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Gumballhead - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

4,196 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 4,196
Reviews: 1,403
rAvg: 4.21
pDev: 10.21%
Wants: 778
Gots: 395 | 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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liamt07

Ontario (Canada)

4.33/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Bottle courtesy of korguy123, via LIF. Been wanting to try this one for quite some time, Three Floyds has my attention. Into a tulip.

Pours a clear golden orange, with a tinge of straw yellow to it. One and half fingers of head here, quickly fades to a very thin layer of head with a bigger collar. Aroma is a very pleasant citrus hop, led by some orange, nectarine and peach. A touch of lemon rind here as well, with some malty sweetness underneath it. Taste has a nice wheat character to it (well duh!), decorated with citrus hop profile that's exceptionally refreshing for the style. Follows the aroma pretty well for the taste. Mouthfeel is good, medium carbonation and very drinkable. Approximates the perfect summer beer, and is incredibly sessionable.

Serving type: bottle

08-25-2010 20:35:11 | More by liamt07
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Gumballhead from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
94 out of 100 based on 4,196 ratings.