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Hopfentea - Perennial Artisan Ales

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BA SCORE
87
very good

63 Ratings
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Ratings: 63
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.89
pDev: 10.03%
Wants: 2
Gots: 7 | FT: 2
Brewed by:
Perennial Artisan Ales visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Berliner Weissbier |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
Berliner Weisse steeped on a tropical tea blend.

(Beer added by: ThatsThatDude on 05-02-2014)
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dexterk1

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-26-2014 23:34:51 | More by dexterk1
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BradStokley

Maryland

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

07-24-2014 23:06:53 | More by BradStokley
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Huhzubendah

District of Columbia

4/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I've had this beer on draft a few times now. It's a little different every time. Interesting.

The beer is a light pink color with a thin, off-white collar. Aromas of grassy funk, herbal tea, peach, peach skin, kombucha. Moderate tartness with stone fruit and a mild earthiness. Some floral notes with a hint of berries. The finish offers a light puckering sensation with a moderate acetic quality. Complex and enjoyable. The peach character was more prominent the fist time I had this and nearly absent on the second occasion. A fun beer to drink, and definitely worth a try.

Serving type: on-tap

07-24-2014 21:32:34 | More by Huhzubendah
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antott0523

New Jersey

4.38/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

From notes on July 16, 2014 at Hopleaf, Chicago, IL. Draft poured into snifter.

A: moderately hazy amber with a pinkish hue. Bone white head that settles down. No visible carbonation.

S: Wheat. Grainy. Sour citrus. Tea.

T: the taste follows exactly from the nose.

M: thin and carbonated.

D : definitely not true to style, but delicious with the addition of tea, which adds just a mild amount of sweeter floral notes to the nose and palate. Extremely drikable and refreshing.

Serving type: on-tap

07-23-2014 22:31:22 | More by antott0523
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dcf5ve

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-23-2014 18:24:52 | More by dcf5ve
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Slatetank

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

07-23-2014 15:07:03 | More by Slatetank
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bellbw

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

07-23-2014 12:12:22 | More by bellbw
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Mattyb79

Virginia

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-22-2014 20:41:54 | More by Mattyb79
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Bartos

Florida

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

07-20-2014 18:58:21 | More by Bartos
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Tanger112

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev +9.3%

07-20-2014 01:26:53 | More by Tanger112
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n00blar

Maryland

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-16-2014 22:55:42 | More by n00blar
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thufflife

Missouri

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

07-16-2014 20:59:42 | More by thufflife
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Chatise

Maryland

5/5  rDev +28.5%

07-16-2014 20:34:01 | More by Chatise
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TheEvilGenius

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

07-15-2014 00:20:44 | More by TheEvilGenius
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22Blue

Kansas

3.75/5  rDev -3.6%

07-14-2014 19:24:57 | More by 22Blue
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Farnswurth

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -10%

07-11-2014 00:49:27 | More by Farnswurth
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KCBeerNerd

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev -10%

07-06-2014 15:47:19 | More by KCBeerNerd
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alexm1309

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-06-2014 15:07:17 | More by alexm1309
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Morey

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -10%

07-05-2014 15:24:03 | More by Morey
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Enochase04

Ohio

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-04-2014 05:14:22 | More by Enochase04
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Dave_Treat

Virginia

3/5  rDev -22.9%

07-03-2014 18:20:01 | More by Dave_Treat
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jschott75

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.8%

07-02-2014 23:18:48 | More by jschott75
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JohnnieNepal

Michigan

4/5  rDev +2.8%

06-30-2014 13:16:24 | More by JohnnieNepal
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emerge077

Illinois

3.65/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours a pleasant pinkish orange, frothy pastel foam, spotty lace and ever present surface skim.

Aromas is mostly hibiscus, some wheat and minerally yeast, lacto tartness.

Flavor is much he same despite the papaya front and center on the label it just doesn't come across. Still, as a hibiscus Berliner, it's pretty enjoyable for what it is. Light bodied, crisp and tart. Finishes dry with a slight pucker. It's not bad, just was hoping for more tropical fruit and complexity.

Serving type: bottle

06-29-2014 22:27:49 | More by emerge077
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CSO

Illinois

4/5  rDev +2.8%

06-29-2014 07:37:39 | More by CSO
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Hopfentea from Perennial Artisan Ales
87 out of 100 based on 63 ratings.