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RATINGS: 73   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.79   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Our Brewmaster had added his own twist to this traditionally-brewed Weizen, which pours to a cloudy, golden amber colour. The result is a craft brew with a hint of apricot to give it a refreshing seasonal taste.


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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
HeistAlmighty (1127) - Saint John, New Brunswick, CANADA - MAY 28, 2013
341ml bottle. Nice looking pour, school bus yellow, unfiltered, good sized white head. Aroma is sour fruit and coriander. Taste has too much coriander, some lemon and apricot. Some sweetness and wheat. Body was a little thin. Overall, I still just don’t like coriander and this was full of it.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
solidfunk (4135) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAY 11, 2013
Very light beer. Not that rough because there isn’t much going on here. Pours cloudy orange with ok head, done lacing. Aromaa of bread yeast and some apricot. Bottle.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeerandBlues2 (9765) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - MAY 7, 2013
Bottle at Calgary International Beer Fest. Pours hazy orange with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is spicy wheat, apricot, coriander, and spicy hops. Flavor is spicy wheat, malt, apricot, no hops or bitterness and a dry finish. Light body and medium carbonation.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Viper666 (2763) - Quebec, CANADA - APR 24, 2013
Dégustée en fût au Saint-Bock à Montréal. De couleur dorée-orangée et voilée. Nez fruité (abricots, notes d’agrumes), léger de blé avec des traces de houblon herbeux et de levures. Mince en bouche avec un pétillement élevé ainsi qu’une texture aqueuse. Goût fruité (abricots sucrés aux notes artificielles) avec des notes de levures fruitées (agrumes) lors de l’entrée en bouche auquel se rajoute un léger goût de blé puis en finale des petites notes de houblon herbeux sont détectables. Post-goût court, composé d’un léger goût fruité (abricots) avec des notes de blé et de levures fruitées (zeste d’agrumes). (23 avril 2013)

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Entomolotweet (7) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - APR 5, 2013 does not count
Great beer for hot summer days. Well, for any day really. It’s my favourite from this brewery which says a bit because Okanagan Springs is my favourite brewery. Anyway it tastes like apricots alright. It is basically a better Aprikat (by Alley Kat). Really easy drinking. One of the only fruit flavoured beers I like. My only complaint is that it was spelled "Summer Weizen" when Summer is spelled "Sommer" in German, so the English and German kinda clash. Wouldn’t be a big deal but this brewery was founded by Germans.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Narnad (1463) - Wonder Lake, Illinois, USA - JAN 10, 2013
Pours a light hazed yellow color with a modestly dense white head. Aroma is almost 100% dried apricot sweetness. Flavor is blah. Early wheat presence is very, very watery and then a strong apricot sweetness overpowers the finish. Body is too thin for the strong sweetness and almost zero carbonation to provide any body to it. Overall I was really hoping this would be a good brew as the apricot nose was fantastic. But the body of the brew really hurt the overall enjoyment of the beer.

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   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
andrewturba (999) - Alberta, CANADA - NOV 29, 2012
Pours a hazy golden colour with just a small white ring around the glass. Aromas of strong sweet apricot, wheat and yeast. Tastes of creamy apricots, wheat, and yeast. Lots of sweetness from this one.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lagerboy (1255) - British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 24, 2012
Unclear orangey copper, foamy white head fades quickly. Fruity floral wit aroma. Mildly sweet apricot taste, light yeasty wheat malt backgound. Average carbonation, light bodied, no hopped. Light and refreshing, dry finish. LF (Lagerboy Friendly)

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sergelutaba (67) - Alberta, CANADA - OCT 11, 2012
On tap at Black Betty Burger & Winebar, pours a clear golden with a small white head. Aroma of wheat, not much of the apricot, and not much else. Flavor is dry, with wheat, subtle dry lemon peel and maybe a hint of apricot. Subtle and drinkable. Decent beer for the summer.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
prairielife (1) - Saskatchewan, CANADA - SEP 15, 2012 does not count
very light beer, very little carbonation, head minimal disappears quickly, fruity taste, artificial apricot tastes that lingers, haziest beer ive seen, easy to drink on a hot day, not very memorable.


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