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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.19/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   SEASONAL: Summer   ABV: -
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Penn Summer Berry Weisse is a traditional German-style Weisse beer crafted with a bountiful berry medley


4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
MarkSachon (551) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 26, 2011
I know from first-hand sources that the berries are fresh ---- the pulp clogged the bottling filter lines the first few runs according to my source. Crisp and refreshing, even under the gray skies of Pittsburgh.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
cheap (3940) - Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 2, 2011
UPDATED: MAR 25, 2012 NEW: had again, not quite as good as the first but still pretty good. OLD RATING:Yes, this stuff is a vivid cluster when poured, pink almost gushing foaming little globules in cloudy pour, quite a sight! Clean berry aroma. For taste this stuff almost comes off as a wild yeast. Could almost say this is near lambic, berliner or sour. Tart backbone with a medium pleasannt fruity feel. Very interesting texture on the palate. Very good fine sizzle to the tongue. Much better than most fruit beers. May I say again this brew looks deliteful in the glass when poured, very active an asthetic. Well done, hope they can duplicate this in the next batch.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tympanic (168) - New York, New York, USA - OCT 4, 2011
Hey! I expected ratings for this to be much higher. This is a tasty little weissbier, berried - but not buried - and sweet. Ainít I funny. Almost no head, the color of fruit punch, plenty of wheaty residual goodness. Itís very enticing to look at. I like it!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerathon (1070) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 5, 2013
I am typically not a fruit beer guy, but this one was delicious! The berry flavor is so fresh and blended perfectly with the hops and malts. Yum!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nike (950) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 3, 2011
I agree with others, interesting pour. Itís worth buying a bottle just for the pour. The aroma was pleasant, light berry. Interesting complexity going on with this brew. Some sour/tart and hints of yeast flavoring. Too much carbonation, looked liked a cherry ginger ale. Small head, but could be compared to a lambic Berliner or sour (good call cheapdark). Worth the try, it was fresh, clean and crisp.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
lithy (2996) - Capital of Appalachia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 21, 2011
Pinkish purple, whitish cover. Aroma is mixed berries, very sweet. Taste is light caramelized malts, lots of blackberry, raspberry mix. Nice fruit beer.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
douglas88 (5787) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 17, 2012
On tap at a wedding. Pours a dark reddish hue, clear, with a thin tan head. The aroma is mostly sweet berries and some light grain. Quite a surprising flavor with tart fruit alongside more common light berries and earthy malts. Not sure what to make of this, it comes in between a Berliner and a light Hefe with fruit, very good. Lots of wheat.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ttutony (634) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 22, 2011
Pink tinged copper in the glass with pinkish head. Slightly tart berry and grain aroma. Very smooth mouthfeel with a touch of berry sweetness. Nice. Great for the summer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nate (3636) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 21, 2011
On tap at the Coney. Light berry aroma, mix of sweet and tart. Light hop note. Red amber hazy with light pink lacing head. Medium body with medium-high carbonation. Starts medium dry with light tart berry flavor - canít tell which berry is predominant. Medium bitter finish with fruity tart after. Watery but a nice summer quencher.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PGHbeer77 (571) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 30, 2012
12 oz. Bottle. Refreshing summer berry brew. Raspberry scent with light grain. Cloudy gold pour with a white ring and very little head. Light body with a fizzy texture. Sweet berry taste then a tart flavor kind of like kool aid at times.


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