Schell's Goosetown Gose - August Schell Brewing Company
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3.48/5 rDev -2.8%
Pours golden straw color. White soapy head recedes to little lacing.
Aroma slightly salty and wheaty. Nice enough.
Wheaty flavor. Small amount of saltiness. Nice for a summer day but would like more tartness and more salt.
Very good summer beer. But would like more from it.
05-24-2014 00:03:35 | More by Powderhornphil
3.74/5 rDev +4.5%
Pours golden. A thin white creamy head leaves lacing.
The smell is mild, but pleasant - wheat/grain with a touch of honey and a hint of coriander.
The taste is of a honey-like grainy sweetness. Wheat gives a mild sour-like tang balance. A touch of coriander is present. It is sweet with just a hint of sour and spice. Light-bodied, but creamy, it has a soft, clean smooth finish.
A nice, easy-drinking sweet-leaning thirst quencher!
05-13-2014 18:14:20 | More by jwc215
4.59/5 rDev +28.2%
This is probably my favorite beer at the moment. Goosetown has a malty, citrus taste. Very, very refreshing. No hint of bitterness, perfect for a summer day, yard work companion. It is extremely hard to have just one. Pleasant aftertaste, probably because of the salt. I am no expert, but I know what I like and it is Goosetown. A very enjoyable experience and I have stocked my beer fridge full of Goosetown.
03-22-2014 20:57:47 | More by EZ054098
3.53/5 rDev -1.4%
12 oz bottle courtesy of KWMiles pours a clear gold color with a small white head. Not much for retention and lace.
Nose is like Ocean Water slushy from Sonic with some coriander. Which is a good thing...
Taste is light and grainy with a hint of salt and a moderate amount of witbier spice. Its pretty tame overall and I could definitely use a bit more yeastiness and/or tartness. But nonetheless, it is a pretty tasty beer that I wouldnt mind drinking a sixer at a tailgate with ease.
01-11-2014 00:42:55 | More by twiggamortis420
3.68/5 rDev +2.8%
Poured into an Euler stange. Pours a medium golden amber with a half finger white head with good retention from active carbonation and nice lacing. Mild aroma of sweet malt and a hint of grassy hops. Flavor is mild with wheat and light lemon with a hint of salt and coriander. Light bodied with pleasant carbonation. A quite tame gose, closer in character to a light hefeweizen, but the salt and coriander elements of gose are present, if very attenuated. Probably not a good introduction to the style, but a pleasant drinking light wheat beer with a bit of character from the gose ingredients.
12-08-2013 21:18:41 | More by LiquidAmber
3.59/5 rDev +0.3%
pours out a clear copper colour with a thin pure white head with a bit of stickiness. lightly malty with an underlying coriander spice in the nose. definite salt water hints with an ever so slight muddled hop note. on the tongue it provides an airy and salty lemon-like flavour, with subtle spice from the coriander and a noticeable earthy hop bitterness. it has a refreshing quality to it. the body is light and the mouthfeel is on the watery side with a slight sharpness from the salt added. drinkability is nice...i had a few of these during this past summer and thought they were a pretty nice summer quencher. i also think that this beer pairs well with some salty snacks and a warm outdoor patio.
overall, not having any experience with the gose style, that this was a fair offering from Schell's. it made a nice quencher after shoveling some snow, as it did this past summer after a day of yardwork. i'll be revisiting this next summer for sure...but i wonder how long it will remain in the year round line up.
12-06-2013 21:37:39 | More by budgood1
Schell's Goosetown Gose from August Schell Brewing Company
81 out of 100 based on 155 ratings.