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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.84/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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You may be asking yourself why there is a flower on the label of an apricot beer. Well, the tree must blossom in order to fruit. Conversely, this beer blossoms when it is fruited. Juicy, tangy, and oh so perfect, no matter the season.

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4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SarpinosBoss (11) - Kansas City, Kansas, USA - DEC 29, 2016
Just an amazing beer. One of my favorites from one of my favorite local breweries. Great apricot aroma combined with a hint of sourness. Sour bit really hits you up front, but fades away into a delicious fruit medley.

4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
MetalNHopHead (1840) - Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - DEC 7, 2016
About everything Ive had from Crane has been solid, but Apricot Weiss might be my favorite thing yet. It pours effervescent golden with white foam. Aroma is fruity and has lively, champagne-like yeast esters. Flavor definitely has some apricot - a lot like the sticky, chewy sensations and intense fruity flavor of dried apricots - but theres other pitted fruit flavors as well. Peach, nectarine, and so on. Flavor is nudged toward sweet, but it retains a fair amount of that Weisse acidity and tartness. If you like Weisse best with woodruff syrup, this is definitely worth a try.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HuskerTan (2077) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - DEC 4, 2016
Bottle. A- Apricot, gummies. A- Yellow color, hazy liquid, minimal head. T- Apricot, gummies, tart. P- Light body, average texture, medium carbonation, juicy finish. O- Not too shabby. Plenty of apricot but more along the lines of a gummy bear flavor than pure juice. Not near as acidic or sour as I thought it would be. Tasty, nonetheless.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jredmond (8049) - New York, New York, USA - OCT 16, 2016
First beer sampled during session 2 of GABF 2016 with Paul and Larry. Pours a deep orange body with thick white lacing. Mouthfeel is medium bodied with a nice tart character upfront; notes of sour stone fruits, apricot, peach flesh, juice, zippy tartness, mild acidity - no vinegar, no acetic character. Really pleasant.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ctipping (1811) - Florida, USA - AUG 1, 2016
750 mL bottle. Pours hazy orange with a big white head that doesnt last but a moment. Smells of apricot, wheat, some yeasty phenols. Tastes of apricot, but it isnt the freshest apricot. Like an apricot concentrate or candy or something. Strong wheat and mineral flavor in the back end. High carbonation, to the point of changing the flavor. Light body. Nice. Could use some actual tartness beyond just the little lemony tang it has.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
koleminer20 (3272) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - JUL 16, 2016
750 mL bottle shared with Gus. The pour is a darker golden orange with a bright fizzy head and a noticeable lack of lace. The aroma is lightly fruity. There is a bit of apricot flesh and a light tartness, but thats it. Its light and clean. Nearly forgettable. The flavor is a little better. The apricot flesh is a bit more present and there is a good tartness. Its just pretty plain and bland. Its interesting, but its just something that Im not overly impressed by. The mouth feel is light and slightly syrupy with a bright effervescent carbonation and a lingering apricot flesh on the back. Its interesting for sure.

4.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
teighmy (4) - Kansas, USA - JUN 11, 2016 does not count
This beer was delicious! I thought it was not too sour and had a good overall taste. Highly recommend trying this. Also the brewery itself is nice and I cant wait to see it develop more.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
burg326 (5460) - Florida, USA - MAY 21, 2016
Poured a cloudy orange color with aromas of light tart wheat, tart apricots, some light musk. Flavors are apricot tartness and some feint wheat, light musk and hay, light soda as well. Very solid fruited berliner.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
djd07 (13660) - Houston, Texas, USA - APR 16, 2016
Bottle thanks to Russell. Pours a hazy yellow with medium frothy white head that lasts. The aroma is strong apricot, wheat, dough. Thin mouth, tart apricot, wheat, lemon, crushable, very good.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ineedbeer (2117) - Oakland, California, USA - APR 16, 2016
Poured from a bottle. Aroma is very apricot forward with some light wheat notes. Medium light acidity with a bit of citrus. Pours a hazy, pale orange color with a medium small, thin white head that recedes immediately to the edges and disappears. No lacing or legs. Flavor is moderately acidic with some light citrus notes. Medium light wheat with quite a bit of apricot notes. Low bitterness. Mouthfeel is medium light bodied with medium high carbonation. Low astringency and low alcohol warmth. Overall, I like this beer. It has a lot of fruit and the acidity isnt over the top. Some light wheat notes also add balance. All the parts of this beer work well without overshadowing any other part.


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