Devineichler (1) - Wisconsin, USA - JUL 14, 2013 does not count
This beer is amazing. New glarus knows exactly what they are doing. I am so fortunate to get this whenever I want. seuinoz (255) - Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA - JUN 4, 2015
Mild sour taste just the right amount of sour. Appearance golden color with a nice fluffy white head,lacing is persistent sits well on the palate. New Glarus never disappoints. daknole (11047) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JUN 27, 2013
Holy hell this is good. Sparkling gold pour, white head. White wine grapes, funk, lemons, spritzy carbonations. Awesome. Need more ASAP. scones (8) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 2, 2014 does not count
One of my very favorite beers, and perfect for the late spring/early summer. Even with the very gentlest a pours, a massive pillowy head pushes out of the glass. If your glass has one of those little laser-etched bubble-generator things (what’s the actual name for those?) in the bottom, don’t be surprised if the thick, foamy head continues to billow out into a cone of froth towering over the glass.
The beer itself is golden-straw colored, almost with an extremely faint tinge of emerald green. It smells tart, very lightly grassy. The taste is crisp and clean, slightly tart and a bit sweet, maybe a bit lemony. Mouthfeel is light and lively with carbonation, coupled with acidic sourness. Overall, you could almost liken it to drinking a Mountain Dew in its palate and tartness, but obviously it is quite different in its flavor. Very drinkable, very refreshing, delicious, and sessionable. JonnyMadison (87) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 24, 2014
A shocker in so many ways! Tart, crisp, springy, fizzy -- just an absolute delight. The sparkling Riesling grapes really sing over the smooth wheat flavor. I served with an alfredo pasta with tomatoes -- delicious!
Marsiblursi (3076) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 11, 2014
(Bottle) pours pale, light hazy yellow with a large off-white head. The aroma holds holds minerals, yoghurt, citrus, tart apples, some pipe tobacco, bbq fish, wheat and white bread. The flavour is dry, medium acidic and tiny bitter. Citric and tight malty with mineral notes. The mouthfeel is clean, tart, round and cramy with a near heavily carbonation. Balanced finish. Light bodied. bbbrew (204) - Hawaii, USA - JUN 22, 2013
I really like this style and this one is fantastic. Perfect tartness with out being overly sour. Very enjoyable. DietPepsican (1591) - @ $13.99, Iowa, USA - NOV 4, 2013
Gold pour with a spritzy white head. Aroma lifts all over the damn place. Lemon, funk, bit o lacto offered. Delicate, yet extremely aromatic brew. Flavor lifts all over the damn place with a medium sour, and a touch of salt. Lively brew, prickly carbonation. Finish is quick, thirst quenching, extremely light and clean. This is the kind of beer I could drink a four pack of in an hour without much thought. TXBadger (2811) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 21, 2014
Pours a nice slightly cloudy pale yellow with LOTS of foamy light white head. Wheat, tartness, and funk on the nose; follows onto the palate. Took me about 5 mins to pour it, definitely over carbonated, but still damn tasty none-the-less. sthlm (790) - Blank, Alabama, USA - JUN 19, 2013
UPDATED: AUG 9, 2013 [Bottle] Pours pale gold with a good sized white head that quickly fades. Aroma is dominated by wheat, but nice. Taste has just the right amount of tartness, with lots of wheat, and some not quite ripe plum and grape. Fairly thin mouthfeel, smooth, good length finish with a lot of wheat. Overall, this is a fantastic summer session beer that I wish I had a lot more of and I hope becomes an annual summer offering. Not surprising given this was made by the master of wheat beers. Old rating: 7/3/9/4/19 = 4.2.
Re-rate: A few bottles later, and I’m liking this more and more. A perfect summer beer. Bumping this a couple of tenths.