American Craft Beer Wheat | Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery

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Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery
Minnesota, United States

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by feloniousmonk on 06-11-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 3
Photo of kbutler1
3.42/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Draft. Unfiltered wheat beer made for Craft Beer Week. Poured a cloudy orange/yellow color with a slight white head. Very minimal aroma coming from this one. Slight hops flavors combined with the wheaty flavors. Light and refreshing but overall just ok.

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Photo of Bighuge
3.27/5  rDev -6.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Murky looking body of burnt and dulled yellow. Very little head. Recedes to just a rimming of white quickly. Aroma is baked cinnamon bread, doughy and gooey, as a malt base. A little bit of spice on the nose in addition, but not much. Lacing is pretty sporadic. Flavor is so-so. American wheats aren't my favorite style, but this is a decent one. Not as much doughy feel to it on the palate. A little citrusy and spicy. Moderately carbonated and medium bodied. Good try here, but I'll take the fantastic Town Hall Hefe any day of the week over this as a summer drinker.

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Photo of feloniousmonk
3.83/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Brewed for American Craft Beer Week, a common recipe for an American Wheat Ale, brewed by brewpubs and breweries all over the U.S.A.

Very clouded, straw yellow, under a big head, that dies quickly.

Aroma: soft citrus, little hops, floral, barest hints of banana, and just a bit of spice.

Taste: big wheat flavor, smooth, excellent drinkability...some citrus and straw...a little tickle on the palate, then utter quaffability. Lemon and orange, with a little coriander, maybe clove...citrus and spice and smooth.

This doesn't taste quick like it did when I had it at the pub, but, then, for some reason, I've been sitting on this for 3 weeks, or so. Not something I do often. Still good, though, but not as good as when fresh.

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American Craft Beer Wheat from Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery
3.51 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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