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RATINGS: 68   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49   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.


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tcane7 (1664) - Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 2, 2013
Draft at Memphis Taproom. Pours a cloudy amber-orange with some white head and lace. Notes of lemon, wheat, light mango and stone fruit. Mild tartness for the style.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hanuta06 (331) - Washington, USA - OCT 12, 2014
Serving: from tap at The Beer Junction. Aroma: Appearance: very small, white initial head with no lacing and fully diminishing longevity. Hazy, orange/pink body. Taste: lightly sour initial flavor and lightly sour tea-like finish with short duration. Palate: light body, watery texture and lively carbonation. Overall: very good.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
decaturstevo (5145) - decatur, Tennessee, USA - SEP 30, 2014
Orange pour with creamy white head and lace. Aroma is citrus zest and tea. Flavor mirrors aroma. Medium bodied with aggressive carbonation. solid low abv beer

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nickd717 (3558) - San Francisco, California, USA - SEP 28, 2014
Tap at Mikkeller Bar. Clear golden with a small white head. Floral and earthy tea and hop aromas. Nice flavor with sweet caramel and tea with honey and a hoppy finish. Smooth on the mouthfeel with soft carbonation. Drinkable.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JBPortland (842) - Portland, Maine, USA - SEP 23, 2014
On tap at Birch Bar Norfolk, VA for Zwanze ’14, pours cloudy pale orange with 2 finger head. Nose is fruity tropical tea, mango, peach, kumquat, slight tartness and soggy grain. Taste is similar with a definite tea influence, low tart, some pleasant tropical fruit notes and light citrus mix with restrained grainy malt. Finish is low tartness, round herbal fruity melon, mango, peach, various fruits and some notes of stonefruit. Simple but nice.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ericdevin (824) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - SEP 22, 2014
Bottle from unknown via Justin D. Pours a slightly cloudy orange straw, decent amount of head, yeast and fruity qualities to aroma. Body very lively an dry, lots of fruit at finish. Medium tart, very light. Decent but not amazing.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
burg326 (3764) - Florida, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Poured a hazy light amber orange color with aromas of light wheat, some tart lemon, a touch of fruit, and some tea. Flavors were light tart wheat, a touch of fruit, and some lemon peel. Solid berliner, glad I have another bottle.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (12260) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 25, 2014
Draft at the big Hunt. Hazy amber color, huge fluffy tan head. Aroma of grapefruit, tea, lemon. Taste is herbal citrus. Interesting.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Drake (8617) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Bottle shared by ajax25g at the DC Summer Saison & Sour Tasting, 7/12/14. Pours a hazy pink color with a thin fizzy white head. Decent head retention. Aroma of tea, spice, mild tropical fruit. The taste is tart lemonade with tea in the finish. Medium bodied.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdamJackson (2689) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 12, 2014
Dark orange, light sticky head. Smells like green tea and honey. Tart and sweet. has a green tea taste with a tough of kiwi and lemon. too acidic but not terrible.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ratman197 (9946) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - AUG 3, 2014
On tap at Powder Keg poured a hazy orange amber with a small lasting white head. Aromas of caramel, tea, citrus and straw. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry finish. Flavors of tea, lemon and straw with a crisp dry lingering lemon tea finish.


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