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Young Veterans Pineapple Grenade

Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap


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RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3.24/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08/5   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
This is our refreshing take on a classic style. This pineapple hefeweizen explodes with sweet and tangy fruit flavors backed by fragments of spicy clove and cinnamon. GO AHEAD… PULL THE PIN!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheBeerGod (5687) - Newport News, Virginia, USA - SEP 7, 2014
Draft at Young Veterans Brewing Company. Cloudy gold with a short white head. Aroma is big yeast and citrus fruit with wheat and soft malt notes. Taste is big yeast, lemon, toasted malt, wheat and light bubblegum. Body is light-medium with a soft bubbly carbonation. Lots of lemon and yeast notes on the back end with grains, wheat and light bubblegum.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Radek Kliber (6825) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - SEP 3, 2014
Where and how: on tap at brewpub
Aroma worty. Grainy with touch of pineapple like citrus notes.
Appearance :
Top:. Fizzy white top
Base: hazy, bright golden look.
Palate : medium carbonation, mid bodied with thinner walls. Slightly dry.
Taste: drinkable, refreshing. Pineapple notes easly spotted. Base made of straight going wheat. Some residual sweetness on top.
Other notes not bad

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beergeek23322 (2602) - Chesapeake, Virginia, USA - AUG 2, 2014
8/2/2014. Hazy pale yellow with a white head. Taste like most other hefeweizen with lots of wheat and banana. I did not pick out any pineapple flavors at all.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
jkharper2007 (20) - Grovetown, Georgia, USA - JUL 12, 2014
Really enjoyed this one. On tap at the brewery. Sour fruit and yeasty smell to it. Taste is awesome, I’ve only had one other pineapple beer and this one definitely passed that one up. Very tangy flavors and smooth on the palate with a sour finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 13/20
obguthr (4903) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - MAY 13, 2014
Draft: Aroma is yeasty grapefruit pulp and whole orange. Cloudy amber, thin head. Yeasty lemon flavor. Tart, dry, and thin. Refreshing and light, a curiously yet nicely sour fruit beer. Probably needs a tweak or too.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Kinz (3567) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - MAY 12, 2014
On tap at Eat in VA Beach. Poured a cloudy deep gold, decent head. Aroma was wheat, slightly undefined fruit. Flavor was wheat, a bit of again undefined fruit, honestly in my opinion trending more towards banana than pineapple. Not bad, just sort of muddled flavor. Pretty full bodied. Sad to say that I was utterly unaware of this brewery up until this trip to the Beach. I need to get out more.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
woodychevy (693) - - JAN 27, 2014
Expected to hate it but pretty darn good considering it is made from wheat and pineapple. Pours a hazy light yellow color. High carbonation, light body. Really crisp on the palate and pineapple finishes it nicely. Interestingly staff told me this is most expensive beer to brew - who would have thought hops cheaper than pineapple juice. Great summer beer. Even in the winter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jeremytoni (3020) - Swedesboro, New Jersey, USA - OCT 28, 2013
From the tap poured a golden color with a fair amount of head. Sweet malty flavor with a light pineapple finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Braudog (6066) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - SEP 29, 2013
Draft at the brewery. Light yellow hazy beer. Looks, smells and acts like an American wheat with a predominate tropical fruit edge. Mellow, easy going, and an easy sipper for a hot summer day. Can see this one being popular with the female crowd. Good. (#5266, 9/28/2013)

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
mike5326 (1328) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 7, 2013
Poured from a tap. Cloudy yellow color, slight white head. wheat and pineapple smell. Taste more like a fruit beer. Pineapple and wheat flavor, clean.

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