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

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


3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
micker (37) - Cambridge, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 8, 2010
473ml can purchased at brewery. It a Wellington Ale so you know itís good. Has a light somewhat earthy taste of hay, and nuts. Not the best wellington has to offer but very good for a light wheat beer

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
wintyguy (69) - British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 26, 2012
4% ABV 473ml can Malted wheat and german noble hops. Golden straw in appearance. Nice amount of head, pours very nicely. Very drinkable. Grainy, bready, slightly grassy hops

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheJester (1728) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 27, 2010
473 mL can. Golden orange with a white head which quickly fades to almost nothing. Itís an American style wheat, so itís crystal clear. You can smell some meaty wheat/barley malt in the aroma, but not much else. The flavour is light, but they seem to have hit on a nice proportion of wheat malt, and you can still taste a little yeast. (!Maybe itís supposed to be a Kristal?) Itís a little sweet, and the hops donít stick around after the initial taste. But if you take it for what it is, itís a nice, simple, inoffensive sittin-on-the-dock beer.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Strangebrewer (794) - Chatham, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 17, 2011
can. Poured pale straw coloured with a thin white head. Light sourish grainy aroma. Light smooth mouthfeel. Cereal grainy flavour, nice sweet bready malt finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wilderthanyou (752) - Guelph, CANADA - JUN 21, 2010
WTF Wellington, seriously, living in Guelph Iíve come to love this brewery, so when I saw they released a wheat ale, I was pretty stoked. . . But this ...THIS!?!?! This isnít a wheat ale, itís not even cloudy, it looks like a pale lager, more or less smells and tastes like a pale lager...I mean.......is it horrible, no, itís not offensive in any way, other then that they are passing it off as a wheat ale. I would say the only time this thing even has any hint of being a wheat beer is in the finish, which is lightly dry, with a hint of bread. Thats about it, no fruit esters, no yeastiness, really just adjuncts. I guess if they set out to make a refreshing beer, with little flavor, that doesnít taste like total adjuncts crud when it warms up, they succeeded, but other then that, this beer is a fail as a wheat beer and barely a pass as a beer beer. Shame on you Wellington, you hurt my feelings with this, brew more Russian Imperial Stout and market the crap out of it.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
markas101 (1788) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 4, 2010
50 cl can, Mulmur, ON, Canada. Medium gold colour, more of a lager aroma than wheat, low carbonation and a mellow flavor, some pepper on the finish with a faint bitterness.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
RayOhm (474) - Fergus, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 19, 2011
can at the brewery. oddly enough it smelt like a porter. decent wheat ale, the wheat comes through from the nose to the finish. its almost like their Trailhead but with more flavour. i wouldnt mind having more of this

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
reebtogi (3838) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 19, 2011
473mL can poured golden into goblet with about a finger of white head and some lacing. Aroma is grain and floral hops. Taste is lightly sweet with some hop bitterness and a slightly peppery finish. Lightly carbonated and light bodied. Nicely balanced beer that goes down nice on a hot summer day.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Digital_Aura (227) - Ontario, CANADA - MAY 1, 2012
473ml can. Agree with most others. It's ho-hum at best. Decent head, dies fast. Lace is marginal. Actually impressed with the clarity of this wheat beer (Lovibond 3). Tha aroma is faintly floral. Tastes quite bland though. Only the slightest bitterness in the finish. Lacks pep and carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rob6239 (581) - Ontario, CANADA - SEP 1, 2012
From can. I canít help but think the brewing recipe for this beer has changed over its short lifespan. Originally full of flavour for a wheat beer it seems a bit more bland when I try it now. Still at least average.


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