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RATINGS: 1654   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Like the digits suggest, it’s a beer that’s densely populated with flavor and loaded with character. We don’t filter it, so none of its life and soul is stripped away. The first thing you notice is the hazy, cloudy appearance. That’s how you know it’s unfiltered. What hits you next is the spicy aroma of Cascade hops, followed by the crispy, fruity ale flavor delivered in a smooth, creamy body, the result of blending barley malt with torrified wheat. It’s not like any other Goose Island Beer, but no less that you’d expect.

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2.3
AskForJenny (1086) - Ontario, New York, USA - DEC 10, 2009
12oz - Cloudy straw color, no head but some lace. Orange and bread dough on nose. Doughy yeast is the main flavor, but overall this is very mild. Not bad, just unimpressive.

3.3
Maverick34 (3303) - New York, USA - DEC 8, 2009
Bottled. Poured a faintly cloudy yellow with a very small fizzy head. Sort of like a bland wheat with a very clean finish. Sessionable. if you’re into that kin of thing.

2.6
Radek Kliber (7483) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - DEC 6, 2009
Bottle 355 ml
Appearance: filtered wheat , or just slightly filtered ?. Mostly clean, not crystal golden brew with mid white top.
Nose: dusty , pepper like feel ,bit musky , husky with golden grain.
Flavor/Palate : mid light bodied , slight citric sourness with grainy , wheat like accents. Soft ending. Easy going sloppy work. Sight feel of leafy hops. Bah.

3.5
JAG55 (77) - O’Fallon, Missouri, USA - NOV 28, 2009
all the common characteristics of a wheat beer with a great flavor - I like it with a lemon - lighter than some wheat beers

3
Jethro6191 (508) - Indiana, USA - NOV 27, 2009
Bottle. Pours light gold and cloudy. The thin white head quickly dissipated. Floral hop and wheat aroma. Floral hop, wheat, and citrus/lemon flavor. Medium body and carbonation.

3.2
DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2009
Cask Stillage from the Jug at the GABF, Colorado Convention Center 24/09/2009 Floral aroma. White head. Golden coloured smooth and creamy on the palate with a crisp and dry malt finish.

2.4
ben4321 (6735) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - NOV 12, 2009
Location: 12 oz bottle from jcos, 11/12/09

Aroma: It has an aroma of citrus, wheat, spice, and honey
Appearance: Pours a hazy straw yellow color with a bubbly white head
Flavor: Taste is similar to the nose, spice, wheat, lemon, and honey
Palate: It has an unexciting mouthfeel with a light amount of body
Overall Impression: Not the most exciting beer. It isn’t bad, but it just isn’t really memorable or exciting. I really don’t have to say much more on this beer, it is what one might expect.

3.4
Alphadelic (2249) - Portland, Oregon, USA - NOV 8, 2009
Light lemony haze with a cute white foam. Light honey aroma. Light honeyed malt flavours Hints of nutmeg and very little hop. Smooth and drinkable as hell.

3
piscator34 (2646) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - NOV 2, 2009
On draft at The Happy Gnome. Pale gold in colour with a bit of haze and medium carbonation. Aromas are of flowers, peach, and a bit of wheat. Quite tart in the mouth, with notes of quince, lemon, and malted wheat. Fruity and a bit simple, but could provide some nice refreshment on a hot day.

3.1
bhops (433) - Dallas, Texas, USA - OCT 31, 2009
bottle. Pours yellow and flat. Aroma of some hay, grass, wheat. Flavor is some spice, wheat, apple, understated. Thin and fizzy, not that great.


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