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Wachusett Summer - Wachusett Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
77
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118 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 118
Reviews: 59
rAvg: 3.34
pDev: 15.87%
Wants: 1
Gots: 6 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Wachusett Brewing Company visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
An American Wheat Ale with a hint of lemon. Refreshing, light & ready for the beach.

Availability: Mar - Aug

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-02-2007)
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Reviews by mikesgroove:
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mikesgroove

South Carolina

3/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

very bright and somewhat hazy bright yellow appeared before me. Nice three inch high head of frothy white hung around for a good few moments before finally settling down into a thin pillow across the top, nice carbonation.

Light floral yeast, a touch of honey, maybe and that's a stretch and the typical touch of lemon and grass. Very light smell overall flavor was just as light and bland as the smell was/ Light grassy and wheat with a touch of lemon and honey. Not much in the finish as it was clean, and quick.

Super light bodied and ultra carbonated. If that's the style they were going for they sure nailed it.

Serving type: bottle

12-11-2011 05:45:28 | More by mikesgroove
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mful2875


3/5  rDev -10.2%

07-26-2014 18:20:30 | More by mful2875
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Ropowers3

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -2.7%

07-24-2014 14:47:17 | More by Ropowers3
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Duhast500

Rhode Island

3.21/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Poured from a 12oz. can into a Shock Top glass.

The color is a hast yellow/orange with a finger or two foamy white head that stats for a short while but dissolves without a trace on the glass.

The smell has some touches of coriander and lemongrass with a wheaty aroma that takes center stage. There is a light malt presence that contributes to the lightness of the nose and gives a small twang.

The taste is Wheaty at first before giving up some of that smooth fruit flavor that slides into the margins of this beer bordering the outside edge and keeping things together as things slide into slight punchy end where the hops hide till the very end.

This beer is light bodied and is really drinkable with its low ABV and easy drinking feel. The crisp feel adds to dry lip smacking wheat flavor and makes for a great summer drinker.

Serving type: can

07-22-2014 12:43:48 | More by Duhast500
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Stagga_Lee

Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev +4.8%

07-22-2014 04:47:31 | More by Stagga_Lee
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sweisel80

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -2.7%

07-20-2014 21:56:36 | More by sweisel80
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Zach_H

Connecticut

3.25/5  rDev -2.7%

07-20-2014 20:50:52 | More by Zach_H
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ygtbsm94

Virginia

2.5/5  rDev -25.1%

07-20-2014 05:09:06 | More by ygtbsm94
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EricVincentt

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -10.2%

07-03-2014 04:51:25 | More by EricVincentt
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New Hampshire

3/5  rDev -10.2%

06-30-2014 11:44:12 | More by sdaly3
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Chris_Carraher

Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -10.2%

06-29-2014 00:00:05 | More by Chris_Carraher
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Drewjordan


3/5  rDev -10.2%

06-21-2014 11:41:53 | More by Drewjordan
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cavemanlawyer1999

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +12.3%

06-13-2014 02:36:28 | More by cavemanlawyer1999
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chefdave37

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -2.7%

06-10-2014 23:51:18 | More by chefdave37
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sgregory

Connecticut

3.25/5  rDev -2.7%

06-05-2014 21:58:52 | More by sgregory
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mnrider

Connecticut

2.56/5  rDev -23.4%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.5

12oz. Brown Bottle

A: Pours pale, clear, straw yellow. Small white head dies to nothing within seconds. No lacing.

S: Wheat and lemon. Some spicy notes.

T/M: Lemon. Wheat. Light malt sweetness. Cereal grains. Hop flavor is almost nonexistent. Light bodies with a nice carbonation tingle. Watery. The finish is mostly clean.

O: An okay summer brew. Almost a wheat ale, but is lacking in flavor. I would consider this a shandy. There are much better "summer" beers around to enjoy.

Cheers!

Serving type: bottle

05-23-2014 17:32:35 | More by mnrider
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Mneme1984

California

3.25/5  rDev -2.7%

05-03-2014 20:16:17 | More by Mneme1984
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Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -10.2%

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Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -10.2%

04-27-2014 22:36:27 | More by Nichols33
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Rhode Island

3.25/5  rDev -2.7%

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Massachusetts

3/5  rDev -10.2%

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Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev +4.8%

02-03-2014 22:30:56 | More by rjm0715
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Jersh67

Connecticut

2.75/5  rDev -17.7%

01-06-2014 13:38:42 | More by Jersh67
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VictorFranco

District of Columbia

3.75/5  rDev +12.3%

11-24-2013 20:35:22 | More by VictorFranco
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Connecticut

3/5  rDev -10.2%

11-13-2013 16:36:11 | More by rorjets
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Wachusett Summer from Wachusett Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 118 ratings.