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Shipyard Applehead is a crisp, refreshing wheat ale with a delightful apple aroma and subtle cinnamon flavor. This beer is available in 6-packs, 12-packs and on draft. “We asked Pumpkinhead fans what other flavors would they like to see and their answer was apple,” said director of sales and marketing, Bruce Forsley. “We listened to what our fans asked for and created Shipyard Applehead. Master brewer Alan Pugsley has combined the subtle sweetness of cinnamon and apple with a clean, refreshing wheat ale to create a whole new beer experience.”


3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
lamas (1340) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 17, 2013
Bottle. Best enjoyed before: 09/13. A hazy amber pour with a skim of a beige head. Apple pie filling / caramel apples / apple cider aroma - delicious! Goes down very thin and crisp. Caramel and apples upfront taste-wise. Cinnamon follows. A grainy finish. Pretty straightforward and one-dimensional. A very enjoyable fruit beer.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
djd07 (3326) - Houston, Texas, USA - AUG 11, 2013
On tap at Millers Alehouse. Pours a clear gold with small white head. The aroma is spice and apple. Thin mouthfeel with a light watery cinnamon and spice. Not much going on with this one.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Silverbush85 (59) - - AUG 9, 2013
WOW... I have never been a fan of apple-style beers... Until Now!! Not something you can drink a lot of, because its sweet, however it reminds me of cinnamon applesauce! Enjoyed! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Svesse (6044) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - AUG 4, 2013
UPDATED: AUG 8, 2013 (Bottle) Orangey amber colour with brief, frothy, off-white head. Fruity nose with cinnamon, red apples, brown sugar, bread and hints of citrus peel. Fruity taste with notes of apples, cinnamon, wheat, white bread, honey, custard and hints of citrus peel. Low bitterness. Medium body, with a balanced sweetness. Quite interesting and refreshing but hardly exciting.

3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
ryanscourt (698) - Latrobe, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 2, 2013
Strong cinnamon taste and flavor. Smooth. Would be great as a shooter with ice cream after a turkey. Great execution, just not something I’d love to drink a ton of.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
davewaz (29) - Rotterdam, New York, USA - JUL 27, 2013
Apple nutmeg beer, go figure. Surprised I liked it as much as I did. The smell and taste are strong and similarly, of apples, cinnamon, nutmeg, hint of brown sugar. Good fall/winter beer. Happy to have 1 or 2 of these in a session any more would be flavor overload.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JaBier (4788) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - JUL 16, 2013
Bottle purchased at Vicker’s Liquors. Clear gold pour with a thick white head. Aroma of sweet malt, apple and light spice. Cinnamon and apple flavor with some maltiness before a semi-dry, thin finish.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
steve1966 (105) - Florida, USA - JUN 11, 2013
Best part of this one is when you first get drink it you get the first rush of apple and cinnammon then NOTHING may as well be flavored water not bitter like cider warmer it gets worse it gets Shipyard I should have known better perhaps apple is a hard flavor to get in a beer Redds sucked have to try the shock top one.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
nick76 (4178) - Tampa, Florida, USA - JUN 9, 2013
The aroma is spicy and sweet with sour apple candy. The appearance is golden with a thin head. The taste is like the aroma. The palate is watery. Overall sessionable enough.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Palidor19 (2927) - Brandon, Florida, USA - JUN 9, 2013
the beer itself is weak and light, but the apple are quite crisp with a touch of cinnamon. no hops at all and the malt and palate is thin.


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