Wellington Silver Wheat Ale
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Brewed by Wellington Brewery
Style: Wheat Ale
Guelph, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Weizen


on tap


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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.42/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Wellington Brewery’s new Silver Wheat is a crisp, thirst quenching ale with malted wheat and German noble hops

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
gilvanblight (821) - Windsor, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 20, 2011
My favourite beer to drink during a hot day is a Wit/Wheat. Today it’s over 40C outside so I expect this to hit the spot. Cracked open the tall boy can found a very orange pour. Unusual for a Wit. There was also very little head. No real discenerable nose, that could be the bbq’s fault. Very easy to drink. Almost nothing at first but followed by quite a bit of hops. I was expecting some citrus but barely found any. Noticeable aftertaste I wish wasn’t there. Overall not a bad beer, but I was hoping for more out of it.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Viper666 (3271) - Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 9, 2011
Canette 473ml. De couleur jaune et claire. Nez de grains de céréales frais et sucrés, léger de pain avec des notes fruitées (agrumes) et de miel ainsi que des petites traces métalliques. Mince-moyenne en bouche avec un pétillement moyen et une texture aux notes aqueuses. Notes fruitées (agrumes) accompagné de faibles traces de légumes bouillis sucrés lors de l’entrée en bouche auquel se rajoute rapidement un goût de grains de céréales frais et légèrement sucrés ainsi que des traces de pain blanc et de blé puis en finale l’on retrouve des notes herbeuses ainsi que des petites traces métalliques. Post-goût court, composé de petites notes herbeuses avec des traces métalliques.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
lukin (582) - Ontario, CANADA - JUL 9, 2011
can. Clear gold filtered appearance, frothy head. Aroma is mostly malts and banana. Taste is mostly just sweet lager-taste; nothing interesting going on here at all. Disappointing.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Scubaguy (230) - Alberta, CANADA - JUL 9, 2011
This pours a clear yellow color with a 2 finger pillow white head that lingers in the form of a thick cap, it also has some spotty lacing. On the nose I am picking up mostly wheat notes and some sweet malt notes. The flavor is a standard wheat beer profile. I am picking up mostly wheat, honey notes. It feels a little watery but what wheat beer don’t? It finishes with a little hops but very clean and easy drinking. I have to say out of all the wheat beers I have had, this isn’t one that is really that memorable.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
DuffMan (9610) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 5, 2011
Can, brought and shared by Robbie from Kingston. Medium golden with a low white head. Aroma of sweet grains, flavour much the same. Nothing at all to suggest this is a wheat beer, just a sweet lager. Meh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
yarry (528) - Waterdown, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 24, 2011
Looks like a very filtered wheat, more like a pils. Aroma is slightly wheaty, bubblegum, citrus and a bit of pineapple. Taste is quite bland for a wheat. Tastes like a pils with a handfull of wheat tossed in. Very unimpressive

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Ontbeertaster (2362) - Ontario, CANADA - JUN 19, 2011
Tap, this stuff pours a bright yellow colour, it was pretty watery tasting, minimal flavours typical wheat flavours, not a big fan of this one

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
cyrenaica (1126) - Milton, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 7, 2011
473ml can
4.0% ABV
I trued this beer on March 9, 2011 after purchasing from the Queen’s Quay LCBO outlet in Toronto, Ontario. The beer poured a slightly hazy gold colour with a thin white ring. The aroma was grainy malt...not very wheat like. The mouthfeel is medium bodied with medium carbonation. The flavour has a little hint of wheat but aside from that tastes like most Canadian pale lagers....i.e. not very good. I hate to say it, but the Trailhead Lager tastes better.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JoeMcPhee (9325) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - APR 3, 2011
Pale golden-yellow pour. The aroma is very light and wheaty. Sort of a bit bubble gummy with a wheaty spiciness. Low hopping rate, but fairly decent. Simple, summery wheat ale.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
Boutip (5951) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - MAR 17, 2011
Can: Poured a clear light yellow color wheat ale with large pure white foamy head with OK retention and some lacing. Aroma of unrefined wheat malt with some sweet notes. Taste is also dominated by loads of wheat malt with notes unrefined grain and a metallic finish. Body is too thin with good carbonation. Not very interesting with gross unrefined and metallic notes.

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