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Apollo - Sixpoint Brewery

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BA SCORE
86
very good

714 Ratings
THE BROS
95
world-class

(view ratings)
Ratings: 714
Reviews: 194
rAvg: 3.83
pDev: 15.4%
Wants: 47
Gots: 37 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sixpoint Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Kristalweizen |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 04-25-2012)
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Photo of logicalparadox
3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

MMmmmm. I love this style. A lot lighter and crisper than I am used to, with a lot of weisse bier character, but tasty.

logicalparadox, Sep 11, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +11%

JohnnyChicago, Sep 10, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -15.1%

Kappakoosh, Sep 09, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

Sanchezrox23, Sep 09, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

gory4d, Sep 04, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

Roguer, Sep 02, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.1%

probert, Sep 01, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -34.7%

npendres, Sep 01, 2014
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1.16/5  rDev -69.7%

amyemmence, Aug 30, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

jyacco15, Aug 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

grhixon, Aug 23, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

hkyplyr73, Aug 22, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

zestar, Aug 22, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

malfunxion, Aug 21, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

drchristman, Aug 17, 2014
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2/5  rDev -47.8%

Dbot, Aug 17, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

Nunya, Aug 10, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

ShriverMO, Aug 06, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +11%

Tayloraphilips, Aug 06, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

KG710, Aug 06, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +11%

BeerMeBro720, Aug 06, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

wise456, Aug 06, 2014
Photo of mvanaskie13
3.5/5  rDev -8.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a sam adams custom glass: color is copper to light amber, nearly transparent, good carbonation with some fine bubbles; head is off white to light tan, presents 1/2 inch thick then dissipates quickly to a ring along the glass edges, no lacing.

Smell is very subtle, feint bananas, light cloves, then tart, not strong but noticeable.

Taste is very tart, then i checked he best before date and it read 7/29/2013... flavors are not bad, but surprising for a brew that is supposed to a filtered wheat. Anyway, tart, some light vinegar, then light banana and clove notes.

Mouthfeel is sharp, biting, but not awful, good sour sharpness on the tongue, touch of vingear with lingering sweetness.

Overall, hard to judge this brew, i did not notice the 1 year old expiration on the 4 pack before purchasing and I've not had other kristalweizens of note. either way the flavor was good for an expired brew. i'll seek out a fresh version for comparison.

mvanaskie13, Aug 01, 2014
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4/5  rDev +4.4%

pearljam118, Jul 31, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -8.6%

benj1123, Jul 31, 2014
Apollo from Sixpoint Brewery
86 out of 100 based on 714 ratings.