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RATINGS: 80   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.46   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Collaboration with Hopleaf! We started by brewing a traditional German Berlinerweiss—which Napolean’s men called the Champagne of the North—then tweaked it with a homemade tea blend to impart a slight apricot hue and botanical aromatics.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
arminjewell (7817) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 30, 2015
Pour on tap at Tap and Handle, hazy yellow-orange pour with white head, aroma brought notes of tart lemon, biscuit, touch of herbal, tea like notes with some slight spice, caramel notes with a touch of citrus. Taste was a mix of citrus, grass, biscuit into a bit of tea, slight tart note with some caramel, finishing tart, slightly dry.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CanIHave4Beers (3505) - Pouring Bus, Iowa, USA - MAR 28, 2015
Bottle at the RBSG 2014 Grand Tasting courtesy of the kind folks at Perennial.

Pours hazy & yellow with a decent head and nice lacing on the glass.

The aroma is yogurt and husky malt with... in all seriousness... dirty bathroom. There’s no way to sugar coat it, it smells, just a little bit like stale dried up urine.

The flavor is tart and fruity with some nice lemon and passion fruit. No odd or "nasty" characteristics from the aroma really carry over to the flavor. The her has very little bitterness and is basically dry.


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mcberko (8255) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 9, 2015
On tap at The Collective Tap, pours a clear golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is bland, with light notes of tea. Flavour is the same, with herbal tea notes. Light citric tartness on the finish. Not a fan of this - very weak.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kaser (3638) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 31, 2015
Orange pour from draft at rocking horse. White foamy head. Lemon and tart aroma. Tart lemon and tea flavor. Sry finish. Crisp and poundable. Not bad. Perennial rocks

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cards04 (2076) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JAN 24, 2015
Pours a dark clear golden with fizzy white head. Aromas are somewhat metallic, a bit of tart citrus too. I get bubblegum in the flavors followed by a tart finish. It ends quickly though.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wedgie9 (2501) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - DEC 24, 2014
From notes. Tasted on 6/5/13 on draft at the brewpub during a baseball trip with Adam and Taylor. Pours hazy pink grapefruit color with a thin white head that leaves a thin collar of lace. The nose is wheat malt and lightly tart with a fruity tea aroma. The flavor is a bit more tart with the same malt taking a back seat, and plenty of fruity tea. The body is light with very lively carbonation and a short, tart finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jackl (5368) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - DEC 22, 2014
Bottle @ Three Notch’d Tasting. Hazy light amber pour with a small head. The aroma’s strongly herbal. Garden patch funk. Salted melon and spring fruits. The taste reminds me of acidic tomato skin. Raspberry and celery. Bloody mary mix. Sharp tangy finish. Light body, active carbonation. Unique.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
after4ever (6477) - Brier, Washington, USA - DEC 8, 2014
Draft at SB. Pours a cloudy medium orange with a loose and fizzy whitish head that goes away. Mild mango and apricot nose. Creamy medium body with bright lively carb. Mango and apricots on the mid palate. Refreshing and light, but very subdued in the flavors and aromatics.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerFunGuy (803) - California, USA - NOV 28, 2014
This light orange colored beer has an aroma of fresh apricot. A mildly tart flavor definitely has an apricot flavor too. Very unique and a great session beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
marcus (7137) - Sacramento, California, USA - NOV 1, 2014
On tap at The Trappist. Pours orange copper with a rich beige head and a fruity aroma. There is a slightly sour wheat flavor with a hint of tea. Easy to drink if you like sour.


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