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RATINGS: 543   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   IBU: 17   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Malted wheat and the choicest American barley are combined with a blend of noble hops to create this light, fruity, refreshing beer. Brewed in the style of the American beer renaissance, Blue Star is unfiltered, the yeast adding a complex note to the flavor profile. It’s especially good with a slice of lemon!


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pyrmir (3267) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUL 11, 2014
355 ml bottle. Clear golden with thin white head. Aroma not very typical, fruit, some ale yeast, spice, mild banana and wheat. Taste is fruity and pleasant, malty, very little wheat, mango, papaya and mild yeasty notes. Not very typical but pleasant

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JHeath99 (840) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - JUL 7, 2014
Tap from Lazy Dog. Pours a transparent golden with a thick creamy head. Taste of wheat, lemon, and grasses. Aroma is very faint mostly just wheat.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Niko100 (1947) - Illinois, USA - JUL 4, 2014
Hazy golden color; Light to medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of wheat, some yeast, & citrus; Flavor of wheat, light grain, and citrus (notably lemon); A bit thin - just decent.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nocturne (752) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 18, 2014
355ml bottle. Pours out a light golden shade with white head. Opens up grainy before a nice combination of fruit (peach, apricot), grassy hops and caramel malt comes through. Taste is fine, grainy and grassy again, but not quite as nice as the aroma. Light banana note. Good wheat beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Darkmagus82 (547) - - JUN 17, 2014
Served on tap in a pint glass Appearance – The beer is served a hazy yellow-orange color with a tiny fizzy white head. The head has a very light level of retention, fading quite fast to leave some decent foamy lace on the sides of the glass. Smell – The aroma of the beer heaviest of a wheaty bread smell mixed with some hints of citrus of lemon and a bit of orange. Taste – The taste begins with a crisp wheat flavor mixed with a light citrus lemon flavor. As the taste advances the wheatiness takes on a grainier like nature with the lemon growing stronger as the flavor advances as well. Some yeast and a bit of hay and grass work their way onto the tongue more toward the end of the taste, mixing with the rest of the flavors to leave a crisp, wheaty and lightly citrus flavor to linger on the tongue. Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is on the average side to slightly thicker side for a brew of only 4.5 % abv. with a carbonation level that is rather high. For the style the feel is very nice as the high carbonation really makes for a refreshing and crisp drinker, while the average to slightly thicker body really nicely accentuates the wheat flavors. Overall – A rather crisp, refreshing, and easy drinking wheat beer with a good blend of citrus and wheat. A nice summer style brew.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
ryecatcher (741) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 16, 2014
Bottle. Pours a golden yellow color with so-so head little retention, okay lacing. Nose is faint orange peel, cereal. Bland and weak with a vegetal note at the finish. Not good.

3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kaserk (45) - wdm, Iowa, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Drank this bottle at Malo on a motorcycle ride. Very refreshing. Lemony taste. Yummy! Would drink again.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ryrpat (100) - Illinois, USA - JUN 8, 2014
Decent wheat but prolly wouldn't by again. Smooth but a bit flat. Many better choices out there ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
gschrade (544) - Collinsville, USA - JUN 2, 2014
I had this at Global Brew. Pours gold with white head. Taste citrus, wheat, summery. I thought this was good. I would drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
OldGrowth (2619) - North Carolina, USA - MAY 21, 2014
At brewpub. Good aroma sweet yeasty. Lemon clove grass. Tad hazed golden yellow color. Good head spotty lace. Tart sweet flavor. Light body creamy smooth mouthfeel. Sweet dry finish. It’s good. Not over the top. Fine lawnmower brew.


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