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Apricot Wheat - Lost Coast Brewery and Cafe

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Apricot Wheat
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37 Ratings
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Ratings: 37
Reviews: 18
rAvg: 3.32
pDev: 22.89%
Wants: 3
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lost Coast Brewery and Cafe visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jason on 05-20-2005)
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Reviews by williamjbauer:
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williamjbauer

West Virginia

3/5  rDev -9.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

On tap served in a pint glass.

A - Clear golden with one finger white head and minimal lacing, min head retention

S - Um, you guessed it. APRICOT! A little too much of it.

T - Yep, same thing here too, not trying to be cute, just too much fruit. Pretty sweet, but smooth and refreshing.

M - Light body, moderate carbonation.

O - Not my thing, almost like a bitter fruit drink more than a beer.

Serving type: on-tap

02-02-2012 21:02:22 | More by williamjbauer
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chinchill

South Carolina

3.55/5  rDev +6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

On tap at the brewpub in Eureka.

Pour is a hazy, medium amber. Very fine head and sticky lacing.

Aroma: Fruity, with only vague apricot, and hints of biscuits and bananas.

Flavor: Soft fruits and light wheat bread.

Feel: medium-light bodied with crisp, medium-high carbonation level. Semi-dry finish.

O: OK, and with restrained fruitiness.

Serving type: on-tap

07-08-2014 04:27:30 | More by chinchill
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Toml219

California

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

06-27-2014 15:46:43 | More by Toml219
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DrunkenMonk

California

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

06-09-2014 07:54:38 | More by DrunkenMonk
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Flathead_Monster

Montana

3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

11-25-2013 06:41:48 | More by Flathead_Monster
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Erik-P

British Columbia (Canada)

3/5  rDev -9.6%

11-18-2013 07:26:38 | More by Erik-P
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trocketsauced

New York

3.75/5  rDev +13%

11-17-2013 17:26:53 | More by trocketsauced
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brez8791

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

10-21-2013 15:22:45 | More by brez8791
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Mantooth

North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-01-2013 23:01:39 | More by Mantooth
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Satsuma

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

06-09-2013 02:31:11 | More by Satsuma
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sgregory

Connecticut

4/5  rDev +20.5%

04-25-2013 22:31:15 | More by sgregory
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chugamugofsud

Oregon

3.25/5  rDev -2.1%

02-22-2013 16:35:57 | More by chugamugofsud
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Bjcomm96

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +20.5%

02-18-2013 22:22:07 | More by Bjcomm96
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thehead92

Alberta (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +28%

01-24-2013 04:47:48 | More by thehead92
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Marybethboyd


3.75/5  rDev +13%

12-22-2012 18:27:25 | More by Marybethboyd
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mercatonero

Oregon

4.25/5  rDev +28%

11-18-2012 11:56:48 | More by mercatonero
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HamGlade10

Oklahoma

3.75/5  rDev +13%

11-14-2012 16:17:58 | More by HamGlade10
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guinb


3.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-20-2012 17:44:46 | More by guinb
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KevdoggNasty


4/5  rDev +20.5%

03-30-2012 06:58:46 | More by KevdoggNasty
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UCLABrewN84

California

3.33/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3.5

On tap at Library Alehouse in Santa Monica, CA.

Pours a murky honey orange with a white head that settles to a film on top of the beer. Small streaks of lace from randomly on the glass on the drink down. Smell is of wheat and apricot aromas just as the name promises. Taste is of wheat and slightly tart apricot flavors. This beer has an extremely high level of carbonation that is just too much in my opinion. Overall, this is a pretty good fruit wheat beer that I wasn't expecting too much from.

Serving type: on-tap

02-20-2012 07:06:51 | More by UCLABrewN84
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kylehay2004

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Half finger head without any lacing to speak of on a golden crimson hazy body.

S: lots of apricot and peach aromas. These dominate anything else that might be there.

T: wheat and grain with lots of apricot throughout. Simple overall and I suspect that is purposeful.

M: light to medium body, moderate to high carbonation.

Overall this is good at wants to be... A fruity somewhat light beer for all the enjoy.

Serving type: on-tap

02-02-2012 01:19:33 | More by kylehay2004
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Jdub983

California

5/5  rDev +50.6%

12-07-2011 21:42:19 | More by Jdub983
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johnhenryconway


3/5  rDev -9.6%

11-19-2011 05:49:50 | More by johnhenryconway
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olimpia84

Florida

2.53/5  rDev -23.8%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Had this on-tap, served on a Pint glass.

A: the place where I had this beer had very little lightning so it was a bit hard to tell, but I saw a deep dark golden color, only a superficial head. Little to no lacing.

S: very mute. Hints of apricot, sweet fruits and honey.

T: bland...some apricot and wheat flavor that ends with a citrus note, mostly orange.

M: light to medium body, light carbonation, watery.

O: not very happy with this choice. I certainly won't be going back to this beer.

Serving type: on-tap

09-08-2011 15:20:25 | More by olimpia84
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dgilks

Australia

3.5/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Clear, light gold colour with a small short lasted off-white head. Nice lacing.

Big, pungeant apricot aroma. Very light tartness.

Smooth light malt sweetness with a hint of grain. Good apricot flavour which is a touch over the top but still good.

Medium body with moderately low carbonation. Good.

A solid effort with a good if slightly over the top apricot flavour. I’d like a little more wheat character to shine through.

Serving type: on-tap

08-07-2011 03:40:32 | More by dgilks
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Apricot Wheat from Lost Coast Brewery and Cafe
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