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Smuttynose Summer Weizen - Smuttynose Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
78
okay

640 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good

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Ratings: 640
Reviews: 308
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 12.83%
Wants: 5
Gots: 31 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Smuttynose Brewing Company visit their website
New Hampshire, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.46% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Light, tasty & full of character, our summer wheat ale is brewed with a combination of domestic and continental wheat and barley malts, lightly hopped & fermented with a Belgian wit yeast, resulting in a delightfully tangy & refreshing flavor.

15 IBU

(Beer added by: Bierman9 on 06-05-2005)
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Reviews by kshankar:
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kshankar

District of Columbia

3.23/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pours a cloudy yellow, barely any foam. The little foam that is there doesn't stick around, either.

Aroma is somewhat like a mild wit..and I don't really get the chamomile scent.

Taste is of banana, cloves, mild spice, etc. Typical profile of a wheat, but it is slightly mild in all of these aspects. I don't expect full on robustness, but this just seems watered down...

...Which brings me to the mouthfeel. Its watery. Carbonation is okay. Drinkability is fine...but there are plenty of wheats to choose from.

I've had better from Smuttynose.

Serving type: bottle

07-14-2010 03:01:47 | More by kshankar
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I taste every thing from SmuttyNose as a notch above most east coast brewers.

A: For starters in a tulip glass, pours a golden apricot haze as it should topped by a persistent bright white, tight head that lasts and laces. Perfect.

S: The most interesting and aromatic of "summer" ales, Floral, Belgian cross over to German Wheat. Smells of ancient summer fields.

T: Juicy, citrusy, and well malted, this creamy ale is bready, zesty, yeasty - made me reach for the pretzel bread with dinner. Great with food. Finishes slighty acidic and peppery with notes of herbs, chamomile and mint. Very complex while remaining refreshing and subtle.
MF: Perfect.
Medium-light on the palate, it's well carbonated, refreshing and clean.

O: Effortless, yet interesting and complex. A rare gem. Must try. My favorite summer ale.

Serving type: bottle

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Smuttynose Summer Weizen from Smuttynose Brewing Company
78 out of 100 based on 640 ratings.