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RATINGS: 156   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.33/5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Pooltime Ale is a refreshing Belgian-inspired Wheat Ale with light clove notes. The truly distinguishing feature is the use of 100% Montmorency tart cherries grown in the Traverse City region of Michigan. These cherries add a subtle tartness and bright counterpoint to the other flavors, enhancing Pooltime’s fruity character and making it the perfect beer for all summer activities.

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3.1
justkoehn (157) - Michigan, USA - SEP 15, 2016
Little head and lacing. Beautiful hazy pink color gradient across pint glass. Musty wheat aroma and upfront taste. Fruity finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
obguthr (6357) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - SEP 1, 2016
Can: Fecal rubber and berry nose. Cloudy orange, medium head, good retention and lacing. Cherry, lemon. Cardboard finish. Medium body, easy carbonation. Enjoyable, but more as an American fruit beer than any kind of Belgian style beer.

3.2
kayres (888) - , Georgia, USA - AUG 20, 2016
Hazy orange with an off white head. Tart cherry aroma. Very sweet smooth. Medium bodied and very fruity ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
alobar (3793) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 19, 2016
Amber pour with pink undertones. Aroma of cherry, banana, and wheat. Cherry and banana flavor with some spice, and grain. Nice beer.

2.8
thegreenrooster (4402) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - AUG 17, 2016
Pour is a clear reddish with a average white head. Aroma is a very slight cherry with some wheat malt. Flavor is a more noticable bitter cherry but not much else. Some chewy wheat malt is present but nothing to add to the score. This was ok at best, I was hoping for a strong blast of cherry and this was more like a wheat beer with a few cherries adeed.

3.6
hershiser2 (3245) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - AUG 11, 2016
$2.35 can from Wine Warehouse. Pours a pinkish-orange with a large foamy off-white head. Aroma of bitter cherry, banana, yeast, and lemon. Taste is sweeter than I imagined. Cherry up front - not bitter - followed by banana, clove, honey... very interesting, Must say I am enjoying this one.

3.2
jcnielsen (3412) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 6, 2016
Can. Pours a reddish golden color with white head. Cherry, yeast, wheat, fruity aromas. Pie cherry, wheat, cream, yeast, fruity, sweet flavors. Kind of sweet, with a cherry pie filling flavor. But not a bad fruit beer.

2.3
ehaak26 (524) - - AUG 4, 2016
Can into pint glass. Pours hazy gold with a small white head. Subtle aroma of cherries.

3.1
hopdog (12565) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 4, 2016
On tap at Capone’s. Poured a cloudy orangish color with a small sized head. Cherries on the subtle side. Lighter ... some grains / wheat, with lighter spice.

2.9
DCLawyer (2845) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 3, 2016
Can->goblet. Murky peach-orange with moderate frothy eggshell head. A: wheat, mild cherries, grains. Dull and grainy. T: more of the same, with grains and wheat dominating with a pinch of cherries. Eh.


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