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Whitetail Wheat - Montana Brewing Company

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Whitetail Wheat
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13 Ratings
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Ratings: 13
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.69
pDev: 5.96%
Wants: 1
Gots: 2 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Montana Brewing Company visit their website
Montana, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Our most popular beer! An unfiltered wheat beer with notes of citrus and fruit and a clean yeast character. Served with a lemon.

16 IBU

(Beer added by: GClarkage on 06-23-2005)
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Ratings: 13 | Reviews: 6 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by pheggeseth:
Photo of pheggeseth
4.15/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Had on tap at the brewpub

A: cloudy yellowish gold color, spotty lacing

S: lemony citrus, bready yeast, slight pepper

T: lemony citrus, slight pepper, yeasty wheat, just like the smell

M: light, nice effervesense from the carbonation

D: crisp, tasty, not too complex, but still very drinkable

pheggeseth, Dec 29, 2007
More User Reviews:
Photo of LXIXME
3.25/5  rDev -11.9%

LXIXME, Jun 01, 2014
Photo of DuncanSimmons
3.46/5  rDev -6.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A credible, but not outstanding wheat. No lemon in the sample, although apparently served with one by the pint. Clean and refreshing taste, nice straw color, some citrus hints, appropriate head. Better than the strawberry wheat (too sweet, overly strawberry flavored) and leas interesting than their "Youngdunkel", both also sampled on tap.

DuncanSimmons, Aug 21, 2013
Photo of Johnny_Muir
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Johnny_Muir, Jan 08, 2014
Photo of objectivemonkey
3.68/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Into a pint glass, poured a straw yellow, slighly goldish, with a small head and cascading lacing not sticking to glass. Aroma is of banana and clove, pretty standard hefe. Taste is more or less the same, more emphasis on banana maybe. Mouth is smooth and then tingly. Overall, a real nice beer for a hot day that I'd surely drink again.

objectivemonkey, Jun 28, 2006
Photo of Gatorcon
4/5  rDev +8.4%

Gatorcon, Aug 30, 2014
Photo of Jaheeres13
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

Jaheeres13, Jul 30, 2014
Photo of champ103
3.7/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

A: Pours a golden color. A small white head forms and leaves some lace.
S: Orange, lemon, and clove. Sweet pale malts and bread.
T: Fruity orange and lemon again. A light peppery spice. Not very complex, but enjoyable.
M/D: A medium body but a little over carbonated. Easy and smooth to drink. I can session this with no problem.

Enjoyable is the word. Another good beer from this brewpub. Just not my favorite of the style.

champ103, Aug 31, 2009
Photo of GClarkage
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

06/20/05- Had on tap via samplers at the Montana Brewing Co. in Billings, MT.

Presentation- Two samplers in 4oz glasses.

Appearance- Light yellow coloring, a bit cloudy. Small head and light lacing.

Smell- Very fruity. Maybe some tropical fruit in the nose. Papaya or mango. Nice.

Taste- Mirror image of the scent. Lots of fruit flavors, maybe just a tad of banana. Maybe a tad bit of hops in the far background as well.

Mouthfeel- Medium to higher carbonation. Semi-creamy.

Drinkability- Good summer seasonal that I would get again when in Billings.

GClarkage, Jun 23, 2005
Photo of arff406
3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

arff406, Feb 15, 2012
Photo of harpus
3.5/5  rDev -5.1%

harpus, Jan 06, 2014
Photo of loren01
3.73/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Had on tap at MBC. Pours a straw yellow color, one finger width white foamy head. Beer is cloudy but not as cloudy as home Hefeweizen's I've had.
S: Smell is sweet and yeasty. Slight banana smell
T: You can taste the wheat, good banana/fruity flavors as well. Finishes with an alcohol taste.
M: Light to moderate carbonation
D: Easy drinking very refreshing beer. Served with lemon at the brewery but very flavorfull without.

loren01, Aug 19, 2006
Photo of tbone1384
3.75/5  rDev +1.6%

tbone1384, Nov 11, 2012
Whitetail Wheat from Montana Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.