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RATINGS: 730   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.


EvilPuppet99's rating

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
EvilPuppet99 (37) - Wisconsin, USA - JUN 5, 2013
Worth one shot thats for sure. Does get artifical tasting but a very finishable beer. One is enough though.


1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
slowrunner77 (5805) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 14, 2014
"i’m glad i didn’t shell out for a six pack as i was thinking of doing. had a bit someone else’s while watching the Superbowl, and all i can say is this was quite gross. While i thought 8% abv would be a good thing, it just made this a strong gross beer instead of a more subtle one. Oh well, never again... ok, i lied...one year later i tried again. still not great, but fresher. blueberry likely being my least favorite fruit in beer. i bumped up the score a couple tenths..."

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
ads135 (3036) - Lawrence, Kansas, USA - OCT 13, 2014
The quintessential chemical fruit beer. Overly sweet and strange looking to boot.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rmorris007 (50) - - OCT 1, 2014
Well, tasted more like a wine. I wasn’t too crazy about it but it was a top seller. decent drink with a cobbler for desert

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Vmo1991 (1) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - SEP 23, 2014 does not count
Pours blue with a minimal white head. Malty blueberry taste. Not very smooth at all ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Darkmagus82 (1727) - - SEP 23, 2014
Transfer from BA review on 9-13-13- Poured from bottle into a pint glass Appearance – The beer pours a quite ruby purple color with a one finger purple tinted head floating atop the beer upon pouring. The head is quite fizzy and fades quite rapidly, leaving almost no lacing on the sides of the glass. Smell – The aroma is big and sweet of a blueberry smell. This aroma largely dominates the smell, but some other light aromas of candy like smell mixed with a bit of a sour berry and cherry smell are there as well. Overall it smells like berry kool-aid. Taste – The taste begins with a sweet berry flavor of blueberry mixed with a bit of raspberry and cherry. Along with these sweet flavors are some light tastes of malt. As the taste advances from the initial, it gets even sweeter and more berry candied flavored. With a little bit of an alcohol flavor coming to the tongue at the end, a very sweet berry flavor is left on the tongue. Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is rather thin for a brew of 8 % abv with a carbonation level that is on the higher side. Both are rather appropriate for the very sweet and berry flavors of the brew. Overall – While massively sweet, the flavors are not all that off. It tastes kinda like a berry flavored wine cooler. If you want an alcoholic dessert in a liquid form then this is alright, but if don’t want anything very sweet, then you may want to stay away.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mabel (5805) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 15, 2014
[5731-20130823] 12floz bottle. Red Twizzlers and blueberry juice aroma. Clear, bright red body with a quick foamy light pink head. Blueberry juicy flavour. Medium body is only mildly boozy. A fruity cooler. (7/3/6/3/12) 3.1
(c/o Radek Kliber, w/ him, blankboy, jercraigs, Colin)

1.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
jsquire (3499) - St. Marys, Ohio, USA - SEP 7, 2014
Maroon color with an unbeer like purple head. Nose of booberry cereal. Too sweet, with white sugar and artificial blueberry syrup flavors. Makes my teeth hurt.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ckemps35 (15) - Indiana, USA - SEP 4, 2014
This is about the only "fruit beer" I would drink. Not a fan of blueberry, which may slightly make this beer rated worse than it should be, but it DOES have a great and decently complex taste. It is sweet, but not too sweet, and doesn’t have much head to it.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SVD (594) - NETHERLANDS - SEP 1, 2014
Bottle at home, gift from an acquaintance. Dark red beer, almost red wine colour, no head. Aroma is blue berry, Taste is blue berry, and sweet. Well they delivered with the taste. not bad bot not great

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
jojoftw (1) - - AUG 8, 2014 does not count
its an acquired taste, its almost like a beer wine hybrid, with a definite blueberry taste. the high alcohol content is a plus.it would probably be best when paired with food.


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