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Sunshine Wheat Beer - New Belgium Brewing

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79
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776 Ratings
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Ratings: 776
Reviews: 355
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 14.74%
Wants: 14
Gots: 28 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
IBU - 14
Hops - Target
Malts - Pale, Carapils, Wheat
OG - 13.4
Fruits/Spice - Orange Peel, Coriander

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 04-28-2002)
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3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

10-22-2012 21:55:03 | More by Eaglefan344
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3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

10-22-2012 17:12:01 | More by J2L
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Fatehunter

Oregon

2.95/5  rDev -14.7%

Two fingers of head. A clear, light straw colored body.
Smell is faint, lemon and orange if anything.
Light taste overall. Mild bitterness. The spices are just in the background, which accents the flavor well.
Texture is light and moderate carbonation.
A good "gateway" craft beer, but I probably won't find myself drinking it again.

10-21-2012 18:30:49 | More by Fatehunter
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Indiana

4.25/5  rDev +22.8%

10-16-2012 03:58:45 | More by bzach
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Missouri

3/5  rDev -13.3%

10-05-2012 03:44:03 | More by skyisland
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Ohio

4/5  rDev +15.6%

10-02-2012 17:38:57 | More by MikeCactusGordon
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Oklahoma

4/5  rDev +15.6%

09-27-2012 02:24:39 | More by soonerlight
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New York

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

09-24-2012 01:58:24 | More by jkchristy
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Colorado

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

09-15-2012 05:40:18 | More by jstevep00
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California

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

09-08-2012 23:03:26 | More by UnoMasBelgian
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Texas

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

09-08-2012 20:35:30 | More by Mortarforker
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Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

09-05-2012 16:01:29 | More by GeoCait
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jnoelani

Washington

4/5  rDev +15.6%

09-04-2012 17:36:41 | More by jnoelani
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Arizona

4.25/5  rDev +22.8%

08-31-2012 22:33:53 | More by NickyG213
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4.5/5  rDev +30.1%

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California

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

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Colorado

4/5  rDev +15.6%

Two-finger, soft white, foamy head. Brew is perfectly clear yellow.

Lots of lemon and spice. Wheat stands out too along with orange and coriander.

Super smooth and refreshing. Light carbonation. Lacking depth and interesting flavor beyond the initial orange peel that smacks your tongue. A bit on the thin and weak side of things.. Spice could stand to be a lot heavier and more wheated.

Refreshing for a hot summer day! Highly recommended!

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4/5  rDev +15.6%

08-05-2012 02:22:12 | More by MN_Beerticker
Sunshine Wheat Beer from New Belgium Brewing
79 out of 100 based on 776 ratings.