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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.07/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99/5   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Pineapple Wheat - oh ya, this has been a fun beer to design and DRINK.

Knee Deep in Surf is lightly hopped and fermented with pineapple juice for a crisp and highly refreshing filtered wheat ale. Brewed with German wheat and barley and hopped with Mt. Hood and Tettanger.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
slowrunner77 (11662) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 26, 2014
"eh. a bit of an older sample, but its on the shelf in the store (though a summer/fall offering). i like the idea of pineapple in a hefe, but Maui did it better for less. nice enough, but nothin stands out."

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hayduke (5171) - Eureka, California, USA - AUG 16, 2012
Shared with Strykzone on Facebook Chat. This wheat/fruit beer pours a very clear light orange color with a big white head and almost no lacing. The nose is wheat with some pineapple and just a hint of floral hops. Medium plus in body it has that sticky wheat character in the mouth. The flavor is mostly wheat with a reasonable amount of pineapple. The pineapple is even more pronounced in the finish which also shows a dry tartness. This a better than average fruit beer and really easy drinking. A perfect summer beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Strykzone (7252) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - AUG 15, 2012
Bomber from Hayduke. We enjoyed it together via facebook chat. This was filtered and no sediment or yeast to be found and the beer was clear golden. A big white head fell at a decent pace. Both the nose and flavor was wheat and pineapple. Hops were definitely light and added a bit of brightness and a tinge of bitterness. Just a hint of wheat. Wheat and pineapple are the story here. The pineapple was a different take on the wheat fruit theme and it is nice. It works pretty well. It is nice. An uncomplicated lawn mowing beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
joeneugs (6370) - Livermore, California, USA - APR 1, 2012
22 oz bottle. It pours a very nice clear golden yellow with a decent white head. The aroma has a nice balance of fresh wheat, pineapple and honeydew. The flavor is refreshingly tart with some mouthwatering pineapple and a good bready wheat base. Almost a tad spicy with really nice wheat malt and mild hop in the finish. Theres some mild fruity tartness and almost a pinot grigio like character to this beer. I was skeptical with this concept especially since I havent had much luck with bottles from this brewer, but this was a resounding success. One of the best fruit/wheat beers Ive had.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
timfoolery (1126) - California, USA - MAR 8, 2012
Bottle from Total Wine for $1.99. This was a pretty damn good little beer. Aroma was wheat, an flavor was a fizzy tropical wheat beer with unique but effective palate. Not a big beer, but I would definitely buy more at this price. It's cheaper than a liter bottle of soda at 7-11. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
beerguy101 (5360) - Newark, California, USA - FEB 28, 2012
Sampled on 2/28/2012. This fruit beer pours a light orange gold color from a 22oz bottle. Small to medium sized white foamy head. The aroma is fruity, sweet, pineapple and spicy. A medium to light bodied fruit beer. The malts are cereal, wheaty and sweet. With a very semi-sweet, semi-tart pineapple flavor. The hops are herbal and spicy. Decent carbonation. Interesting beer. The pineapple flavors bring a tartness and sweetness to the wheat beer. The pineapple flavor is much more evident in the finish. Gives the beer a nice dry, slightly tart finish. Its more saison or wheat like than wheat like. Mouthfeel is full and round. Finish is clean, crisp and dry. Aftertaste is slightly tart.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
beeroverthere (81) - USA - FEB 5, 2012
Color: Light yellow Aroma: Slightly sour, Body: Initially sour, some sweetness, hopy dry, pineapple Finish:Dry Over-all/Mouth-feel: Light, refreshing but taste more like a dry cider or a Siasion. To much pineapple.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hophead22 (2879) - Redlands, by way of Wisconsin,, California, USA - JAN 26, 2012
22oz bottle. Rating #11. Clear, medium golden pour with a white head. Light fruity aroma, citrusy more than pineapple. Picking up a little pineapple in the flavor, but just ever so slightly, acidic with a wheat finish. Decent. (2136)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerBoxer (232) - Sacramento, USA - JAN 24, 2012
pours a orange color with a light fizz. Has a sweet fruit aroma and the flavor is a bit fruity. Youcan taste the pineapple! not a bad beer!

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
philtom15 (54) - Kansas, USA - JAN 9, 2012
UPDATED: NOV 25, 2012 This is not Jeremys best effort, not sure where he was going with this beer. It reminds me more of a sauv blanc. Gets an a for effort. But maybe needs to rethink the recipe on this one.

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