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Thirsty Planet Yellow Armadillo Wheat
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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.07/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   ABV: -
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Although few of us will ever achieve the official jersey, there is an athlete in all of us that thirsts to get out. Yellow Jersey Wheat is an American wheat style ale. We use 50% malted barley and 50% malted red hard winter wheat. It’s a light-bodied beer that is perfect for the hot Texas summers. It has a light hazy straw color with a light citrus character.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bu11zeye (11942) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 12, 2011
(Draught) Pours a clear yellow body with a small white head. Aroma of wheat, citrus, banana, and light florals. Flavor of citrus, nuts, wheat, earth, and florals.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (11835) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 10, 2014
Draft at the source. Clear pale yellow color, fluffy white head. Aroma of bitter straw. Taste is straw and bubblegum.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAR 18, 2011
From the Jug at the GABF, Colorado Convention Center Denver 16/09/2010 Floral aroma. Golden coloured smooth on the palate and hoppy with a hint of dryness in a slightly creamy malt finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blutt59 (6019) - Dallas, Texas, USA - APR 6, 2013
Btbf pregame on tap at Katy Trail , milky yellow gold pour, served way too cold, after prodigious warming has a nice creamy palate of clove and floral, fruity nose

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SudsMcDuff (5825) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAY 10, 2011
Hey we go, made for the texas heat .. . Poured out a hazy yellow, great head that died down quite a bit- some lacing left over .. . light banana skin, mushy wheat, and barley straight from the farm .. . it was to refreshing for me write anything else, its all gone .. . float like a butterfinger, stank like a bee. ..

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mora2000 (5695) - McKinney, Texas, USA - MAY 1, 2013
On tap at Stiles Switch BBQ and Brew in Austin. Golden pour with a white head. The aroma and flavor are full of big wheat and grain notes, with a hint of grass and some light citrus. Thin mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cavie (3795) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - AUG 7, 2011
Tap at Dancing Bear. Pours a cloudy light yellow color with a fat white foamy head. Aroma is wheat grain, sweet lemon and fruit, light soil notes. Fairly creamy mouthfeel. Flavor is light wheat, grain, fruit citrus and some dry earthy notes. Not bad.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kidmartinek (3654) - austin, Texas, USA - AUG 19, 2010
Slightly cloudy golden color. White foam head lasts but a few minutes. Banana and grass aroma. Bkand wheat malt taste with a light, sugary finish. Medium bodied with a mild mouthfeel. Finish is very light banana and vanilla.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
djd07 (3565) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 3, 2011
Sampled at Texas Beerfest. Pours a cloudy yellow with a small frothy off white head. The aroma is a faint wheat grass and banana. Thin mouthfeel and a bit watery. Flavor of wheat and light honey. A decent wheat from Thirsty Planet.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Fratto (2616) - Arlington, Texas, USA - MAR 9, 2013
On tap at Opal's. Light pour with a small white head. Aroma is light and grainy with a little banana. Taste is about the same.


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