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Hot Pants | Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co.

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Reviews:
5
Ratings:
22
Avg:
3.85
pDev:
18.18%
 
 
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co.
California, United States | website

Style: Berliner Weissbier

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.20%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by largadeer on 06-02-2014

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Reviews: 5 | Ratings: 22
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

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Photo of loribeer
4.1/5  rDev +6.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

I'm a new fan of the mildly sour beer (my favorite so far is Bell's Oarsman Ale -yum). Tahoe Mountain's Berlinerweiss is my second favorite so far. A bit more sour than Oarsman but just as crisp and almost as easy drinking. At 3.5% ABV, have a few; it's a fabulous summer option.

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Photo of GRG1313
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of waddellc2
3/5  rDev -22.1%

Photo of allstar255
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

Photo of jbuckhead
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Turns out to be a sour. Not bad, but the sour flavor was a surprise.

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Photo of MattSlem
4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

Photo of charlzm
4.56/5  rDev +18.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Consumed September 6th, 2015. Poured into a chalice from a 500 ml bottle labeled "batch 434 20150525".

Pale straw colored beer: slightly hazy. A two-finger soft pillowy head forms immediately and provides a long-lasting head all the way to the bottom of the glass. Plentiful carbonation.

Aroma is soft cloves, apricots, peaches and nectarines, white grapes. Wow! Juicy!

Flavor is much the same as the nose with the addition of a nicely tart snap and an unexpected but welcome bitterness on the finish.

Mouthfeel is soft, medium-bodied with excellent spritzy carbonation.

We have a winner!

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Photo of KevMo84
4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

Photo of BDeibs
4.06/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of thedankness
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of UCLABrewN84
3.54/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Batch 434. Bottled 5/25/15. 3.0% ABV per the label.

Pours a murky light yellow with a foamy white head that settles to a partial film on top of the beer. Foamy swaths of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is slightly sour with wheat, grain, lemon juice, earth, and yeast aromas. Taste is much the same with slightly sour grain, lemon juice, lemon zest, and slight metallic flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of acidity on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good beer that is refreshing and easy to drink with its super low ABV.

Serving type: bottle.

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Photo of StArnoldFan
4.09/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of eawolff99
4.22/5  rDev +9.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of AgentMunky
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of MrDave
3.5/5  rDev -9.1%

Photo of ToriBug13
3.39/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

High hopes for this beer after having severl other solid offerings from Tahoe Mountain. Boring. Color and appearance are stylistically perfect. Yellow clear hay, slight effervescence visible. Nose is light hay wheat, and lemon tartness. Taste is boring. Its like drinking a sour budweiser. Light, not carbonated enough. Slight green apple and hay watered down. Sad because my last berliner weisss was the bruerys hottenroth, who's depth blew me away. Ho hum

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Photo of westcoastbeerlvr
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of IRONRakkasan
3.69/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of gueuzegossage
4/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of popery
3.85/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

The beer is a pale yellow. Quite cloudy. The head is huge and white. Fairly hard to pour. The aroma is underripe apricots, lemons and a yogurty lacto character. Fairly gentle. Nice and fruity. Moderately tart taste. More of a refreshing tartness than a biting sourness. It’s easy to drink. It’s an excellent hot weather summer beer.

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Photo of jlee922
3.75/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Hot Pants from Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co.
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