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Pizza Boy HopTart (Colombard)

Pizza Boy HopTart (Colombard)
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Serve in Snifter, Tulip, Tumbler

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on tap
common

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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 4.01/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.71   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (11442) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 19, 2014
Growler at Campground Brewdown, thanks perigrinari. Medium off-white head atop hazy amber body. Aroma is moderately sweet, orange, some lemon. Taste is moderately sweet, orange, some lemon, quite tart. Light body, light acidity. No idea where the "hop" in the name comes from, but the "tart" is easy.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
MaxxDaddy (406) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - AUG 17, 2014
On tap and from a growler. Pours hazy golden with white head. Aroma is full of citrus, funk, and a twinge of dank hops. Also get a bunch of white wine grape in there as well. Taste brings more citrus and acid, followed by a decent bit of hoppiness; nothing too crazy, but enough to know that it’s there. Super bright and crisp. Get some more grapes in there as it warms. Man, this is a real treat. Palate is medium with a decent amount of carbonation. Finishes tart with some quick bitterness. This was easily the standout beer from Pizza Boy when I was there; I only wish they had more good beers like this on tap. Really well done.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (9586) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - AUG 2, 2014
Tap at the brewery. Pours lightly hazy orange with a small, frothy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is lactic grapes and lemon, spicy wheat malt, light black walnut notes. Flavor is lactic fruits, vinous notes, light oak, biscuit and wheat malt with a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
egajdzis (5295) - Spring Mount, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 28, 2014
Hazy orange color with a medium sized, white head that left nice lacing on the glass. Aroma of floral hops, pine, grass, citrus, Brett, light lacto. Taste of citrus, earth, pine, lemon, sour.

4.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Damico (2553) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 28, 2014
Pours hazy orange with barely a grey ring for a head. The aroma is fabulous bringing sweet tart apple citrus funky candy but balanced so well with everything equally delicious. The flavor brings a nice tart profile with some hops helping bring forth a nice blended of flavors.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
artmcd8 (1560) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 10, 2014
Pours a clear orangey red with a slight white foam head. Big juicy aroma of lemon zest, peach, white wine, grape skin. Awesome aroma. The taste is definitely tart but very easy to drink. This beer was one of the highlights of the day.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sarlacc83 (702) - Oregon, USA - JUL 5, 2014
Growler. A: Semi - Opaque coppered yellow. No head. N: Pineapple, papaya, lactic acid, lemon and grapefruit, dirt piles, fertilizer. T: Sour and fruity. M: Light body, similar to a Berliner Weisse. O: Potent sour with a pleasant fruitiness.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
douglas88 (5898) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 1, 2014
Growler thanks to Dan. Pours a clear maybe light hazy orange color with a small white head. What an interesting nose; sour wood, zesty citrus, a bit of deep cellar. The flavor is tart, quite sharp, a bit of cheese, sour lemons, vinous, woody as all hell, a bit of vanilla. It’s also pretty drinkable, which adds a lot. The sharpness, which borders on acidic, is the only less drinkable quality- which is fine. Unusual. Lovely.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Beerman6686 (4301) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 20, 2014
This poured a bright dark orange to red with a white head. Aroma is super inviting, fresh tropical hops, hay, must, oak, wine, lemons, yum. Flavor was even better than the aroma, big tartness upfront, followed by hop bitterness and flavor, and finishes with a huge woody peach ring character. I seriously could drink this shit all day.

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
John25 (427) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - JUN 19, 2014
Growler. Bright gold/orange. Hoppy bitter grapefruit and citrus. Super Tart bitter mouthfeel up front that instantly fades to a citrus sweet finish. Excellent. Bitter but easy to drink ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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