Third Street Wheat | Golden Valley Brewery and Pub

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Brewed by:
Golden Valley Brewery and Pub
Oregon, United States
goldenvalleybrewery.com

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.70%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by RedDiamond on 09-09-2004

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Ratings:
6
Reviews:
3
Avg:
3.42
pDev:
9.94%
 
 
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Ratings: 6 |  Reviews: 3
Photo of fredmugs
3/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Boozecamel
3.25/5  rDev -5%

Photo of MikeDre
3.75/5  rDev +9.6%

Photo of SassyBootblack
3.88/5  rDev +13.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

On tap at the brewpub.

Appearance: Gold and hazy.

Smell: Some citrusy American hops.

Taste: Some bitterness and a loveley wheaty malt flavor, some mineral water.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied.

Overall: I'm all about yeast phenols and esters, so I have a fundamental problem with American style wheats, but this made me actually like the style for the first time in years. Well done.

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Photo of SurlyDuff
3/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

This is their "Very approachable American style wheat beer light in color with a crisp, clean, slightly lemony flavor".

Sits straw yellow in the pint glass with a lemon wedge impaled on the lip. Not much of a head, let alone lacing.

Dry sweetness of candied sugar, lemon, and a dry finish. I was also getting a slight seafood/oyster presense in this one, definilty an out-of-place twang of bitterness in here. By all means a drinkable brew, just gets boring kinda fast, and has something not quite right about it, maybe a bad batch?

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Photo of RedDiamond
3.45/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

This is Golden Valley’s lightest beer in nearly every measure. It is light bodied with a crisp wheat character, pale golden and clear. It began life at 1.044 OG and concludes with a very modest 3.7% ABV and 22 IBU.

Despite such casual parameters, Third Street Wheat is not excessively timid. True, it has no lace and a very faint head. But its flavor is not lacking, making it a very relaxed beer suited for food accompaniment, thirst quenching, or nutrient replenishment.

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Third Street Wheat from Golden Valley Brewery and Pub
3.42 out of 5 based on 6 ratings.
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