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

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

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BA SCORE
85
very good

1,233 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,233
Reviews: 543
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 12.14%
Wants: 54
Gots: 52 | FT: 0
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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Ralphus

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3.53/5  rDev -6.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

The colour is clear and a brilliant golden. Very nice. The head settles down to a very thin film but leaves some lacing behind. A good wheat style would have been nice!

The smell is an interesting mix of grain and hoppiness. I sometimes get apple or light citrus notes in there as well.

The taste is light and pilsner like. Plenty of grain and hoppiness. Very little if any fruit. It's lacking complexity in my opinion.

Mouthfeel is crisp and clean. Very refreshing.

Drinkability is decent. I'm not sure I'd reach for another but if it was put in front of me I'd have no trouble drinking it.

Serving type: bottle

10-15-2010 21:43:24 | More by Ralphus
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Hop Sun (Summer Wheat Beer) from Southern Tier Brewing Company
85 out of 100 based on 1,233 ratings.