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RATINGS: 218   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 14   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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A gentle mixture of elegance and redolence for any occasion.
Northern Michigan spiced wheat ale. A 50% mixture of premium two-row malted barley and malted white wheat makes golden wheat ale balanced with Ahtanum and Cascade hop varieties. This ale is spiced with fresh grated lemon and orange rind, coriander, and black peppercorns. It’s truly a fermented wonder of the Short’s Brew formula family.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jesperhammer (2926) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 10, 2013
10-AUG-2013, bottle @Sonni. Thx. Hazy orange with ehite head. Orange peel aroma, yeast, spice. Taste the same. A grape fruit bitterness. Soft carbonation. OK. Interesting. Refreshing. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
strongpieman (1515) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - JUL 30, 2013
Bottle. Clear, yellow straw color, no head. Moderate aroma, lots of spice in the taste and lingering they finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
drowland (6082) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - JUL 15, 2013
7/3/13. 12oz bottle thanks to breau! Clear orange pour with a small off-white head. Light oranges in the aroma, thin, a bit of soup spice. The flavor follows suit and the mouthfeel is watery, almost NA-like - basically carbonated kool-aid. Meh.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
OldMrCrow (1865) - Seattle, Washington, USA - JUL 11, 2013
Tap at the brewpub. Anemic apple juice pour. Similarly thin aroma with some porpourri. A bit of soft pepper in the flavor. Gentle sweetness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mora2000 (5755) - McKinney, Texas, USA - JUL 9, 2013
Thanks to Pawola22 for sending this bottle my way. Yellow pour with a white head. The aroma is full of white pepper, coriander, eucalyptus and wheat. The flavor is also very spicy. I get some lemons, wheat, pepper and coriander. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
CasinoBoogie (18) - Michigan, USA - JUN 22, 2013
This beer has a modest delivery, light and crisp, with a solid aroma. Fails to excite the palate on exit however.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jefcon (1400) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - JUN 16, 2013
A peppery wheat beer with lots of spice, for sure, but it does have the palate equivalent to inhaling ground black pepper. The orange and coriander are nice enough, but at the end of the day it’s too peppery to have more than half a serving! So, a good taste.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BlowOffTube (482) - Michigan, USA - JUN 14, 2013
I enjoyed chugging this one. Pours a straw color with a thin white head. Smells.of sweet orange and wheat. Mouth feel is very thin and light with medium carbonation but decent flavors of wheat, coriander, orange but not picking up much peppercorn. Good summer pool beer which I’ll probably switch it up between this and Oberon, but prefer Oberon much more.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
b3shine (5557) - Indiana, USA - JUN 10, 2013
Bottle to snifter (shared by mikem409). Looks solid; a transparent gold with thin white lacing. Smells of wheat, citrus zest, and peppercorns. Tastes like it smells with an average mouthfeel. An easy drinker.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mittenator (1349) - Michigan, USA - MAY 27, 2013
Bottle (from backlog). Golden pour with a medium head. Light bodied but a little too much coriander for me.


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