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Dancing Man Wheat - New Glarus Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
94
outstanding

1,071 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 1,071
Reviews: 434
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: 11.37%
Wants: 352
Gots: 67 | FT: 4
Brewed by:
New Glarus Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Hefeweizen |  7.20% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Atron67 on 07-07-2007)
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burns1066

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4.81/5  rDev +14%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

So floral, so delicious. Hazy, golden, beautiful... this is a phenomenal hefe. This is the perfect summer brew. New Glarus just doesn't seem to miss. I only wish I lived closer to their beautiful brewery! The smell becomes ever more floral as the beer warms. Absolutely world class... easily on par with its German equivalents.

Serving type: bottle

06-19-2013 03:51:48 | More by burns1066
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Dancing Man Wheat from New Glarus Brewing Company
94 out of 100 based on 1,071 ratings.