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Sea Dog Apricot Wheat Beer - Sea Dog Brewing Company

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Sea Dog Apricot Wheat BeerSea Dog Apricot Wheat Beer

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246 Ratings

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Ratings: 246
Reviews: 114
rAvg: 3.06
pDev: 20.92%
Wants: 3
Gots: 10 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Sea Dog Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Sea Dog Apricot Wheat Beer is a crisp and quenching wheat ale with a subtle essence of fresh apricots.

(Beer added by: Jason on 06-06-2006)
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2.75/5  rDev -10.1%

bckayaalp, May 22, 2014
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3/5  rDev -2%

Stofko1992, May 21, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

BrewStrong2156, May 14, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -10.1%

ZEB89, May 10, 2014
Photo of Antonius08
4.25/5  rDev +38.9%

Antonius08, Apr 12, 2014
Photo of Darkmagus82
3.65/5  rDev +19.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured from bottle into a pint glass

Appearance – The beer pours a clear golden amber color with a one finger head of fizzy white foam and tons of carbonation bubbles seen streaming up through the brew. The head fades quite fast leaving only a light level of foamy lace on the sides of the glass.

Smell – A strong peach and apricot aroma is the bulk of the smell. These are combined with a bit of a wheaty and grassy smell producing a nice sweet, fruity aroma overall.

Taste – The taste begins with a wheat bread and apricot flavor right from the start. These flavors create a base for the brew with the wheat remaining relative constant and the apricot gaining strength as the flavor advances. Along with the slight increase in the apricot, comes some flavors of a peach nature, accentuating the fruity nature of the brew as the taste advances. A very light grassy flavor joins the taste at the end of the flavor profile, leaving one with a medium sweet, but rather crisp, fruity apricot and peach flavor, to linger on the tongue.

Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is on the thinner side with a carbonation level that is on the slightly higher side. Both are fantastic for the fruity flavors of the brew and make for a very refreshing and more crisp brew overall.

Overall – A not overly sweet and quite drinkable apricot ale. Rather refreshing and easy drinking.

Darkmagus82, Apr 10, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

meehandennis, Mar 30, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -51%

bcsbeer, Mar 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev +30.7%

sfloura, Mar 23, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +14.4%

HideYaBeer, Mar 17, 2014
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1/5  rDev -67.3%

robertjskelton, Mar 11, 2014
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3/5  rDev -2%

DLSheidy, Mar 09, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -10.1%

Burtonfree77, Feb 07, 2014
Photo of BeerWithMike
3.53/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Sampled tonight on 2/2/14 though I tried it once back in 2012. Bottle chilled down to 36 degrees in my beer cooler and poured into a classic pilsner flute glass.

Pours a clear golden yellow in color with tiny bubbles on the side of the glass. Just a small thin white head is seen with some very light spotty lacing as well. The aroma is faint of apricot and wheat, and not as fragrant as say a 'Pyramid Apricot' which is full of aroma & flavor. The taste of apricot is there but not overpowering and same with the wheat taste. Light and refreshing that leaves your tongue and mouth tingling some due to the high carbonation.

BeerWithMike, Feb 05, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -10.1%

AMarkle6524, Jan 29, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev +6.2%

tylergoov, Jan 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +30.7%

OtisCampbell007, Jan 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +22.5%

calcnerd, Jan 06, 2014
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3/5  rDev -2%

jaydoc, Jan 05, 2014
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3/5  rDev -2%

TTripp725, Dec 25, 2013
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3/5  rDev -2%

rorjets, Dec 17, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +14.4%

Crumpetsnbeer, Dec 07, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +14.4%

tallfellapgh, Nov 21, 2013
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3.41/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Draught @ So. Portland Pub: This one ours a clear golden color. There was almost no head: just a wisp of a white head. There was no lacing. The aroma is lighter. Faint apricot and wheat. Apricot taste, but not overpowering. Wheat in background. Refreshing.

Boto, Nov 19, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +14.4%

Enriquehopnog, Nov 12, 2013
Sea Dog Apricot Wheat Beer from Sea Dog Brewing Company
72 out of 100 based on 246 ratings.