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Gumballhead - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,175 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 4,175
Reviews: 1,403
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 10.21%
Wants: 775
Gots: 389 | FT: 23
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
An American Wheat Ale, Gumballhead is named in honor of the underground comic book cat created by Rob Syers. Initially a seasonal summer beer, now brewed year round due to demand. This beer helped redefine American Wheat Beers. Brewed with Amarillo Hops and a generous portion of American red wheat, Gumballhead has a complex hop aroma with notes of grapefruit, lemon zest, marmalade and peach. These flavors combined with low bitterness make Gumballhead a refreshing American Wheat Beer that doesn’t suck.

35 IBU

(Beer added by: cretemixer on 04-17-2003)
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312HopBomb

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3.93/5  rDev -6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Bottle fresh from the brewery thanks to my brother.

Pours a clear straw with smallish head which retains a coating for 25 minutes.

A hoppy aroma for a wheat brew. Light wheat also makes up the profile.

Taste is dry wheat and hops appropriate for the style. Some bubblegum from the yeast.

Mouthfeel is not as effervescent as most beers of this type but is sufficiently carbonated. Light body.

A better than normal example of an American wheat beer (which I usually dislike).

Serving type: bottle

05-08-2012 03:18:47 | More by 312HopBomb
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Gumballhead from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
94 out of 100 based on 4,175 ratings.