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RATINGS: 815   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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Features the nutty quench of a wheat ale combined with the delightful aromatics and subtle flavor contributed by Maine wild blueberries. Seasonal Blueberry Wheat Ale from Maine


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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ColonelFlander (6) - SanDieattle, California, USA - FEB 1, 2008
Put a little butter in this one and call it a muffin....albeit a pretty damn refreshing muffin... I poured this Maine offering into my hefe glass to find a crisp, clear looking golden ale with a nice ultra white cloudy head (it did not have that unfiltered haze that you find in a lot of wheats). The smell was actually fairly mild, with hints of dried wheat and blueberries carrying most of the workload. The taste of blueberries is present, but not overwhelmingly sweet by any means. The light malt and mild hoppy finish make this beer well balanced. This wheat ale had a very light mouth feel, making it a great summer or session option. This beer paired great with grilled western style burgers (BBQ sauce, cheddar, onion rings etc... )and BBQ chicken. Don’t think for a second though, that this beer won’t make a Sunday morning football breakfast or two. Some scrambled eggs with cream cheese and chives, sliced ham, and a blueberry brew. Enjoy.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
douglas88 (5787) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUN 25, 2014
12 ounce bottle from Trader Joes. Pours a clear orange color with almost no head. A big sweet berry nose, sugary. The flavor is sweet, dry earthy berries, sugary, wheat. OK, not very good. Seems to be overly sugary.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Christpuncher (947) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 24, 2014
Strong blueberry infused wheat. Easy to drink, summer style beer. I like it but you can ily drink one. Pours yellow had at world I beer ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Busick (350) - South Carolina, USA - JUN 18, 2014
Would not have even thought of it, but put in fresh blueberries with this beer in a pint glass and it takes the rating up a notch!

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
jabain (6) - Jupiter, Florida, USA - JUN 12, 2014 does not count
Tasty and refreshing, but becomes bland the more you drink. Fine if you plan on tasting multiple beers in one sitting. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pino (25) - - JUN 10, 2014
Strong blueberry aroma. Sweet but not overpowering. A bit tart. Silky wheat mouthfeel with medium carbonation. Great warm weather wheat.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
after4ever (6055) - Brier, Washington, USA - MAY 29, 2014
12-oz. Thanks, E! Pours a crystal clear medium amber with a loose white head. Not much lace. Mild, fairly synthetic blueberry syrup notes (kind of like IHOP, but lower sugar) with some lightly toasted caramel notes. Watery light body with lively carb. Synthetic blueberry and lightly toasted caramel mid palate, with a long dry finish kind of like diet cola.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Buongiorgio00 (718) - - MAY 20, 2014
Il cane di mare naviga in acque piatte e senza effervescenze gustative degne di nota. Predominano le note dolci e intense dei mirtilli, quelle sì percebili in modo apprezzabile. Niente stona, ma anche niente sottolinea un carattere peculiare.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
GTAEgeek (1142) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAY 12, 2014
12 oz. bottle, thanks to Ian. Pours gold, with a medium, bubbly, beige head. The aroma is a lot of blueberries, walnuts, and some light chocolate. Syrupy sweetness, and a faint bitterness. Medium body, sticky, and thick. Overall, this is a strong fruit beer, with a pretty good blueberry aroma, but little balance.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Experiment_Ale (858) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 25, 2014
UPDATED: MAY 15, 2014 Update 5/15/14 At Gingerman NYC with Eric. Pours crystal clear cider bronze. Aroma is nice sugary blueberry pie, vanilla, wheat bread. Taste is light barley bread notes, creamy vanilla. Finish is stale breast blueberry. 3.5

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TYearby (7) - New Prague, Minnesota, USA - APR 10, 2014 does not count
Strong blueberry aroma. Fairly sweet on the palate. Overall a pretty good beer.


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