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RATINGS: 96   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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A traditional summer wheat beer marries a west coast Pale ale. Brewed with locally grown wheat, providing a complex mouthfeel, and single-hopped and generously dry-hopped with Amarillo, creating a glorious citrusy aroma and finish. The approachable 5% abv makes this the perfect session beer on a summer day.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
reebtogi (4183) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - APR 18, 2013
355ml bottle pours a light golden color with a finger of white head that settles to reveal some fairly nice lacing on the glass. Aroma is grassy and floral with a hint of citrus. Taste is a light citrus and grass hop bitterness with a malty sweetness underneath. Typical brew for the style, nothing special. Easy drinking session brew.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
podey (637) - New York, New York, USA - JAN 14, 2013
UPDATED: MAY 24, 2013 Draft at Beer Bar, enjoyed this on the hottest of summer days. Pours golden yellow with medium white head. Aroma and taste of citrus, wheat and hops. Light, easy drinking. Enjoyable and perfect for this occasion.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
GT2 (8434) - San Diego County, California, USA - NOV 19, 2012
355mL found for $2. Pours a low haze golden. Thicker than expected white head. Webby lacing. Nose is squashy, pineapple air freshener, grass, odd butterscotch. As it warms more butterscotch. Taste is dry, grassy, soapy, spicy. Hints of butterscotch in the background. Fairly bitter. Odd but not offensive. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
yesyouam (1016) - Fairport, New York, USA - SEP 25, 2012
Peak Organic Summer Session Ale is a very clear, golden ale with a thick, fluffy, white head that has great retention and lacing. It has a very earthy smell with a fresh hop aroma that’s bright and citrusy. It smells great. It’s medium light bodied, smooth and soft. The finish is quick and dry, leaving the mouth a little slick. It has a nice, tight, dry, bitter flavor with lots of lemon peel and a hint of grass and herbs. The bitterness lingers for a while after the taste. This beer is a very pleasant surprise. It has a lot more flavor than I was expecting and it’s very refreshing. I’m a fan.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
matalec1984 (115) - Massachusetts, USA - SEP 17, 2012
I’m surprised by how much I like this beer! Pours a nice gold with a nice white head. Plenty of lacing. Aroma is sweet and citrusy wheat notes are also plentiful. flavor is more complex then must summer session beers, citrus notes with a sweet malty wheat finish

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maxwelldeux (3665) - Everett, Washington, USA - SEP 14, 2012
Bottle. Pours a dark golden color with an extremely thick head. Lots of floral and citrus notes to the aroma, but the flavor it somewhat muted. It’s very light on the palate, but not a huge amount of flavor.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
italarican (1481) - Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA - AUG 19, 2012
On tap at John Dory Oyster Bar. Pours a clear dark gold with neverending white lacing; the lacing remained the entire 40 minutes I was drinking this! Aroma of sharp pine needles, honey, and orange peel. Flavor has a nice honey suckle sweetness with orange peel, pine, and slight diacetyl. Sharp pine finish takes away from the honey suckle and orange peel. Way hoppier than I expected. Although I liked the beer, by no means is this a wheat ale and no way would I consider it sessionable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
durhambeer (2500) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - JUL 30, 2012
Pours light golden with a wispy white head. Nose of grassy hops, some citrus, and hay. Surprisingly hoppy, but tending toward the soapy side. Light palate and somewhat thin taste, but still a solid summer beer.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ontbeertaster (2338) - Ontario, CANADA - JUL 28, 2012
Bottle, pours a nice light clear beer, aroma is a light and the flavour is so as well, overall it is quite tasty

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11083) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUL 24, 2012
12oz bottle-pours yellow with a white head. Aroma is light fruit, some floral. Taste is floral/lemon/spice hops, 2nd sweet light malt. Easy, crisp.


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