American Expedition - Heritage Brewing Co.

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American ExpeditionAmerican Expedition

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13 Ratings
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Ratings: 13
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.58
pDev: 10.06%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Heritage Brewing Co. visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: JohnParadee on 08-07-2014

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Ratings: 13 | Reviews: 5
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Photo of Jeffreysan
3.26/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

12 oz can, poured into a pint glass

Appearance: Pours a pretty, opaque, golden color with a finger of white-colored head that quickly dissolved away into a lacing of foam that completely covered the top of the beer.

Aroma: Not much in the way of aroma. Some faint notes of wheat, ginger, honey and maybe some black pepper and coriander.

Taste: Interesting flavors of wheat, honey, ginger, black pepper, and coriander, however, the predominate flavor is of floral, semi-sweet honey. There is also some grassy notes of clover too, maybe the honey used is clover honey? Quite a nice tasting beer, actually.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied and quite effervescent and crisp, as there is a lot of carbonation to tickle the taste buds. With an ABV of 4.3%, there is no alcohol on the palate.

Overall: While this beer doesn’t have much of an aroma, it has some really good, bright, easy to drink and delicious flavors of honey, ginger, black pepper and coriander. I quite like it.

Photo of Roguer
3.5/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Ginger comes across a bit strong, and the honey is mostly lost, but this brew is spot on for its goal: being a refreshing, sessionable Summer beer. Really nails it!

Photo of hophugger
2.71/5  rDev -24.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Looks like a wheat kind of. Way too much carbonation and hard to pour. Aroma is very light and I really don't pick up any of the honey or ginger in this one. Taste is full of heavy carbonation, watery and lacking the sweetness of the honey or the taste of the ginger, did they forget to add these items?. Mouthfeel cuts hard with the bubbles and overall, this beer does not live up to what I believe they wanted it to be. No bottling date but I do not think it would have made a difference anyway !!!

Photo of 2dogbrew
3.75/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A refreshing wheat ale, has a nice ginger finish.

Photo of clayrock81
3.79/5  rDev +5.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Poured a pale, cloudy golden body with one finger head and little lace. The aroma has a little wheat twang but I pick up more honey and ginger than anything. Smooth, light bodied, yeast keeps it riding smooth and gives off a little twang. Honey adds a little sweetness and a balanced beer with hints of citric lemony spice, although the ginger can dominate at times on the finish.

American Expedition from Heritage Brewing Co.
82 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.