, hay. Tastes of sweet wheat, spicy, some coriander, citrussy.
hopscotch (9113) - Indian River County, Florida, USA - AUG 29, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draft… Hazy, straw-colored ale with a small, wispy, white head. Great retention. The bouquet provides pale grain, lemon peel, underripe banana and mild clove. Medium-bodied with a lightly creamy mouthfeel and modest carbonation. The flavor is mostly bitter, but also lightly tart. Lengthy, bitter finish