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Honey Wheat - Morgan Street Brewery

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Ratings: 34
Reviews: 17
rAvg: 3.23
pDev: 19.5%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Morgan Street Brewery visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This American style unfiltered wheat beer is great anytime. The aroma is pleasantly grainy and sweet with a touch of honey. The appearance is pale yellow with minimal clarity. The flavor is not overpowering, and is quite quaffable. Honey Wheat has a low hop bitterness that is balanced out by the honey malt used in the mash. The mouth feel is smooth and crisp, and has medium to high carbonation. This beer is always a refreshing treat, and is available at our brewery year round.

14 IBU

(Beer added by: beernut7 on 10-19-2002)
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New York

5/5  rDev +54.8%

03-07-2012 15:21:36 | More by nellis410
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4.43/5  rDev +37.2%

Rough filtering with 11 micron filter leaves enough yeast to give a slightly cloudy light gold Wheat beer with a persistant white head and lace. Malty sweetness is emphasized with Weyerman Honey malt that gives a very realistic honey flavor and aroma. Medium body and higher carbonation combine to increase Mouthfeel.

The ultimate session beer with lots of flavor.

03-03-2007 20:23:35 | More by karst
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4.1/5  rDev +26.9%

This honey ale sits a light straw clear color with a light honey aroma. The flavors of honey and malty are immediately apparent, but do not over-power the senses. The hint of sharp spice helps to round off a very drinkable and well-built honey ale.

10-19-2002 19:33:50 | More by beernut7
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3.9/5  rDev +20.7%

On tap at the brew-pub. This is one of the more popular M. Street brews. Light, golden hue with a great off-white head. Very thin honey and hop based nose. Up front, this is bordering on a medium bodied beer; wheat flavorings mixed with, to no surprise, some honey. Large malt based body. Very one sided, yet easy to drink, great on a hot day plus it matches well with most meals at the pub!

07-11-2004 03:14:39 | More by GeoffRizzo
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3.75/5  rDev +16.1%

08-09-2014 02:47:55 | More by Bobisbobbackwards
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3.75/5  rDev +16.1%

07-10-2014 04:16:00 | More by JLaw55
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3.6/5  rDev +11.5%

Spring beer to go with Cardinal baseball - decent summer session brew. Pours a hazy golden yellow, low level white head. Light aroma of malted wheat in the aroma and taste, along with easy hints of the sweet honey.

Crisp and clean brew, although it did have just a touch of harshness in the finish. But not enough to really distract from the overall good flavor. I could drink this one all afternoon with no problem.

05-04-2009 14:25:09 | More by Vancer
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3.58/5  rDev +10.8%

girlfriend ordered this one here we go

has an average looking light golden color to it without much of a head on it

smell is dominated by wheat, little else gets through, no honey at all

taste is decent again no honey but still a decent hefe

mouthfeel is a bit watery but not surprisingly

drinkability is high, not too strong but plenty good

12-23-2008 22:05:17 | More by 1fastz28
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New York

3.58/5  rDev +10.8%

on tap poured into a pub glass at the brewpub in St. Louis. pours a clear amber color with a half finger of white head, moderate lacings and mild retention.

aroma is light and bready, with pale malts and a distinct honey-sweetness. rather ethereal in the nose.

taste is of light grain with the same honey-sweetness from the aroma and a subtle malt base with distant caramel. the honey lingers well after the fact.

mouthfeel is light bodied and rather sweet. the aftertaste is of honey and mild grain. could be a bit less sweet overall.

drinkability is mild. this is a sweet brew that ends up relying on the honey to sustain the profile a bit too much, ending up with an overly sweet malty beverage.

09-25-2008 01:32:10 | More by botham
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3.55/5  rDev +9.9%

This honey wheat poured to give a cloudy, golden beer with no head. There was no aroma detectable from beginning to end. The taste was dry with the flavor of wheat. The mouthfeel was good. The drinkability was good, but perhaps this would have benefitted from a lemon slice. Not a bad effort, but perhaps this batch lacked a little something.

01-06-2003 03:16:09 | More by UncleJimbo
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3.53/5  rDev +9.3%

Had this on tap at the brewery.

A: Golden in color; hazy, unfiltered look.
S: Sweet, grainy, honey smell
T: Low hop taste, honey malt. Low bitterness.
M: Smooth, crisp. Pretty light. Medium carbonation.

O: Not a bad a beer. Nice spring/summer outside beer.

04-06-2013 19:53:02 | More by BlueMoon10
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3.5/5  rDev +8.4%

11-12-2013 04:19:00 | More by jharris0624
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3.5/5  rDev +8.4%

11-24-2013 22:37:27 | More by Kroller86
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3.45/5  rDev +6.8%

A buddy brought me this growler from work trip.

A: Pours a great orange color with a thick tan cap of foam on top.

S: Slightly bready, some honey and pale malts.

T: Sweet malts and honey, also some citrus notes in there.

M: Medium to light and on the lighter side of that.

O: Very drinkable and look forward to another trip there for more more beer.

09-04-2011 02:39:53 | More by nukem5
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3.38/5  rDev +4.6%

Pours a hazy, golden color. 1/3 inch head of a white color. Great retention and great lacing. Smells of pale malt, slight honey, strong grain, and slight citrus. Fits the style of an American Pale Wheat Ale. Mouth feel is smooth and clean with a low carbonation level. Tastes of slight citrus, strong grain, hint of honey, pale malt, and a hint of wheat. Overall, good feel and appearance, but weak in body and aroma.

06-09-2010 01:47:31 | More by Tone
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3.35/5  rDev +3.7%

The final beer review from this trip, with a stop at Morgan Street Brewery in St Louis.

Golden color and a bit hazy, not a lot of head or lace.

Great yeastiness, malty with light spices. Not a lot of honey.

Body was nice, pretty good for a wheat ale and quite easy to drink.

It's not an outstanding wheat but it ain't bad either.

10-03-2011 23:09:40 | More by AlCaponeJunior
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3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

01-25-2014 23:48:51 | More by zeff80
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New York

3.25/5  rDev +0.6%

04-24-2013 00:44:57 | More by lovindahops
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3.18/5  rDev -1.5%

Had this beer many times on the Thursday $1 pitcher nights at Morgan Street in St. Louis. Poured into a clear glass, the appearance is somewhat cloudy with a blonde hue. If you're looking for a wheat beer that is full of flavor, try elsewhere. But if you're just looking for a nice, lightly honey-tasting and hardly aromatic brew to go with your meal or kick off a night on the town, then I recommend it.

11-21-2006 07:07:21 | More by wagenvolks
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3/5  rDev -7.1%

04-04-2014 22:29:57 | More by Schlafly33
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3/5  rDev -7.1%

08-06-2013 22:41:30 | More by Yesdog
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3/5  rDev -7.1%

07-08-2014 17:59:53 | More by 22Blue
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3/5  rDev -7.1%

11-28-2011 05:03:09 | More by barnzy78
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3/5  rDev -7.1%

06-21-2014 21:36:59 | More by Mild_Bill
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2.95/5  rDev -8.7%

Sample at the brewpub. This brew is a clear golden color with a thin white head that diminishes steadily. Spotty lacing. Mild wheat and honey aroma. Light-bodied and mild with wheat, honey and subtle hops flavor. The finish is bubbly and lightly hoppy but short-lived. Overall this is not worth revisiting.

11-24-2008 18:36:44 | More by Dogbrick
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Honey Wheat from Morgan Street Brewery
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