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RATINGS: 976   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   IBU: 11   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Our flavorful apricot ale boldly combines the taste and aroma of fresh apricot with the smooth finish of wheat malt. Its refreshingly unfiltered character and fruit flavor make it an ale worth savoring.

Note: Previously Pyramid Audacious Apricot Ale.

Malts:
50% 2 Row Pale Barley, 50% Malted Wheat

Hops:
Nugget

OG: 11.75


Sol's rating

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sol (4) - California, USA - JAN 8, 2012
Probably the only fruit beer I like. It isnít offensive, however I canít see drinking a 6 pack by myself.... Too sweet


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sudomorph (585) - Barrie, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 24, 2014
12oz bottle. Pours a clear, bright orange with a one diver, white head that sticks to the glass. Aroma has big, sweet notes of apricot, and trace amounts of wheat. Taste is sweeter with an almost peach/apricot jam mixed in with slight wheat ale. Drawn out aftertaste. Medium body and carbonation. Semi syrupy mouth feel. Overall a pretty well down apricot beer just not my thing.

1.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
Travlr (11305) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 22, 2014
Pale orange with a bit of gold, slight thin white head. Aroma of apricot flavored baby food and ketones. Taste is like Miller Light with apricot jucie added. Flavor likely comes from apricot juice added after fermentation, or possible from artificial flavorings. Finish was reminiscent of fertilized soil. Drain pour.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuedmaster (208) - Vista, California, USA - AUG 17, 2014
This is an above-average fruit beer, nice for the summer. The pour is cloudy orange-gold, with a slight white head that is quickly gone, no lacing. Aroma of apricots, wheat, banana, slight clove. Itís a little on the sweet side but overall it has good balance, not too heavy on the apricot, still tastes like a wheat ale. The quality of the apricots must be high because it has a rich, authentic apricot flavor. I think it is better with some of the yeast from the bottom poured into the glass to give it a more diverse flavor profile. Light to medium body, slick and creamy texture, medium carb., refreshing finish. It is even good straight from the bottle if you donít have a glass on hand.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HighlanderOne (1002) - Bergen County, New Jersey, USA - JUL 27, 2014
Poured from bottle. Aroma of apricot jam and wheat. Cloudy gold with white head. Apricot flavor goes well with the dry wheat. Pretty good summer drink.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EdInSaltLake (628) - Salt Lake City, Utah, USA - JUL 13, 2014
Arpicot syrup-y aroma. Same semi-artificial apricot flavor, with a sweet, caramel, light grainy malt flavor. Kind of an alco-pop; Not bad, though.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ryrpat (113) - Illinois, USA - JUN 14, 2014
Nice sweet aroma and sweet fruity finish. Aittle too fruity for my full enjoyment but refreshing to have one every so often ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexsdad06 (5370) - Ohio, USA - JUN 3, 2014
12 oz bottle from notes. Pours a hazy golden/light amber color with a small off white head. The aroma and flavor have apricots, wheat malts, some creaminess to it, the apricots have a mildly tart character to the flavor. Nothing is bad with this, but I wouldnít revisit this either.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
cmacklin (256) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - MAY 27, 2014
12 fl oz bottle. Pours a hazy orange colour with a small, short lived white head. Aroma of apricot, caramel and wheat. Sweet flavour of apricot and wheat with a dry, citric finish. Light body, watery texture and soft carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
hockeybeerguy (1988) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - MAY 20, 2014
Reviewed from notes. I had this in a pint glass every time Iíve had it. The appearance was a filtered looking orange to brown in color with a one finger white foamy head that lasts for about a minute and delicately dies into the body. The lacing is light but its there trying to spiderweb but slides for the most part. The smell was apricot and delicately backed up by some wheatiness to it. The taste was apricot sweet with the wheat coming back to assist in the taste. There is an apricot aftertaste and a dry finish. On the palate, it sat about a medium and was fairly sessionable. The carbonation seemed okay for the style and for me. Overall, Iím pretty sure Pyramid did what they wanted to as far as making an Apricot Ale. Try it if you see it, however, Iíve had this with plain cheesecake once and that was a stellar dessert, though I was extremely full afterwards.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yngwie (13529) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 19, 2014
On tap at the Yard House, Houston. An unclear orange golden beer with just about no head. Thereís lots of canned peaches on the nose, not so much apricots I think. Orange peel hints too. Tasteful apricot candy flavor with some canned peaches and orange peel. Medium body and a bit hard carbonation, quite dry. Peaches and syrup finish, still far from sweet and sticky. Sort of quenching this one, but also rather boring. 140516


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