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SKA WheelSucker Wheat

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RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 216   ABV: 7.2%
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WheelSucker Wheat, a collaboratively brewed 7.2% mountainous hefeweizen from Avery and Ska.

Adam Avery and his brewers came down to Durango and brewed it up with the folks at Ska. A few weeks later Dave Thibodeau and Arlo from Ska went up to Boulder and then they all rode their bikes 426 miles from Avery to Ska, over a ridiculous number of mountain passes.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Danyel (669) - Colorado, USA - AUG 24, 2014
Tap. Pours hazy yellow with white head. Aroma is very citrusy, lemons, wheat. Taste is very tropical fruits, sweet, crisp, easy, really good.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BrewBoxer (1979) - New York, New York, USA - AUG 14, 2014
Draft at the brewery\brewpub in boulder. Very cool spot . Pours a wheaty flavor with a light taste. Good

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JPDurden24 (1564) - Chandler, Arizona, USA - AUG 17, 2013
On tap at Avery. Hazy golden pour with a big white head. Nose of banana, clove and some other fruitiness. Taste is similar. Its good, but not great.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mike67 (779) - , New Jersey, USA - AUG 24, 2012
On tap at Avery’s tap room. Pours deep hazy-golden with white, long lasting head. Nose is of banana, cloves, wheat malt. Body is light and smooth. Taste is similar to aroma. Finish is medium and fruity. Nice wheat.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Thorpe429 (5012) - , Illinois, USA - JUL 24, 2012
On tap at Avery. Hazy golden. Some fruity bubblegum. Medium body and touch of bread.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
badlizard (5539) - Berkeley, California, USA - JUL 20, 2012
On tap at brewery. Cloudy dark yellow with a creamy white head. Strong malty vanilla banana bread and clove aroma and taste. Very good.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
scrizzz (2223) - Bothell, Washington, USA - SEP 26, 2011
Lemon rind aroma, cottony softness. Hazy light gold, small white head. Juicy up front, tangerine. Little herbal throughout, refreshing clover honey layer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
arminjewell (6158) - Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA - SEP 11, 2011
On tap at Avery, pours slightly hazy yellow with white head. Aroma of fruity lemon, orange, some pear, touch of spice and yeast notes as well. Taste is some fairly weak fruit with lemon, pear, slight orange with a slight spice and yeast note, finishing slightly dry and fairly sweet.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
adnielsen (9013) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - SEP 10, 2011
Tap @ Avery. Somewhat cloudy, yellow orange appearance with a white head. Lemon citrusy, wheat malty nose. Slightly tart, lemon citrusy, slightly yeasty, wheat flavor. Not bad.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Snojerk321 (2960) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 28, 2011
Aroma has a nice grainy scent to it with a bit of lemony citrus intermingled. Appearance is a clear golden with a medium white had that diminishes quickly and really carbonated in the glass. Taste is subtle refreshing, lightly sour, wheat, lemon, and overall really clean and smooth. Overall, Really nice session beer. I could sit outside and drink these all day. Cheers!


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