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Schlafly Yakima Wheat Ale

Formerly brewed at Saint Louis Brewery
Style: Wheat Ale
St. Louis, Missouri USA
Serve in Shaker, Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 81   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5/5   SEASONAL: Series   IBU: 45   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Our Yakima Wheat Ale is a refreshing, hoppy wheat beer showcasing US Challenger hops from Yakima Valley in Washington State.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
EithCubes (5426) - New Jersey, USA - NOV 14, 2015
Canned FEB 24 15. Nose floral and hoppy, some wheat, but for me it’s lots of tangerine with touches of lemon, dank, and pine. Pours bright golden with slight orange hues, short soapy white head. Taste semi-dry with a little residual hop sweetness, still good citrus development there with no green or vegetal, very graceful hopping over gorgeous bready wheat. Very crisp and quenching, medium-full body with bitterness revealing itself in the long, smooth aftertaste alongside slightly elevated mineral profile. Impressed, was not expecting this level of freshness or cohesion of elements -- would be a fantastic spring/summer beer. [2015.11.14: 3.5]

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gsmitty80 (2130) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 20, 2015
Decently hazy weizen with a banana citrus finish that leaves a little to be desired.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
gripweed57 (1268) - Hamilton Square, New Jersey, USA - OCT 5, 2015
12 ounce can. straw yellow color. Large bubbly white head. Fragrant bready wheat malt nose has a nice citrus hop bouquet. Flavor is a mix of yeasty wheat maltiness and lemon peel. Grass hops appear in the midtaste. Light bodied with brief dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
OnTheTrail (271) - Virginia, USA - SEP 21, 2015
Pours hazy, white light head. Aroma - some grapefruit. Taste - grapefruit, tangerine, bread, and pine.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
c1raider (118) - New York, USA - MAY 15, 2015
Lemon shandy meets saison meets wheat ale. Fairly Sharp, bright, crisp. Wouldn’t buy again

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
doubelknv3 (1073) - Illinois, USA - MAY 3, 2015
White frothy head, cloudy, lite golden, nice head retention and lacing. Floral, fruity, wheat, and citrus aroma. Lite bodied, citrus, lemony. Ok balance, medium bitterness, lite sour, and dry finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
TH28 (328) - - JAN 10, 2015
Appearance: Pale yellow and cloudy, with minimal white head. Aroma: Intense floral, lemon, grassy, perfume like hop aromas. Taste: Light, cracker malt flavor that gives way to a strong hop bitterness and hints of grapefruit, grass, and herbal hop flavors. Mouthfeel: Light body considering wheat base, with a high carbonation. Finish: Crisp and dry with a light citrus acidity and tartness. Overall: Love the hop aroma of this beer. Taste is less complex and flavorful than I was expecting with the aroma, but typical of an American Wheat. Must be lots of dry hopping. Solid AW.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nimbleprop (6865) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 7, 2014
16oz growler from Whole Foods Falls Church. Pours a hazy yellow with lots of frothy, white head. Nose has a cool balance of hef-y qualities, bananas, clove, yeast and floral, fruity hoppy notes. Flavors follows along, again, well balanced, quite a bit of fruit, both starchy banana and some guava, then nice citrus notes, lemon, lime, some soap too. Nice, balanced finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jayb0 (1135) - Cherry Hill, New Jersey, USA - JUL 31, 2014
Quite good, the hoppy wheat has been getting my attention lately. This one is a little lighter than the Flying Fish FUSandy I had recently. Very quaffable with resiny hops and a bit of hefe-style wheat. refreshing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Jesterdeal (1985) - Marlton, New Jersey, USA - JUL 22, 2014
On tap at the Mexican Food Factory. Aroma is light delicious hops; some lime zest, pine, and slight kiwi. Pours pale blonde with a very light fizzy head. Taste is like butter. Perfect citrussy hops; lime, starfruit, and slight resin with just a hint of smooth buttery wheat at the end. Lightest mouthfeel ever made this completely chuggable. Went back for thirds.

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