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45
68
style
Brewed by Black Hole
Style: Wheat Ale
Burton-on-Trent, England
Serve in Shaker, Weizen

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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12/5   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
A pale wheat beer, Milky Way is brewed using Mount Hood and Styrian Golding hops which provide a bitter sweet finish to this strong ale.

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4.4
OTT666 (1) - Chesterfield, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2013 does not count
Tried it at the Chesterfield beer festival. Forgot the other hundred beers and spent the night drinking this one. Is it possible to find a recipe for this since I brew my own beer.

2.5
RichTheVillan (7766) - Birmingham, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 24, 2012
Cask at JDW Charlie Hall; clear brown pours Frothy white head moderate bitter with a dull hop adequate but nothing exciting here.

3.2
chriso (7533) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 16, 2012
Cask (handpump) at the Joseph Else (JD Wetherspoon), Nottingham on 13 July 2012. Mid gold. Lively condition. Some estery fruits in the aroma. Slightly fat mouthfeel but doesn’t taste 6.0% at all. Pleasant drinking but rather low impact for a strong beer. Didn’t realize, or pick up, that it’s a wheat beer.

3.4
tommann (3715) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 12, 2011
Cask at a JDW, Blackheath. Pours gold with a small head. Aroma is sticky, piney hops. Taste has a hoppy, sticky start. Sweet hoppy medium bitter finish.

2.9
maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - APR 15, 2011
Cask conditioned handpump Wig & Pen Northampton. A light golden beer with a white head. Suprisingly little in the aroma, but otherwise a fairly full bodied summery beer. Light citrus but pretty restrained flavours. Refreshing but disappointing.

2.5
FatPhil (15966) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - DEC 19, 2010
Cask (GBBF2010)
6 Sweet malty aroma
3 Pale, small head
5 A bit alcoholic. Quite bitter too
2 Ew, harsh and a bit chemical
9 Sweet and chemical. Probably not what the brewer intended.

3.5
Nekronos (4175) - Xalapa, MEXICO - DEC 9, 2010
Just aweseom, the best dark one I had the the festival maybe. Very nice andd very milky too. NIce features and characters.

3.4
DruncanVeasey (8225) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - SEP 3, 2010
Cask handpull, Spoons, Market Harborough. Creamy white resolving into straw; fine lace rim and specks. Heady orange flesh and marmalade aroma. Background, incidental alcohol swamped with ripe orange, honey and vanilla; lingering corn and cashew afters. Fresh, bittersweet and treacherous stuff made savoury by that fleshy orange hop. Could do a few pints of this.

3
oh6gdx (26482) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2010
[email protected] Golden colour with small white head. Aroma is fruits, earth, some mild grainyness. Flavour is quite much the same, but also has some slight doughy notes.

3.2
downender (8584) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 7, 2010
Cask-conditioned at the Hillgrove Porter Stores, Bristol 7/08/10. Deep gold in colour with a slight, white head. As mentioned below, very easy drinking for the ABV, with some sweet, citrus notes and decent, dry finish. Strangely easy drinking.


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