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RATINGS: 137   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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The first release in our Moveable Yeast series, Weedwacker is the result of our pitching Lawnmower wort (wort is the unfermented beer) with Bavarian Hefeweizen yeast. Weedwacker will be available draft only. This is a study in how different yeasts have different effects on beers. Note: As the base beer for this beer is a Kolsch, this beer will remain in the Kolsch style.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
colinize (317) - Dallas, Texas, USA - AUG 11, 2012
It's amazing the difference dry hops make to a beer. Definite hop aroma mixed with banana / bread. Smooth. Balanced. Easy drinking. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mora2000 (5930) - McKinney, Texas, USA - AUG 11, 2012
Cask at The Bottle Shop on Greenville. Pours a hazy straw color with a large head. The aroma is big on the apricots and oranges, with a good dose of wheat. The flavor is the same. The citrus and tropical fruit notes are very nice. I also get some wheat and resin, with a low amount of bitterness. I also get a little banana and some pepper and yeast. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation. Tastes like a White IPA. Very nice.
Earlier Rating: 8/23/2010 Total Score: 3.5
Drank on tap at the Flying Saucer in Addison. The beer pours a hazy yellow color with a white head. It looks about like a hefeweizen should look. The aroma is a mix of bananas and wheat. I don’t get too much clove character. The flavor is heavy on the bananas with a little bit of lemon and some wheat. There are some spices, but it is not quite the clove that you get it other hefeweizens. Medium, very soft mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ronaldtheriot (1503) - Laplace, Louisiana, USA - AUG 11, 2012
Saint Arnold Weedwacker has a creamy, medium white head and a hazy, swirling straw appearance, with lots of lacing rings and many little floating particles. Lots of streaming bubbles appear. The aroma is of sugar, corriander, banana, spice, and cake. The flavor is similar- so spicy and rich. Mouthfeel is light to medium, and Saint Arnold Weedwacker finishes semi-dry and pretty crisp. Overall, this is a most excellent beer. RJT

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Suttree (5480) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 28, 2012
Kolsch? I thought was some sort of wheat. Weird. At any rate, it does a good job of being refreshing and flavorful. Notes of citrus, pepper, and some other lightly fruity flavors throughout. Pretty enjoyable on a 90 degree evening...Thanks to rougeau13 for the trade!

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
6ROW (430) - corpus christi, Texas, USA - JUL 21, 2012
Foggy yellow pour with a small white lacy head. Great summer thirst quencher .

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
johno (185) - Galveston, Texas, USA - JUN 22, 2012
Light gold, dissipating white head. Nice aroma, bready, hops, yeast, bit floral. On the thin side, light, a bit frivolous, but tasty, leans bitter. Wouldn’t be averse to sessioning it.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Maverick34 (2556) - New York, USA - MAY 30, 2012
Bottled. Pours a cloudy yellow. Lemon citrus. Slight acidic finish Hybrid kolsch wit .....

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jhamp9 (1278) - Corinth, Texas, USA - MAY 19, 2012
Pours hazy gold with a lasting white head. Aroma is yeast and faint citrus. Taste is citrus, some sweet maltiness, and some spice. Like a mild hefe. Very refreshing and good overall.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cpetrone84 (1678) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 10, 2012
pour is a dirty pale yellow with some sentiment floating around and a thin white head. You can smell the kolch notes, sweet caramel and roasted nuts, faint Saison yeast and spice. Sweet citrus and orange peel. The taste is more simple and a touch empty. Fair Saison yeast, very light spice, almost none of the malt notes, coriander, orange peel. Highly carbonated, fairly dry, firm body.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kramer (5357) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 25, 2012
Tap. Avenue Pub. Pours a cloudy yellow gold body with a small fizzy white head that faded to a wispy film. The nose is much more Hefe than Kolsch. Big fluffy yeast with light bubblegum and a touch of clove over bready pale malts. The flavor is spicy and very yeasty with great bubblegum notes and a light floral like hoppiness on the finish. Nice length to the finish for such a light beer. Medium bodied with a nice fluffy texture and fine fizzy carbonation. Pretty nice refreshing beer. Not really thought of as a Kolsh as far as my rate is concerned though. In that case it would be a pretty horrible Kolsch.


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