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RATINGS: 740   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Pour Hop Sun Summer Wheat Beer into a pint glass, give it a long whiff and you’ll realize that this isn’t your average wheat beer. Filtered to a golden clarity and dry-hopped to perfection, Hop Sun is a fantastic session ale in which flavors of wheat, barley and hops co-mingle to a refreshing and zesty conclusion. Hints of lemon and sweet malts waft to the fore as a touch of bitterness contributes to Hop Sun’s bright finish. Enjoy Hop Sun all summer long as a perfect balance to your outdoor recreation. Summer never tasted so good.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JHillAustin49 (69) - round rock, Texas, USA - NOV 16, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 19, 2013 Pours golden wheat with thin white head and very active carbonation. Lots of citrus, honey and spice with mild hopiness on the smell and taste. Leave a nice bittersweet aftertaste. Another good pick from the Southern Tier team.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
merc7186 (1957) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - OCT 25, 2013
A: Golden Straw Hue, Passes Lot of Light, Mild Head Ring, Mild Lacing S: Wheat, Orange T: Lemon, Wheat M: Decent Carbonation, Light Bodied, Semi Dry Overall, a drinkable wheat beer but not much to chase after.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bebum (272) - - OCT 12, 2013
Light gold color, clear, lasting white head Expressive floral nose Medium body, thin texture Bitter on the attack but a touch of honeyed sweetness follows quickly. Lasting bitter finish. Floral, biscuity, ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
johnnnniee (2146) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - SEP 20, 2013
Bottle from Harvest Market Not ready for summer to go away. Pours a crystal clear light golden color with a nice fluffy white head that persists forever. Smells of lemon, cracked grain, light sugar and earthy and citrus hops. The flavor is light and refreshing with a spicy wheat grain against a light sweet sugary malt offset with some light lemony citrus hop. Light to medium body with a moderate level of carbonation and a sweet slick mouthfeel. Nice flavorful light easy drinking lawnmower beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fiammanghilla (491) - Genova, ITALY - SEP 16, 2013
Bottiglia 355ml, ordinata su domus birrae e bevuta a casa. Chiara con schiuma evanescente. Al naso un leggero sentore di luppolo. In bocca finemente carbonata, poco corpo, speziata e luppolata. Simile ad una saison. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhold

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Christpuncher (947) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 7, 2013
Love this one. Really citrusy and hoppy. Super refreshing and good like all other southern tier beers. Pours light yellow. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
travita (3839) - Frisco, Texas, USA - SEP 2, 2013
Bottle. The look is golden in color, whitish head, and very clear. The smell is hoppy, fruits, wheat, lemon, and crisp. The taste is crisp, wheat, lemon, fruit, hops, light bitterness, and ok.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jkwalking05 (3627) - Arlington, Texas, USA - SEP 2, 2013
12 oz bottle. Gold in color with a small white head. Aroma is of wheat, grain, light citrus, and grass. Taste is of grass, wheat and grain.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jjgmd (1359) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - AUG 30, 2013
On tap at Half Pint, NYC, pours a clear golden yellow color. Nose is light, taste is not full of much flavor, outside of a some wheat notes. Ok for a summer thirst quencher. Quaff score 6 / 10

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zgaier (1316) - Coral Springs, Florida, USA - AUG 30, 2013
On tap at The Half Pint in NYC. Pours a light golden yellow with a white head and aroma of wheat and malt. Taste is light, of wheat, caramel, malt, and straw with a malty finish. Refreshing and solid summer brew


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