1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Red Fife Wheat Ale - The Olde Stone Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Red Fife Wheat Ale
No picture uploaded.
Have one? Upload it now.
BA SCORE
-
no score

5 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 5
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 24.78%
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The Olde Stone Brewing Company visit their website
Ontario, Canada

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
If you are looking for something crisp, refreshing and pale (in the North American style), our Red Fife Wheat beer is your best choice. The (distinctive) wheat malt flavor is complemented by a hint of German hop and aroma to achieve the perfect balance. The name commemorates the wheat variety developed in Peterborough County which has grown across Canada in the early 20th Century.

(Beer added by: Sammy on 03-27-2005)
Beer: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Usefulness | Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 5 | Reviews: 4 | Display Reviews Only:
Photo of MasterOfArgos39
MasterOfArgos39

Ontario (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +31.2%

07-03-2014 04:18:07 | More by MasterOfArgos39
Photo of NV9
NV9

Ontario (Canada)

3.6/5  rDev +5%

Golden-Red appearance with a good amount of head that dissipated fairly quickly.

Not a lot of smell, a little bit of fruit and a faint wheat odour but not overpowering or overly strong.

Very drinkable beer with a somewhat dry finish. Goes down very easy - not a very strong wheat taste at all, which you might expect from the name but a good overall slightly fruity taste.

Good mouthfeel, overall I would definitely order it again but there's nothing about it that pushes it from abover average to outstanding.

08-04-2011 02:57:18 | More by NV9
Photo of bobsy
bobsy

Ontario (Canada)

2.05/5  rDev -40.2%

Tried this one as a 4oz sampler from the brewpub. Golden pour with a sparse white head. The aroma is very toned down - a little sweetness and maybe a hint of grain. For a wheat ale there doesn’t seem to be a whole lot of wheat going on in the flavour, which was more reminiscent of a generic lager.

01-11-2008 14:54:27 | More by bobsy
Photo of slitherySOB
slitherySOB

Ontario (Canada)

4/5  rDev +16.6%

Came a bit hazy with a large head. Scents of oranges, lemon, and wheat. Excellent sweet and sour taste. Thick mouthfeel that rolls of smooth. Very drinkable. Again, served at Hot Belly Mama's and, oddly, seemed to go well with the crawdad appetizers. The citrus taste cut right through the spices.

11-17-2007 00:24:03 | More by slitherySOB
Photo of Sammy
Sammy

Ontario (Canada)

2.98/5  rDev -13.1%

A hoppy and wheat aroma of freshness, and a bitter leaf dry taste and bitter aftertaste. Medium mouthfeel. Redish colour with a head and some lace. Not that drinkable or much of taste. But was better than the Hoogarden on tap I had just prior. Not their best.

03-27-2005 23:12:41 | More by Sammy
Red Fife Wheat Ale from The Olde Stone Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 5 ratings.