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RATINGS: 255   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.81   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 90   ABV: 3%
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Napoleon hailed this tart beer style "the Champagne of the North." A lively and elegant masterpiece this Berliner Weiss is a kaleidoscope of fresh flavor.


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4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
spilledpint (346) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - JUN 29, 2013
Ive waited three years to drink this beer again. Ar: Fresh lemon zest, mild funk, really refreshing and inviting. Ap: Pours a crystal clear light gold with a frothy white head. Great lace. T: Light lemon zest flavor up front, pretty dry up front and powerfully tart on the finish. P: Assertive carbonation and a lightish body make this really refreshing. O: Wonderfully refreshing, aromatic, big tart finish. This is a great beer.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blankboy (6404) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 12, 2015
[Bottle (12oz) c/o Glouglouburp] Pours a hazy, quite bubbly yellow-gold with an average size lasting frothy white head. Aroma is citrusy and a bit funky along with wheat, fruit and touches of bubblegum and salt. Tart, citrusy flavour along with wheat, a touch of salt and grain -- light tasting and maybe a bit watery but easy to drink. Average bodied. Pretty good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
alexsdad06 (6450) - Ohio, USA - MAR 7, 2015
Bottle received as an extra. Pours a slightly hazy yellow golden color with a medium plus sized white head. The aroma and flavor have lemony citrus, wheat, some funk, some white grape, mild lactic sour character. Decent body for a low abv beer. Very nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ratman197 (10562) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAR 4, 2015
Bottle poured a clear yellow with a lasting white head. Aromas of wheat, straw, lemon zest and light yeast. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry lightly tart finish. Flavors of wheat, straw and light lemon zest with a crisp dry lightly tart finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
drowland (6579) - Georgia, USA - FEB 5, 2015
12oz bottle thanks to either cbfobes or rdixon77, late summer 2014, I think. Hazy golden pour with a nice off-white head, good lacing. Okay aroma, light lemon, lactic, grainy. Nice flavor, tart, almost sour, mild grain, bread, melds together well, nicely balanced. Tasty.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sledutah (5578) - Utah, USA - JAN 19, 2015
Bottle shared by Doug
Clear yellow with a small white head, some lacing. Aroma of cereal and citrus. Flavor of grains, cereal, citrus, lemon and some tartness
Good

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
douglas88 (6704) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JAN 18, 2015
12 ounce bottle. Pours a clear yellow color with a medium white head. A light vanilla woody nose. Sour, lemons, zesty, woody. Very light but good.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JaBier (5106) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - JAN 10, 2015
Had a bunch of this between July and now (thanks Motortoddhead, for loading us up at Muckfest!), but Im just now noticing its a separate entry from the old Unplugged version. Pours clear yellow with a huge white head. Aroma of funk, creamy wheat, tart fruit and sour lemon. Sour lemon flavor giving way to a creamy wheat finish. A true to style, perfectly balanced Berliner.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcnielsen (2399) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - DEC 6, 2014
Bottle from adnielsen. Thanks Aaron! Minimal aroma of tart lemon and bread. Cereal, tart, lemon, yogurt flavors. Not an overly powerful beer, but solid.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MacBoost (1426) - Pouring Bus, New York, USA - DEC 6, 2014
Bottle from Aaron. Pours a very pale straw color with a large head. Aromas of wheat and sour lemons. Taste is tart and lightly sweet. Flavors of sour wheat, with some yogurt twang. Quenching. I dig this.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Crockett (1027) - Southampton,Ontario, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 6, 2014
Nose of barnyard, bret yeast, citrus, faint cheese. Gorgeous pale yellow cloudy pour with a big pillowy heavy lacy head. Very lemony... traces of salt (almost gose-like). Crisp and lively. First thoughts are Fish and Chips as a perfect pairing. Fresh dough. Clean. Wonderful and stylish.


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