JoeM500 (1909) - Crown Point, Indiana, USA - APR 14, 2003
Thin and only slightly hazy, this highly carbonated beer is light on the palate, a bit lemony, and very refreshing. I usually prefer the thicker, heartier American wheats, but this is a nice changeup, light on everything including alcohol. haddon90 (1634) - Newport Beach, California, USA - DEC 20, 2003
Bottle. Pale yellow colored. Same damn thing as the Summer. Not good. Some wheat and malt in the aroma. No great taste. Very thin flavor. Not that great. fly (1487) - austin, Tejas, Texas, USA - MAR 12, 2004
Damn. As high as my appreciation is for Anchor, this one just does NOT do it for me. Thin, watery body and just not much beyond that. Recall those many years ago when I first got all excited about seeing it come in ... and then I tried it. Professed lover of the German style. Or other more aggressive American (or Belgian) styles. I'll go for a Liberty, though .... iwantalambic (1478) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JUL 31, 2003
Pours a clear light amber, significant head, but minimal aroma - some wet malt and slight orange zest, but not much. Flavours are very thin - could be considered mild, but this one seems to be more lacking any real flavour at all. Sour raisins, wet wheat and cardboard are about all I could find. Jokes (1455) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAY 23, 2003
Pours a very light yellow color with a thin white head. Very light and crisp, slightly sweet with a dry finish. A refreshing change from all of the typical American wheats, except its really a little bland.
heykevin (1287) - Decorah, Iowa, USA - MAR 28, 2002
Thin body with some yeasty characteristics. Definitely a an american wheat rather than a german one. Nothing particularly exciting to say about this beer. aspidites (1271) - manteca, California, USA - FEB 7, 2009
UPDATED: APR 12, 2009 Soft nose of grain and mild citrus. Slight DMS, clean quaffing brew. Nice hot weather brew. npdempse (934) - St. Petersburg, Florida, USA - AUG 18, 2001
My kingdom for some flavor! Yeah, it's got a pretty head. But it was basically water to my taste buds--there might have been a hint of malt on the palate, but it was too faint to distinguish. mike mcneil (660) - St Augustine, Florida, USA - AUG 21, 2001
This review is going from memory. I recall having this brew back around 1988. It was probably the first wheat beer I had tried. I do remember it having quite a distinct spicy, clove-like flavor, much like a Bavarian Weizen. Judging from the recent reviews however, it seems these tasty qualities are lacking in the current release. I'd love to try it again, but it's not available here in N. FL.