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RATINGS: 118   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Halcyon Unfiltered Wheat is an unapologetic American Wheat with the rich flavors of Kansas grain, a fruity aroma and a taste like the very best day of summer. Just like the Halcyon Days of yore, this seasonal brew won’t last forever, but no worries: Halcyon will return next year sure as summer.


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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MaltOne (199) - Wisconsin, USA - FEB 2, 2013
Assertive hop aroma, citrus and pine. Pours hazy yellow-gold with ample effervescence. Nice frothy head with average duration. Flavor is hoppier than expected for a wheat - again the citrus and resin. Medium light body, with a nice carbonation. Overall, not especially complex, but a nice thirst quencher. Nice for summer drinking.


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DalzAle (1944) - Eden Prairie, Minnesota, USA - JUN 27, 2014
Can. Hazy peach pour, thin bit of carbonation and an aroma of sweet oranges. Flavor is also nice floral oranges, slightly creamy on the aftertaste. Nice beer, no off flavors anywhere.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16245) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 26, 2014
Draft @ Bridge Tap House & Wine Bar, St Louis, MO. Pours a slightly hazy golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity wheat malty aroma. Fruity wheat malty spicy flavor with weak hints of citrus. Has a fruity wheat malty spicy finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rondphoto (1775) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - JUN 19, 2014
on tap @ Big Grove Brewing / Solon IA --- Clear light amber, good head cover, wide bands of lace. Good looking brew. Taste is wheat and malt with light papaya in the palate, adding mild pine bitters in a diminishing finish. Overall, satisfactory, but not particularly assertive. Good mild wheat ale.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drowland (5980) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - JUN 14, 2014
6/14/14. 16oz can from Happy’s in Cedar Falls. Lightly hazed golden orange pour with a small but satisfying khaki head that cuts in half but sticks. Relatively plain aroma, soft wheat aromatics, light citrus. Plain flavor, but it’s nice. Lightly creamy, soft wheat, citrus, a touch of grassiness, and lingering biscuits. Tasty enough.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bif (1379) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUN 7, 2014
Can. Pours a golden color with a head that fades quickly with spotty lacing. Aroma of citrus, fruit and bit of grass. Taste of citrus , fruit and, bit of malt sweetness and grass. Mild bitterness and a dry finish. Light body, clean and refreshing, has a good clean feel about it. Enjoyable beer, good choice on a hot summer day.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
crossovert (6927) - Illinois, USA - MAY 25, 2014
Can. Hazed pour. Toasted wheat smell, but not too much. Flavor is basic wheat, very slight fruit, really creamy mouthfeel. Its interesting.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gschrade (525) - Collinsville, USA - MAY 10, 2014
I had this at the Flying Saucer. Pours gold with a white head. Taste sweet, lightly fruity, wheat. I thought this was good. I could drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lemke10 (752) - Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA - APR 17, 2014
This pours a cloudy, golden amber color with a slight head. The taste is smooth, full of wheat and a hint of citrus. Overall pretty good and delicious.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AbbeyRoade (280) - Missouri, USA - APR 15, 2014
Kind of a spicy wheat aroma. Taste is wheaty, kind of spicy. Thinnish body. Not bad.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
commonmac (252) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - MAR 24, 2014
Tap from Memory Lanes. Not super excited about ordering this one on paper. Hazy, cloudy light golden color as expected from an unfiltered wheat. A little banana in the nose but it?s pretty faint. Familiar wheat taste. Not much in terms of uniqueness. Some peppery flavor at the finish. Maybe a little sweet but overall simple taste. My advice....you can probably find a better wheat.


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