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Jack Whacker Wheat Ale - Tommyknocker Brewery

Jack Whacker Wheat AleJack Whacker Wheat Ale

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BA SCORE
78
okay

333 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 333
Reviews: 216
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 17.35%


Brewed by:
Tommyknocker Brewery visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-16-2001)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
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Jason

Massachusetts

4.08/5  rDev +20%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Presentation: 12 oz brown bottle with a blurb about the beer on the back label ... the "enjoy with the first four months of date" is cleary notched.

Appearance: Pale cloudy golden with a fluffy white head.

Smell: Aromas of lemon grass, wheat and barley grain.

Taste: Medium bodied with a crisp mouth feel, herbal and lemony from the additions of lemon grass. Undertones of grain, wheat and yeast. Low hopping though still help to balance. The end finished with a pushy lemon flavour that quickly fades.

Notes: Very drinkable and makes for a great hot weather brew ... nice addition of lemon grass in the brew to kick it up a notch.

Serving type: bottle

04-10-2002 19:36:39 | More by Jason
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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

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1/5  rDev -70.6%

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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

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3/5  rDev -11.8%

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3/5  rDev -11.8%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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New Mexico

3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

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Michigan

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

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Georgia

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New Jersey

3/5  rDev -11.8%

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WoodBrew

Illinois

3.59/5  rDev +5.6%
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The Jack Whacker wheat is a nice beer. The beer poured a pale yellow with thin white head that is not lacing. The smell and the taste had hints of lemon citrus. The mouthfeel was light and crisp with good carbonation. Overall this is a decent wheat....maybe a touch too fruity for me....but not bad. Great on warmer days!

Serving type: bottle

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3/5  rDev -11.8%

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Jack Whacker Wheat Ale from Tommyknocker Brewery
78 out of 100 based on 333 ratings.