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RATINGS: 749   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.27   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
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Not suited for timid or reserved beer drinkers, Wild Blue’s defining taste characteristic is its kick of natural blueberry flavor. The Blue Dawg Brewing team carefully selected a blend of hops and barley malt to ensure they complemented and balanced Wild Blue’s dominant blueberry notes, resulting in a robust and aromatic beer with a refreshing, palate-cleansing finish. Wild Blue is brewed with a blend of German hops from the Hallertau region in Bavaria and classic Aroma hops from the Willamette Valley in the Pacific Northwest. A combination of two- and six-row barley malt also was chosen specifically for this recipe. Beer lovers will appreciate this specialty fruit-infused lager’s striking burgundy color, ripe blueberry aroma and its ability to stand up to the strongest of foods.


1.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
HighlanderOne (1047) - Bergen County, New Jersey, USA - APR 20, 2008
Poured from bottle 4/2008. My bottle sez BlueDawg brewery, but looks like another A/B trick. Aroma is def wild blueberry. Looks ridiculous - kinda like Snapple Grape drink with a light purple head. Flavor?? This is a ’malt beverage’. They amped up the alcohol, so the pre 21 crowd will love this stuff. Drink it if you aren’t in the mood for beer.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
pintsize (1042) - Austin, Texas, USA - APR 20, 2008
3-27-08 bottle
Clear maroon red pour with a super pink head. Smell is alcohol, blueberries, and more alcohol. Smells like a combo of cheap gin and stale blueberry pies. Flavor is sweet alcohol and sweet generic fruit flavor. It tastes like a watered down mixed drink served at a sorority party. Thin and bubbly - you just can’t ask for anything more!

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
acesfullmoon (4) - Greenwood, Indiana, USA - APR 20, 2008 does not count
Smelled nice, very strongly of blueberry. Downhill from that point onward. My complaints are the same as everyone else’s. Too juicy, not enough of a beer to really call beer.

1.7
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
MacAnUltaigh (45) - Tampa, Florida, USA - APR 20, 2008
I was able to try this one out at Busch Gardens before they gave it a go at the shelves. Wild blue seems to be more of a wine cooler type beverage as opposed to a traditional beer. The blueberry aroma is extremely faint. The flavor? Sugar sweet and quite acidic. Actually, I tasted more grape than blueberry in this "beer", indicating poor choice of artificial blueberry flavoring. Almost no hops in this drop. "Palate-cleansing finish" indeed, as there is virtually no finish at all. Great for 21 year old girls on their birthday.

1.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
WillieV (197) - Maryland, USA - APR 20, 2008
Bottle: A very interesting deep red pour with a thin light pink head to it. Scent is very sweet. Not a beer by any means. Taste is of a mild sweet red wine.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
unclemike (2457) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - APR 19, 2008
UPDATED: APR 21, 2008 Pours a red/purple color with kind of a small pink head. Smell is fruity and smells like a sweet fruit wine. Pretty sweet with an imitation blueberry flavor. The alcohol is very well hidden and I only caught some of it at the very end. I see this beer being popular to the ladies and to guys that are trying to get the ladies intoxicated

1.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
redlem (1306) - Ohio, USA - APR 18, 2008
This poured a very odd color, one I had never seen in a beer before. Reminded me of the "No Reservations, Singapore, with the bright red bone marrow". A unnatural color made natural. I also love the "natural blueberry sediment maybe found in this product." Which may include anything that got past the filter. Beer poured a artificial reddish purple color with an equally odd colored head. A blueberry aroma but more of a Hostess muffin aroma. This is just a weird beer.

0.8
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
AdamGott (386) - Idaho Falls, Idaho, USA - APR 18, 2008
icky! tastes much more like a wine cooler than a beer. I was really hoping for a nice lightly flavored beer but got a Welch’s Grape Juice tasting concoction instead

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
jkaiser (279) - Orlando, Florida, USA - APR 18, 2008
It’s alcoholic fruit juice, yuck! No head. Lite lacing. Bright red in color. 8% alcohol is about the only positive thing about it. The taste is an acidic sour mess. Stay away.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
beerguy12 (23) - Dillsburg, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 18, 2008
If you like blueberries you will love this because that is all you will taste!


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