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RATINGS: 716   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.


xShanex's rating

2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
xShanex (60) - Wyalusing, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 18, 2008
Pours a very rich blueberry color. Smell is very strong of blueberry. Too sweet for me plus some odd aftertaste. Have another? Maybe after I forget how this one tastes...


4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Brian087 (4) - Everett, Washington, USA - JUL 5, 2014 does not count
Fantastic fruity beer with a great refreshing taste. The aroma tops it off of blueberry and hops.

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
CPH2200 (262) - DENMARK - JUN 28, 2014
Purchased by error, mistaken for a lager. 8.0% abv. Blueberry colour little head. Sweet and juicy no bitternes. Some carbonation.

1.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
HuskerTan (445) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - JUN 27, 2014
Bottle. A- Blueberry, mixed berries. A- Dark purple color, hazy liquid, pink head. T- Blueberries, mixed berries, artificial, sweet, alcohol. P- Medium body, average texture, average carbonation, artificial sweet finish. O- This felt like it belonged in the Lime a Rita series. 8% and full of crappy artificial fruit flavoring. There really wasn’t anything good about this. Really. Nothing.

1.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Frank (2727) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 28, 2014
This has maybe slightly more beer character than Bud Light Lime-A-Rita. What beer character there is though is sort of stale, oxidized malts so I could honestly live w/ out it. This looks and tastes more or less like grape soda only w/ less carbonation. At eight percent alcohol, I suppose it can serve a certain purpose but otherwise leave this stuff alone.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
HIGHB4LL (421) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 10, 2014
Bottle from Budweiser Fort Collins. Appearance: finger of pink head, ruby red color, clear, not much lacing. Aroma: tart blueberry. Palate: light body, lively carbonation, cloying sweetness. Taste: cloying sweetness, light tart. Overall, simple and overly sweet. poor beer.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
jumbles (1) - - APR 12, 2014 does not count
Great beer for a refreshing taste. Do not pretend to be anything different than it is. Taste like nothing you have ever had before!

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
CelticJohnny (73) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 31, 2014
Bottle. Red with a half finger pink head. Smells of the blueberry. The taste is too cloying, can't really drink it. Has a very artificial taste. The palate is fair. Too sweet and I don't think about having it again! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
EyeAmBaldman (184) - Illinois, USA - MAR 21, 2014
Pours a rosy red with a thick pink head. Smells of blueberries. Taste is all blueberries with a bit alcohol bitterness. This was really a strange one for me. It’s kind of sweet and yet bitter on the backend. Interesting.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
PendulousFall (14) - - MAR 21, 2014
Pleasant blueberry taste. Pours deep purple with small lavender head. Not as strong as the ABV would suggest. No bite. Very sweet. I would drink this again.

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fletchwadd (48) - Riverview, Michigan, USA - MAR 3, 2014
When poured it looks like a deep purple wine with a sweet smell of fruits. Tastes of almost a purple pez with zero bitterness. Great beer if your only going to have one or two


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