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Sum'r Summer Ale - Uinta Brewing Company

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Ratings: 262
Reviews: 66
rAvg: 3.47
pDev: 13.26%
Wants: 5
Gots: 17 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Uinta Brewing Company visit their website
Utah, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Citrusy and thirst-quenching, this refreshing golden ale is highlighted by the use of unique hops.

17 IBU

(Beer added by: Wasatch on 05-31-2009)
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3/5  rDev -13.5%

cardinals22, Sep 06, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -56.8%

DrBobPierce, Sep 06, 2014
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4.04/5  rDev +16.4%

Malone47, Sep 05, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.5%

joemusic1, Sep 05, 2014
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3.55/5  rDev +2.3%

Canada_Dan, Sep 02, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

Donkster46, Sep 01, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

Poured from bottle into a pint glass

Appearance – The beer pours a hazy golden-yellow color with a nice one finger head of white foam. The head has a great level of retention, slowly fading over time to leave a rings of foamy lace on the sides of the glass.

Smell – The aroma is biggest of a wheat and lemon smell along with a little bit of a grainy smell. There is a hint of a grassy and hay smell as well giving it a slightly funked summer wheat smell overall.

Taste – The taste begins with a wheaty and slightly bready taste with a hint of fruity sweetness of a tangerine nature. Right from the start there is a bit of lemon and some grapefruit hop flavor which are later joined by some more grassy and hay like hop flavors. As the taste advances the sweeter tangerine fades, drying out the taste of the brew, with some grainy and more grassy hop flavors coming to the tongue. With a little bit of hay and yeast that come at the end of the taste, one is left with a rather crisp and wheaty, slightly funked, and more intense then would be expected for a 4.0 % abv brew., flavor to linger on the tongue.

Mouthfeel – The body of the beer is rather average for a normal strength brew, but for a 4 % abv it is rather thick, with a carbonation level that is rather average overall. The thicker body and moderate carbonation really accentuate the mix of wheat and funk rather well bringing these flavors to the forfront and really allowing them to be picked up.

Overall – A rather good summer style wheat/saison at only 4 % abv. For the light alcohol level this is a fantastically flavorful brew and makes for one fantastic session . Rather nice overall!!

Darkmagus82, Aug 26, 2014
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3.4/5  rDev -2%

larbush, Aug 24, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

baconfromwalmart, Aug 22, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.5%

spycow, Aug 19, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

Berg-the-Boiler, Aug 18, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.5%

Dbot, Aug 17, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.5%

Gww1864, Aug 16, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

petewheeler, Aug 15, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

elihull, Aug 14, 2014
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3.83/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 12oz bottle into a US tumbler pint glass.

A: The beer is a light gold color, with a medium white head that fades slowly and leaves a thick lace on the glass.

S: The aroma contains caramelized malts, a good amount of hops and some citrus.

T: The taste starts out with some breadiness from a hearty but not too heavy malt character. Then some sweet flavors of lemony citrus and caramel quickly follow. The hops presence is good for the style and brings some balance. The after-taste is slightly sweet.

M: Crisp and smooth, medium body, medium carbonation, finish is clean.

O: Tasty, goes down easily, not too filling, very mild kick, good representation of style, this is a nice beer to pound down for a long time.

TheManiacalOne, Aug 14, 2014
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OldTime, Aug 10, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

RIKIM, Aug 10, 2014
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3/5  rDev -13.5%

dmill4, Aug 10, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +8.1%

Dools9, Aug 09, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -6.3%

thinwhiteduke, Aug 09, 2014
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2.75/5  rDev -20.7%

kniles38, Aug 08, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

GameOfBeers, Aug 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev +15.3%

JoelClark, Aug 03, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev +0.9%

mlefebvre7, Aug 02, 2014
Sum'r Summer Ale from Uinta Brewing Company
80 out of 100 based on 262 ratings.