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Spinnaker - Rising Tide Brewing Company

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68 Ratings
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Ratings: 68
Reviews: 13
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 12.67%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Rising Tide Brewing Company visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: dasenebler on 04-24-2013)
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Gatordaddy

Maryland

4/5  rDev +10.2%

08-25-2014 05:58:39 | More by Gatordaddy
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darcange

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +10.2%

08-20-2014 16:32:07 | More by darcange
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jharmon


3.92/5  rDev +8%

08-14-2014 20:03:25 | More by jharmon
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mattyrubes

New York

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

08-11-2014 21:31:32 | More by mattyrubes
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good4nik

Maine

4/5  rDev +10.2%

08-07-2014 01:21:30 | More by good4nik
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BobZTraveler

New York

3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

08-05-2014 01:23:40 | More by BobZTraveler
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Bengone

New Hampshire

4/5  rDev +10.2%

08-01-2014 19:46:16 | More by Bengone
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billab914

Virginia

3/5  rDev -17.4%

08-01-2014 00:17:00 | More by billab914
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jrmurph


3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

07-22-2014 02:24:21 | More by jrmurph
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SuperHop18

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

07-21-2014 03:23:44 | More by SuperHop18
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ILiveOffHops

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

07-15-2014 00:42:54 | More by ILiveOffHops
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cavemanlawyer1999

Massachusetts

4.25/5  rDev +17.1%

07-12-2014 00:10:39 | More by cavemanlawyer1999
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johnnnniee

New Hampshire

2.85/5  rDev -21.5%

Bottle from Harvest Market
Pours a hazy deep straw color with a decent sized big bubbled white head that dissipates quickly like diet fountain soda. Aromas of lemon, wheat, and a bit of yeasty funk. Not much appetizing about the nose IMHO. The flavor is a little sweet a bit spicy and tart with hints of lemon and yeasty funk. Medium to light body with a moderate level of carbonation and a tart almost piercing mouthfeel. I didn't enjoy this one very much.

07-09-2014 23:19:20 | More by johnnnniee
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Scrapss

Pennsylvania

3.49/5  rDev -3.9%

Poured from the bottle into a hotel rocks tumbler. All I got!

A: A straw hazy yellow with no head after a few minutes. no lacing. No legs.

S: sewery euro hops with a belgian style yeasty tang.

T: weak tea with coriander and wheat notes that lead to a lemony note.

M: thinner than stuff like Franziskaner, not heavy at all, not full. metallic notes on finish with lemon pepper at ultimate finish.

O: Not bad and on-par with Sebago offerings, the other local in this quality/class of beer.

07-09-2014 04:42:20 | More by Scrapss
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jebrew

Maine

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

07-06-2014 21:23:44 | More by jebrew
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sgn4779

Vermont

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

06-29-2014 03:45:48 | More by sgn4779
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PressFastF0rward

Maine

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

06-27-2014 20:00:44 | More by PressFastF0rward
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Wedcat

California

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

06-25-2014 01:20:45 | More by Wedcat
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EricDu

New Hampshire

3.25/5  rDev -10.5%

06-07-2014 06:06:24 | More by EricDu
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mick303

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

06-03-2014 00:26:02 | More by mick303
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nebula1999

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

06-02-2014 22:01:21 | More by nebula1999
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chippo33

Vermont

1.75/5  rDev -51.8%

05-24-2014 08:36:36 | More by chippo33
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TripelMark

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

05-23-2014 20:23:22 | More by TripelMark
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Bowdoinbeerboy

Maine

3.39/5  rDev -6.6%

Poured from my new rising tide growler!

This initially poured with a really big head that faded reasonably fast. The color of the beer is a totally opaque yellow-orangish color. There is a good bit of carbonation, but its tough to see the bubbles through the color.

The nose is very clovey, there is some banana, but this is mostly clove, not sure if it is part of the clove or not but there is definitely some sweetness here in the nose.

The taste is a bit bland, not quite as wheaty or yeasty as I might expect with a hefeweizen, its fairly neutral and not at all sweat. There is just a hint of grassiness that lingers on the back of the palate.

Overall this is a pretty good example of a hefeweizen, not quite as much banana as some German styles but more than most American varieties. A definite buy again beer.

05-20-2014 21:01:00 | More by Bowdoinbeerboy
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brianmandell

New York

3.75/5  rDev +3.3%

05-18-2014 20:34:54 | More by brianmandell
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Spinnaker from Rising Tide Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 68 ratings.