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RATINGS: 61   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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A light American wheat ale with the delicate aroma and flavor of apricot.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
merc7186 (1739) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 6, 2013
The beer pours average as it has a clear golden straw color, a mild white head and no lacing on the glass. The beers nose is average andas has an apparent mild apricot followed by a mild wheat smell. The beer taste is average as it has a mild bitter apricot taste and some wheat but not much else. The mouthfeel is mediocre as the beer was carbonated okay but doesn’t do much else for mouthfeel. Overall, a weak offering from Ottos where they have more hits then misses...this is a miss.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beerathon (952) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 4, 2013
I’m not really into the whole apricot thing, but the flavor of this beer is decent. Would have liked a bit more of the wheat to come through though.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerdedone (2488) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 8, 2013
Bottle. Pours golden copper with a thin white head. Aroma of apricots and wheat. Flavorof sweet apricots, wheat, light hops and had a dry finish.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jsmerig (1143) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 27, 2013
Pours a clear golden yellow with minimal head. Aroma of apricot. Taste is sweet and mellow with the flavor if apricot, but the sweet kind. Finished with a slightly dry bitterness. Easily drinkable. Good summer session ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Advocate_Ames (387) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 13, 2013
The appearance is simplistic. There is no head with only a ring of bubbles that hugged my glass. The color is a clear yellow and pale like tone. As for the aroma I noticed apricot and grains. The apricot is a pleasant scent but it was too much. In tasting the apricot is tamed by the barley wheat, yeast, malts, and a carbonated texture. The beverage was not balanced well. Sniffing the beer led me to believe it would be more of a fruit beer than wheat ale. Tasting the beverage showed me that it was more of a wheat ale than a fruit beer. Overall it doesn?t impact the palate but it did not leave a delicious finishing taste in my mouth. The Apricot Wheat is a good drink but it was not to my liking.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mike67 (733) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 17, 2013
22 oz bottle. Pours deep golden with a long lasting, thin, white head and lively carbonation. Aroma is of wheat malt and apricots. Body is medium and slightly crisp. Taste is wheat malt, apricots and hint of hops. Nice beer for ladies.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
jflopsu (439) - New Jersey, USA - APR 6, 2013
Light good pour. A sweet, fruity aroma. A very sweet, fruit juice type flavor. A typical wheat beer after taste.

2.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
jjgmd (1224) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - OCT 12, 2012
On tap at Ottos, pours a see through orangish color. Nose is all apricot. Taste is very light and bland and tastes like a non alcoholic apricot cider. Not for me ! Quaff Score 3 / 10

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
DeputyAndy (632) - Ambler, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 19, 2012
Bottle. Pours a clear gold. Little aroma. Taste is very apricot forward. Not much wheat flavor coming through. Finishes a bit coppery flavored.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SudsMcDuff (5658) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - AUG 30, 2012
Had on draft @ Otto’s brewpub, in the NeW location, in State College,PA .. . amber caramel .. light grain + dead grass, apricot skin .. leader? . .. good aftertaste .. . . you’re a fat idiot!


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