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On The Count Of 3 - Baxter Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
87
very good

73 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 73
Reviews: 15
rAvg: 3.88
pDev: 10.05%
Wants: 1
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Baxter Brewing Co. visit their website
Maine, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: meehandennis on 01-26-2014)
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look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

16 oz can was poured into a hefeweizen glass.

Appearance: This beer poured a puffy two finger head. Finally head reduced to a thin layer. It is a hazy pale yellow with no vision of anything.

Smell: Citrus, grassy, vanilla, apple, banana, clove, spice, and wheat.

Taste: Same as above with some bitterness in the rear.

Mouthfeel: Refreshing, chewy, tart, medium to full bodied, a little bitterness, and medium carbonation.

Overall: More like a hoppy hefeweizen and Weizenbock, but still aneed enjoyable brew.

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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

16 oz. can poured into a Sam Adams 'Perfect Pint' glass.

A - Pours a hazy, dark gold with a thick, fluffy head on top. Really nice lacing on the glass with the head clinging on strongly.

S - Smells like a hefeweizen to me. I'm getting the yeast up front that contains the typical banana and clove common in hefeweizens. I'm also getting some light orange/tangerine mixed in as well. The wheat adds a nice overall sweetness. Very nice smelling beer...it has me looking forward to the taste!

T - Taste follows closely to the smell. I'm getting some nice apple/orange/tangerine tartness up front that fades into a light, peppery bitterness. The wheat adds a soft, underlying sweetness throughout. There is a slight bitterness/drying effect from the hops but overall it's far from overpowering...perhaps more than a typical hefeweizen but this is far from a hop-bomb. There's a slight warming effect from the alcohol but otherwise it's hidden well. I'm not noticing the 'spicy' character that I get from other hefeweizens but overall it's an enjoyable beer.

M - Moderately carbonated with a smooth, creamy texture. Not as light on the mouthfeel as other hefeweizens but, considering this is an 'Imperial Hefeweizen', it still goes down pretty easily.

O - Very interesting beer. I've never heard of or seen an 'Imperial Hefeweizen' so this is my first experience with this 'type' of beer. Overall I really enjoyed it. Stronger (in flavor and alcohol content) than your typical hefeweizen but still very drinkable. Is it a world-class hefeweizen? No, but I do think it's a fantastic beer in it's own right. It would be worthwhile for anyone to pick this up a try it at least once.

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look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 16 oz can into a nonic pint.

A: Pours a nice hazy orange with two fingers of foamy white head that dissipates fairly quickly.

S: Lots of citrus fruit, orange, lemon, and then the wheat backbone comes through. Also get some breadiness and yeast, exactly what I'd expect.

T: Crisp orange peel comes to the palate, with more citrus, some wheaty tones and a touch of coriander.

M: Medium bodied, crisp, and refreshing. Drinks easy and finishes smooth.

O: A real tasty hefeweizen here from Baxter. Aside from the ABV, I'm not quite sure what makes it "imperial" since it drinks like a standard here. Regardless, I dig it, and especially the 16 oz cans!

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On The Count Of 3 from Baxter Brewing Co.
87 out of 100 based on 73 ratings.