Sum'r Summer Ale | Uinta Brewing Company

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Uinta Brewing Company
Utah, United States
uintabrewing.com

Style: American Blonde Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.00%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
Citrusy and thirst-quenching, this refreshing golden ale is highlighted by the use of unique hops.

17 IBU

Added by Wasatch on 05-31-2009

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#44,010
Reviews:
81
Ratings:
355
pDev:
12.43%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
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7
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Photo of socon67
3.28/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of huthuty
4.03/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Looks like an American lager except just slightly more dark
Smell is bready with a hint of toast
Taste is sweet, bready, and very drinkable, not too unique but a perfectly fine beer.
Sidenote: I swear this used to have somewhat significant hops in it and evidently the recipe has changed as it's no longer "organic"

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Photo of Justinprintz
3.05/5  rDev -11.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of chubenzino
3.75/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of StArnoldFan
3.42/5  rDev -1.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Meh

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Photo of Dr_Fox
2.71/5  rDev -21.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

Photo of Darhawk
3.5/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of BeerTest
3.25/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Walnut
3.25/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of stevoj
3.09/5  rDev -10.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

From 2012. Sweet, citrusy lightweight summer brew. Pour is uneventful, no head and light golden straw color. Good refresher for a hot day. Aroma and taste a bit weak.

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Photo of vfgccp
3.16/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Griphon
3.53/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Harrison8
3.59/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Sum'r pours a nearly clear wheat with only a few particulates suspended to give the beer a slight haze. A foamy, bubbly white head rises quickly after a pour, and disappears nearly as quick. Good smattering of lacing left behind. Aroma is light and well-reserved with notes of citrus, pine, and pineapple. A sip opens up a spread of citrus, pine, and herbal hops with a biscuit, subtle malt background. Mouth feel stands in the middle ground between thick and heavy and light and watery. Specifically, it has a bubbly, filling feel. Overall, it's an alright brew without too much going on in any one category.

Served in a 12oz snifter.

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Photo of Squire
3.41/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Aqualad
4/5  rDev +15.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MaxBat
3.64/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

2 12 oz. bottles poured into beer glass. Regular pour produced two fingers of pure white head. Nice lacing. Color is cloudy and light golden. Smell is faint to medium with a touch of citrus. Feel is smooth and light, maybe a bit watery. Taste is light and delicious. A slice of lime squeezed in is a really nice touch.

Sum'r is a light tasting, blonde summer ale. Don't expect a rich, heavy taste here with lots of texture. Serve cold on a hot summer day and you'll find it's refreshing and pretty damn easy to drink. Drink this after cutting the grass or while fixing the roof and you may never drink cheap yard beer again.

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Photo of benloho
3.69/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Griggsy
3.5/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Dwinslow15
3.33/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of scottbrew4u
3.75/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of redbravo
3.37/5  rDev -2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of jaydoc
3.77/5  rDev +9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of MFMB
3.96/5  rDev +14.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Nyg
3.85/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Refreshing citrus light golden. Easy drinker. Good summer beer. Can put a bunch back

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Photo of OrestesMethuon
3.81/5  rDev +10.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

A true-blue summer blonde, excellently befitting the bottle's label-art: this is meant to quench and enlighten, hand over fist, as one quaffs suds in sweet recline, under the warm glow of an early-afternoon's estival orb. Buoyant, crystal-white head, that subsides quickly to tracings and lacings atop the golden puddle filling the twelve-ounce tulip. Really nice, if mild, lemon and herb-bush bouquet; sunny, sparkling flaxen glow. Easy-sipping, crisp, hint of pale-grainy sweetness; loads of herbaceousness from the hops, with only very mild bitter acids closing up the shop and cutting off any linger; very soft-bodied, clear mouth-feel; solid, though not especially powerful, effervescence.

Very session-minded; quite refreshing; great measured but thorough use of hops to create a blonde with just enough biting characteristics, but all around still subdued in all the right ways. Not the most exciting ale, but a nice six to throw in the cooler and chill on.

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Sum'r Summer Ale from Uinta Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.46 out of 5 with 355 ratings