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Gumballhead - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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BA SCORE
94
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4,171 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 4,171
Reviews: 1,403
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 10.21%
Wants: 775
Gots: 387 | 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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AaronHomoya

Indiana

4.13/5  rDev -1.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

22 oz brown bottle.

Pours a golden, light-amber color with a huge, billowy, rocky head that lasted to some degree until the very last sip. Left amazing lacing along my glass. Aroma is fairly hoppy, sweet, fruity, a bit of citrus and bready, yeasty smell. Taste is rather light, clean, and fruity with a bit of hops in the finish. Finish is clean and slightly bitter. Mouthfeel is light, very smooth with just the right amount of carbonation. The most restrained Three Floyds beer I've had so far, but this only makes it quite drinkable. I could easily see drinking a couple of these over a summer day and would expect most people to like it.

Serving type: bottle

05-16-2006 00:30:16 | More by AaronHomoya
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Gumballhead from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
94 out of 100 based on 4,171 ratings.