Brewed by Whistler Brewing Company
Style: Fruit Beer/Radler
Whistler, Canada
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap

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RATINGS: 58   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Plenty of dried grapefruit rind along with Sterling and Willamette hops

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dfearnley (1046) - Alberta, CANADA - JAN 19, 2014
Bottle to pint glass Grapefruit, syrup, apricot, overripe mango. Dark amber, 2 cm head, lots of particulates. Grapefruit...sure, I taste that, some malt too, and syrup. For me, not a good beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thorongil2 (1334) - , Ontario, CANADA - JAN 6, 2014
(bottle) clear light amber colour with a small white head; aromas of honey, sweet fruit; balanced if simple flavour, refreshing

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
bulldogops (1050) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 17, 2013
12 oz bottle from the Whistler sampler pack. Clear golden pour with a weak white foam. Aroma is grapefruit soda (sugar, not divulgent of hop character).Crisp mouthfeel dominated by sweetness of the grapefruit, mild malt character, no hop presence. 1-dimensional summer creature.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
blankboy (6197) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 1, 2013
[Bottle (330ml).] Pours a bubbly copper-gold with a large diminishing fluffy off-white head. Aroma of sweet grapefruit mainly along with some caramel malt in the back. Flavour of light, slightly watered down grapefruit juice, somewhat sweet and with a very light bitter finish. Finish is a bit iffy. Light to average bodied. A decent thirst quencher but not much of a beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Tessic (886) - Brantford, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 1, 2013
This ale poured a cloudy, medium yellow colour with a quickly dissipating, bright white head. Scents include citrus hops, grapefruit juice, bread and light vanilla. First sip was smooth with a medium body and a malty start with light flavours of grapefruit and light caramel. Finish is grapefruit wise bitter with the grapefruit juice flavor lingering.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
cfrancis (2456) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 26, 2013
Pours golden with white top. Aroma is grapefruitiness and light straw malt. Taste is tart grapefruit and straw.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
kevinsenn (1123) - Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 23, 2013
Bottle from a mix-pack in the LCBO. Funky aroma with grapefruit in there; not a huge fan. The taste was good enough, with definite grapefruit flavour. To be fair, I don’t like grapefruit. Nonetheless, this was actually drinkable, though nothing great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bunget (566) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 21, 2013
330ml bottle. Hazy golden body with some pink tone, small white head, medium retention and almost no lacing. Mild aroma of wheat, grapefruit, slightly floral and a touch of spices. Taste has a nice malty backbone, caramel, grapefruit, coriander, lightly floral hops. Very enjoyable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pootzboy (1594) - Hawgville, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 3, 2013
Bottle - pours a turbid gold color with a smallish head that leaves Spartan lacing on the glass. Aroma is not really in your face, light pale malt tones some citrus tones. Flavour is what you’d expect from a citrus infused pale ale - relatively mild but flavourful enough to have the pale ale be complimented by the grapefruit and not washed out by it. A good effort at this fruit styled ale - tasty, quenching.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
andrewturba (1033) - Alberta, CANADA - SEP 29, 2013
Pours a cloudy orangey/amber with almost no head. Aroma is grapefruit and faint malt. Flavour is grapefruit, sweet malt and a grapefruit like bitterness. Decent fruit beer though I’ve always liked grapefruit so I’m not sure if that makes me biased.

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