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RATINGS: 52   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Pale and refreshingly tart.Telegraph Golden Wheat is a complex ale that embodies the best of traditional,unfiltered wheat beers.With aromas of fresh citrus and delicate spices,this beer should be savored with lighter fare such as seafood or grilled chicken.And skip the slice of lemon...this is a wheat ale with a flavor that stands up on its own!


2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
fonefan (35055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 9, 2009
Bottle 75cl. @ Weekend of Tarts After Tasting
Unclear medium yellow orange color with a huge, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, wheaty, sourish, grass, citrus, moderate yeasty, corriander - clove. Flavor is moderate sweet, tart and sourwith a average to long duration. Infected IMO but maybe that’s just how it is made ! Body is medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. Hard to drink not nice, only to share with many people ;o) [20090530]

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bu11zeye (11942) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 29, 2009
(750ml, bottled March 27 2008) Pours a clear yellow body with a large frothy white head. Aroma of citrus, wheat, and florals. Flavor of wheat, citrus, and coriander.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bhensonb (11047) - Woodland, California, USA - FEB 4, 2009
Bottle from Ledgers Liquors. Orange tinged gold color with a fizzy white head that went poof. Aromas of citrus and grain. Medium body with fizzy carbonation. Whoa! The first flavor is barnyard. Excellent. There’s hop, grain and some florality, but this is really interesting stuff. More like a real saison than standard old American wheat ale. And at 5% this is sessionable funk!

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - OCT 21, 2007
Date: 10/19/2007
Mode: Bottle
Source: Tasting, Cellar Party

hazy dark gold, fine white head, light malt aroma with a wheat tartness and a touch of spices , light wheat flavor, touch of sweetness, light spicyness,

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
Rating: 2.9/5.0
Drinkability: 8/10
Score: *4

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopscotch (9152) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - MAY 30, 2008
Bottle... Clear, light yellow ale with a small, creamy, white head. The funky, breadsy nose offers notes of leather and barnyard with pear and banana esters alongside a light clove phenol. Almost medium-bodied with lazy carbonation. Moderately tart and very decently bittered. Mild sweetness with notes of citrus and biscuit. Crisp, tangy, wonderfully refreshing finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BMan1113VR (7858) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JUL 12, 2008
Picture sent in. Bottled on March 27, 2008. Pours with a huge, frothy white head covering a cloudy yellow body. Aroma of berries, lemon, clove, wheat and honey. Taste is completely without any sweetness. Some citrus, wheat and bready malts. Highly overcarbonated fizziness. Dry mouthfeel. Feels unbalanced and dry.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MartinT (7811) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - JUN 20, 2010
My Bottom Line:
Crisp and easy drinking, this effective Wheat Ale’s lemony edges and light tartness are perhaps not complex, but they do serve a valuable purpose.

Further Personal Perceptions:
-A sheet of foam tops the hazy golden.
-Green pepper subtleties are detectable; not sure if that is a bad omen or the spice combo which I find awkward .
-The pillowy effervescence and svelte mouthfeel are pleasant.
-Wheat is very apparent in the nose.

On tap at the brewery tasting room.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
shrubber85 (7594) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - DEC 22, 2009
Bottle. Lemon peel, coriander, yeast, and wheat malt aroma. Pale yellow color with small head. Musty lemon peel, yeast, and wheat malt flavor. Dry finish. This is very witbier-like - an excellent beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CaptainCougar (7132) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - OCT 19, 2007
Pours a transparent deep golden with a thin-lacing froth of white head. Aroma of lightly sweet malted wheat and some light citrus tartness. Body starts fairly thin and effervescent with a light sweetness and a hint of coriander spice toward a crisp, bittersweet finish. Pretty refreshing and drinkable.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MesandSim (7119) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2009
A Mes rate. Bottle at the Weekend of Tarts After Tasting.
Semi hazy gold with a huge frothy white head. Big tart wheaty stuff with plenty of estery fruit and clove. A definite infection but as so often is the case, it’s probably just adding a bit of interest to a fairly dull beer.


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