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The Sunray Wheat is a German style unfiltered wheat beer brewed with a touch of local, Georgia Coast, Tupelo honey from the Savannah Bee Company. Itís inviting banana/sweet clove like aroma gives way to a pleasant, clean finish with a hint of tartness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 8/20
iamwired (6) - Avenel, New Jersey, USA - MAR 7, 2015 does not count
Medium copper color. Nice edge lacing. Hint of citris scent. Not as strong overpowering spice like some brewers over do. Colves and nutmeg dialed back some. Dark enough to go with dessert, light enough to drink on its own. If you donít like pumpkin brews because their too like a Belgium ale, donít turn your nose to this. You might like it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6336) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 5, 2014
"bubble gummy arom and flavor with a touch of honey. cloudy yellow look, full flavored...a little thin and fizzy. citrus and a little clove/banana in there as well. better than average."

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
chinchill (2558) - South Carolina, USA - SEP 21, 2014
Served from a freshly tapped keg about 1 hour from brewery (March 2011 - from notes). For the most part, I donít care for the hefeweizen style, and this beer is no exception. To a good extent, Iíve tried to allow for that in this review, largely comparing this beer against other hefeweizens. A: Typical for style: clear golden with a short-lived white head that leaves a dash of lace. S: Rather floral and fruity (banana), but primarily wheat. T: Again, typical for style, but with a bit more sweetness and fruitiness. M: light body, as expected

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Lubiere (10700) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 20, 2014
A hazed golden ale with a thin white head. In aroma, sweet oxidized malt with light grassy hops, past its prime. In mouth, a sweet fruity oxidized malt with light banana, cloves, sad state...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
GreatDane1632 (673) - USA - APR 24, 2014
Taken from notes 3 June 2011 -- Drank on tap and shortly after a Paulaner Hef, so my palattte was slightly askew for this brew. Pretty solid from start to finish, but as a wheat just didnít have the extra íoomfí.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nickls (1916) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 8, 2012
Bottle. Cloudy bright golden straw yellow with a minimal head. Actually some banana, slight sweet fruits and hay. Some light sweetness in the flavor, again some hay and seems banana dominant. Lighter soft body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
youdictategood (256) - Florida, USA - OCT 12, 2012
Pours golden, light haze but not much for an unfiltered. A lot of citrus and banana on the nose. Orange is the main flavor component as well - not much spice. A little too creamy for the style as well. Not bad, but definitely one of the lesser Terrapins.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
drowland (6577) - Georgia, USA - SEP 21, 2012
9/21/12. On tap at Kickbackís. Lighlty hazed golden pour with a small off-white head. Light phenolics and sweet citrus on the aroma as well as the flavor, but with a touch of creaminess. Laid back and refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
ads135 (3216) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - SEP 12, 2012
Do all of Terrapinís beers have a sticky, kind of creamy palate? For an unfiltered wheat, that is definitely unnecessary. Otherwise, this isnít a bad beer. A bit too much tropical fruit sweetness, but the appearance and the aroma are very nice.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Foxbush (1408) - Richmond, Virginia, USA - JUL 24, 2012
This was purchased at The Caboose for tasing. The Sunray is a wheat beer not a beer that I know much about. The beer poured with a small head that dissapated. The color is a hazy gold. The sweet taste is not my favorite in a beer. The finish had bananas in the aftertaste.

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