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RATINGS: 456   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Pour 422 Pale Wheat Ale into a pint glass, give it a long whiff and youll realize that this isnt your average pale golden wheat. Preserved in its unfiltered state, 422 is a fantastic session ale in which flavors of wheat, barley and hops commingle to a refreshing and zesty conclusion. Hints of orange and sweet malts waft to the fore as a touch of bitterness contributes to a smooth finish. 422 is brewed as a tribute to preserving our precious planet and its environment. It is responsibly packaged with over 80% recycled consumer products and is completely recyclable. Enjoy 422 all year as to take one stride closer to a eco-friendly life.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
FudgeSociety2 (311) - Florida, USA - DEC 5, 2011
This beer smells like weed. Tastes like a pale lager with wheat characteristics.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lightrider (311) - Bristol, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 3, 2013
Bottle into a goblet. Pour us a honey yellow with a fine head. Aroma is that of grass in the spring with a nice malt back. Taste is a nice bitter wheat, smooth. Finish is a clean wash. This is a good ale.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Odde (308) - Tampa, Florida, USA - FEB 20, 2011
Wheat and sweet malt on the nose with a light hoppy backing. Not the over the top kick in the pants I brace myself for before trying a new Southern Tier offering. Decent sessioner.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Homebrewerguy (304) - Oil City, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 21, 2011
Pours yellow and very clear for a wheat beer, small head which fades quickly, wheat spicyness dominates with minimal yeast flavor, well balanced but nothing special.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
twitcher (298) - framingham, Massachusetts, USA - APR 17, 2009
bottle. Pours a light, slightly hazy straw yellow, small thin white head that clears quickly, leaving a thin layer that sticks around for a while. Muted aromas of fresh cut grass and some wheat bread. Mild on the flavor as well- starts with a light bite of spicy bitterness accentuated by some brisk carbonation. Light grainy wheat flavors sit behind the bitterness. Very light and mild, in keeping with the low abv. Clearly intended as a summer session brew, which it accomplishes well. Palate is on the brisk side from the carbonation, finish is clean. Nothing incredible, but certainly accomplishes the summer session beer aim very well.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bjt512 (292) - Athens, Georgia, USA - MAR 25, 2011
I poured a 12 oz bottle of this strange little beer into an English pint. It smelled of earth and grass, and flavors followed suit, with a decent-sized note of green banana and a whiff of butterscotch added to the mixture. The hops were present in the finish as well as the aroma, although they were never assertive or bold. Overall, this beer is light in body, alcohol, and flavor, but is well balanced. It is what it is: a good example of a meh style. Id drink another, but Id feel somewhat sheepish about it.

2.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fech (291) - Parsippany, New Jersey, USA - MAY 3, 2013
Orange hue slim head faint wheat aroma. Very light fruity wheat. Not extremely sweet like most. Id call it a wheat lite.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Billicus (289) - @RED BHUT JOIKIAS!, Paulsboro, New Jersey, USA - MAY 9, 2012
bottle aroma, some hops, light grassy wheat maltness color, amber straw hue, bubbly head taste, smooth mellow composite of hops and wheat malt, nice balance, light on the palate overall, good summer beer

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
eelbasher (285) - New Jersey, USA - OCT 11, 2012
Bottle. Pours pale light gold with a small ring of soapy lace. Aromas of wheat twang, floral/light citrus hops, and a bit of cat piss. Flavor is light and this is super drinkable. Light earthy hops, wheat, and flowers make up the flavor. A strange mix of flavors and aromas here, but the drinkability is insane. Ehhh decent but nothing to write home about....

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bigda83 (284) - Jamestown, New York, USA - MAR 26, 2014
Bought a case of this at the brewery after seeing a sign saying it was the last batch. Im assuming they are retiring this brew. Its a shame to because its a decent normal drinking beer. Good with food and relaxation, not boozy. Youll get a little citrus and sweetness. Very smooth going down without any bitter and you can drink a few and still feel fine.


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