1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Sun Block - Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Sun BlockSun Block

Displayed for educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
83
good

176 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 176
Reviews: 51
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 11.38%
Wants: 4
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Billolick on 07-05-2007)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Ratings: 176 | Reviews: 51 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by tobelerone:
Photo of tobelerone
tobelerone

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +8.4%

04-05-2013 01:03:49 | More by tobelerone
More User Reviews:
Photo of fosters9
fosters9

New York

4/5  rDev +8.4%

07-11-2014 14:28:47 | More by fosters9
Photo of harpus
harpus

Alabama

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

07-10-2014 21:23:55 | More by harpus
Photo of WanderlustNJ
WanderlustNJ

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +22%

07-05-2014 23:57:27 | More by WanderlustNJ
Photo of Iski100
Iski100


3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

07-05-2014 15:46:00 | More by Iski100
Photo of Dasein11
Dasein11

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

07-05-2014 14:14:20 | More by Dasein11
Photo of IanMcGuire
IanMcGuire

Connecticut

4.25/5  rDev +15.2%

07-04-2014 14:44:53 | More by IanMcGuire
Photo of scotorum
scotorum

Massachusetts

4.31/5  rDev +16.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Bottled 5/9/14.

a: Orange with a half finger thick white head which receded to patchy surface foam and similar lacing.

s: Grapefruit.

t: Grapefruit and orange with considerable hop bite over a medium bready malt base.

m: Medium with lots of carbonation tingle.

o; An Excellent hoppy wheat, refreshing and tangy.

Serving type: bottle

07-02-2014 03:42:34 | More by scotorum
Photo of ChipChaight
ChipChaight

New York

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

06-30-2014 22:06:21 | More by ChipChaight
Photo of kkazemi
kkazemi

New York

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

06-30-2014 00:20:22 | More by kkazemi
Photo of Baab200
Baab200

New York

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

06-28-2014 17:59:07 | More by Baab200
Photo of billybrew21
billybrew21

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

06-28-2014 17:02:57 | More by billybrew21
Photo of beerthulhu
beerthulhu

New Jersey

3.61/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: A dense marshmellow structure sits above a tawny-orange body with a fine, misty rise of carbonation within. Head retention is lengthy and strong while providing a thick band of foam lacing adhering to the vessel on descent with a milky thin covering atop.

S: Spicy fresh tangerine with a spicy hop wiff of citrus. A bit of candy sugar, fresh wheat, light semi-dry lime with some citron notes. There are background nuances of candy-cola with a slight hint of kiwi-strawberry. Fruity.

T: The flavor is spicy and tart tangerine, wheat, lemon and lime hopping that was fairly aggressive. Grapefruit floral hints, some yeasty fruitiness of apricots, banana and pear. Really spicy bite of hops and tangerine twang that shows a cantelope fruitiness. Finishes with some oaky sweet alcohol.

M: Medium full body, creamy texture of wheat that was softly carbonated.

O: Overall enjoyed this, a very good summer time hoppy wheat with a fruity twang and yeasty contributes that was wet and refreshing, lightly tart finish. Easy hot weather drinking beer, nice level of hops.

Serving type: bottle

06-26-2014 23:11:50 | More by beerthulhu
Photo of TheItalianStallion
TheItalianStallion

New York

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

06-20-2014 21:16:03 | More by TheItalianStallion
Photo of Fettpopps
Fettpopps

Massachusetts

2.5/5  rDev -32.2%

06-20-2014 19:02:20 | More by Fettpopps
Photo of kjrod20
kjrod20

New York

3/5  rDev -18.7%

06-18-2014 19:04:06 | More by kjrod20
Photo of JRosolen
JRosolen

New York

3/5  rDev -18.7%

06-18-2014 15:00:07 | More by JRosolen
Photo of dgeebs07
dgeebs07

New York

4.5/5  rDev +22%

06-17-2014 00:40:07 | More by dgeebs07
Photo of GeoffreyM
GeoffreyM

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

06-16-2014 15:34:24 | More by GeoffreyM
Photo of antman27
antman27

New York

3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

06-14-2014 01:32:33 | More by antman27
Photo of LMH88
LMH88

New York

3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

06-09-2014 01:02:51 | More by LMH88
Photo of mtnwesdew
mtnwesdew

New York

4/5  rDev +8.4%

05-31-2014 19:47:34 | More by mtnwesdew
Photo of NJBeer265
NJBeer265

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

05-31-2014 18:03:34 | More by NJBeer265
Photo of wrightst
wrightst

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

05-29-2014 03:07:17 | More by wrightst
Photo of PicoPapa
PicoPapa

Connecticut

3.15/5  rDev -14.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

12oz bottle. Pours a somewhat hazy pale straw color with a very small head. Minimal lacing. The aroma is spicy and herbal hops along with some breadiness and hints of ctirus. The taste is an odd mix of what i can only describe as dill and olive oil Triscuits. I love that flavor of Triscuits but in a beer it is somewhat less appetizing. Some spicy and herbal hop notes at the finish. Not much else going on here except for that dill and olive oil Triscuits taste. Light mouthfeel with not much of an alcohol presence. Overall, I won't be buying this agin.

Serving type: bottle

05-29-2014 00:15:24 | More by PicoPapa
« first ‹ prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | next › last »
Sun Block from Captain Lawrence Brewing Co.
83 out of 100 based on 176 ratings.