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RATINGS: 175   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.59   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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In playful pursuit of butterflies a Red Fox danced across the brewery hill. His joy so pure it bubbled through our hearts and into this beer. Laughing Fox is a sparkling Kristal Weizen brewed in the Bavarian tradition with 50% Wisconsin wheat in our open top fermenters. Tickle your nose notes of spicy clove and cinnamon abound. Danís inspired Weizen interpretation reflects the deep bittersweet color of our Foxís red coat. Expect this beer to pour a lively effervescent glass thick with creamy foam and bursting with luscious fruity notes on your pallet. This is easy drinking beer perfect for a friendly Wisconsin evening. Relax, this is Godís Country, here we have the strength to reach for the stars and change the world.


4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Tripplebrew (774) - Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA - OCT 29, 2011
Pours a clear nutty copper with thick frothy tan tinged head. Aroma is earthy nut, bubblegum, malts. Flavor is bubblegum, caramel and almond. Body is light yet creamy with definite carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
daknole (8863) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 27, 2011
ddfrazee with the hookup for me! Bad ass! Clear reddish/brown pour. Cream colored head. Aroma has brown sugar, grains, banana, clove. Flavor is lightly sweet, a good dose of banana, toffee. Fuck this is damn good!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
cbfobes (2270) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 25, 2011
12oz bottle, pours a clear dark amber/orange with a thick white head and great lacing throughout the entire glass, aroma has a huge amount of fruit mixed in with clove and spices, the flavor has an awesome amount of banana and clove with caramel and malt in the finish, the mouthfeel is superb, delicious.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
shrubber85 (7295) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - OCT 24, 2011
Bottle courtesy of arkurzynski - much thanks. Banana, clove, and toffee wheat malt aroma. Clear amber color with giant tan head. Lightly sweet banana, clove, and toffee wheat malt flavor. Nice body and highly carbonated. Excellent - a Dunkel Kristallweizen.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
benfergy (198) - Valley City, North Dakota, USA - OCT 23, 2011
The aroma is rather Belgian in style- the strong yeast is fruity (somewhat cherry-like), and the malt has a bread-like aroma. It appears as a brown beer with substantial head. The taste is very smooth, somewhat smokey. The palate has a great smoothness, although it would be nice to have more of a body. Overall, itís a great beer, and one that I highly recommend (like many beers from New Glarus).

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
drowland (5980) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - OCT 21, 2011
10/21/11. 12oz bottle courtesy cbfobes. What a way to start my weekend in WI! Surprisingly dark, almost amber, pour with a huge, thick, creamy khaki head that lats forever and laces in sticky clumps. Nice spice aroma hits the nose first followed by light banana, cream, and vanilla. Nice light banana and cream flavor with a touch of caramel. This is tasty and I could drink this by the gallon.

2.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
esjaygee (3903) - Oak Creek, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 20, 2011
Clear amber with a very large ecru-esque slowly fading head. Aroma is yeasty and spicy with clove, mild fruit and toasted malt. Over-carbonated and bland with wheat, light banana and semi-noble hops. I like their other wheat beers but this one falls short.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
kmweaver (3206) - Petaluma, California, USA - OCT 19, 2011
12oz bottle, courtesy of pantanap. Thanks, Kan! Pours a bright, clear orange-amber color; creamy light-tan head with excellent retention and lacing; great pour. Cloves and nutmeg in the aroma, along with a creamy banana quality underneath; not effusive, but solid, with a light lemony citrus. Medium body; effervescent carbonation; creamy clove and nutmeg character alongside a creme brulee core thatís both creamy and quite light on the tongue; hugely drinkable, absolutely perfect mouthfeel. Finish is toasty, lightly husky from the wheat, and dry. Nomnomnom, Dan Carey.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
spilledpint (341) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - OCT 19, 2011
12 oz. bottle from Steveís Madison Ar: No love lost here. Flavorful spice, clove, banana aroma. Ap: Medium copper color, clear. Off-white head doesnít stick around too long. Sparkly carbonation. T: Spicy, light lemon-y-ness. The finish has a very nice tartness. Hella thirst quenching. P: Moderately thin, pretty carbonation-y. O: Damn straight.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
WisconsinBeer (704) - St. Paul, Minnesota, USA - OCT 16, 2011
Bottle. Deep clear orangeish-red color, very lively carbonation and a frothy head. Mild wheat, cloves, a hint of fruitiness. Very soft on the palate, with a lingering dryness from the wheat. Super easy drinking, would be a phenomenal session beer. Another home run from NG.


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