Thirsty Bear Valencia Wheat
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RATINGS: 73   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93/5   IBU: 17   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Our wheat beer brewed in the belgian-wit tradition, including unmalted wheat and spiced with coriander and orange peel. Added complexity provided by our house belgian yeast blend after its characteristic high fermentation temperatures.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mR_fr0g (6536) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2015
On tap at the brewpub. Clouded yellow / greyish coloured pour with a halo of white head. Aroma is weird stale wheat, peppercorn, savory meat, pepperami. Flavour is composed of strange sweet and savory, wheat, doughy grains, cracked peppercorn, pepperoni. Palate is semi crisp, drying finish, frothy carbonation. Bit of a weird one.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Aquilo (596) - Berkeley, California, USA - MAR 25, 2015
Cloudy yellow with a fluffy white head. Bready and lemony aroma. A bit funky. Mild dry flavor with more citrus. Thirst quenching. Pretty good overall, but could be better.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
beertholomeus (1368) - California, USA - JAN 5, 2015
Pours a pale yellow with white head. Wheat, citrus, floral and honey aroma. Wheat, coriander, spic, floral and yeast flavors. Light body and average carbonation. Citrus and wheat finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bytemesis (5194) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - NOV 15, 2014
Tap. Pours hazy yellow, medium creamy white head, great lacing. Aroma is wheat, coriander, lemon zest. Flavor is light sweet, a but of citrus, coriander, banana. Medium body, creamy mouthfeel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TEJA (1822) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 5, 2014
Draught at the Thirsty bear pub in San Fransico. Fluffy, long lasting white head. Really clowdy yellow color. The aroma has both corriander and belgian phenols blended with a perspiring horse. Fruity with some citrus and lots of typical belgian taste. Litle too sweet and low body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
travita (4576) - Frisco, Texas, USA - SEP 27, 2014
Tap at the brewpub. The look is very light, yellow in color, and has a thin white head. the smell is wheat, yeast, clove, esters. The taste is wheat, floral, fruity, esters.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
adnielsen (10199) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 7, 2014
On tap @ the brewery during San Francisco 7/7/14 beer tour. Pours a cloudy yellow appearance with a thin white head. Aroma is cilantro, green leaves, dull citrus. Dull carbonation. Periphery/green coriander flavor. Fairly sweet. Pass.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Headbanger (3578) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - MAR 24, 2014
Draft Flight 3/23/05 (Brewery)-Pours a cloudy orangish yellow with a decent white head. Aroma of wheat, orange, and coriander. Taste of the same. This light bodied brew was not bad but a bit weak.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
monk191 (1461) - California, USA - NOV 9, 2013
Good for people who don't like beer. Pours a nice cloudy yellow. Smells a bit like citrus. Taste is like orangina, with some orange peel and a nice finish. Had on tap at the brewery. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dodgrblu (692) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAY 17, 2013
Sampler at ThirstBear, very much a Belgian white, fruity aroma, coriander balances the banana yeast. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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