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NOLA 7th Street Wheat
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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 2.99/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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7th Street Wheat” started out as our Summer seasonal, but cue to its popularity has made its own place in our year round ales. Named in honor of the 7th Street wharf across the street from the brewery, this filtered wheat ale is light-bodied American style with pounds of fresh lemon-basil added after fermentation. The light citrus taste with a hint of spicy herb on the back goes well with almost any seafood dish, and from what we hear, is a favorite at bars as a stand alone refreshing beer.


2.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
GarrettB (1039) - San Diego, California, USA - JUL 1, 2014
November 4th, 2012 - NOLA’s 7th St. Wheat is the first beer to greet me after my arrival in this wonderful city. New Orleans has a lot going for it, but after this brew - and others - the beer culture is not one of them. My first hint came with this brew. The dim light of the bar gives this a very murky, very hazy look, though if unfiltered, it’ll look murky wherever I am. But the smell has something on it I’ve never sensed before: refrigerated butter. Not popcorn butter, but something more muted, cleaner, and less distinctive, and a bit strange. When it lands on the tongue, this wheat inflates like a sponge in water, puffing up and out, delivering a brow furrowing combination of sour notes, some wheat, an acidified butter aftertaste, and a cloudy palate that desperately tries to clean the whole mess up. Drinking this is like watching somebody cause an accident, and then clean it up under the assumption that nobody is looking.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Malaclemys (385) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - APR 21, 2014
Tap room, pours hazy gold with white head. Aroma is wheat, lemon, fruit, herbal. Taste is orange, lemon, wheaty. Light body with a sweet finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nero55 (720) - Wisconsin, USA - APR 17, 2014
Draft. Light golden with thin white head. Aroma of spice, lemon, and herbs. Light body with strong lemon notes upfront, a slight tartness, wheat, and some sweetness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 18/20
boozedude (1788) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - OCT 26, 2013
On tap at jax...new orleans...haxy copper colir with light head.. lemony aroma with happy taste.. good

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kaser (2689) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 26, 2013
Had it at jax in New Orleans. Orange light pour. Spicy. Cinnamon. Like a saison. Not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
airrick2003 (479) - Louisiana, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Appearance: clear slightly darker gold, has a thick white head Aroma: clean, crisp, wheat, lemon, average intensity Taste: malt, lemon, kind of simple yet pure, subtle basil Palate: high carbonation, frothy, leaves mouth dry, light mouthfeel Overall: highly drinkable, not very complex, a good simple beverage ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Aholmb1 (95) - New Orleans, Louisiana, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Appearance: cloudy yellow orange color, poured from tap, not too much head Aroma: aroma is not too strong, smell slight lemon when I get a big whiff Taste: lemon and basil are the strong key notes in the beer, these flavors are definitely prominent, also taste spices Palette: leaves the tongue a little dry, light body Overall: this is a very refreshing beer, different, first beer I have had with basil and I find it very interesting ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Garbageman (443) - Lexington, South Carolina, USA - MAY 26, 2013
From tap at Brewery.Pours a golden color with slight haze and perfect white head. Aorma was bread, lemon and grass. Taste was a crisper wheat then most with a medium mouth feel and lemon aftertaste.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AmEricanbrew (5834) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - FEB 18, 2012
Clear light amber color with ivory foam. Mild tart, bready wheat, herbal aromas. medium bodied. Lightly sweet lemonade, pale wheat, white sugar, herbal flavors--this would be a nice hot weather brew

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drowland (6027) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - JAN 21, 2012
1/21/12. On tap. Clear golden pour with a nice white head. Laid back citrus aroma with plenty of herbal aspects. Tangy wheat flavor with a hint of cream, plenty of lemon, and a nice refreshing herbal aspect. Nice!


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