Blue Moon Summer Honey Wheat - Coors Brewing Company

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Blue Moon Summer Honey WheatBlue Moon Summer Honey Wheat

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71
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123 Reviews
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Reviews: 123
Hads: 990
rAvg: 3.03
pDev: 19.8%
Wants: 20
Gots: 261 | FT: 0
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Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Summer

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Beer added by: Atlas1 on 06-17-2011

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Reviews: 123 | Hads: 990
Reviews by S7R4nG3:
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3.13/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Picked up one of the Brewmaster Sampler packs from Harris Teeter on an impulse buy.

Pour is clear golden, with a slight tinge of amber in the center. Head is minimal with minimal retention as well. Not cloudy at all like other Blue Moons.

Smell is very similar to a cheaper lager, but with distinct hints of corn and honey.

Tastes just as it smells, refreshing carbonation with good sweetness from the honey and good corn flavor backbone. Very interesting sweet honey aftertaste as well.

Mouthfeel is decent, seems to coat well while still sliding down like water.

Overall, definitely a good summertime/hot weather drink. Slides down like water with good refreshing carbonation and flavor. However, not really my type when I reach for a brew. (748 characters)

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Purchased as part of a summer variety 12 pack. 12 oz can. Sept 21 15 on the bottom

Pours near clear very light honey amber, larger bubble head stays pretty well and leaves an imcomplete film and some minor larger bubble lace.

Plastic sniff....hmmm...that's never a good sign.

Sweet and again kinda artificial tasting. Some honey, but mostly sugary fruit juicy sweet. Near cloying. Minor hop drying on huge rear side.

Avoid (428 characters)

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look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Poured from bottle into a pint glass.

Appearance: Light clear golden color with a white head that lasted only a few seconds. No lacing left on the glass, and a lot of visable carbonation.

Smell: Grass grains and some sweetness.

Mouthfeel/Taste: Light bodied and smooth. Some mild bitterness and a slight honey after taste that did not last long.

Overall: Honestly, it taste like they took Coors Light and added honey to it. It is not a complex as other Blue Moons that Coors makes. It is enjoyable and I do like the Blue Moon and Coors beers, just seems like they really didn't put a lot of effort into this one. (616 characters)

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1.25/5  rDev -58.7%

I was expecting something like a Leinenkugel Summer Wheat but was hugely disappointed. All I could taste was honey and hops with no substantial wheat flavor. It was hard for me to finish it. The younger folk at the neighborhood party seems to enjoy it much more than I did. (273 characters)

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Blue Moon Summer Honey Wheat from Coors Brewing Company
71 out of 100 based on 123 ratings.