Brewed by Big Rock Brewery
Style: Wheat Ale
Calgary, Canada
Serve in Shaker, Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 272   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.55/5   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Signature Series
Craft Beers Gold Standard
Ever watch the setting sun turn a field of wheat into a blanket of spun gold? Not to worry if you havent, weve bottled it for you. Its prairie goodness so pure that no matter where you choose to enjoy it, just close your eyes to find yourself in that field of dreams.

Little Known Fact
Truly a home-grown, honest-to-goodness Albertan beer. All of Grasshoppers wheat is trucked in from the Lethbridge area, while its delicious barley malt comes exclusively from central Alberta.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Normaldad (1) - British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 9, 2013 does not count
A little boring , tiny taste of lemon, a bit flat aroma... But very easy to drink, would be great summertime lakeside. Doesnt taste like a 5% beer, could be trouble :)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AgentAle (1662) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 6, 2013
Aroma: sweet subtle malty aroma Taste: light sweet wheat notes that finishes with a small bot of bitterness Appearance: clear gold body with a nice head with good retention

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Mlkluther (47) - Alberta, CANADA - JUL 24, 2013
Crisp and clear. A refreshing light lager without a lot of flavour. Good for a hot day. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Druid (101) - Wamuran, AUSTRALIA - JUL 1, 2013
A generally flavourless, flat, headless ordinary beer yet Ive tasted much worse.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
HipHopOpotamus (233) - Ontario, CANADA - JUN 28, 2013
UPDATED: NOV 10, 2013 Booooorring. Nothing much happening in this beer. Wouldnt recommend to craft lover fans, it is more like just a basic lager beer with the slightest of hint of wheat.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
Cinctus (201) - - MAY 13, 2013
Mild beer flavour. Comes in very fresh where I live. Pours light golden. Tastes like a light lager. Good on a hot day.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (4983) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAY 5, 2013
On tap at Big Rock in Seoul. Very clear for a wheat beer, nice fluffy head. Served with a slice of lemon so a citrus aroma. Not too good flavor, a bit sour with just a hint of spice but pretty bland. Red Rock reminds me of your average Japanese craft brewery, making kind of bland beers but then again maybe thats only the beer available in Seoul.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Viper666 (3283) - Richelieu, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 9, 2013
Bouteille 341ml. De couleur dore et lgrement voile. Nez de bl, lger de caramel butterscotch avec des notes de miel, de grains, de houblon herbeux et de fruits (citron). Mince en bouche avec un ptillement moyen et une texture lgrement aqueuse. Faibles notes fruites (citron) lors de lentre en bouche rapidement suivi dun moyen got de bl aux petites notes acides, un lger got de grains de crales sucres avec des notes de miel et quelques traces de caramel puis en finale lon retrouve une trs lgre amertume de houblon herbeux. Post-got court, compos de notes de bl et de houblon herbeux.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
dfinney23 (3133) - Houston, Texas, USA - FEB 5, 2013
I had some really good beers on this trip. This wasnt one of them. Faint lemon and wheat. Nothing else to speak of.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Wanja (771) - GERMANY - FEB 1, 2013
0.33 l can at Whistler. Low aroma, but interesting taste... Quite drinkable...

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