312 Urban Wheat - Goose Island Beer Co.

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77
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3,804 Ratings
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Ratings: 3,804
Reviews: 821
rAvg: 3.39
pDev: 15.34%
Wants: 55
Gots: 526 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Goose Island Beer Co. visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Hazy straw color, light orange hop aroma, fruity ale flavor, creamy body.

(Beer added by: DrunkMcDermott on 04-16-2004)
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3/5  rDev -11.5%

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3.75/5  rDev +10.6%

Pretty good wheat beer that doesn't stand out from the crowd, but doesn't suck, either.

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1/5  rDev -70.5%

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3.25/5  rDev -4.1%

Very light! Could drink a bunch! Wouldn't buy a 12 but a pint at a bar!

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3.4/5  rDev +0.3%

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3/5  rDev -11.5%

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3/5  rDev -11.5%

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4/5  rDev +18%

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3.5/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of interzen
4.45/5  rDev +31.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

330ml bottle poured into a Troubadour tulip glass

Look: Pours a straw yellow - one finger of white head, little retention and next to no lacing.

Smell: Hops and citrus, primarily orange, backed up by a fairly wheaty/yeasty, almost bread-like, aroma.

Taste: Quite fruity, but not in the Belgian witbier sense. Quite difficult to describe. Quite yeasty, too. Surprisingly good with a surprisingly amount of depth to it.

Feel: This doesn't drink like a typical witbier/weissbier, no sirree. Has quite a 'thick' yeasty feel which I've not (knowingly) encountered in the German and Belgian beers that I normally prefer. Whatever, it works beautifully.

Overall: Goose Island has been a bit hit and miss for me, but this is an absolute bullseye. Don't try and compare it to a Belgian or German wheat beer because this is a totally different animal - an American spin on weissbier? Who cares - it's pretty damned good and I could quite imagine myself revisiting this again. And again. Two thumbs up.

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312 Urban Wheat from Goose Island Beer Co.
77 out of 100 based on 3,804 ratings.