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Partly Sunny - Ithaca Beer Company

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Partly SunnyPartly Sunny

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BA SCORE
78
okay

190 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

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Ratings: 190
Reviews: 89
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 15.29%
Wants: 1
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Ithaca Beer Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Witbier |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: HappyHourHero on 08-25-2005)
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muletrane

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +17.6%

05-30-2012 07:42:12 | More by muletrane
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DreaminBeer

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

05-26-2012 00:05:32 | More by DreaminBeer
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ChrisPratz

Pennsylvania

3.33/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A: Pours a pale yellowish color with a slight haze to it with less then a fingers worth of head that dissipates to a very thin veil of lace across the top.

S: Aromas of wheat and light orange citrus coming thru with a very light hint of spice.

T: Lemon is the main characteristic here with light wheat and grain. Spice is very very faint, barely noticeable at all. Mild citrus bitterness at the end. If I had a lemon slice I would probably give it a 4.

M: Light carbonation works with the citrus flavors and theres a bit of dryness at the end.

O: Not a bad summer beer. Crisp and refreshing, def a nice summer brew.

Serving type: bottle

05-24-2012 23:38:44 | More by ChrisPratz
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Chickenhawk9932

Pennsylvania

3.48/5  rDev +2.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours yellowish orange with golden highlights. Is very cloudy with a bubbly white head - little retention.

Smells of wheat, bitter lemon, fresh citrus, and warm spice - bitter herb.

Bitter lemon and sweet orange make for a lively mouth feel. Whole grain wheat comes after as it finishes with a bitter herb/spice. Drinking this on a partly sunny, partly cloudy PA day.

Serving type: bottle

05-23-2012 19:22:31 | More by Chickenhawk9932
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vfgccp

New York

2.25/5  rDev -33.8%

05-17-2012 14:19:13 | More by vfgccp
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bentonquest

New York

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

04-29-2012 18:52:11 | More by bentonquest
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jk3

New York

2.5/5  rDev -26.5%

04-25-2012 23:22:21 | More by jk3
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PaulU

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

04-24-2012 23:20:57 | More by PaulU
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bigflatsbeerman

New York

2.38/5  rDev -30%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Appearance: Light golden color with a slight chill haze. Carbonation seem low in y glass.
Smell: I'm not sure what this smells like, but it is not too pleasant.
Taste: This was a huge surprise. I thought I had picked up 2 six packs of Ground Break Saison, but they changed regional beer over to Partly Sunny and I didn't notice. Quite a huge step down from Ground Break. This tastes like no other beer I ever had. It's not enjoyable which is a disappointment given it's from Ithaca a great regional brewery.
Overall: Sub par, I did not realize this was a wit beer until I logged into BA.

Serving type: bottle

04-13-2012 00:27:04 | More by bigflatsbeerman
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Bkin

New York

3.75/5  rDev +10.3%

04-07-2012 15:02:46 | More by Bkin
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chefhatt

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

When i opened the bottle it exploded with carobnation. When I poured the beer, it has a hazy golden color body with a nice white head. The smell is of clove and other spices. The taste has a lot of spice going on, but mainly it is clove. This has a great mouth feel and overall a average beer.

Serving type: bottle

04-06-2012 01:47:16 | More by chefhatt
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THECPJ

Delaware

3.25/5  rDev -4.4%

04-04-2012 18:56:50 | More by THECPJ
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hardcor33

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

04-01-2012 22:29:08 | More by hardcor33
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joshtrich

New York

3/5  rDev -11.8%

02-28-2012 00:24:03 | More by joshtrich
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Tyrawlings

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

02-11-2012 01:33:03 | More by Tyrawlings
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chrispoint

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

02-03-2012 19:21:19 | More by chrispoint
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apmcpm

Pennsylvania

1/5  rDev -70.6%

01-24-2012 02:22:25 | More by apmcpm
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hotmanflab666

New York

4/5  rDev +17.6%

01-04-2012 03:53:09 | More by hotmanflab666
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h0gg

New York

3.5/5  rDev +2.9%

12-31-2011 03:33:11 | More by h0gg
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FrankyLikesIt

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +17.6%

12-14-2011 19:36:00 | More by FrankyLikesIt
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GrindFatherBob

New York

3/5  rDev -11.8%

12-14-2011 17:05:13 | More by GrindFatherBob
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JohneHoodlum

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +17.6%

12-08-2011 23:18:31 | More by JohneHoodlum
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tdm168

North Carolina

3.65/5  rDev +7.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

As soon as I opened the bottle, there was a ton of carbonation that poured out of the top of the bottle. When I poured it, it poured a hazy yellow with decent, soft white head that has good retention. The nose has notes of clove, yeast, and straw. The taste is clove, lemon, spice, yeast, white grapes, and very faint alcohol phenols. The mouthfeel is light bodied, moderately carbonated (in mouthfeel, not in pour), and very smooth.

Not bad, but hardly complex. This beer is a beginner's Wit. There's nothing offensive, but there are also elements of a decent wit. For those looking to get into the style, it's definitely worth checking out.

Serving type: bottle

12-04-2011 03:40:37 | More by tdm168
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dwoolley1

New York

3/5  rDev -11.8%

12-01-2011 19:32:40 | More by dwoolley1
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rab53

Washington

3/5  rDev -11.8%

12-01-2011 07:27:50 | More by rab53
Partly Sunny from Ithaca Beer Company
78 out of 100 based on 190 ratings.