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Harpoon Summer Beer - Harpoon Brewery & Beer Hall

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867 Ratings
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Ratings: 867
Reviews: 368
rAvg: 3.55
pDev: 13.52%
Wants: 20
Gots: 56 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Harpoon Brewery & Beer Hall visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Kölsch |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Harpoon Summer Beer is a beer brewed to be enjoyed with summertime activities. It is light, refreshing, and crisp.

28 IBU

(Beer added by: pezoids on 09-08-2001)
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DeFaz

Ohio

3.41/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: Pours a sizable and fluffy head. Some lacing lingers with a scent of bread, grain, and hops. A lot of people rave about the taste of this one, and my guess is that many of them are simply happy to find a "summer" beer without the typical flavors (fruit, wheat, yeast, etc.) and instead a beer with some dryness. Other than for the fact that it is a bit more thin than beers one might drink in the autumn months, there's nothing special here, and certainly nothing that makes me think this is an ideal beer to consume during warm summer months. Yes, it's "crisp" and on the lighter side, but it's just not that interesting. A decent example of a Kolsch and a decent summer beer--but not something I would consider purchasing again at $9.49/six pack.

Serving type: bottle

07-13-2013 04:59:35 | More by DeFaz
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Harpoon Summer Beer from Harpoon Brewery & Beer Hall
81 out of 100 based on 867 ratings.