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Hop Sun (Summer Wheat Beer) - Southern Tier Brewing Company

Hop Sun (Summer Wheat Beer)Hop Sun (Summer Wheat Beer)

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BA SCORE
86
very good

1,086 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1086
Reviews: 534
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 12.11%


Brewed by:
Southern Tier Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 05-15-2004)
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KTCamm

New Jersey

3.8/5  rDev 0%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours clear yellow with white foamy head. Little lacing at first, but as the beer is consuming, the foams sticks to the side for dear life - lacing the entire glass length.

Smell is hoppy citrus, plus grassy pine. Very apparent.

Taste is a pine-y pale ale - hops throughout, bordering on dominant. Goes down smooth but makes you think about it.

Drinkable - not as clean as the appearance might lead you to believe, but easy to double up.

Serving type: bottle

04-03-2009 10:55:06 | More by KTCamm
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From bottle into a pint glass, where it belongs... Nice 2 finger white head, hangs for a minute... Clear translucent yellow body. Good carbonation. Smell is yeast wheat and citrus... Taste is crisp, clean, a bit hoppy..yum. Light, good seasonal summer beer. I would recommend to friends.

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A - Poured light golden and bright. Good lace rings and a film of retention.

S - Lovely nose. Floral, candied fruits, a little wheat.

T - Orange, floral, grass, sweet fruits, citrus. Yum.

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Hop Sun (Summer Wheat Beer) from Southern Tier Brewing Company
86 out of 100 based on 1,086 ratings.